Intro: Homemade Chocolate Chip Cookies
You will need the following ingredients: 2 1/4 cups of all-purpose flour, 1 teaspoon baking soda, 1 teaspoon salt, 1 cup (2sticks) butter, softened, 3/4 cup granulated sugar, 3/4 cup packed brown sugar, 1 teaspoon vanilla extract, 2 large eggs, 2 cups NESTLE TOLL HOUSE Semi-Sweet Chocolate Morsels
Step 1: Check Your Cupboards
See what items you are missing from the ingredients list. Make a list of the ones you need.
Step 2: Go to Store
If you are missing any of the ingredients on the list then go to the closest grocery store and buy them, or see if your neighbor has any that you can borrow!
Step 3: Preheat Oven
As you gather all your ingredients, set the oven to 375 degrees to preheat it.
Step 4: Wash Hands
Wash your hands because you are going to be handling all the ingredients.
Step 5: Gather Supplies
Gather all the ingredients and measuring tools. You will need two mixing bowls, some measuring cups, and a spatula or electric mixer.
Step 6: Measure
Measure out 1 teaspoon of salt, 3/4cup of brown sugar,3/4 cup of sugar, 2 1/4 cups of flour, 1 teaspoon of baking soda and 2 cups of chocolate chips.
Step 7: Combine and Mix
In one bowl you combine and mix brown sugar,sugar, butter and vanilla extract
Step 8: Eggs
You will add two eggs into the bowl with the brown sugar..etc. Mix the contents of this bowl thoroughly.
Step 9: Combine and Mix 2
In a separate bowl mix the flour, baking soda, and salt.
Step 10: Mix All
Gradually mix the flour mixture from the second bowl into the first, until all of the ingredients form a creamy dough.
Step 11: Add Chocolate!
Add the 2 cups of chocolate chips that you measured out earlier. Be sure to stir them in gently (avoid using the electric mixer at this step).
Step 12: Prepare for Baking
Drop tablespoon sized scoops of cookie dough onto an ungreased baking sheet, 1 or 2 inches away from each other.
Step 13: Bake
Place the baking sheets into the oven and set a timer for 9-11 minutes (or until golden brown).
Step 14: Cookies Are Done!!
After the timer goes off, take out the cookies and place them on top of the oven and let them cool for 15 minutes!
Step 15: Enjoy!!
Make sure you turn off the oven and enjoy!! :)