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5 from 10 votes

Chewy Chocolate Chip Cookies

These Chewy Chocolate Chip Cookies are the ultimate chocolate chip cookies.  They're buttery and soft even better than your favorite bakery chocolate chip cookie.  This is a step by step guide on how to make the best chewy chocolate chip cookies. 
Prep Time10 minutes
Cook Time10 minutes
cooling time5 minutes
Total Time20 minutes
Course: Dessert
Cuisine: American
Servings: 24 people
Calories: 306kcal


  • 1 cup Butter
  • 1 cup White Sugar Granulated
  • 1 cup Brown Sugar Light brown sugar
  • 2 large eggs room temerature
  • 2 teaspoon vanila pure vanilla extract
  • ¾ teaspoon salt
  • 1 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1 teaspoon baking soda
  • 3 cups flour all-purpose
  • 1 ½ bags Guittard Chocolate Chips 1 bag in the cookie dough and ½ bag to put on top of the cookie dough balls or on top when the cookies get out of the oven


  • Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
  • In a large mixing bowl, cream together the butter, sugar, and white sugar till light and fluffy. Add the eggs, vanilla, and salt. Mix together.
  • In a separate large bowl, combine the baking powder, baking soda, and flour. Mix until combined.
  • Add the flour mixture to the butter mixture. mix until combined. Add the M&M's and mix until combined.
  • Drop by 2" balls on an ungreased baking sheet. Bake for 9-11 minutes or until golden grown on the edges.
    Let the cookies cool on the baking sheet for 5 minutes before transferring the cookies to cooling racks. Enjoy!


Calories: 306kcal | Carbohydrates: 44g | Protein: 3g | Fat: 13g | Saturated Fat: 8g | Cholesterol: 39mg | Sodium: 216mg | Potassium: 58mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 31g | Vitamin A: 306IU | Vitamin C: 1mg | Calcium: 48mg | Iron: 1mg