Hi Tessa, Your website is excellent! Interesting! Kudos! I wonder about one more thing. So I went back to check your recipe and I see that you have made errors in your conversions from cups to ounces. I don’t know how to describe them other than to say they were more on the crispy side, but not hard. Thanksgiving Countdown: A Stress-Free Guide to Hosting for the First Time, 23 of Our Test Kitchen's Best Cookie Recipes of All Time, Conquer Holiday Cooking with This Meat Roasting Guide, The CDC Just Updated Its Thanksgiving Safety Guidelines—Here's What You Need To Know, 5 Simple Ways to Prepare Your Garden for Winter, 21 Essential Baking Tools Every Home Cook Needs (Plus 16 That Are Nice to Have), 9 Ways to Decorate Your Front Door for the Holidays, What Style Is Your House? This is such a phenomenal explanation & in chocolate chip cookie form it’s completely relatable! Thanks. I saw once on Americas Test Kitchen, they caramelized the butter and sugar which would obviously increase the butterscotch flavor also. Ironically (given the domain name), the “other” dimension of heating temperature vs. time isn’t tested here. Hi Kerry, that’s a great point! Who makes the best ready-to-bake cookie dough? I use butter flavored shortening. I always cook my cakes and cookies at 300. Good vibes and eats to your excellent website. I’m going to try the baking power/baking soda cookies.. my cookies hardly ever turn out good. Additionally, as the majority of my readers are American and use volume measurements, that is always going to be my primary unit of measure, with weights given in baking recipes often. I am wondering what the final results would be if I combined a few of your changes. Your kitty deserves a name as special as she is. Love your post. . I do/did the same things with the same ingredients and they turned out PERFECT traditional Nestle cookie in FL ,bu, are too puffy here in AR. Thanks! I have had such bad luck with CC cookies and could never figure out why. We've got the low-down on how to make sure everything from your perennials to your roses are ready when the snow flies. I’m a huge fan of chocolate chip cookies and have tried so many variations. Chocolate chip cookies. Please reply! Now, you helped me get there. I applaud you. Alton Brown on the Food Network did something like this. You have answered all my questions about what it takes to make the best chocolate chip cookie. I hope this cleared up your confusion. Thank you so much. This should be published as an academic paper! I like thick, chewy cookies that slightly crack. Thanks for sharing (in clarity and with detail) this information. Estimated time: 90 minutes active; 5 hours resting. These instructions were so informative and helpful. Thanks for sharing all your well researched work with us. I made cc cookies today using the same recipe I have always used, and I like it but don’t love it. If you’re a beginner baker who’s just starting out (or a master chef looking to declutter), start with this list of baking tool must-haves. Here's how to tell the differences between each architectural style. It’s seriously the one dessert I can’t get enough of. I have always wanted to know how certain elements effected cookies. I remember years ago trying to avoid shortening and using an unsaturated oil instead, probably safflower. I’ll try some of your hints. They were excellent. Are gas stoves providing more “moist” heat that also helps cookies spread? Somehow in the process I think I made cookie addicts out of a large portion of the people I made them for. Additionally, your oven may need to be calibrated. Those cookies look perfect! , This Baker’s Gone Viral For Creating Something That’ll Make Your Mouth Water. When my Grandma passed away my cousin and I realized we hadn’t written down her chocolate chip cookie recipe so he and I sat down and wrote down exactly what we remembered her doing. They are hard to scrap off the pan and not very good so I end up saying forget it and throw them away. I use cold butter, directly out of the fridge, and frozen chocolate chips. They pair perfectly with a cuppa or glass of milk. This was very helpful in explaining what variations can do and which would be most appealing to me. Thanks for your help!! I wish I could add a picture. They turn out completely crispy…and delicious! I read all the comments. I’ve always wondered why my cookies seem to turn out differently every time!! The butter flavors the cookie nicely while shortening helps the cookie