The Ultimate Chocolate Chip Cookie

Ingredients 1 cup butter, softened 1 cup packed brown sugar 1/2 cup sugar 2 large eggs, room temperature 1 teaspoon vanilla extract

2-1/3 cups all-purpose flour 1/2 teaspoon baking powder 1/2 teaspoon baking soda 1/2 teaspoon salt 1 cup semisweet chocolate chips

Directions Preheat oven to 350°. In a large bowl, cream butter and sugars until light and fluffy, 5-7 minutes.

Beat in eggs and vanilla. In another bowl, whisk flour, baking powder, baking soda and salt; gradually beat into creamed mixture. Stir in chocolate chips.

Drop dough by rounded tablespoonfuls 3 in. apart onto greased baking sheets. 

Flatten slightly. Bake 10-12 minutes or until light brown. Remove from pans to wire racks to cool.