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Chocolate Chip Cookies

Chocolate Chip Cookies

Linda Larsen

Cookie Recipes:

Everyone loves cookies. Whether you make drop cookies, shaped cookies, bar cookies, or no bake cookies, you're guaranteed a big thank you when you make a batch or two. And everyone has their favorite cookie recipes; these are mine.

How to Make the Best Cookies:

Making the best cookies is easy as long as you follow some rules. Learn how to measure flour, how to read a baking recipe, and find tips for tender, perfect cookies every time.

Cookie Science:

Don't be scared - this type of science is easy. Cookies are made with a combination of fat, sugar, flour, leavening, and flavorings. These ingredients combine in different ways to produce everything from chewy chocolate chip cookies to dense brownies to fruit-filled bars. Read through this information to put science behind you in the kitchen.

No Bake Cookies:

No bake cookies are the perfect choice for beginners. They're also great for hot days when you just don't want to turn the oven on. And they're delicious!

Bar Cookie and Brownie Recipes:

I think bar cookies are the easiest because you just fill a pan with luscious ingredients and bake. There's no going back and forth, shaping cookies and removing them from cookie sheets. Here are some fabulous bar cookie recipes.

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