Chocolate Chip Cookies a la Anna Olson
- serves 24
Tried, tested and true. My secret ingredient is cornstarch to make chewy-centred cookies! If you want crispy cookies, omit the cornstarch and replace the baking soda with baking powder.
¾ cup unsalted butter, softened
1 cup brown sugar
¼ cup granulated sugar
2 tsp vanilla extract
2 cup all purpose flour
2 tsp cornstarch
1 tsp baking soda
½ tsp salt
8 oz bittersweet chocolate, cut into chunksTo Assemble
1. Preheat oven to 350 F.
2. Cream together butter and sugars until smooth. Add egg and vanilla and blend in.
3. Stir in flour, cornstarch, baking soda and salt. Stir in chocolate chunks.
4. Drop by tablespoons onto a greased baking sheet and bake for 8-10 minutes, until golden brown around the edges.To Assemble
1. Let cool slightly and enjoy.