Chocolate Chip Raisin Cookie Recipe

This chocolate chip raisin cookie recipe is an old favorite that everyone enjoys.


2 cups all-purpose flour
1/2 teaspoon baking powder
1/3 cup (packed) light brown sugar
1 cup granulated sugar
2 sticks (1 cup) salted butter, softened
2 large eggs
1 1/2 teaspoons vanilla extract
12 ounces (about 2 cups) raisins
12 ounces semi-sweet chocolate chips (about 2 cups)

Large bowl
Medium bowl
Cookie sheets

Step 1: Preheat oven to 300 degrees F.
Step 2: In a medium bowl, whisk together flour and baking powder; set aside.
Step 3: Blend sugars together in a large bowl.
Step 4: Add butter and mix until grainy.
Step 5: Add eggs and vanilla extract and mix until smooth.
Step 6: Gradually add flour mixture, scraping down sides during mixing.
Step 7: Stir in raisins and chocolate chips until combined.
Step 8: Drop by rounded tablespoons onto ungreased cookie sheets 1 1/2 inches apart.
Step 9: Bake 18-20 minutes. Transfer immediately to a cooling surface.

Makes 48 cookies.