The Best Chocolate Chip Recipe


by Emma Hartvickson – Staff Reporter

1 ¼ cup of all-purpose flour
½ teaspoon backing soda
¼ teaspoon of salt
½ cup of butter (room temperature)
¾ cup packed brown sugar
½ teaspoon of vanilla
One large egg
1-cup chocolate chips (Dark, semi-sweet, or milk) suggested: milk + semi-sweet
⦁ Mix all dry ingredients except sugar.
⦁ Mix in the butter, sugar and vanilla into the dry mix.
⦁ Add egg to the dry mix.
⦁ Beat slowly to incorporate, blend well.
⦁ Stir in chocolate chips.
⦁ Drop 2 tablespoon potions about 2 inches apart on baking sheet.
⦁ Bake @ 400 degrees for 6-7 minutes
⦁ Cookies will be pale in center.
⦁ Let cookies cool for 5 minutes, then transfer to rack.
This recipe is by Sunset Magazine, is probably one of the best cookie recipes. It makes about 18 cookies and after you make them, you can put them in the freezer and they will last for about 2-3 weeks. The simplicity of it is nice as well, It does not take too long so if you need any last minute desert plans these cookies are the answer. Switching up the combination of chocolate chips is good too. The combo of both semi-sweet and dark is good, but for milk chocolate lovers, adding all three types is great!

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