keep its shape. I used 3/4 cup granulated sugar in this recipe which produced flat, white, chewy, and slightly crunchy cookies but with little flavor. NYT Jacques Torres recipe is the best, esp. It is so great! Thank you! With so many types of house styles, narrowing the list down to your favorite can be overwhelming. Credit: Thank you so much for doing this. I might end up changing my recipe. If the temperature of your kitchen is warm and the dough seems a little greasy after mixing, chilling will help solidify some of the fat to prevent too much spreading. Hello, I saw this and couldn’t help but comment- this link is great by the way! I used this to make cookies 2 weeks ago. Hi Tessa–What is the reason to not refrigerate the dough longer than 72 hours? and I dont know what it is, I hope you can give me some suggestions, This is very helpful. Thank you sooo much for all your investigation. I am on a quest for the perfect chocolate chip cookie, and will be experimenting very soon! Baking Powder. I tried baking the cookies using the both baking powder and baking soda (1/4 tsp of each) and they came out somewhere between your control and baking powder looking cookies. I hope this question was not already asked as I didn’t have/take the time to read them all. The results are a soft cookie in the center, with a crispy edge that most people love. New to your site via Casual Kitchen who I will be forever indebted to for directing us to this. The ones I have tried spreads too much and stays very thin. They were obviously lower in fat but were delicious and I preferred them to the higher fat variety. http://www.nytimes.com/2008/07/09/dining/091crex.html?_r=0, I’ve always wondered how using cake flour AND bread flour affects the cookies – they seem to cancel each other out in my mind if that makes sense. I enjoyed your break down so much. What an amazing experiment, its incredible to see the difference amongst the cookies. Cookies made with shortening tend to be drier/crumblier and thicker. You should add a thumbs up or down to highlight comments that would help other bakers. Add the flour, baking soda, and salt. Cool for 2 minutes before removing to wire racks to cool completely. What a great post!! 1C butter But I won’t make any kind off cook one without adding 1 1/2 tbs of corn starch. I use the baking soda/baking powder recipe but I bake mine in a muffin tin. I can’t wait to see what you explore with “part II.” Thanks also to therovingstove (Julianne Rhodes) for linking me to your page. Thank you for helping me! This guide to chocolate chip cookies is AWESOME! Thank you!! It took forEVER to get the butter mixed into the egg+sugars, actually it was pretty full of butter-lumps when I started sifting in the flour mixture. Now, I know!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! 1 large egg that makes it even more awesome! 1. Baking soda promotes browning. It’s the perfect blend of chewy, crispy, buttery, chocolatey goodness—it is far more than average. For those who already own these tools, this list may finally provide the motivation you need to toss that never-been-used soufflé dish. Any advice would be appreciated! All Rights Reserved. I’ve always wanted my cookies crumbly but most recipes make the chewy type with no information how to make them crumbly. . Did you consider that for one of your variations? What you have done here is complety genious!!! Allow the bar cookies to cool to room temperature, then slice into squares. https://www.tasteofhome.com/recipes/the-ultimate-chocolate-chip-cookie I have always wandered what ways are best to make cookies and I think I am more of a baking soda and baking powder girl. If you prefer your cookies to be flatter, chewier, or crisper, use more granulated sugar. I am a true believer that baking is a science and cooking is an art. pls detiles about chocoleat cookies information (ash contain protin and mositure contain), Curious how to substitute chick peas for butter and still maintain level of crispness, Thank you for doing this. Now I have to go show mom. Sometimes they come out too thin. One thing I haven’t seen mentioned is that flours are regional and variations in cookies might also be the results of different flour brands. PS: I couldn’t figure out why you wanted our “Mail” above…should read “Email”, though. Thanks for your comment, Holly! What a delicious challenge you had before you! 1 cup of flour usually equals about 4.5 ounces (depending on the brand). My oven is an electric one. Soft