Chocolate chip cookie dough: a tasty dessert from the United States

Total time: 40 Min
Difficulty: Low
Serves: 8 people
By Cookist
Chocolate chips cookie
12 Oz
3 tbsp
All-purpose flour
1 cup
Light butter
½ cup
¾ cup
Dark/semi-sweet chocolate chips
⅓ cup
Whole Milk
3 tbsp
Vanilla Extract
1 tsp
⅓ tsp
Balloons and Chopsticks

Now a day you can eat a chocolate chip cookie in many places: restaurants, coffee places, candy stores or bakeries all around the world. This tasty dessert is originally from the United States, but now a days you can find in your country or any other country. Even there are packed chocolate chips cookies by trademarks, but everybody knows that there is nothing like homemade cookies, their smell, the opportunity of eating them recently retire from the oven, or my favorite way to eat, when the dough is ready, but not bake yet, eat it directly from the bowl, there is nothing like it, and with the appropriate recipe and ingredients you will have a great satisfaction. You are invited to follow the next recipe, which present a variation, perfect for Easter holidays, due to the use of chocolate eggs, and It is sure you will love this cookie dough.

How to make the best chocolate chip cookie dough

  • Inflate as many balloons as you want to make eggs
  • in a small pot melt the chocolate in a bain-marie, wash and dry the balloons very well
  • spread with enough butter or butter spray to ensure the balloon does not squeeze out of the chocolate
  • place your balloon on a cup and with a spoon drops the chocolate to cover the entire surface
  • takes the balloon for five minutes the freezer, removes and flips performs the same procedure, takes this time for 10 minutes to the freezer, will be ready now with a needle punctures the small balloon and remove the remains with a clamp
  • Prepare all the ingredients before starting.
  • Place the butter out of the refrigerator in order to have it at room temperature
  • Take a large bowl and beat up the butter, using an electrical mixer, for a few seconds.Proceed now to add the sugar and mix very well.
  • Then pour the vanilla extract and keep beating up until a smooth and creamy mixture is obtained.
  • In a second bowl proceed to sift the flour and the salt, and mix them.
  • Now add the dry ingredients (salt and flour mixture) to the butter and sugar mixture. For this steep you do not need to use the electric mixer. I rather use a wooden spoon.Mix all the ingredients until everything is well integrated, without lumps.
  • Proceed to incorporate the milk little by little, mixing all the time, until the dough is smooth and creamy.
  • Finally add the chocolate chips and integrate them well into the mixture, until they look evenly distributed and preserve.Take the chocolate eggs and very carefully proceed to remove the top using a sharp knife (use a knife without saw).
  • Proceed now to fill the chocolate eggs with the dough.Use a ½ teaspoon measuring spoon to put the dough inside each egg.
  • Introduce all filled chocolate eggs in the refrigerator until it is time to serve. You can also serve them immediately if you wish.You can store your filled eggs up to 3 days in the refrigerator.

How to freeze chocolate chip cookie dough

Place the firm, cold cookie dough balls in a labeled ziplock bag. Label the bag with the month and cooking temperature and place the bag in the freezer. Freeze cookie dough for up to 3 months.

What should the consistency of cookie dough be?

To test the consistency of the cookie dough, squeeze some dough between your hands. If the dough is perfect and non-sticky, it should not stick to your fingers. If it sticks to your hands, add one tablespoon of flour at a time.

Nutrition Facts

Nutrition Facts Servings: 8 Amount per serving   Calories 239 % Daily Value* Total Fat 13.8g 18% Saturated Fat 7.7g 38% Cholesterol 31mg 10% Sodium 187mg 8% Total Carbohydrate 26.4g 10% Dietary Fiber 0.6g 2% Total Sugars 11.2g Protein 2.2g

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