Salted Caramel is all the rage lately!  Here is a chocolate chip cookie that is updated with the sweet Milky Way Simply Caramel fun size candy bars and Sea Salt, of course!

Just one bite into this cookie will begin the revolution of flavor in your mouth.  There is Sea Salt on the interior candy itself, as well as sprinkled on top, so you are GUARANTEED to pull that salt into the caramel and enjoy the lacing of the flavors as you chew your favorite (soft) chocolate chip cookie.  

This cookie totally works.  It's my lab experiment - gone totally yummy. Now, because I can't give out samples,  you need to bake these right now, come back, post your review!! <3  And if you want doorstep service...

Step 1: The Recipe

Milky Way Salted Caramel Chocolate Chip Cookies
Yields 30+ cookies

Milky Way Simply Caramel Fun Size (3 of the Six Pack)
4c Flour
1t Baking Soda
1t Salt, Sea Salt Preferred
1.5c Unsalted Butter, Melted
2c Brown Sugar, Packed
1c Granulated Sugar
1T Vanilla Extract
2 Eggs
2 Egg Yolks
3c Semi-Sweet Chocolate Chips

Sift the flour with your salt and baking soda, set aside.  In a mixer - Cream together the melted butter, brown and granulated sugar.  Once incorporated, beat in the eggs, then vanilla.  After the wet ingredients are combined, add in your dry ingredients.  Mix until just combined and then add the chocolate chips, gently stir them in. 

Cut the milky way candies in half (fun size bars), dip them into sea salt to seal the open caramel end.  Take a ball of dough, just big enough to cover the half-mini-bar, add more dough if needed.  Roll into a ball and sprinkle the top with more sea salt.

Bake at 325 degrees for 17 minutes with 12 cookies per sheet/pan.  Let cool before transferring to a cooling rack.  For any further questions, just send me an email - SweetInsanityBakeShop@gmail.com  :)
I'm trying really hard not to look. Not to touch. Not to taste. But I'm losing on all counts. These cookies look absolutely delicious. Good luck in the contest. I'll bet the judges wish they could taste this entry!
lol! that would be an indicator, huh? :) well, i hope they make them! :D
How long do these cookies usually keep? I'm really interested in making a batch, and shipping them (travel time approximately one week).
generally, chocolate chip cookies are good until they go stale (which is less than a week if they aren't kept air-tight) but if you were to seal them nicely, I'm sure they would make the shipment. PLUS, once they've arrived, they will be eaten before they need to worry about storing or freezing them LOL. :D
Oh My freaking Gawds... if somebody can find a way to Veganize that, I will worship at their feet FOREVER.
My nephew and I made a double batch of these, because we like to share. We had coarse sea salt in the cupboard. 2 Tbsp of that in the coffee grinder was perfect, in our opinion. The recipients of the cookies voted unanimously thumbs up. <br> <br>Thanks for posting this one. It's a hit.
these look great
looks soooo good!
I used coarse ground sea salt when I made these tonight and got too much salt on the dough. Err on the side of caution when using the salt. You just want an interesting salty counterpoint to the overwhelming sweetness of the other ingredients. Not salty cookies like I made! Luckily I baked half of the batch first and tried them before proceeding. Now that I have the salt dialed in, these will be a new favorite for me! <br> <br>Thanks for sharing!!
I don't know, but the pictures of your cookies make me dream! My favorites!! :-)
Food porn........Mmmmmmmmmm.....
If you were in a hurry, you could use Pillsbury dough
These are really good with mini-snickers inside, too!
Made these for my parentals' anniversary, they loved 'em!
wow, i guess that was good timing! :D
These look fantastic, and not to hard to make either&hellip;nom nom nom nom
OMG!!!! what a delisious Idea!!!! Yumm!
Will definitely be making these cookies! They look so delicious!
These look <strong>SOO</strong> good
Honestly the best cookie I've ever had &lt;3
you are the sweetest! :D and i know that you're being honest because you have told me to trash certain cookies before LOL
I really want one of these right now!

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