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12 Days of Cookies 2017: Sea Salt Caramel Chocolate Chip

In this installment of 12 Days of Cookies on Twin Cities Live, Elizabeth goes behind the counter of the adorable T-Rex Cookie & Café in Minneapolis with owner Tina Rexing to make perfectly sweet and salty cookies using Land O'Lakes® Unsalted Butter. They’re chocolate chip cookies loaded with caramel and topped with flaky sea salt. 
 
12 Days of Cookies is presented by Land O'Lakes. For more recipes, be sure to visit www.landolakes.com. And this year, Land O'Lakes is highlighting some classics like Best Ever Oatmeal Cookies and Classic Peanut Butter – you can find those recipes here.
 
Sea Salt Caramel Chocolate Chip Cookies
From Tina Rexing of T-Rex Cookie & Café
 
Ingredients: 
  • 2 Cups Brown Sugar
  • 1 Cup White Sugar
  • 3 sticks Land O'Lakes® Salted Butter, melted
  • 3 Eggs
  • *Beat until fluffy*
  • 4 1/2 Cups All Purpose Flour
  • 1 tsp Baking Soda
  • *SIFT*
  • Add dry ingredients to butter & egg mixture
  • Add 1 Cup Chocolate Chips
  • Add 1 Cup Kraft Caramel Bits
Scoop into evenly sized balls, flatten the tops and sprinkle with Flake Sea Salt (or Maldon Salt). 
 
Bake at 350 degrees for 8-10 minutes.  Allow to rest 5 minutes on baking sheet before moving to cooling racks.