If you're looking for easy cookie recipes, the Platter Talk Kids are here for the rescue. 12-year-old twins Nate and Asher put these together for a farmer's market a couple of weeks ago and once you try their recipe I think you too will agree: These just may be the best chocolate chip cookies, ever!
These chewy chocolate chip cookies just may be the best cookies you've ever tasted.
Our guys have put this easy cookie recipe together a few times now and each time they make them the whole family is amazed at their big chocolate flavor and chewy goodness.
The twins found this recipe from Betty Crocker but like their dads they are learning to make small tweaks here and there to take a good recipe and make it even better.
Is there anything better than milk and cookies? I think not.
Cookies or pie, the choice is yours
Even a small change can have a big impact on the simplest of recipes. It's not just the ingredients that can change a recipe though, it's the form as well. Case in point, the Platter Talk kids have been known to turn this easy cookie recipe into a cookie pie. Holy delicious magic! [caption id="attachment_21354" align="aligncenter" width="750"]
The best chocolate chip cookie recipe made into a pie!
Whether in the form of a cookie or a pie, this is one easy chocolate chip cookie recipe that you have to try. Ice cream is always optional if you go with the pie form and the same holds true for dunking. Both are highly recommended by our panel of kid and parent experts. [caption id="attachment_21355" align="aligncenter" width="680"]
Read the recipe below to find out what makes these the best chocolate chip cookies, ever!
Easy recipes for kids
This easy recipe for chocolate chip cookies is perfect for the novice or expert baker. Our boy are crossing that line, at the ripe old age of 12. In fact, here are a few more recipes that our kids have made that you are sure to enjoy.
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- Homemade Blueberry Pie
- Easy Calzones Recipe
- Easy Marble Cake Recipe from Scratch
- Pumpkin Spice Rice Krispie Treats
The Platter Talk Kids at a recent farmer's market.
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The Best Chocolate Chip Cookies
- Preheat oven to 375° F. Using a large mixing bowl, combine sugars, butter, vanilla and egg. Fold in flour, baking soda and salt. If using a stand mixer, mix on low setting.
- Using ungreased cookie sheet, drop dough by rounded tablespoonfuls about 2 inches apart.
- Bake for 10 to 12 minutes or until light brown (centers will be soft). Allow to cool slightly and place on wire rack.