Half Batch Chocolate Chip Cookies
1/3 cup very soft butter
1/3 cup packed brown sugar
3 Tbsp white sugar
1 egg yolk
1-2 tsp vanilla extract
3/4 cup all purpose flour, sifted
1/2 tsp baking soda
Pinch of sea salt
1/3 cup mini chocolate chips
Chopped walnuts optional
Mix first 3 ingredients in a mixing bowl until well combined. Add egg yolk & vanilla, mix.
Add flour, baking soda & salt, mix.
Stir in mini chocolate chips & chopped walnuts if using.
The dough should be slightly crumbly, but still able to hold together.
Refrigerate cookie dough 1 hour before baking. Preheat oven or toaster oven 350 degrees
Roll into balls, place on parchment lined baking sheet. Bake 9-12 minutes. Or until golden and just beginning to show cracks.