Double Chocolate Chip Cookies

February 3, 2012 at 2:01 am Leave a comment

You know those kind of days when you have a super strong chocolate craving, and you need something super chocolatey, and you need it now? I had one of those days recently. Rather than making the usual chocolate chip cookies or brownies, I decided I’d make something different using both chocolate chips and cocoa powder.
What I ended up with was a warm, gooey, glorious combination of both chocolate chips and brownies. These cookies will make you melt, my friend, and they will satisfy your strongest chocolate cravings. And, well, they’re just really good. My husband ended up eating some for breakfast the morning after I made these. He couldn’t resist.

Double Chocolate Chip Cookies

(makes about 2 dozen cookies)

  • 2 c. unbleached all-purpose flour
  • 1 tsp. baking soda
  • dash salt
  • 1/2 c. cocoa powder
  • 1 c. (2 sticks) butter, softened
  • 3/4 c. white sugar
  • 3/4 c. brown sugar
  • 1 tsp. pure vanilla extract
  • 3 eggs
  • 1 (10 oz.) bag dark chocolate chips (283 g.)
  1. Pre-heat oven to 375° F (190° C).
  2. In a medium sized bowl, sift together flour, baking soda, salt, and cocoa powder.
  3. In a large bowl, cream butter and both kinds of sugar together. Add vanilla and mix.
  4. Mix in eggs, one at a time, mixing each egg in until completely incorporated before adding the next.
  5. Gradually mix in flour mixture, 1/2 cup at a time.
  6. Add chocolate chips and mix well.
  7. Drop spoonfuls of dough on an ungreased cookie sheet. Bake for 8 – 11 minutes.
  8. Remove baked cookies to a cooling rack, and let cool 2 – 3 minutes before eating.

 

Advertisements

Entry filed under: Baking, Desserts, Recipes. Tags: , , , , , , .

Multi-grain Batter Bread Quilting Project #2

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Subscribe to the comments via RSS Feed


About Me

My name is Rachel. I'm a small-town girl born and raised in Oklahoma, currently living in Japan, who likes cooking, baking, reading, working out, and traveling. Join me in my culinary adventures, my domestic doings, and the story of my life, one day at a time.

Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Join 12 other followers

February 2012
M T W T F S S
« Jan   Mar »
 12345
6789101112
13141516171819
20212223242526
272829  

Archives


%d bloggers like this: