Best Big, Fat, Chewy Chocolate Chip Cookie
These cookies are the pinnacle of perfection! If you want a big, fat, chewy cookie like the kind you see at bakeries and specialty shops, then these are the cookies for you!
- Serves: 1 person
- 2cups all-purpose flour
- ½teaspoon baking soda
- ½teaspoon salt
- ¾cup unsalted butter, melted
- 1cup packed brown sugar
- ½cup white sugar
- 1tablespoon vanilla extract
- 1egg yolk
- 2cups semisweet chocolate chips
Step 1Preheat the oven to 325 degrees F (165 degrees C). Grease cookie sheets or line with parchment paper.
Step 2Sift together the flour, baking soda and salt; set aside.
Step 3In a medium bowl, cream together the melted butter, brown sugar and white sugar until well blended. Beat in the vanilla, egg, and egg yolk until light and creamy. Mix in the sifted ingredients until just blended. Stir in the chocolate chips by hand using a wooden spoon. Drop cookie dough 1/4 cup at a time onto the prepared cookie sheets. Cookies should be about 3 inches apart.
Step 4Bake for 15 to 17 minutes in the preheated oven, or until the edges are lightly toasted. Cool on baking sheets for a few minutes before transferring to wire racks to cool completely.