Classic Chocolate Chip Cookies
Classic Chocolate Chip Cookies: A Taste of Nostalgia
Chocolate chip cookies are the epitome of comfort food, evoking warm memories of childhood and filling the air with the irresistible aroma of freshly baked treats. These Classic Chocolate Chip Cookies are no exception, and they’re sure to become a staple in your baking repertoire.
- 2 1/4 cups all-purpose flour
- 1/2 teaspoon baking soda
- 1 cup unsalted butter, at 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 (175°C). Line baking sheets with parchment paper.
- In a small bowl, whisk together the flour and baking soda, and set it aside.
- In a large mixing bowl, cream together the butter, granulated sugar, brown sugar, and salt until the mixture is light and fluffy.
- Beat in the vanilla extract and eggs, one at a time, until well combined.
- Gradually add the dry ingredients to the wet ingredients, mixing until just combined.
- Stir in the chocolate chips.
- Drop rounded tablespoons of cookie dough onto the prepared baking sheets, spacing them about 2 inches apart.
- Bake in the preheated oven 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 sheets for a few minutes before transferring them to a wire rack to cool completely.
- Enjoy your Classic Chocolate Chip Cookies with a glass of cold milk or your favorite hot beverage!
Prep Time: 15 minutes
Yield: 36 cookies
These Classic Chocolate Chip Cookies are the perfect blend of crispy edges and chewy centers, with a generous amount of chocolate chips in every bite. They’re a timeless favorite for a reason!
Nutritional information per serving (1 cookie): Calories 150 | Total Fat 8g | Saturated Fat 5g | Cholesterol 25mg | Sodium 75mg | Total Carbohydrates 19g | Dietary Fiber 1g | Sugars 13g | Protein 1g
Classic Chocolate Chip Cookies are not just a dessert; they’re a piece of nostalgia and a delightful treat for any occasion. Whether you’re baking them for a family gathering or simply satisfying your sweet tooth, these cookies are sure to bring joy to every bite. So, grab your apron, preheat that oven, and get ready to create your own delicious memories with these Classic Chocolate Chip Cookies.