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5 from 2 votes

Classic Chocolate Chip Cookies

A classic chocolate chip cookie recipe that you can't go wrong with!
Prep Time10 mins
Cook Time12 mins
Total Time22 mins
Course: Dessert
Cuisine: Cookies
Servings: 14


  • * 1 1/4 cups flour
  • * 1 teaspoon salt
  • * 1/2 teaspoon baking soda
  • * 1/2 cup butter 1 stick, softened to room temperature
  • * 1/2 cup brown sugar
  • * 1/4 cup granulated sugar
  • * 1/2 teaspoon vanilla
  • * 1 egg
  • * 1 cup chocolate chips


  • Pre-heat oven to 350 degrees Fahrenheit. Line a cookie with parchment paper and set aside.
  •  In a small mixing bowl, combine your flour, baking soda, and salt. Whisk and set aside.
  • In a stand mixer, combine your butter and sugars. Cream on medium speed for 2-3 minutes.
  • Add in your egg and vanilla. Mix to combine , about 1 minute.
  •  Add your dry ingredients. Mix just until combined. Stir in your chocolate chips.
  • Using a 1-inch cookie scoop, scoop your cookies and place on your prepared cookie sheet.
  • Bake for about 12 minutes until golden brown.
  • Remove cookies and place on a cooling rack.


I enjoyed these cookies with room temperature butter but I found even melted butter worked great- just spread a bit more but had more chew!