Chocolate Malted Whopper Drops -Tuesdays with Dorie

As you read this, we will be battling jet lag driving to Southern England, Wimborne area, to stay with our dear British friends. We plan on doing lots of day trips, going to antique stores to find some cool props for my food photography, having pub lunches and taking lots of photos. If I could, I would have take these Chocolate Malted Whopper Drops with me, that is, if there had been any left. They went as fast as the Chunky Peanut Butter Oatmeal and Chocolate Chip ones from last Tuesday’s post. Rachel of Tangerine Tart chose this triple chocolate cookie loaded with chopped malted milk balls. Another great cookie from Dorie’s book, “Baking From My Home to Yours.”After gathering all of my ingredients, the cookie dough came together in minutes. One of the secrets about baking these cookies is the rotation of the two pans from top to bottom and from back to front after half the baking time. By doing this, you are assured that the cookies bake evenly. The cookies freeze well if you have any left, but also keep 3 or 4 days in a tightly covered container. Check out all the TWD posts on this little gem of a cookie. Rachel has the recipe on her blog.


  1. Lori
    September 9, 2008 / 9:29 am

    have a fun trip! your cookies look great….

  2. Engineer Baker
    September 9, 2008 / 11:25 am

    Freeze well? Bah, never had that problem 🙂 Enjoy your day tripping!

  3. chocolatechic
    September 9, 2008 / 12:35 pm

    I love your staging of your photos.

  4. Christine
    September 9, 2008 / 2:04 pm

    Have a wonderful trip. Sounds like you are going to be having tons of fun! Your cookies look delicious!

  5. Teanna
    September 9, 2008 / 3:02 pm

    Glad they were a hit! Have fun on your travels!

  6. Anonymous
    September 9, 2008 / 3:14 pm

    Super yummy looking. So small and round.

  7. Susie Homemaker
    September 9, 2008 / 3:37 pm

    These look great!!

  8. The DeL Sisters
    September 9, 2008 / 5:14 pm

    Love your pictures!I hope you get caught up on your sleep!

  9. Pamela
    September 9, 2008 / 5:49 pm

    Mmmmm…they look delectable! Hope you have a great time in England!

  10. LyB
    September 9, 2008 / 5:59 pm

    Oooh, they look delicious! I love the crushed Whopper on top, cute! 🙂

  11. Heather B
    September 10, 2008 / 12:12 am

    Have a great trip! Cookies look delicious!

  12. The Food Librarian
    September 10, 2008 / 12:56 am

    I love these! They look grand with the whopper topping!

    September 10, 2008 / 2:37 am

    I love your pics! Good job on the cookies.

  14. Mevrouw Cupcake
    September 10, 2008 / 11:54 am

    Nice to hear that you’re on this side of the pond, hope you’re having a fabulous time! Your cookies look great!

  15. Erin
    September 10, 2008 / 7:05 pm

    These cookies look fabulous! Your pictures are great!

  16. Maria
    September 10, 2008 / 7:36 pm

    Great photos and cookies! Have fun traveling!

  17. Andreea
    September 11, 2008 / 7:06 pm

    oh sinfully delicious :)plus some more good news (hint, hint)

  18. Jude
    September 12, 2008 / 5:14 am

    Beautiful pictures. I’m going to start randomly throwing in whoppers in anything I bake from now on.

  19. Nina Timm
    September 16, 2008 / 1:43 pm

    I made these cookies too. My family thought it was delicious, but I like a more crispy cookie and these were not! Lovely photos as usual.

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