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HERSHEY'S Classic Milk Chocolate Chip Cookies

Details

Time
1 hour 30 minutes
Skill Level
Beginner
Yields
60 cookies

Sometimes even delicious chocolate chip cookies aren’t chocolaty enough, and that’s when you need chocolate chocolate chip cookies. Double up on the chocolate to impress family members, friends, co-workers, students and fundraiser attendees with a fun twist on a classic chocolate chip cookies recipe. Even beginner bakers can make these fresh-baked cookies turn out soft, sweet and gooey with just a few ingredients and, of course, HERSHEY’S SPECIAL DARK mildly sweet chocolate chips or HERSHEY’S semi-sweet chocolate chips. Add nuts, marshmallows or sprinkles for your own magic touch, and watch your nearest and dearest swoon over the best chocolate chip cookies recipe in town.

Ingredients & Directions

Prep Time
25 minutes
Bake Time
8 minutes
Cool Time
35 minutes

Ingredients

  • 1 cup
    butter (2 sticks), softened
  • 3/4 cup
    granulated sugar
  • 3/4 cup
    packed light brown sugar
  • 1 tsp
    vanilla extract
  • 2
    eggs
  • 2 1/4 cups
    all-purpose flour
  • 1 tsp
    baking soda
  • 1/2 tsp
    salt
  • 2 cups
  • 1 cup
    chopped nuts (optional)
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Directions

Equipment Needed 
Oven Oven
Mixing Bowl Mixing Bowl
Mixer Mixer
Cookie Sheet Cookie Sheet
Wire Rack Wire Rack
1

Heat oven to 375°F.

2

Beat butter, granulated sugar, brown sugar and vanilla in large bowl with mixer until creamy. Add eggs; beat well. Stir together flour, baking soda and salt; gradually add to butter mixture, beating until well blended. Stir in chocolate chips and nuts, if desired. Drop by teaspoons onto ungreased cookie sheet.

Tip

A combination of chip flavors can be used for the 2 cups needed.

3

Bake 8 to 10 minutes or until lightly browned. Cool slightly; remove from cookie sheet to wire rack. Cool completely. Makes about 5 dozen cookies.

Pan Recipe: Spread batter into greased 15-1/2x10-1/2x1-inch jelly-roll pan. Bake at 375°F. 20 minutes or until lightly browned. Cool completely in pan on wire rack. Cut into bars. About 48 bars.

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