This heart-warming homestyle chocolate chip cookie recipe is a must-have in your kitchen. The dough alone will cause you to swoon!
Makes about 4 dozen
1/2 cup shortening
6 tablespoons sugar
6 tablespoons brown sugar, packed
1 egg, beaten
1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract
1 1/8 cups all-purpose flour
1/2 teaspoon baking soda
1/2 teaspoon salt
1 cup semi-sweet chocolate chips
Blend together shortening and sugars; stir in egg and vanilla. Add flour, baking soda and salt; mix well. Stir in chocolate chips. Drop by teaspoonfuls onto ungreased baking sheets. Bake at 375 degrees for 10 to 12 minutes, until lightly golden.