Ellen's Chocolate Chip Cookies


"A family recipe that's deliciously different by using shortening and butter to give it a rich texture and flavor. And the (optional) combination of nuts is delightful."
I Made It Rate it Share Print
Added to shopping list. Go to shopping list.


20-25 m servings
Serving size has been adjusted!
Original recipe yields 12 servings

May we suggest



  • Prep

  • Cook

  • Ready In

  1. Preheat oven to 375 F degrees. Beat butter, shortening and sugars together until light and fluffy (about 2-3 minutes). Mix in eggs and vanilla. Add flour, salt and soda until combined then stir in chocolate chips (and optional nuts) by hand until mixed together. Use a #50 standard scooper to form into balls and place on ungreased cookie sheet. Bake for 8-10 minutes until golden brown.


Read all reviews 0

Other stories that may interest you