Chocolate Chip Cookie Variations
Chocolate chip cookies are the ultimate comfort food; with a few variations, they're even better!
By Donna Monday
Just about everyone loves freshly baked chocolate chip cookies. Many of us have fond memories from our childhoods of the aroma of freshly baked chocolate chip cookies filling up the house. Our eager little eyes anxiously awaiting their arrival from oven to countertop.
Chocolate chip cookies are the ultimate comfort food. There's just something about them that makes us feel warm and fuzzy.
The chocolate chip cookie has evolved over the years into a mouth-watering variety of textures and flavors.
If you're a fruit lover, you'll enjoy banana chocolate chip cookies or cherry chocolate chip cookies.
Chocolate lovers will delight over chocolate chocolate chip cookies, double chocolate chip cookies and white chocolate chip cookies.
Another popular variation is the oatmeal chocolate chip cookie. Who knew that oatmeal would taste so good with chocolate?
If you want to spice up your favorite chocolate chip cookies even more, you can add tasty morsels like mint chips, craisins, candy bars, espresso beans, M&Ms, candy cane, walnuts, peanuts, macadamia nuts, dark chocolate or big chunks of milk chocolate.
Some folks love eating gourmet chocolate chip cookie bars and even chocolate chip cookie pie!
If you have special dietary needs, you can still enjoy home-baked chocolate chip cookies. There are special recipes online for low-fat chocolate chip cookies, vegan chocolate chip cookies, wheat-free and egg-free chocolate chip cookies, and whole wheat chocolate chip cookies.
Now that you know about the many ways you can enjoy the world's most famous cookie, I hope you will try many of the delicious recipes so you too can enjoy the ultimate chocolate chip cookie experience!
Copyright 2004. Donna Monday is a contributing author at: www.best-cookie-jar-recipes.com