Crisp Chocolate Chip Cookies

Total Time

Prep: 20 min. Bake: 15 min.


about 3 dozen

Updated: Oct. 16, 2022
A friend gave me this recipe quite a while ago, and I like to make them for our five children and 18 grandkids. If you don't want these cookies to disappear quickly, you'd better hide them!
Crisp Chocolate Chip Cookies Recipe photo by Taste of Home
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  • 1 cup butter, softened
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 1 cup packed brown sugar
  • 1 cup canola oil
  • 1 large egg
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 3-1/2 cups all-purpose flour
  • 3 teaspoons baking soda
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 2 cups (12 ounces) chocolate chips
  • 1 cup quick-cooking or old-fashioned oats
  • 1 cup cornflakes or crisp rice cereal


  1. In a large bowl, cream butter and sugars until light and fluffy. Add the oil, egg and vanilla. Combine the flour, baking soda and salt; gradually add to creamed mixture.
  2. Stir in chocolate chips, oats, and cornflakes. Drop by tablespoonfuls onto greased baking sheets. Bake at 350° for 12-14 minutes. Remove to wire racks.

Nutrition Facts

2 each: 490 calories, 29g fat (11g saturated fat), 39mg cholesterol, 400mg sodium, 58g carbohydrate (34g sugars, 2g fiber), 5g protein.