Chocolate Orange Mascarpone Cookies

Chocolate Orange Mascarpone Cookies

Chocolate Orange Mascarpone Cookies

Ingredients

  • ½ cup coconut oil, room temperature
  • 3oz mascarpone cheese
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 3 tbsp orange juice
  • Zest of 1 orange
  • ½ tsp vanilla extract
  • 2 egg yolks
  • 2 cups all-purpose flour
  • ½ cup dark chocolate chips or dark chocolate bar chopped into chunks

Instructions

  1. Preheat your oven to 325 degrees and grease a cookie sheet.
  2. Place coconut oil, mascarpone cheese, sugar, orange juice, zest, vanilla, and egg yolks into a stand mixer or large bowl.
  3. Mix (or use electric mixer) on low until well-combined.
  4. Add in flour slowly while mixer is on.
  5. Stop mixing when well-combined. Using a rubber spatula, fold in chocolate chips/chunks.
  6. Using an ice cream scoop, scoop dough onto cookie sheet and place 1½ inches apart.
  7. Bake for 10-15 minutes.