and chewy cookies: If you’re on #TeamChewy, these soft sweets will hit the spot. Although there are still times when I prefer a more chewy cookie, so this guide will definitely come in handy! or just stirring by hand? Florida contractor license renewal to meet the state mandated CILB requirement of 14 hours of continuing education. We tested every possible variable from sugar type to dough temperature in an attempt to develop the best chocolate chip cookie recipe. This will hopefully help you understand how chocolate chip cookie recipes work so you can make the PERFECT batch every time, whatever you consider to be perfect. I had heard using shortening will keep them from spreading so much, etc. I just made chocolate chip cookies over the weekend and messed up the order – I mixed the eggs into the sugars, before adding the butter! Would you use one of the above alternates in conjunction with the swap? I love crisp edge, chewy centered cookies so I was thinking the baking powder/baking soda + the melted butter might be my best bet. Hi Bonnie – thanks for your comment but it looks like you are mistaken. … Mmmm….cookies…, Hey! Amazing CC review. This is fantastic! dana. I love it. Absolutely LOVE what you said about everything! Thanks so much! Thanks!!!! Pure perfection! This is a great study!!! Can’t wait to try and compare the different recipes! The Ultimate Guide to Chocolate Chip Cookies Part 3 features experiments with dietary restrictions and various ingredient substitutions, such as gluten-free and sugar-free. Baking Truvia, Baking Splenda and Brown Sugar Splenda come to mind and when used, require half the amount of product (1/2 cup of the above = 1 cup of sugar or brown sugar). You should give it a try. Tessa thanks to you for taking on this experiment. thanks for the awesome guide. Great article, Tessa! I have only had them one time and have never been able to duplicate them. Anyone else ever heard that? I like them a little crisp but hubby likes soft baked. . Love this post! Bottom line: you’re a genius and thank you!~. I would like to share your Guide, and it makes sense to start with part I, but I noticed that part I does not appear to have links to parts II, III, and IV! I was wondering if you could help me with this, maybe this happened to you too and you know what might have caused it. The recipe has morphed over time. Beautiful, hardcopy, full color, photos of every recipe so you know EXACTLY how your cookies should look. I tried the baking soda and baking powder combination and here are my results: The 24 hour option, do you have to remix the dough or anything when you take it out? I love cookies (especially chocolate chip) and I am in LOVE with this post!! Love the guide, Deep brunettes, sandy blondes, and bold reds are in this year. I know that you should never let items w/ baking soda sit for any length of time. do i need to adjust anything for the recipe? So happy to hear that!! This was our only experimenting. Also avoid using nonstick cooking spray. (It is an ingredient of baking powder)..I use I’d like to see the results with a sugar cookie recipe. Thanks for taking the time to do these tests. 3C flour..bake 9 min @350. I love dark brown sugar, melting & creaming the butter & sugars & cooling the dough. I always wondered exactly how much of a difference adding/removing/adjusting certain ingredients would affect a particular food item, and this answered it for me I really like how thorough you were with the details of each group. So, take your chocolate bar of about 55% cocoa, and roughly chop it into 0.5 cm x 0.5 cm chunks using a knife. I am guessing melted butter…..they look he most like moms. It’s amazing what you’ve done and thank you!!!! I was just wondering about what causes various results today. Does these techniques work for (basically) any cookie with the usage of brown & white sugars? Pinning this directly from HERE now! These “Ultimate Guides” are wonderful! Just wondering what the effect of combining some of the adjustments would be? Have you ever tried replacing butter for shortening ? On humid days you need to add about an extra 1/4 c. to 1/2 c. flour per normal batch of cookies. I looooove baking, but pretty much stopped two years ago when I had to go gluten free (paleo) for health reasons (stupid autoimmune issue). You can see each test gave a different result. What a great article. Would love to see the results with butter vs margarine. Certainly I will now use your recipe as well as chilling the dough for 24 hours. They'll make just average choco-chip cookies. Double the chips. We never have butter on hand and they always seems to turn out a little but different. My wife and I have found that a slightly lower temp and longer baking time, followed (after all are cooked) by a stay in the turned-off-but-still-warm oven, does a much better job of carmelizing the sugar. What a difference you have made in many people lives. 