Best Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe
Chocolate chip cookies - that all American treat - so simple - so heartwarming -
and yet so much can go wrong.
This cookie was created in 1930 when Innkeeper Ruth Wakefield stirred some chopped
chocolate into her butter cookie dough. The rest is history.
The most commonly used recipe is the one right off the Nestle chocolate chip bag.
I used it and four other recipes to compose the following chocolate chip cookie recipe -
which is nearly foolproof. My first recipe testers where a group of teenage bakers attending
Summer Studio - an annual event for high school juniors and seniors hosted by the Art Institutes.
I need a recipe they could follow and did not require the usual chilling time - as we were on a tight schedule.
Not that you couldn't give these a nice 10 minute rest in the refrigerator - but it is not necessary for success.
Here is the recipe: