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.

Susan Hefilfinger, Mandeville, Louisiana
Recipe by Southern Living

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Recipe Summary

prep:
30 mins
bake:
14 mins
total:
44 mins
Yield:
Makes about 5 dozen
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Ingredients

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Directions

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

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  • 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.

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

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