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Chewy Chocolate Chip Cookies

The best recipe for Chewy Chocolate Chip Cookies with brown butter for added flavor and moisture and topped with sea salt to make them out of this world delicious!
Course Dessert
Keyword chocolate chip cookies, easy cookies, easy dessert, homemade cookies, sugar cookies
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 12 minutes
Total Time 22 minutes
Servings 36
Calories 177 kcal
Author Julie Blanner


  • 1 c butter
  • 3/4 c sugar
  • 1 c brown sugar
  • 1 Tbsp vanilla
  • 2 eggs
  • 1 tsp baking soda
  • 1/2 tsp baking powder
  • 1/4 tsp salt
  • 3 c flour
  • 2 c chocolate chips
  • sea salt


  1. In a saucepan over medium heat, melt butter. Swirl it until brown in color & it reaches a nutty aroma. Remove from heat.
  2. Meanwhile, combine sugar, brown sugar, and vanilla in a mixing bowl. Mix browned butter in.
  3. Gently blend in eggs, careful not to over mix.
  4. Sprinkle baking soda, baking powder, salt & flour over mixture & fold in until combined.
  5. Fold in chocolate chips.
  6. Make large balls & place on parchment paper. Refrigerator for 2+ hours.
  7. Preheat oven to 350, crack with sea salt & bake 12 minutes.

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Nutrition Facts
Chewy Chocolate Chip Cookies
Amount Per Serving
Calories 177 Calories from Fat 63
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 7g 11%
Saturated Fat 4g 20%
Cholesterol 24mg 8%
Sodium 108mg 5%
Potassium 31mg 1%
Total Carbohydrates 25g 8%
Sugars 16g
Protein 1g 2%
Vitamin A 3.9%
Vitamin C 0.1%
Calcium 2.4%
Iron 3.9%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.