Best Big Fat Chewy Chocolate Chip Cookies

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Jayne Hartley

By
@jaynefontayne

I got this from a friend, who is on a neverending quest for the best chocolate chip cookies. I think she hit it with these ones.

Rating:

★★★★★ 21 votes

Comments:
Cook:
15 Min

Ingredients

  • 2 c
    all purpose flour
  • 1/2 tsp
    baking soda
  • 1/2 tsp
    salt
  • 3/4 c
    unsalted butter, melted
  • 1 c
    packed brown sugar
  • 1/2 c
    white sugar
  • 1 Tbsp
    vanilla
  • 1
    egg
  • 1
    egg yolk
  • 2 c
    semi-sweet chocolate chips

How to Make Best Big Fat Chewy Chocolate Chip Cookies

Step-by-Step

  1. Preheat the oven to 325?F. Grease cookie sheets or line with parchment paper.
  2. Sift together the flour, baking soda and salt; set aside.
  3. In a medium bowl, cream together the melted butter, brown sugar and white sugar until well blended. Beat in the vanilla, egg and egg yolk until light and creamy. Mix in the sifted ingredients until just blended. Stir in the chocolate chips by hand using a wooden spoon. Drop cookie dough ¼ cup at a time onto the prepared cookie sheets. Cookies should be about 3 inches apart.
  4. Bake for 15-17 minutes in the preheated oven, or until the edges are lightly toasted. Cool on baking sheets for a few minutes before transferring to wire racks to cool completely.

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About Best Big Fat Chewy Chocolate Chip Cookies

Course/Dish: Cookies, Chocolate
Other Tag: Quick & Easy




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