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Dark Chocolate Chip Cookies

Prep time 30 mins
Bake time 14 mins
Yield Makes about 5 dozen
There's nothing more comforting than a plateful of fresh-baked chocolate chip cookies. This recipe is guaranteed to earn rave reviews from fans of dark chocolate.

Ingredients

  • 3/4 cup butter, softened
  • 3/4 cup granulated sugar
  • 3/4 cup firmly packed dark brown sugar
  • 2 large eggs
  • 1 1/2 teaspoons vanilla extract
  • 2 1/4 cups plus 2 tablespoons all-purpose flour
  • 1 teaspoon baking soda
  • 3/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1 (12-ounce) package dark chocolate morsels

How to Make It

  1. Beat butter and sugars at medium speed with an electric mixer until creamy. Add eggs and vanilla, beating until blended.

  2. Combine flour, soda, and salt in a small bowl; gradually add to butter mixture, beating well. Stir in morsels. Drop by tablespoonfuls onto lightly greased baking sheets.

  3. Bake at 350° for 8 to 14 minutes or until desired degree of doneness. Remove to wire racks to cool completely.

  4. Note: For testing purposes only, we used Hershey's Special Dark Chips.