Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cookies


‘Tis the season for pumpkin everything! These are one of my favorite desserts to make with pumpkin. They are soft, cake-like, and absolutely delicious. 


1 cup pumpkin

1 cup sugar 

1/2 cup safflower oil

1 egg

2 cup whole wheat pastry flour

2 tsp baking powder

1 tsp baking soda

2 tsp cinnamon

1/2 tsp salt

1 tsp milk 

1 tbsp vanilla

2 cup chocolate chips


  1. In a large bowl, combine the pumpkin, sugar, oil, and egg. Mix well.
  2. In a separate bowl, combine the flour, baking powder, spices and salt. 
  3. Put the milk in a small bowl and dissolve the baking soda in the milk and stir into the pumpkin mixture. 
  4. Add flour mixture to pumpkin mixture and stir until combined.
  5. Add the vanilla and the chocolate chips and mix well. 

Bake at 350 degrees F for 10 minutes or until lightly browned.