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Double the Chocolate Cookies

If you love chocolate, you're going to love this chocolate cookie recipe.
Prep Time5 mins
Cook Time9 mins
Total Time14 mins
Course: Cookies
Cuisine: American
Keyword: Chocolate Cookies
Servings: 4 dozen
Author: The Southern Lady Cooks


  • 1 cup softened butter
  • 3/4 cup white sugar
  • 3/4 cup packed brown sugar
  • 2 eggs
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 2 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1/2 cup cocoa powder
  • 1 teaspoon baking soda
  • 2 cups chocolate chips


  • Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Beat the butter, white sugar, and brown sugar with an electric mixer in a large bowl until smooth, add in the 2 eggs and vanilla and beat well. Mix in flour, cocoa powder, and baking soda. Fold in chocolate chips mixing just enough to evenly combine.
  • Drop by heaping teaspoonfuls onto ungreased baking sheet. Bake from 9 to 12 minutes. Allow cookies to cool for one minute before removing from baking sheet.