HOW TO MAKE THE PERFECT CHOCOLATE CHIP COOKIES

Chocolate chip cookies are a go-to favorite after-school treat. Watch and learn to find out the answer to creating your perfect chocolate chip cookies. Making the perfect chocolate chip cookies has never been easier! I go ga-ga for soft chewy chocolate chip cookies. How do you like your chocolate chip cookies? Soft and chewy, thin and crisp, or cakey?

Thin and Crisp Chocolate Chip Cookies
Yield: about 3 dozen

2-1/4 cups all-purpose flour
1/2 teaspoon baking soda
1-1/4 cups (2-1/2 sticks) unsalted butter, room temperature
1-1/4 cups granulated sugar
3/4 cup packed light-brown sugar
1 teaspoon salt
2 teaspoons pure vanilla extract
2 large eggs
2 cups (about 12 ounces) semisweet and/or milk chocolate chips

*** For directions please watch the video. Bake until cookies are golden brown 12 to 15 minutes. Remove from oven, and let cool on baking sheet 1 to 2 minutes.

Soft and Chewy Chocolate Chip Cookies
Yield: about 3 dozen

2-1/4 cups all-purpose flour
1/2 teaspoon baking soda
1 cup (2 sticks) 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 (about 12 ounces) semisweet and/or milk chocolate chips

*** For directions please watch the video. Bake until cookies are golden around the edges, but still soft in the center, 8 to 10 minutes.

Cakey Chocolate Chip Cookies 
Yield: about 3 dozen

2-1/4 cups all-purpose flour
1/2 teaspoon baking soda
14 Tablespoons (1-3/4 sticks) unsalted butter, room temperature
3/4 cup granulated sugar
1/4 cup packed light-brown sugar
1 teaspoon salt
2 teaspoons pure vanilla extract
2 large eggs
2 cups (about 12 ounces) semisweet and/or milk chocolate chips

*** For directions please watch the video. Bake until cookies are golden around the edges and set in the center, 10 to 12 minutes.

Want more cookie recipes? Try these…

Thousand-Layer Chocolate Chip Cookies
Whole-Wheat Chocolate Chip Cookies
Chocolate-Covered Sandwich Cookies with Dulce de Leche (Alfajores)
Whole-Wheat Almond-Butter Sandwich Cookies
Whole-Wheat Bars with Raspberry Jam
Homemade Oreos