This is the original Toll House chocolate chip cookie recipe.I think that just about anyone with even the smallest sweet tooth loves chocolate chip cookies.What better recipe to use than the tried, tested and proven favorite Toll House cookie recipe.These sweet treats are so easy to make and such a hit every time you make them.I really think it is one of the best chocolate chip cookie recipes around.Use the form below the recipe to give us your thoughts on the best chocolate chip cookies around.
2 1/4 cups flour 1 teaspoon baking soda1 teaspoon salt1 cup butter, softened3/4 cup white sugar3/4 cup firmly packed brown sugar1 teaspoon vanilla extract 2 eggs1 - 12 ounce package (or 2 cups) semi-sweet chocolate chips1 cup chopped nuts (optional, but so good)
Preheat oven to 375°.
In a small bowl, combine the flour, baking soda and salt. Set aside for a minute. In a large bowl, combine butter, white sugar, brown sugar, and vanilla. Beat until the mixture is creamy. Beat in the eggs. Gradually add in the flour mixture. Stir in the chocolate chips and nuts.Drop the cookie mixture by the tablespoonful on an ungreased cookie sheets. Bake for 9-11 minutes, until golden brown.
This recipe makes about 3 dozen 2 1/4" cookies. Happy baking!