These are one of the most celebrated and “People’s Choice” kind of cookies, especially the chocolate chip and oats one.

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Being true to their name, they are made by dropping spoonful of the semi-liquid batter onto the baking sheet. The batter perfectly holds its shape and turns into perfectly round and bulgy cookie.


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Yield: 25 – 30 small sized cookies


  • 2 cups all-purpose flour
  • 2 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1 teaspoon baking soda
  • A pinch of salt
  • ½ cup unsalted butter, at room temperature
  • 1 cup powdered sugar
  • 1 large Egg
  • 3 teaspoons milk
  • 2 tablespoons dark chocolate chips


  • Preheat oven to 375 degree F (165 degree Celsius).
  • In a medium sized bowl, mix flour, salt, baking powder and baking soda.
  • In a small bowl, cream together butter and sugar. Mix in eggs and vanilla. Add egg mixture into flour mixture until combined. Add little milk if required.
  • Drop dough by teaspoonful, 2 inches apart, onto two parchment-lined baking sheets and top with some chocolate chips.
  • Bake cookies at 375 degree F (165 degree Celsius) until golden brown for about 10 to 14 minutes, rotating sheets halfway through.
  • Transfer cookies while hot to wire racks, and let cool completely.


  • Make sure that the batter is not too “liquidy” not too cookie dough like. As the name suggests, they should be able to be dropped.

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