Chocolate Chip Refrigerator Cookies

Prep Time:
20 min
Cook Time:
10 min
Total Time:
3 hr
Yield:
5 dozen cookies

Ingredients

  • 2 1/2 cups White Lily® Enriched Bleached All-Purpose Flour
  • 1/2 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1 cup butter, softened
  • 1 cup firmly packed brown sugar
  • 1/2 cup sugar
  • 1 large egg
  • 1 1/2 teaspoons vanilla extract
  • 1 cup semi-sweet mini chocolate chips
  • 1 cup chopped pecans or walnuts

Instructions

  1. COMBINE flour, baking powder and salt in medium bowl. Beat butter, brown sugar and sugar in large bowl until creamy, about 4 minutes. Beat in egg and vanilla until light and fluffy. Stir in flour mixture, chocolate chips and nuts just until blended.
  2. SHAPE into two 8-inch rolls. If dough is too soft, chill slightly before rolling. Wrap in wax paper or plastic wrap, then with foil. Chill several hours or overnight.
  3. HEAT oven to 375°F.
  4. CUT rolls into 1/4-inch slices with sharp knife. Bake on ungreased baking sheet 8 to 10 minutes. Cool on wire rack.

Nutrition

Serving Size (1 cookie), Calories 80 (Calories from Fat 35), Total Fat 4g (Saturated Fat 2.5g, Trans Fat 0g), Cholesterol 10mg, Sodium 50mg, Total Carbohydrate 11g (Dietary Fiber 0g, Sugars 7g), Protein 1g; Percent Daily Value*: Vitamin A 2%, Vitamin C 0%, Calcium 0%, Iron 2%.

*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

Baking Tip

To prevent cookies from browning too quickly on the bottom, place an empty baking sheet in the oven under the sheet with cookies.

Baking Tip

Place unbaked cookies at least 2 inches apart on baking sheets to allow room for spreading.