Caramel Cashew Cookies Recipe

Caramel Cashew Cookies Recipe

How To Make Caramel Cashew Cookies

These cashew cookies combine the caramel flavor of toffee bits with toasted, salted cashew nuts, bringing a balance of sweet and salty.

Preparation: 30 minutes
Cooking: 30 minutes
Total: 1 hour



  • 1cupbutter,softened
  • 2cupslight-brown sugar,packed
  • 2large eggs
  • 2tspvanilla extract
  • cupswhole oats
  • 2cupsall-purpose flour
  • 1tspbaking powder
  • 1tspbaking soda
  • ½tspsalt
  • 1⅓cupstoffee bits
  • cupssalted cashew halves,toasted, chopped into small pieces


  1. Preheat oven to 375 degrees F. Butter a cookie sheet and set aside.

  2. In a food processor, grind oats for about 1 minute until nearly flour. Pour ground oats into a mixing bowl, add all-purpose flour, baking powder, baking soda, and salt. Whisk until well blended, set aside.

  3. In the bowl of an electric mixer, whip together butter and sugar for about 3 to 4 minutes until light and fluffy.

  4. Stir in eggs one at a time, then add vanilla. Slowly stir in flour mixture until well combined.

  5. Mix in toffee bits and cashew pieces. Round dough into cookie balls, about the size of a heaping tablespoon. Place on greased cookie sheet and bake dough for 9 minutes for softer cookies to 11 minutes for crisper cookies.

  6. Allow to cool several minutes on cookie sheet before transferring to a wire cooling rack.


  • Calories: 163.16kcal
  • Fat: 8.20g
  • Saturated Fat: 3.97g
  • Trans Fat: 0.19g
  • Monounsaturated Fat: 2.74g
  • Polyunsaturated Fat: 0.82g
  • Carbohydrates: 19.91g
  • Fiber: 1.15g
  • Sugar: 9.34g
  • Protein: 3.07g
  • Cholesterol: 23.12mg
  • Sodium: 70.74mg
  • Calcium: 22.90mg
  • Potassium: 84.17mg
  • Iron: 1.01mg
  • Vitamin A: 51.63µg
  • Vitamin C: 0.03mg
Share your thoughts and experiences with the Caramel Cashew Cookies Recipe in the Baking and Desserts forum section. Join the discussion and let us know how your cookies turned out!

Was this page helpful?

Chat Bubble Icon Share your own special recipe
Submit Your Own Recipe

Have your own special recipe to share? Submit Your Recipe Today!