Mini Chocolate Chip Cookies

This is a great chocolate chip cookie recipe and is perfect for decorating the top of my absolute favorite cupcakes: Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Cupcakes.




Mini Chocolate Chip Cookies

Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 10 minutes
Total Time 20 minutes
Course Dessert


  • 2 cup plus 2 tablespoons all-purpose flour
  • 1/2 tsp  baking soda
  • 1/2 tsp salt
  • 12 tbsp unsalted butter, melted and cooled until warm
  • 1 cup brown sugar, packed
  • 1/2 cup granulated sugar
  • 1 large egg plus 1 egg yolk
  • 2 tsp vanilla extract
  • 1 1/2 cup semi-sweet chocolate chips


  • Preheat oven to 325 degrees F.  Line 2 cookie sheets with parchment paper.
  • Whisk dry ingredients together in a medium bowl; set aside.  With electric mixer, or by hand, mix butter and sugars until thoroughly combined.  Beat in egg yolk and vanilla.  Add dry ingredients and beat at low-speed just until combined.  Stir in chocolate chips.
  • Roll a teaspoon of dough into a ball. Bake 8 minutes, or until golden brown. Flip baking sheets halfway through.
Keyword Chocolate, Cookies