The best chocolate chip cookie recipe you’ll ever try!

The best chocolate chip cookie recipe you'll ever try!

Ella R., Staff

While everyone is stuck inside during quarantine, they are finding joy in baking. Here is an easy recipe for the best chocolate chip cookies you’ll ever have!

 The ingredients for this recipe are:

  • 1 cup butter, softened
  • 1 cup white sugar 
  • 1 cup packed brown sugar
  • 2 eggs
  • 2 teaspoons vanilla extract
  • 1 teaspoon baking soda
  • 2 teaspoons hot water
  • ½ teaspoon salt
  • 3 cups all-purpose flour
  • 2 cups semisweet chocolate chips
  • 1 cup chopped walnuts


Step 1:

Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C).

 Step 2:

Cream together the butter, white sugar, and brown sugar until smooth. Beat in the eggs one at a time, then stir in the vanilla. Dissolve baking soda in hot water. Add to batter along with salt. Stir in flour, chocolate chips, and nuts. Drop by large spoonfuls onto ungreased pans.

  Step 3

Bake for about 10 minutes in the preheated oven, or until edges are nicely browned.

Pro Tip: 

Reynolds® Aluminum foil can be used to keep food moist, cook it evenly, and make clean-up easier.

I hope you enjoy this delicious cookie recipe and make it for your family to enjoy this quarantine!