Chocolate Chip Cookies Recipe

chocolate chip cookie
submitted by sumit at


Preparation Time15 MinCooking Time15 Min
Ready In30 MinDifficulty LevelEasy
Health IndexJust EnjoyServings8
MethodMain Ingredient
Interest Group


 Shortening1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
 Granulated sugar8 Tablespoon
 Brown sugar4 Tablespoon
 Vanilla1⁄2 Teaspoon
 Whole egg1 , beaten
 Sifted flour17 Tablespoon (1 Cup Plus 1 Tablespoon)
 Salt1⁄2 Teaspoon
 Baking soda1⁄2 Teaspoon
 Chopped nuts1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 380 Calories from Fat 166

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 19 g28.5%

Saturated Fat 4.2 g21.2%

Trans Fat 1.7 g

Cholesterol 26.4 mg

Sodium 248.5 mg10.4%

Total Carbohydrates 49 g16.2%

Dietary Fiber 1.5 g6%

Sugars 23 g

Protein 6 g12%

Vitamin A 0.6% Vitamin C

Calcium 2.1% Iron 8.9%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


Blend together shortening, sugars, and vanilla, beat until fluffy.
Fold in egg and continue beating.
Add dry ingredients, flour, soda, and salt.
Mix thoroughly.
Stir in the chopped nuts and add one package of chocolate chips (6 oz.) Drop mixture by tsp on greased cookie pan.
Bake in moderate oven (375°F) for approximately 12 minutes.
Will make 4 dozen cookies.