Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cookies

by: Mrs. White (2nd Grade Teacher)

Neither of my kids like pumpkin but they love these cookies. They are always requested during the fall and winter months. 

Source: I got this recipe from my college roommate. Her mother would make them and send them to us.


1/2 cup of butter
1 1/2 cups of sugar
1 egg
1 cup of canned pumpkin
1 tsp of vanilla
2 1/2 cups of flour
1 tsp baking powder
1 tsp baking soda
1/2 tsp of salt
1 tsp of nutmeg
1 tsp cinnamon
1 1/2 cups of chocolate chips

Recipe Steps

  1. Cream butter and sugar
  2. Beat in egg, pumpkin, and vanilla
  3. In a separate bowl, mix and sift dry ingredients
  4. Add dry ingredients to the creamed mixture and mix well
  5. Add chocolate chips
  6. Drop rounded spoonfuls on a well greased cookie sheet
  7. Bake at 350 for 15 minutes