Nutella Dream Cookies

These chocolate chocolate chip hazelnut cookies are filled with Nutella.

adapted from Kirbie's Cravings

Nutella Dream Cookies

About This Recipe

Yield:18 cookies
Active time:30 minutes
Total time:1 hour 45 minutes (includes chilling cookies)
This recipe appears in: Cookie Monster: Nutella Dream Cookies


  • 2 cups plus one tablespoon all purpose flour
  • 1 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon kosher salt
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 2 sticks unsalted butter, at room temperature
  • 2 eggs
  • 1/2 cup unsweetened cocoa powder
  • 1/2 cup roughly chopped hazlenuts
  • 1/2 cup semi-sweet chocolate chips
  • 1/2 cup Nutella


  1. 1

    Line 2 baking sheets with parchment paper.

  2. 2

    In a medium bowl, whisk together flour, baking powder, and salt.

  3. 3

    In a large bowl, beat together butter and sugar with an electric mixture until fluffy, about 3 minutes. Beat in eggs. Add cocoa powder and beat until fully incorporated.

  4. 4

    Mix in flour mixture until well combined. Stir in hazelnuts and chocolate chips.

  5. 5

    Take two tablespoons of dough and form into a ball. Repeat with remaining dough.

  6. 6

    Press a large indent into center of ball and fill with about 1/2 tablespoon of Nutella. Crimp dough on top to seal in Nutella then roll dough gently in your hands to recreate the ball shape. Repeat with remaining dough.

  7. 7

    Cover cookies and chill in refrigerator for one hour.

  8. 8

    Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Bake cookies until beginning to look dry and cracked on top (Nutella will be viscous in the center), 15 minutes.


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