Friday, May 15, 2009

Chocolate Chip Day!

Making them right now!

I just heard on the news that it is National Chocolate Chip Day, so don't forget to eat some chocolate today!
By far, this is the best recipe to date, for the perfect chocolate chip cookie. Also very easy to make.

Original NESTLÉ® TOLL HOUSE® Chocolate Chip Cookies
Estimated Times:
Preparation - 15 min | Cooking - 9 min | Cooling Time - 15 min cooling | Yields - 60

This famous classic American cookie is a treat no matter what the age or occasion. Enjoy it with a glass of cold milk.


  • 2 1/4 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1 cup (2 sticks) butter, softened
  • 3/4 cup granulated sugar
  • 3/4 cup packed brown sugar
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 2 large eggs
  • 2 cups (12-oz. pkg.) NESTLÉ® TOLL HOUSE® Semi-Sweet Chocolate Morsels
  • 1 cup chopped nuts
PREHEAT oven to 375° F.

COMBINE flour, baking soda and salt in small bowl. Beat butter, granulated sugar, brown sugar and vanilla extract in large mixer bowl until creamy. Add eggs, one at a time, beating well after each addition. Gradually beat in flour mixture. Stir in morsels and nuts. Drop by rounded tablespoon onto ungreased baking sheets.

BAKE for 9 to 11 minutes or until golden brown. Cool on baking sheets for 2 minutes; remove to wire racks to cool completely.

PAN COOKIE VARIATION: Grease 15 x 10-inch jelly-roll pan. Prepare dough as above. Spread into prepared pan. Bake for 20 to 25 minutes or until golden brown. Cool in pan on wire rack. Makes 4 dozen bars.



  1. WHAT this is the first I'm hearing of this!! It's almost 11pm to late to make cookies. I guess I will just have a handful of Morsals instead.Enjoy

  2. Absolutely a day to celebrate!! Have a great weekend. :) xoxo

  3. they look wonderful! (i'd put raisins instead of cc...don't like them in cookies...) not that i would turn down one of these....:)

  4. Sorry Frau, I saw it on the noon news. I have never heard of it either.
    I like raisins too. I always mix and match the dough with Oats, raisins, and chocolate chips!

  5. Great way to start off the weekend! Have a great one!!! I like Adele playing!!!

  6. My favorite cookies are not crisp but soft and doughlike,--- underbaked!!! I don't know how I missed this post, Ronda!! YUM xoxo