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These chewy chocolate chip cookies are thick, soft and jam packed with chocolate chips! They are big and delicious and super simple to make!

Big Fat Chewy Chocolate Chip Cookies

This recipe comes courtesy of my sister in law who, unlike me, is an excellent baker! She said this recipe totally replaced her go-to chocolate chip cookie recipe, and after one bite of this deliciousness, I can totally see why!!!

Big Fat Chewy Chocolate Chip Cookie dough

I’ll be honest, I don’t do well with recipes that require precise measurements, so a lot of baking attempts end in messy failures for me. But these cookies? I’ve never messed them up. Never. Which means if I can make them, you can too!

Big Fat Chewy Chocolate Chip Cookies on a baking sheet

Did I mention these cookies are also huge? Like, the size of your hand. (Do I have your attention yet?)

Big Fat Chewy Chocolate Chip Cookies cooked on a baking sheet

If you, or anyone you know, loves chewy chocolate chip cookies made in under 30 minutes, then this recipe is a must make!

Big, Fat, Chewy Chocolate Chip Cookies Recipe

Big Fat Chewy Chocolate Chip Cookies
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Big, Fat, Chewy Chocolate Chip Cookies Recipe

These chewy chocolate chip cookies are thick, soft and jam packed with delicious chocolate chips! Makes: 8-12 large cookies
Course Dessert
Cuisine American
Keyword chocolate, cookies, desserts
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 17 minutes
Total Time 27 minutes
Servings 1 Cookie
Calories 110 kcal

Ingredients

  • 2 cups flour
  • 1/2 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 3/4 cup unsalted butter melted
  • 1 cup packed brown sugar
  • 1 tablespoon vanilla extract
  • 1/2 cup white sugar
  • 1 egg
  • 1 egg yolk
  • 2 cups semisweet chocolate chips

Instructions

  1. Preheat the oven to 325 degrees and line a cookie sheet with a non-stick baking mat.
  2. In a large bowl, mix the flour, baking soda and salt.
  3. In a medium bowl, mix together the melted butter, brown sugar and white sugar until well combined. Add the vanilla, egg, and egg yolk and mix well.
  4. Add the wet ingredients to the dry ingredients and stir until blended.
  5. Fold in the chocolate chips and stir lightly with a spoon.

  6. Form the cookie dough into individual balls that are about 1/4 cup and place them on the cookie sheet 2- 3 inches apart.
  7. Bake for 15 to 17 minutes, or until the edges are light brown.
  8. Let them cool on the baking sheets for a few minutes to bake just a bit more before transferring to wire racks to cool completely.

Eat and enjoy!

Big Fat Chewy Chocolate Chip Cookies

Big Fat Chewy Chocolate Chip Cookies

Big Fat Chewy Chocolate Chip Cookies

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Big Fat Chewy Chocolate Chip Cookies

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These chewy chocolate chip cookies are thick, soft and jam packed with chocolate chips! They are big and delicious and super simple to make! 

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