1tsp baking soda Wow, thanks for this! You might find the comments in this article helpful: http://www.realbakingwithrose.com/2006/01/humiditys_effect_on_baking_ing.html#.V072v74rI3g. Great review of different ways to prepare. In your future experiments, will you try various baking sheets? (ie: add 1/4 each powder and soda and using 3/4 cup of brown sugar and then chilling the dough 24 hours before baking) I plan to use some of your additions/changes and bake them soon! It results in very moist cookies though, and the great taste of the honey shines through. In the bowl of an electric mixer beat the butter, granulated sugar, and brown sugar until creamy, about 2 … I want to go bake them ALL and taste the difference!! This is absolutely fascinating! Also, I used margarine – Nucoa. I’ve always suspected that non-stick pans make the cookies turn out differently. Ultimate CC cookies on the way . I am going to try out the all brown sugar today and see how the teachers and the husband like them! Staying atop of your wellbeing is a must, especially during uncertain, stressful times. I tried making the cookies but the doughh was super rummy tried addi flour to it placed it in the refrigerator but nothing seems to work. This will now be my guide to the perfect ccc. Thank you! The shortening: Butter, or course, makes everything taste better. BuzzFeed's Guide To Making The Ultimate Chocolate Chip Cookies. They usually look great but seem a little dry or cake like. I adore chocolate chip/oatmeal cookies … and 2) I once tasted a version that replaced the oil in the cookies (butter or shortening) with unsweetened applesauce instead. I did things such as doubling or removing ingredients. But I have to say this is Amazing! Is is possible the flour was mis-measured? I’m saving this page! Brooke. too much shortening? I’m so happy that I FINALLY have a guide to make chocolate cookies the way people like them!!! I am going to try 1/4 tsp BP and 1/4tsp BS and 1/2 brown sugar! And I do mean crisp rather than hard or crunchy. This helps me alot, I’m looking forward to trying your suggestions! While mixing I add the eggs and I get kind of a melted carmel consistency. – mix of baking powder + soda ; Chocolate cookies: For a decadent dose of chocolate, reach for one of these to-die-for cookies. In fact, if you use 50% bread flour and 50% cake flour, you have 100% all-purpose flour. Have you tried this substitution before? This will add small globs of melted and gooey chocolate in the cookies! http://www.verybestbaking.com/mobile/detail.aspx?ID=18476, Ingredients I have cookies the bake crisp, but are hollow inside. Wow, what an amazing project! I have used all white sugar because I can’t stand the smell of the brown and white combo. I’m glad you found it helpful. I was in a hurry to see how they turned out so I chilled 6 cookies while the oven was warming up. Wow – LOTS of comments on your experiment. Thank you Tessa. I’m going to try the cornstarch. oh my word! Thanks so much for this! GOTTA TRY!!!!! I forgot to edit the instructions – thanks for pointing this out! HOW WOULD I CHILL THE DOUGH , ROLLED, OR IN A BOWL ,HOW? You can see each test gave a different result. My fav are in the 1st picture. Chocolate Chip Cookies Crisp, chewy, rich and delicious vegan chocolate chip cookies. My favorite variation is to add chopped walnuts or pecans. Such a fabulous post and resource, Tessa! So very well scientifically researched & tested (no guessing-real results). We also figured out that to get the right texture…a little crispy near the edges and puffy and chewy in the middle…that we needed to use a little more brown sugar than white, so I just increased the brown sugar by a quarter cup, and decreased the white by the same amount. If you were following the Nestle Tollhouse recipe base, the cookies should definitely not be dry. Oh girl. , I tried the 1/2 baking soda 1/2 baking powder recipe but my cookies look like the “more flour” example. Everyone has been so helpful with their comments & tips…… Great experiment, can’t wait to see more. I