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.
- 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 your oven to 350°F (180°C).
- In a small bowl, mix the flour and baking soda; set aside.
- In a large mixing bowl, cream together the butter, granulated sugar, and brown sugar until the mixture is light and fluffy.
- Beat in the salt, vanilla extract, and eggs until the mixture is well blended.
- Gradually add the dry ingredients to the wet ingredients and mix until the dough is formed.
- Stir in the chocolate chips.
- Drop rounded tablespoons of cookie dough onto ungreased baking sheets.
- Bake in the preheated oven for 10 to 12 minutes or until the edges are golden but the centers are still soft.
- 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!