Sunday, October 05, 2008

Zen Chef's Thin and Crisp Chocolate Chip Cookies

Cookies galore! Remember my search for perfect cookies? Well, my definition for a good cookie is one that is slightly chewy in the middle but crispy on the outer.

AND I think I found it! Or at least ONE of it. Who says that we need to stick to one cookie recipe! LOL.

This is my favourite cookie recipe of all times. Seriously good stuff. I couldn't stop eating it..and it actually resembles Subway cookies. AR requested me to make the cookies immediately after he finished it, which tells me that he really liked it. I have to thank Zen Chef for sharing this really hit a spot in me.

I suspect the reason for this is the use of corn syrup. I dont know why, but it gives a slight different texture and taste to the cookies. I love this in the morning with a cup of coffee but hey, eat it anyway you like it.

Zen Chef's Thin and Crispy Chocolate Chip Cookies (yielded around 30 cookies for me)
1 3/4 cups of flour
3/4 tsp of baking soda
1 tablespoon of sea salt or kosher salt
14 tablespoons of butter melted (around 220 grams I think)
1/2 cup of brown sugar
1/2 cup of sugar
2 tablespoons of light corn syrup
1 tablespoon of vanilla extract
2 tablespoons of milk
1 1/2 cup chopped bittersweet chocolate
1 cup of crushed walnuts

1) Pre heat oven to 180C. Line Tray with baking paper.

2) Sift flour, salt and baking soda.

2) Cream butter. sugars and corn syrup. Stir in vanilla and milk. Add sifted flour mixture and fold in. Fold in chocolate and nuts. CHILL! (very important!)

3) Roll 1 tsp of dough and flatten it. Bake for 15 minutes. Remember to chill dough in between batches. Cool and transfer to baking sheet


Little Corner of Mine said...

Hey, congrats on founding your perfect cookies! :)

Little Inbox said...

This is yummy! When I was a kid, my sis used to buy me delicious choc cookies from an outlet. Now no more. :(
Got to make it my own.

noobcook said...

wow congrats on finding the perfect cookies. was a long quest but it sure looks worth it, keke

Cynthia said...

Where's my milk? :)

tigerfish said...

Where's my coffee? Where's my magazine? Your cookies just made me want to laze around - nibbling the cookies, sipping the coffee and flipping through a magazine. :)

SIG said...

Ooo... yum.. more cookies. Haven't made them in yonks!

petrina said...

just as I was thinking about choc chip cookies! looks yumm...

Retno Prihadana said...

I want them!!

mikky said...

wow... looks yummy... :)

Big Boys Oven said...

an awesome cookies, just love it!

babe_kl said...

glad you've finally found THE cookie recipe :D

B@bYh|r0Sh| said...

I love subway cookies!! I am going to try it!!!!!

"Joe" who is constantly craving said...

haha leave this kinda cookies in a cookie jar nxt to my table..and i would prob finish it in a day haha..

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