Deliciously chewy chocolate chip cookies

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Deliciously chewy chocolate chip cookies
Prep Time:
10 mins
Cook Time:
30 mins
Total Time:
40mins
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Recipe by Administrator
Published on April 06, 2024

These classic chocolate chip cookies are the perfect combination of chewy and crispy, with just the right amount of gooey chocolate chips. They're easy to make and even easier to eat!

Ingredients

  • 2 1/4 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1/2 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1 cup unsalted butter, softened
  • 1/2 cup granulated sugar
  • 1 cup packed brown sugar
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 2 large eggs
  • 2 cups semisweet chocolate chips

Directions

  1. Preheat oven to 350°F.
  2. In a small bowl, combine flour and baking soda. Set aside.
  3. In a large bowl, cream together butter, granulated sugar, brown sugar, and vanilla until smooth.
  4. Beat in eggs one at a time, then stir in flour mixture.
  5. Fold in chocolate chips.
  6. Drop rounded tablespoons of dough onto ungreased cookie sheets.
  7. Bake for 10-12 minutes or until edges are golden brown.
  8. Cool on wire racks before serving.

Interesting Facts

  • Chocolate chip cookies were invented in the 1930s by Ruth Graves Wakefield at the Toll House Inn in Massachusetts.
  • In 1987, chocolate chip cookies were declared the official state cookie of Massachusetts.
  • The world's largest chocolate chip cookie weighed over 40,000 pounds and was made in 2003 in Massachusetts.