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Toffee Cranberry Crisps Recipe
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I've had more friends request this recipe than any other cookie recipe I have. The combination of cranberries, chocolate chips and toffee bits is wonderful. —Ann Quaerna, Lake Geneva, Wisconsin
TOTAL TIME: Prep: 15 min. + chilling Bake: 10 min./batch
MAKES:66 servings
TOTAL TIME: Prep: 15 min. + chilling Bake: 10 min./batch
MAKES: 66 servings

Ingredients

  • 1 cup butter, softened
  • 3/4 cup sugar
  • 3/4 cup packed brown sugar
  • 1 large egg
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1-1/2 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1-1/2 cups quick-cooking oats
  • 1 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1 cup dried cranberries
  • 1 cup miniature semisweet chocolate chips
  • 1 cup milk chocolate English toffee bits

Nutritional Facts

1 cookie: 98 calories, 5g fat (3g saturated fat), 12mg cholesterol, 71mg sodium, 13g carbohydrate (10g sugars, 0g fiber), 1g protein .

Directions

  1. In a large bowl, cream butter and sugars until light and fluffy. Beat in egg and vanilla. Combine the flour, oats, baking soda and salt; gradually add to creamed mixture and mix well. Stir in the cranberries, chocolate chips and toffee bits.
  2. Shape into three 12-in. logs; wrap each in plastic wrap. Refrigerate for 2 hours or until firm. Unwrap and cut into 1/2-in. slices. Place 2 in. apart on lightly greased baking sheets.
  3. Bake at 350° for 8-10 minutes or until golden brown. Remove to wire racks to cool. Yield: 5-1/2 dozen.
Originally published as Toffee Cranberry Crisps in Best of Country Cookies 1999, p94


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nilouve 31866
Reviewed Jun. 2, 2013

"Even after refrigerating for the two hours, my logs turned out too soft to just slice and place. I ended up making one inch balls instead but they still turned out fine. I just won't bother refrigerating next time but will just place on parchment, by the tablespoonful.

Excellent taste althought I believe I will omit the chocolate chips next time and I did use plain Skors bits."

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nilouve 71772
Reviewed Jun. 2, 2013

"Even after refrigerating for the two hours, my logs turned out too soft to just slice and place. I ended up making one inch balls instead but they still turned out fine. I just won't bother refrigerating next time but will just place on parchment, by the tablespoonful.

Excellent taste althoug I believe I will omit the chocolate chips next time and I did use plain Skors bits."

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grandmaconnie 203800
Reviewed May. 26, 2013

"I did not care for this recipe and will not make it again. I think there are too many flavors (cranberries, chocolate chips and toffee) for any one flavor to stand out. I am glad others like it."

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oeg1kallee 31861
Reviewed Apr. 15, 2013

"a definate keeper. I noticed someone said the cookies were chewy- it depends on when you take thm out of the oven. I left them intill golden all over- and they were crisp and buttery. 2 minutes earlier would have given a chewy texture. I only had 1/2 c chocolate chips o hand- and it was great. A great crisp, buttery cookie"

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NevadaRose 33095
Reviewed Feb. 3, 2013

"Nice combination of sweet and tart. Think next time I may add half again as much cranberries. However this is definitely a keeper!"

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dogcat_8 44685
Reviewed Jan. 27, 2013

"This cookie had a unique combo of ingredients which is what my family loved. I didn't have the time to roll the dough into logs and refrigerate it, so I just scooped it right from the mixing bowl onto the cookie sheet. Parchment paper is a must for this cookie and with it, they didn't stick at all! The cookies turned out just fine without refrigerating them first. The only thing I changed was the amount of the cranberries, choc chips, and toffee bits. I didn't think the batter could hold a cup of each, so I did a half cup instead, which was just fine. I will definitely make again!"

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MScronce 80044
Reviewed Jan. 7, 2013

"will be making this one again-used Crasins for dried cranberries"

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MScronce 102068
Reviewed Jan. 7, 2013

"very easy to make-I used Crasins for the dried cranberries--will be making them again"

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Mamabee62 33093
Reviewed Dec. 23, 2012

"Delicious flavour; I too used plain toffee bits. I think the chocolate ones would provide too much chocolate. I didn't believe that 1/2" thickness was right - seemed very thick for a fridge cookie. However, cutting thinner makes for a very thin, lacy cookie that falls apart - these really spread out as they bake. Perhaps I greased my sheets too much. I also found that I had to let them cool a minute or too on the sheet before I could remove them without them falling apart. Too long, however, they stick to the sheet. In spite of this, I would make these again for the flavour. They will be on our Christmas board this year and, I'm sure, be appreciated."

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Countrypatty 80043
Reviewed Dec. 22, 2012

"Delicious and easy recipe. I used dried cherries rather than the cranberries and they were a big hit."

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