have also tried many of the popular recipes out there for cookies, i.e NYTimes and many others and keep coming back to the cornstarch trick. © Copyright 2020 Meredith Corporation. One of the best I’ve seen. So we set out to take on the challenge of making incredible chocolate chip cookies easier for you. Scoop 1 1/2 tablespoon-sized balls and place onto prepared baking sheets. Place 1/4 teaspoon in a bowl and pour 1 teaspoon distilled vinegar on top. All The original recipe calls for a combination of butter and shortening. I am still learning and have always baked with bread and cake flours with my cookies, but now I have to stay away from those flours. Any substitute for eggs, as my daughter is allergic to eggs. molasses per cup of white sugar to add that moisture and flavor back in. THANK YOU! I try every recipe ingredient/heat adjustment I find but cookies still rise and collapse into thin cookies. If you prefer your cookies to be softer and thicker and have a pronounced butterscotch flavor, use more brown sugar. I usually make a double batch & refrigerate it. Add the egg and vanilla, beating well to combine. Have you ever tried using half butter and half vegetable shortening (crisco in the can)? Can you help me figure out why? Ultimate Chocolate-Chip Cookies (with Tips and Troubleshooting Guide): A perfect chocolate chip cookie has to be soft and chewy, yet still have a crispy edges with chocolatey gooey bits in the cookies. Thanks. I can imagine the project it was for you, and I’ll surely refer to your tips. xxx. I don’t bake Christmas cookies, per se. Pre-heat your oven to 350*F during this time. Any texture considerations? Thank you! In the bowl of an electric mixer beat the butter, granulated sugar, and brown sugar until creamy, about 2 minutes. This information will allow you to alter or create your own chocolate chip recipe that produces cookies just the way YOU like them. It’s not there. Normally I use eggs, baking soda, butter (creamed or melted) and chocolate chips or chunks as well but my cookies end up being like a cake (fluffy and with holes) I dislike them because to me cookies should be chewy, crispy, etc . Plus you’ll be adding some extra moisture in the form of the egg yolk. Thank you for all of the tips! So good. I have to say that using butter in Utah dries out my cookies faster. Tried two of the recipes on Sunday, with my family. Hi Tessa, these cookies are amazing! I can totally appreciate your hardwork and diligence with this experiment. Thank you so much for this compilation of variating results!!!! 1/4 cup plus 2 tablespoons granulated sugar Do you know anything about that addition? 1C white sugar The Test Kitchen made cookies using a variety of different fats such as vegetable oil, butter, margarine, and shortening to see how each batch of chocolate chip cookies compared. 1tsp cream of tartar Can’t thank you enough for taking the time. I have a question. And since I have noting to compare them with since I have not grown up with grandads cookies or families recipes it’s hard to find out what is a good recipe or not. I started off religiously following the Nestle Toll House Recipe on the back of the package of the chips. I don’t know what it is but it might be the high humidity. What you you think? I used your first recipe, but realized about halfway through I didn’t have chocolate chips, so I used 3 tablespoons of hot fudge, and they came out beautiful! In addition to the whole egg called for in the control recipe, I added an extra egg … http://www.dishwithvivien.com/2012/10/recipe-3-chocolate-chips-cookie-recipes/. We reach for them after school and after dinner. I had cookies at my mom’s house and liked them. Hi Brian – when I bake at home I usually measure by weight but most of my readers don’t own a kitchen scale and aren’t familiar with baking by weight. I’m really curious as to why exactly that might be!! I have been trying to replicate them since she passed away, unsuccessfully so far. Flat, crispy, kinda greasy-textured cookies. Great blog post ! I use the high altitude baking directions on the Toll House Chocolate Chip Cookie Bag and it works perfectly! In a medium bowl combine the flour, baking soda, and salt. Diana – if I am understanding you, applying the same weight measurement conversion for sugar as was listed for flour is entirely incorrect. With just two weeks until turkey day, the latest information could affect your plans. Add your chocolate chunks and mix one last time. 1tsp vanilla I