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Ultimate Chocolate Chip Cookies

A classic chocolate chip cookie recipe made with Crisco brand butter flavored shortening.
Course Dessert
Cuisine American
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 11 minutes
Total Time 21 minutes
Servings 30
Author Cookie Madness


  • 3/4 cup Crisco butter flavored shortening
  • 1 1/4 cups firmly packed light brown sugar
  • 2 tablespoons milk
  • 1 tablespoon vanilla extract
  • 1 egg
  • 2 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 3/4 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1 1/2 cups chocolate chips


  • Preheat oven to 375 degrees F.
  • Beat the shortening, brown sugar, milk and vanilla in large bowl with mixer on medium speed until well blended. Beat in egg.
  • Add the salt and baking soda and stir until blended, then stir in the flour until blended.
  • Stir in the chocolate chips.
  • Using a rounded tablespoon or a medium size cookie scoop, drop onto parchment lined baking sheets (or just ungreased baking sheets) spacing 3 inches apart.
  • Bake for 8 to 10 minutes for chewy cookies, or 11 to 13 minutes for crisp cookies.
  • Let cool for 2 minutes, then transfer to a wire rack to cool completely.