The Perfect Classic Chocolate Chip Cookies

Indulge in the perfect classic chocolate chip cookies with this foolproof recipe by Elizabeth Rodriguez. These cookies boast a delightful balance of crispy edges and a chewy center, making them an irresistible treat for any occasion.


  • 2 1/4 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1/2 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1 cup unsalted butter, room temperature
  • 1/2 cup granulated sugar
  • 1 cup packed light-brown sugar
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 2 teaspoons pure vanilla extract
  • 2 large eggs
  • 2 cups semisweet and/or milk chocolate chips


  1. Preheat the oven to 375°F (190°C). Line a baking sheet with parchment paper.
  2. In a medium bowl, whisk together the flour and baking soda. Set aside.
  3. In a large bowl, beat together the butter, granulated sugar, brown sugar, and salt until light and fluffy.
  4. Add the vanilla extract and eggs, one at a time, beating well after each addition.
  5. Gradually add the flour mixture to the wet ingredients, mixing until just combined.
  6. Stir in the chocolate chips until evenly distributed throughout the dough.
  7. Drop rounded tablespoons of dough onto the prepared baking sheet, spacing them about 2 inches apart.
  8. Bake for 10-12 minutes, or until the edges are golden brown but the centers are still soft.
  9. Allow the cookies to cool on the baking sheet for 5 minutes before transferring them to a wire rack to cool completely.

Prep Time: 15 minutes | Cook Time: 10 minutes | Total Time: 25 minutes

Yield: 24 cookies

Enjoy the perfect classic chocolate chip cookies with a glass of milk or share them with friends and family. These cookies are sure to become a staple in your baking repertoire, bringing joy with every delicious bite.

Nutritional Information (per serving): 150 calories, 2g protein, 20g carbohydrates, 1g fiber, 12g sugar, 7g fat, 4g saturated fat, 0g trans fat, 20mg cholesterol, 100mg sodium

Whether you’re a seasoned baker or a novice in the kitchen, this recipe guarantees success in creating the perfect classic chocolate chip cookies. Elevate your baking game and treat yourself to these delectable homemade delights.

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