Recipe: Double Chocolate Chip Cookies

December 21, 2010 4:30 pm by

We ask the city’s home chefs, bartenders, food bloggers and gourmands to share their favourite recipes. This week, Pooja Dhingra of Le15 Patisserie tells us how to bake her double chocolate chip cookies.

180 grams dark chocolate
50 grams butter
50 grams plain flour
1/4th teaspoon baking powder
2 eggs
250 grams caster sugar
1 teaspoon vanilla essence
100 grams milk chocolate chunks

• Preheat the oven to 180 degrees Celsius. Line a baking sheet with parchment.
• Melt the dark chocolate and butter together. Allow it to cool.
• Sift the baking powder and flour together.
• In a bowl, beat the eggs, sugar and vanilla essence until thick and pale.
• Stir the melted chocolate into the eggs and sugar, followed by the flour and milk chocolate chunks.
• Drop tablespoons of the mixture onto the baking sheet and bake for 8-10 minutes.
• Let it cool before you transfer to a container.