halved and adapted the original Tollhouse recipe. I follow the recipe on the package, look up recipes on line for simple chocolate chip cookies, changed the cooking time and temperature, and have even tweeked the recipe like you have done. I’m going to try your recipe tomorrow. I ended up with chocolate chip cookies exactly like I was hoping for. Line baking sheets with nonstick baking mats or parchment paper. Even the teachers at my boys school! But something is different nowadays. ?will it make it puffier and thick?? The Ultimate Average Chocolate Chip Cookie. Have you ever added vanilla pudding, dry out of the box? But in the last 3 times that i have made them, my cookies came out of the oven too flat and with a more chewy texture. With a son who asks for choc chip cookies as his birthday cake most years (yes, go figure…) I’ve tried recipe after recipe searching for the best version and never knew why one worked better than the other. They are the best chocolate chip cookies i have ever made. Great article, thanks for taking the time to bake all those cookies. When you think about it, making chocolate chip cookies (or any baked treat) is a science experiment. More here if you’re interested! My mother always made the BEST chocolate chip cookies! thanks for the info. Thanks Not all chocolate chip cookies are created equally. Hear from the cast of The Kitchen to learn how to tweak a classic recipe to achieve the kind of finished product you're craving. This comes at a perfect time because lately my chocolate chip cookies have been coming out flat. I pity the poor taste testers in your life . Thank you. As a previous owner of a very successful cookie business It took me several months to get the right combination of ingredients and technique to get the results I wanted and I never had a complaint. Extra flour in somewhat small amounts will not make the baked cookies drier, it will make them much thicker though. thank you. AND I never bake on humid or rainy days (the weather affects my baking as we live in a 100+ year old farm house that “breathes” – no central A/C to control humidity), Hi!You should try using cream of tartar..it leaves the cookies w/ those fabulous crackles across the top. I have been searching for a recipe that will replicate the cookies I had in elementary school that were super flat, didn’t hold once picked up and were very chewy but every time I try to change the control recipe I get the same looking cookies. I think you should know, though, I found the last comparison pic on Pinterest this morning with only a link to tumblr. Thank you so much for sharing. Grams always followed the recipe … . Some large eggs look like medium. I’m on the hunt to make by cookies higher, thicker, and softer so I’m hoping extra flour and extra egg yolk will fix that problem. I found your Ultimate Guide to Chocolate Chip cookies, most helpful. I then, using a commercial convection oven, reduce the temperature from 300’F to between 250’F and 275’F and bake for about 12 minutes low fan. The Food Lab's guide to the ultimate chocolate chip cookie. Massive chocolate chip . Ronja. I loved the chart but must say with these old eyes I had a lot of trouble reading the comments ( font too small) and the Purple Font on the Purple Background. If you hate the puffy cookie you may want to try melting the butter next time! Your experiments answered lots f questions. Used half baking soda and half baking powder. Do you sift your flour? My chocolate chip cookies are always considered the best by those who have had the opportunity to indulge in them. Thanks for your post. Thanks for sharing! I’m from Uruguay and here chocolate chip cookies are not a classic, the only “control” badge I have are some industrial ones from the supermarket that are really really crunchy and dry (hurts my gums), so I don’t know what’s normal and what’s not… in your opinion, which are the best? It’s always been hit or miss for me, now I will know just how to alter the recipe to make “his” perfect cookie (it’s thin and crispy for me) … hmm, they do say that opposites attract . Great! I share trusted baking recipes your friends will LOVE alongside insights into the science of sweets. Also my peanut butter cookies taste more like flour than peatnut butter, HELP! Since this is somewhat of a serious baking test I went ahead and edited the post to include weight measurements of the flour as well as the original volume. 2 cups (12-oz. 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