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the best chocolate chip cookies

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Recipe by
Linda Mitchell
Ocean City, MD

I've made these chocolate chip cookies for years and they are the best i have ever tasted. Who doesn't like a chocolate chip cookie? Bet you can't eat just one.

(1 rating)
yield serving(s)
prep time 20 Min
cook time 10 Min

Ingredients For the best chocolate chip cookies

  • 3/4 c
    buttered flavored crisco
  • 1 1/4 c
    light brown sugar firmly packed
  • 2 Tbsp
  • 1
  • 1 3/4 c
    all purpose flour
  • 1 tsp
  • 3/4 tsp
    baking soda
  • 1 c
    simi-sweet chocolate chips
  • 1 c
    coarsley chopped peacans
  • 1 Tbsp
    vanilla extract

How To Make the best chocolate chip cookies

  • 1
    Heat oven to 375 degrees Combine shortening, light brown sugar, milk, and vanilla in a large bowl.
  • 2
    Beat at medium speed of electric mixer until well blended. Beat egg into mixture.
  • 3
    Combine flour, salt, and baking soda. Mix into creamed mixture. Stir in chocolate chips and peacans. *if you don't want to use nuts add an additional cup of chocolate chips.
  • 4
    Bake one baking sheet at a time 375 degrees for 8 to 10 minutes. or 11 to 13 minutes for a crisp cookie. Donot over bake. remove cookies to foil to cool. Makes about 3 dozen.

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