What is the most classic American treat besides apple pie? Chocolate chip cookies! For years, I tried recipe after recipe and could not find that WOW chocolate chip cookie one. Mine were just OK. Good, but nothing to brag about.
When I went to work as a chemist at my first job after college, I found what I was seeking. At a fundraiser, they were auctioning off some chocolate chip cookies that a co-worker, Joyce, made. The bidding on these cookies was insane. I think someone gave $90 for a plate of cookies!
I had to ask why those cookies were so popular. Well, I got to try one and I quickly found out why. I don’t even like chocolate chip cookies, but I will eat a dozen of these. They were so yummy and I was so excited to ask Joyce for the recipe.Continue Reading