Tuesday, September 9, 2008

My Latest Thing....

...is to go to Flickr and look for new recipes. That's what I did with these. I did a search for cookies and these came up. I also found those "World Famous" Bluelicious Muffins off of Flickr. I can't wait to find more recipes off of there, I'll of course share the yummy ones with you! What caught my eye about these cookies was, this: These cookies will be soft and taste "store bought". If you try these you won't be dissapointed!
"Erin's Famous Chocolate Chip Cookies"
2 sticks of butter, softened
1 cup of light brown sugar
3/4 cup of sugar
2 eggs, lightly beaten
1 TBLS vanilla extract
3 cups of flour, sifted (very important step!)
3/4 tsp baking soda
1/2 tsp salt
3 cups chocolate chips
Preheat oven to 350.Cream butter with sugars. Add eggs and vanilla and mix until light and fluffy, about 2 minutes. Add (in small increments) the sifted flour, baking soda, and salt (I like to sift those 3 ingredients together). Stir in chocolate chips.Line a cookie sheet with parchment paper (it makes clean-up so much easier!). Form 2 tbls worth of dough into a ball and gently flatten into a patty (a cookie scoop works great for this). Place patties about 2 inches apart. Bake for 10-12 minutes until top of cookies are dry but very light in color.

See you soon with more treats!


Anonymous said...

These look really good!

Bridgett said...

Perfect! There is nothing like a delicious cookie. Especially warm from the oven, in my opinion!

Rebekah said...

so...do these really taste store bought? I'm intrigued :)

Pam said...

Looks delicious. You really should open your own bakery someday!

Jessica said...

I need to get on flicr...I haven't gone yet and can't imagine what I would find...but famous blueberry muffins and chocolate chip cookies are almost enough to sign me up!

Lucy said...

Love, Love these, so full of chocolate chips, they must have tasted heavenly right out the oven!!

I'll be sending you my FedEx account #... forward a batch immediately.... please ;-)

Proud Italian Cook said...

Cookies and milk! total comfort food! Hi Priscilla, I came over from Baking and Beyond, very nice blog you have here! Keep up the great work!

~Priscilla~ said...

Candy - thank you! they were "good."

Bridgett - yup, there is nothing like a warm cookie from the oven, yummo.

Rebekah - they kinda do, the closest i'd say to tasting store bought from chocolate cookies i've made!

Pam - thank you. i would love to open a baker someday!:)

Jessica - those two recipes would be enough to sign me up too, i'm not signed up either.:)

Lucy - yup you're right. i'm not sure if i can send you any because there might not be any left!:)

Proud Italian Cook - thank you for stopping by! and thnaks for the compliments!

OhioMom said...

These look so yummy! Love your pics :)

caitlyn said...

They look delicious! I love soft chocolate chip cookies.

Ruth E said...

Flickr? I must try that cos these look great

~Priscilla~ said...

ohiomom - they were yummo, glad you like the pics.

Caitlyn - i love soft big chocolate chip cookies too...yumm.

Ruth - Good to see you here! yup, try out flickr!

Jaime said...

those do look nice and soft! you should try these soft cc cookies, too - the secret ingredient is pudding! (http://www.goodeatsblog.com/2008/01/best-chocolate-chip-cookie.html)

Oiyi said...

Oh yummy! I have to say that Chocolate Chip is my favorite. A classic cookie.

Carrie said...

I am planning to make chocolate chip cookies tomorrow, maybe I will try these.

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