(adapted from Jeffrey Steingarten’s recipe in the Man Who Ate Everything)
- 1 stick butter
- 1 1/2 cup brown sugar (You can use 3/4 cup brown and 3/4 cup white, but more brown sugar makes the cookie chewier.)
- 1/2 cup dark brown sugar
Add the following to the above.
- 1/2 cup vegetable oil (If you want to use all butter, cream two sticks above.)
- 1 tsp vanilla
- 1 egg
Combine the following and mix into above.
- 2 cups flour
- 1 tsp salt
- 1 tsp baking soda
Stir into the above.
- 1 to 1 1/2 cups of chocolate chips
Bake at 375 for about 10 minutes.