Five Ingredient Fridays – Nutella Cookies


For this Five Ingredient Friday we’re going sweet with a super easy 5 Ingredient Nutella Cookie! These were obviously super easy to make, tasted so good, and they have this great chewy texture and the sea salt really brings out the hazelnuty chocolate taste of the Nutella, all around an amazing cookie. I don’t know if you’ll love me or hate me for posting this recipe, because if you can make it through a day without these cookies being gone, all power to you (haha).

Easy Nutella Cookies


Yum, yum, yum!






Easy Nutella Cookies with Sea Salt
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Recipe type: Cookies
Serves: 24
  • 1. 1 Cup Nutella
  • 2. ¾ Cup Flour
  • 3. 3 Tbs Brown Sugar
  • 4. 1 egg
  • 5. 1-2 Tbs sea salt
  1. Combine the flour, brown sugar and egg in a bowl, add the nutella in and combine really well (this will take a little muscle to incorporate everything, I use my hands if a spoon doesn't work).
  2. Lay out a piece of plastic wrap, shape contents of the nutella cookie batter into a log shape and wrap up in plastic and put in the freezer for 10-15 minutes.
  3. Preheat oven to 350 and line a baking sheet with parchment paper. Take roll of cookie dough out of the freezer and with a sharp knife cut 24-30 slices. Lay slices about an inch apart. Bake for 10 minutes and then remove from oven. Sprinkle sea salt on top of cookies, and allow to cool for half an hour, then enjoy and watch them disappear!
Recipe adapted from Easy 5-Ingredient Fudgy Nutella Cookies with Sea Salt from the Ambitious Kitchen Blog

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  • Tea

    These look so good!

    • Sweetphi

      Were they ever!! They didn’t even last a full day! Super easy to make and delicious :)

  • Cyndi

    I don’t think these would last long around my house!

    • Sweetphi

      They disappeared at my house Cyndi! Just poof, gone (I may have been a major culprit lol)

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  • Lindsay

    My fiance is a Nutella fiend! I think these will definitely be making an appearance on the holiday cookie platter.

    • Sweetphi

      What I love about these cookies is that there are so few ingredients, they’re so easy to make, and anyone who loves Nutella will absolutely love these! They didn’t last very long in my house…I’ll admit…I’m the Nutella fiend in my household lol!

  • mindy cole

    I will be trying these my daughter loves Nutella

    • Sweetphi

      Your daughter will LOVE these then, they are all the amazing flavors of nutella in a cookie!

  • Toni Porter

    I’ll definitely be making these for a Christmas cookie assortment! My entire extended family is crazy for anything Nutella.

  • Addie F.

    5 ingredients! Nutella! Sea salt! These sound like absolute perfection. I’m going to have to try them, my boyfriend will love them. Thanks for such a great recipe!

    • Sweetphi

      Thanks for the comment Addie, I think your boyfriend will definitely love these-they disapeared when I made them in my house, my husband loved them and he’s not even that big of a nutella fanatic as I am!

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