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