Baking Bliss with Emmy’s Deliciously Decadent Cookies
Ahh…sweeter temptation in cookie form! Emmy’s Cookies are a delectable treat that warm the hearts of even the toughest critics. Bursting with buttery goodness and enlivened by the perfect blend of dark and white chocolate chips, these cookies make for an indulgent pick-me-up that can’t be beat.
-3/4 cup salted butter (at room temperature)
-3/4 cup granulated sugar
-3/4 cup light brown sugar
-2 large eggs
-1 teaspoon of vanilla extract
-2 1/2 cups of all-purpose flour
-1 teaspoon baking soda
-1/2 teaspoon baking powder
-1/4 teaspoon salt
-1 cup semi-sweet chocolate chips
-1 cup white chocolate chips
1. Preheat your oven to 350°F and line a baking sheet with parchment paper.
2. In a large bowl, cream together the butter, granulated sugar and light brown sugar until the mixture is light and fluffy.
3. Beat in the eggs and vanilla extract.
4. In a separate bowl, sift together the flour, baking soda, baking powder and salt.
5. Slowly add the dry ingredients to the wet ingredients until everything is just mixed together.
6. Fold in the semi-sweet and white chocolate chips.
7. Form the dough into 1-inch balls and place them on the baking sheet about 2 inches apart.
8. Bake for 8-10 minutes, or until the cookies are golden.
9. Allow the cookies to cool for a few minutes and enjoy!
Emmy’s Cookies are a classic take on a timeless treat, combining a familiar recipe with subtle cultural influences. Brown sugar, a main ingredient in this recipe, has been long used in the culinary arts of many Caribbean and African-American cultures, while the use of chocolate chips and vanilla stems from the all-American tradition of baking. Although brown sugar has been used in cookie recipes for centuries, the combination of melt-in-your-mouth dark and white chocolate chips with the brown sugar in Emmy’s Cookies is truly unique.
These Cookies won’t last long once they hit the table. Whether you enjoy them plain, with a tall glass of cold milk, or with a scoop of homemade ice cream, Emmy’s Cookies are certain to satisfy any sweet tooth. Crave a masterpiece? Look no further; Emmy’s Cookies are the indulgent treat you’ve been searching for.