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Ultimate Chocolate Chip Cookie

Ultimate Chocolate Chip Cookie

Sea salt tops these crisp and buttery chocolate chip cookies.

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30 min
Prep Time
12 hrs 25 min
Total Time


1 cup cake flour

3/4 cup bread flour

3/4 teaspoon baking powder

1/2 teaspoon baking soda

10 tablespoons Land O Lakes® Extra Creamy Butter, softened

1/2 cup firmly packed brown sugar

1/2 cup sugar

1/2 teaspoon salt

1 large Land O Lakes® Egg

1 teaspoon vanilla extract

1 cup premium semi-sweet or bittersweet chocolate chips

Coarse sea salt

How to make

  1. STEP 1

    Combine cake flour, bread flour, baking powder and baking soda in bowl; set aside.

  2. STEP 2

    Combine butter, brown sugar, sugar and 1/2 teaspoon salt in another bowl; beat at medium speed until fluffy. Add egg and vanilla; continue beating until well mixed. Add flour mixture; beat at low speed until well mixed. Stir in chocolate chips. Press plastic food wrap onto dough surface; refrigerate overnight or up to 2 days.

  3. STEP 3

    Heat oven to 350°F.

  4. STEP 4

    Shape dough into 1 1/2-inch balls; place, 3 inches apart, onto ungreased cookie sheets. Press cookies to 1/2-inch thickness; sprinkle tops with coarse sea salt. Bake 10-12 minutes or until golden brown. Cool 1 minute on cookie sheet; remove to cooling rack.

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Tip #1

Refrigerating dough at least 12 hours and allowing it to age, creates cookies with great flavor, crunchy edges and a chewy center.

Tip #2

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Nutrition (1 cookie)

200 Calories
10 Fat (g)
30 Cholesterol (mg)
160 Sodium (mg)
28 Carbohydrates (g)
1 Dietary Fiber
2 Protein (g)
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