Introduction: Ultimate Chocolate Chip Raisin Cookie Instructable

Learn how to make Chocolate Chip Raisin Cookies with a comprehensive pictorial of every step! Unlike many other Instructables that show only a few pictures in the process, this Instructable is so descriptive with images. You really need to try to mess this one up. Overall, the perfect Instructable for the perfect Snack!

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What is so good about my creation is that it tastes very good. The problem I am solving is the problem of desserts that get old after eating them over and over again, because you can never get tired of these delicious cookies. They also turn out very well every single time, of course, as long as you follow the recipe. My target audience is anyone who enjoys desserts and is in favor of trying out these scrumptious cookies.


Amazing what can come from a little collaborative time between student and parents.

Hats Off to this comprehensive cookie recipe!

Step 1: Ingredients

  • 2 ¼ Cups of Flour
  • ¾ Cup of White Sugar
  • ¾ Cup Brown Sugar
  • 1 Teaspoon of Salt
  • 1 Teaspoon of Baking Soda
  • 1 Teaspoon of Vanilla (The Real Stuff)
  • 2 Eggs
  • 1 Cup of Crisco
  • 1 Cup of Raisins
  • 1 Cup of Chocolate Chips

Step 2: Tools

  • Spatula
  • Cookie Sheets (2, Non-Stick, Insulated)
  • Cookie Scoop
  • Flipper
  • Oven Mitts
  • Oven
  • Timer (Recommended, Any Type)
  • Mixer
  • Mixing Bowl
  • Air Tight Container of Any Sort (For Storing Cookies)
  • Cooling Rack
  • Measuring Spoons
  • Measuring Cups

Step 3: Preheat

Preheat oven to 350 degrees fahrenheit before you start mixing stuff up.

Step 4: Start Mixing Stuff

Mix Crisco, white sugar and brown sugar until well blended.

Step 5: Eggs and Vanilla

Add eggs and vanilla until well blended.

Step 6: More Dry Ingredients

Combine fluffed flour, baking soda and salt in mixing bowl.

Step 7: Add to Mixer

Add flour, baking soda and salt to the Crisco, white and brown sugars, vanilla and eggs, then mix until well blended.

Step 8: Raisins and Chips

Add raisins and chocolate chips to blended mixture, only until blended, do NOT overbeat.

Step 9: Scoop and Drop

Using cookie scoop, scoop the dough (Finished Mix) into the scoop and fill the cookie sheet until you have 20 scoops per sheet. Be sure to space them evenly apart to avoid the dough merging while baking.

Step 10: Bake 'em

Bake at 350 degrees fahrenheit for 15 minutes.

Step 11: Next Batch

While cookies are in the oven, be sure to prepare your second batch

Step 12: First Batch Done

When oven timer goes off, check to make sure that the cookies are light brown around the edges.

Step 13: Remove Batch One

Remove batch of cookies from oven. Place the batch on a cooling rack.

Step 14: Cool and Store

Once cookies are finished cooling off, place them in your storage container.

Step 15: Sneak a Snack

You are now finished with your cookies, so enjoy your amazing treat!

You Earned It!

Step 16: Summary

When making these cookies, be sure to clean up as you move along, so you don’t end up with a big mess in the end. When making this project, I learned how to make cookies. My Mom and Dad played a major role with helping me make these cookies. A family collaborative project.

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