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101 Delicious Variations on the Classic Favorite!
Whether you like your chocolate chip cookies with or without nuts, chewy or crumbly, traditional, exotic, healthy, adventurous, decadent, or completely over-the-top, you'll find the perfect recipe in 101 Perfect Chocolate Chip Cookies.
These 101 scrumptious cookies were selected from among more than 2,600 entries in a contest sponsored by The Orchards, a charming 4-star inn located in Williamstown, Massachusetts. They range from melt-in-your-mouth versions of the classic chocolate chip cookie to cookies with all kinds of delectable, unusual ingredients, including: Macadamia Milk Chocolate Chip Cookies Brownie Chip Meringues Ice Cream Chocolate Chip Cookies Tiger-Striped Chocolate Chip Cookies Coconut Chocolate Chip Cookies Kentucky Derby Chip Delights
So bake your favorite cookie, pour yourself a glass of cold milk, and enjoy!
"Provides a chunk of Americana that makes it a treasure for all those who read it." -- The Los Angeles Times
101 Perfect Chocolate Chip Cookies has been featured in the Tennessean,
the Birmingham News,
and the St. Petersburg Times
Chewy versus pillow-soft. Crispy edges versus golden brown. Gooey oatmeal versus rich molasses. How can anyone choose? Gwen Steege takes you through her impressive backlog of creative, easy-to-follow chocolate chip cookie recipes, from the classic sugar dough to crazy mocha pinto chippers and everything in between. Everyone has a different idea of what makes a chocolate chip cookie truly perfect, but with 101 recipes, you are sure to find a favorite . . . or two, or three
The chocolate chip cookie is, without a doubt, North America's favorite cookie. Nothing beats a steaming, chewy cookie fresh from the oven, its chocolate still gooey and smooth -- perfection! But everyone has a different idea of what makes a perfect chocolate chip cookie, and the variations in this book provide something for everyone. From healthy to loaded with extras, the recipes are all fun and delicious. Try Kahlua Coconut Chocolate Chip Cookies, Macadamia Milk Chocolate Chip Cookies, Melt-in-Your-Mouth Triple Chocolate Chip Cookies, Grandma Matthews' Molasses Chocolate Chip Cookies, Kentucky Derby Chip Delights, and Apple-Kissed Chocolate Chip Cookies.
Who wants to lick the bowl?
Nothing beats a chocolate chip cookie fresh from the oven, but everyone has their own idea of what makes a chocolate chip cookie perfect. Do you like them chewy, crumbly, or crispy? With nuts or without? Exotic, nutritious, spicy, super-chocolatey? Whatever you crave, you'll find it here! Try a classic version or branch out and enjoy Kahlua Coconut Chocolate Chip Cookies, Macadamia Milk Chocolate Chip Cookies, Melt-in-Your-Mouth Triple Chocolate Chip Cookies, Molasses Chocolate Chip Cookies, Kentucky Derby Chip Delights, Apple-Kissed Chocolate Chip Cookies, or one of dozens of other varieties. Irresistible!
About the Author
Gwen W. Steege has been an editor at Storey Publishing for more than 20 years and a fiber lover for more than twice that time. She has edited more than two dozen knitting and crochet books, and has contributed designs to several of these. Her passion for fiber includes not only to knitting, but also handspinning, hand-dyeing, and weaving. She cares for a small flock of sheep in northwestern Massachusetts, which will keep her in fleece for many years to come.
Table of Contents
The Search for the Perfect Chocolate Chip Cookie
Traditional Chocolate Chip Cookies
Traditional Chocolate Chip Cookies Plus
And They're Good for You, Too
Double Chocolate Chip Cookies
Special Occasion Chocolate Chip Cookies