Chewy Chocolate Chip Cookies



Chewy Chocolate Chip Cookies

Chocolate chip cookies are a timeless classic, and there’s nothing quite like a batch of homemade chewy chocolate chip cookies. These cookies are the perfect combination of soft, gooey, and loaded with chocolate chips. Whether you’re baking them for a special occasion or just to satisfy your sweet tooth, these cookies are a crowd-pleaser.

Ingredients

  • 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

Instructions

  1. Preheat your oven to 350°F (180°C).
  2. In a small bowl, mix the flour and baking soda; set aside.
  3. In a large mixing bowl, cream together the butter, granulated sugar, and brown sugar until the mixture is light and fluffy.
  4. Beat in the salt, vanilla extract, and eggs until the mixture is well blended.
  5. Gradually add the dry ingredients to the wet ingredients and mix until the dough is formed.
  6. Stir in the chocolate chips.
  7. Drop rounded tablespoons of cookie dough onto ungreased baking sheets.
  8. Bake in the preheated oven for 10 to 12 minutes or until the edges are golden but the centers are still soft.
  9. Allow the cookies to cool on the baking sheets for a few minutes before transferring them to wire racks to cool completely.

Preparation Time: 15 minutes

Yield: 36 cookies

These chewy chocolate chip cookies are a delightful treat for any occasion. Enjoy them with a glass of milk or on their own!

Nutrition information: (per serving) Calories: 150, Total Fat: 7g, Cholesterol: 20mg, Sodium: 75mg, Total Carbohydrates: 21g, Sugars: 14g, Protein: 2g

Baking a batch of these chewy chocolate chip cookies is not just about making a delicious treat; it’s about creating wonderful memories. The aroma of freshly baked cookies filling your kitchen is something that can’t be beaten. Whether you’re sharing them with friends or indulging in some self-care, these cookies are sure to bring a smile to your face. So, gather your ingredients and let’s bake up some happiness!