Best Chocolate Chip Cookies

Best Chocolate Chip Cookies

Desserts Cookies Drop Cookies

Crisp edges, chewy middles.

Servings per recipe: 24
Calories per serving: 298
Preparation time: 20m
Total cooking time: 1h


  • 1 cup butter, softened
  • 1 cup white sugar
  • 1 cup packed brown sugar
  • 2 eggs
  • 2 teaspoons vanilla extract
  • 1 teaspoon baking soda
  • 2 teaspoons hot water
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 3 cups all-purpose flour
  • 2 cups semisweet chocolate chips
  • 1 cup chopped walnuts


  • 1   Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C).
  • 2   Cream together the butter, white sugar, and brown sugar until smooth. Beat in the eggs one at a time, then stir in the vanilla. Dissolve baking soda in hot water. Add to batter along with salt. Stir in flour, chocolate chips, and nuts. Drop by large spoonfuls onto ungreased pans.
  • 3   Bake for about 10 minutes in the preheated oven, or until edges are nicely browned.

Nutrion facts:

Total Fat 15.6g 24%
    Saturated Fat 8.0g  
Cholesterol 36mg 12%
Sodium 166mg 7%
Potassium 110mg 3%
Total Carbohydrates 38.8g 13%
Dietary Fiber 1.6g 6%
Protein 3.6g 7%
Sugars 25g  
Vitamin A 258IU  
Vitamin C 0mg  
Calcium 24mg  
Iron 1mg  
Thiamin 0mg  
Niacin 2mg  
Vitamin B6 0mg  
Magnesium 29mg  
Folate 38mcg