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Two pumpkin white chocolate chip cookies on a wooden board.
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5 from 2 votes

Chewy Pumpkin White Chocolate Chip Cookies

These chewy pumpkin white chocolate chip cookies are the best cookies you'll have this fall season! The cookies are chewy, soft, pumpkin cookies with slightly crispy edges - and not cakey!
Prep Time10 mins
Cook Time13 mins
Servings: 18
Calories: 188kcal


  • 1/2 cup butter
  • 2/3 cup brown sugar
  • 1/3 cup white sugar
  • 1 large egg yolk
  • 1 tsp vanilla extract
  • 1/3 cup canned pumpkin puree (not pumpkin pie filling)
  • 1 1/2 cups flour
  • 1/2 tsp salt
  • 1/2 tsp baking soda
  • 1/2 tsp cinnamon
  • 1 tsp pumpkin pie spice
  • 1 cup white chocolate chips (or chunks, or regular chocolate chips)


  • Melt your butter in the microwave for about 40 seconds (it won’t be fully melted)
  • Cream together the butter and sugars for about two minutes till light and creamy.
  • Add in the egg yolk, vanilla, and pumpkin purée. Stir till just combined.
  • Stir in the baking soda, salt, flour, cinnamon, and pumpkin pie spice.
  • Fold in the white chocolate chips.
  • Cover the dough and refrigerate for one hour, up to overnight.
  • Preheat the oven to 350 degrees.
  • Scoop the cookie dough into 2-2.5TBS sized balls. Roll into balls and place on a lined cookie sheet.
  • Slightly flatten each cookie dough ball.
  • Place pan into the oven and bake for 12-14 minutes, until cookies look set in the edges and mostly set in the middle.
  • Allow cookies to rest on the cookie sheet for another 3 to 4 minutes as they continue cooking on the pan.
  • Place a few extra white chocolate chips on the top of each cookie for looks, if desired.
  • Remove from pan to a cooling rack and cool completely.


Calories: 188kcal | Carbohydrates: 26g | Protein: 2g | Fat: 9g | Saturated Fat: 5g | Cholesterol: 26mg | Sodium: 157mg | Potassium: 60mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 18g | Vitamin A: 880IU | Vitamin C: 1mg | Calcium: 34mg | Iron: 1mg