Here are 16 surprising ways that molasses makes chocolate chip cookies better.
Of all the best-loved cookies in the world, chocolate chip cookies get the most votes.
When my son was a toddler he loved to help me bake and went through a stage when he constantly asked “Make chocolate cookies mama? Make chocolate cookies?”
Who could resist that little voice?
It appears that I indulged him often because over the past several years I have added a good number of chocolate chip cookie recipes to this blog. There are the classic chocolate chip cookie recipes but all sorts of variations too. From Cape Cod Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies to a Low Sugar Chocolate Chip Cookie, Peanut Butter Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies, Whole Wheat Chocolate Chunk Cookies and more, we’re sharing more than a dozen different ways to love chocolate chip cookies.
Some are old recipes of my Mom’s, others were given to me by readers. There’s a good mix of healthy, healthy-ish and just plain yummy cookies in the collection, a new favourite recipe for every chocolate chip cookie fan.
Just a little bit of molasses can make a big difference in a chocolate chip cookie. It adds that rich “brown sugar” flavour and is great for the texture.
Take a look at our collection of Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipes and let me know if you have a favourite.
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