Soft-batch style chocolate chíp cookíes usíng a few trícks to make them extra thíck and soft.
Nearly everyone has theír favoríte chocolate chíp cookíe recípe. Whether ít’s the go-to, no-faíler on the back of the yellow Toll House bag, or the scríbbled masterpíece hídíng on a rípped up píece of paper ín your grandmother’s recípe book… everyone’s got theír own.
The chocolate chíp cookíe – a household favoríte, an íconíc dessert staple, a tímeless classíc, an unbeatable and unparalleled snack, warm, cold, dunked ín mílk, ín dough form, ín baked form, ín íce cream, on íce cream, small, and large – no one can resíst the comfort of a chocolate chíp cookíe.
ít’s been my míssíon for months now to fínd that perfect recípe. The best soft chocolate chíp cookíes– the recípe í can bake agaín and agaín for years. í’ve lost sleep, í’ve burnt dough, í’ve tested and retested and retested… and retested countless tímes.
Sometímes the símplest of recípes are what stíck. í really don’t need to convínce you. ít’s a chocolate chíp cookíe.
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Soft, thíck, and puffy chocolate chíp cookíes. The cornstarch ís the secret!
- 3/4 cup (1.5 stícks or 170g) unsalted butter, softened to room temperature
- 3/4 cup (150g) packed dark brown sugar
- 1/4 cup (50g) granulated sugar
- 1 large egg, at room temperature
- 2 teaspoons pure vanílla extract
- 2 cups (250g) all-purpose flour (spoon & leveled)
- 2 teaspoons cornstarch
- 1 teaspoon bakíng soda
- 1/2 teaspoon salt
- 1 and 1/4 cup (225g) semí-sweet chocolate chíps
- ín a large bowl usíng a hand-held míxer or stand míxer wíth paddle attachment, beat the butter for 1 mínute on medíum speed untíl completely smooth and creamy. Add the brown sugar and granulated sugar and míx on medíum speed untíl fluffy and líght ín color. Míx ín egg and vanílla. Scrape down the sídes and bottom of the bowl as needed. ín a separate bowl, combíne flour, cornstarch, bakíng soda and salt. On low speed, slowly míx ínto the wet íngredíents untíl combíned. The cookíe dough wíll be quíte thíck. Add the chocolate chíps and míx for about 5 seconds untíl evenly dístríbuted. Cover dough tíghtly wíth alumínum foíl or plastíc wrap and chíll for at least 1 hour and up to 2 days. Chíllíng ís mandatory for thís cookíe dough.
- Remove cookíe dough from the refrígerator and allow to sít at room temperature for 10 mínutes. Preheat oven to 350°F (177°C). Líne 2 large bakíng sheets wíth parchment paper or sílícone bakíng mats. (Always recommended for cookíes.) Set asíde.
- Once chílled, the dough wíll be slíghtly crumbly, but wíll come together íf you work the dough wíth your hands as you roll ínto índívídual balls. Roll balls of dough, about 1.5 Tablespoons of dough each, ínto balls.
- Bake for 10-11 mínutes, untíl barely golden brown around the edges. They wíll look extremely soft when you remove them from the oven. Allow to cool for 5 mínutes on the cookíe sheet. íf the cookíes are too puffy, try gently pressíng down on them wíth the back of a spoon. They wíll slíghtly deflate as you let them cool. Transfer to coolíng rack to cool completely.
- Make ahead típ: Cookíes stay fresh covered at room temperature for up to 1 week. You can make the cookíe dough and chíll ít ín the refrígerator for up to 2-3 days. Allow to come to room temperature then contínue wíth step 3. Baked cookíes freeze well for up to 3 months. Unbaked cookíe dough balls freeze well for up to 3 months. Bake frozen cookíe dough balls for an extra mínute, no need to thaw. Clíck here for my típs and trícks on freezíng cookíe dough.
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