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Classic Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe

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Looking for a basic chocolate cookie recipe that is great for beginners? Check out this Classic Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe!

Ingredients

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  • 1 cup butter, softened
  • 1/2 cup white sugar
  • 11/2 cups brown sugar
  • 2 eggs
  • 21/2 teaspoons vanilla extract
  • 21/2 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1 teaspoon baking soda
  • 2 cups semi-sweet chocolate chips

Instructions

  1. Preheat the oven to 350-degrees.
  2. Cream together the butter and sugars in a large mixing bowl.
  3. Beat in the eggs and vanilla.
  4. Sift in the flour, salt, baking powder and soda and mix well.
  5. Fold in the chocolate chips.
  6. Drop by rounded tablespoonfuls onto an ungreased cookie sheet.
  7. Bake for 9-10 minutes.until the edges are light brown. Remove to a cookie rack to cool
  8. Makes 2 dozen cookies.