Classic Chocolate Chip Cookie Bars
Classic Chocolate Chip Cookie Bars are the epitome of comfort and indulgence. Imagine the perfect blend of buttery, chewy cookie dough loaded with rich, gooey chocolate chips. These bars are not just a dessert; they are a nostalgic journey back to childhood, a warm hug on a rainy day, and the answer to all your sweet cravings.
- 2 1/4 cups all-purpose flour
- 1/2 teaspoon baking soda
- 1 cup unsalted butter, room temperature
- 1/2 cup granulated sugar
- 1 cup packed light-brown sugar
- 1 teaspoon salt
- 2 teaspoons pure vanilla extract
- 2 large eggs
- 2 cups semisweet and/or milk chocolate chips
- Preheat your oven to 350°F (175°C). Grease and flour a 9×13-inch baking pan.
- In a medium bowl, whisk together the flour and baking soda. Set aside.
- In a large mixing bowl, cream together the softened butter, granulated sugar, brown sugar, and salt until smooth and creamy.
- Beat in the vanilla extract and eggs, one at a time, until well incorporated.
- Gradually add the dry ingredients into the wet ingredients, mixing until just combined.
- Stir in the chocolate chips evenly throughout the dough.
- Spread the dough evenly in the prepared baking pan.
- Bake for 25-30 minutes, or until the edges are golden brown and a toothpick inserted into the center comes out clean.
- Allow to cool completely in the pan on a wire rack. Once cooled, cut into bars and serve.
Preparation Time: 15 minutes
Yield: 24 bars
Classic Chocolate Chip Cookie Bars are the ultimate treat for chocolate lovers. These bars combine the simplicity of cookies with the ease of baking in a single pan, making them a perfect choice for parties, potlucks, or just satisfying your sweet tooth cravings.
Nutritional Information: (per serving) Calories: 220, Total Fat: 11g, Saturated Fat: 7g, Cholesterol: 35mg, Sodium: 90mg, Total Carbohydrates: 28g, Dietary Fiber: 1g, Sugars: 19g, Protein: 2g
Classic Chocolate Chip Cookie Bars offer not just a delightful taste but also a trip down memory lane. Whether enjoyed with a glass of cold milk or a scoop of vanilla ice cream, these bars are sure to bring smiles and satisfy cravings. So, gather your ingredients and embark on a baking adventure that ends with a tray of heavenly, homemade Classic Chocolate Chip Cookie Bars.