Chocolate Chip Slice ‘n’ Bake Cookies – Deliciously buttery, melt-in-your-mouth cookies stuffed full of chocolate chips!

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Today, I bring you the first slice ‘n’ bake cookie recipe to hit the blog – Chocolate Chip Slice ‘n’ Bake Cookies! And, of course they would be chocolate chip. 😉

Chocolate Chip Slice 'n' Bake Cookies | marshasbakingaddiction.com @marshasbakeblog

Chocolate Chip Slice 'n' Bake Cookies | marshasbakingaddiction.com @marshasbakeblog

I love slice ‘n’ bake cookies because they are super quick and easy to make, and you can just keep the dough logs in the fridge and slice ‘n’ bake whenever you crave a cookie or two. The base ingredients for this recipe are butter, icing sugar, egg, and flour – that’s just 4 simple ingredients! The other ingredients are just for flavour.

Chocolate Chip Slice 'n' Bake Cookies | marshasbakingaddiction.com @marshasbakeblog

Chocolate Chip Slice 'n' Bake Cookies | marshasbakingaddiction.com @marshasbakeblog

To make these cookies, simply combine the butter, icing sugar, egg, vanilla extract, salt, and flour together using a handheld or stand mixer. Fold in the chocolate chips, then turn the dough out onto a lightly floured surface. Shape into a log, wrap in clingfilm, then chill for at least 4 hours. I like to leave mine in the fridge overnight.

Now the fun part – slicing and baking!

Chocolate Chip Slice 'n' Bake Cookies | marshasbakingaddiction.com @marshasbakeblog

Chocolate Chip Slice 'n' Bake Cookies | marshasbakingaddiction.com @marshasbakeblog

Chocolate Chip Slice 'n' Bake Cookies | marshasbakingaddiction.com @marshasbakeblog

Chocolate Chip Slice 'n' Bake Cookies | marshasbakingaddiction.com @marshasbakeblog

Chocolate Chip Slice 'n' Bake Cookies | marshasbakingaddiction.com @marshasbakeblog

Chocolate Chip Slice 'n' Bake Cookies | marshasbakingaddiction.com @marshasbakeblog

These cookies are incredibly buttery, and melt-in-your-mouth. Paired with the chocolate chips, these cookies are just divine. They will make the most perfect edible gift this Christmas.

Chocolate Chip Slice 'n' Bake Cookies | marshasbakingaddiction.com @marshasbakeblog

Enjoy!

Yield: about 22 cookies

Chocolate Chip Slice ‘n’ Bake Cookies

Deliciously buttery, melt-in-your-mouth cookies stuffed full of chocolate chips!

25 minPrep Time

12 minCook Time

37 minTotal Time

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Ingredients

  • 3/4 cup (170g) unsalted butter, softened
  • 3/4 cup (90g) icing/powdered sugar
  • 1 large egg, room temperature
  • 2 teaspoons vanilla extract
  • 2 cups (250g) plain/all-purpose flour
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 cup (90g) chocolate chips

Instructions

  1. Using a handheld or stand mixer fitted with the paddle attachment, beat the butter until smooth and creamy. Add the icing sugar and beat until light and fluffy. Add the egg and vanilla, and beat until combined. Add the flour and salt, and beat until combined. Fold in the chocolate chips.
  2. Turn the dough out onto a lightly floured surface and shape into a 12-inch long log (about 2 inches wide), or two 6-inch logs. Tightly wrap the log in clingfilm and chill in the fridge for at least 4 hours, and up to 5 days. I like to chill mine overnight.
  3. Preheat the oven to 180C/350F/Gas 4, and line a baking tray with parchment paper or a silicone mat. Set aside.
  4. Slice the log into thick slices, and place them onto the prepared baking tray. Bake for 12 - 14 minutes until lightly brown around the edges. Allow to cool for 5 minutes before transferring them to a wire rack to cool completely.

Notes

Cookies stay fresh covered at room temperature or in the fridge for up to 1 week. They also freeze well for up to 3 months. Thaw overnight in the fridge.

Cookie dough logs freeze well for up to 3 months. Thaw overnight in the fridge before slicing and baking.

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16 Comments

16 Comments on Chocolate Chip Slice ‘n’ Bake Cookies

  1. Stephanie@ApplesforCJ
    November 22, 2016 at 6:19 pm (2 months ago)

    What a great idea..They would make nice Christmas gifts or could just have them available to make fresh for guests 🙂

    Reply
    • Marsha
      November 22, 2016 at 7:29 pm (2 months ago)

      Thanks, Stephanie! 🙂

      Reply
  2. Demeter | Beaming Baker
    November 22, 2016 at 7:13 pm (2 months ago)

    Oh my goodness, Marsha! Of course your first slice ‘n bake recipe would be just perfect! And I quite like the sound this being your first one on the blog–it gets me super excited about all the flavor combos to come! 🙂 Can we hope for a Christmas version soon? 😉 These cookies are simply amazing! Pinned. xo

    Reply
    • Marsha
      November 22, 2016 at 7:30 pm (2 months ago)

      Thanks, Demeter! I like the sound of a Christmas version, I’m on it! 😉 xo

      Reply
  3. Taylor
    November 22, 2016 at 7:32 pm (2 months ago)

    OMG how perfect are these?! This is such a good idea – in fact, it’s a dangerous idea. I will definitely be taking your suggestion and slice off a couple (or four or five) cookies off the log at a time!

    Reply
    • Marsha
      November 22, 2016 at 8:13 pm (2 months ago)

      Thanks, Taylor! 🙂

      Reply
  4. Veena
    November 22, 2016 at 7:48 pm (2 months ago)

    Oh I like the idea of Slice N Bake.. Love chocolate Chips in anything and these do look so perfect!!

    Reply
    • Marsha
      November 22, 2016 at 8:14 pm (2 months ago)

      Thanks, Veena!

      Reply
  5. Marisa Franca @ All Our Way
    November 22, 2016 at 8:17 pm (2 months ago)

    Your cookies look and sound amazing. Your photos of them are fantastic. Great close-up shots. I swear I could smell the cookies 🙂

    Reply
    • Marsha
      November 23, 2016 at 1:21 pm (2 months ago)

      Thanks, Marisa! 🙂

      Reply
  6. Amanda
    November 22, 2016 at 10:09 pm (2 months ago)

    Mmm, slice and bake cookies take me back to my childhood. These sound wonderful!

    Reply
    • Marsha
      November 23, 2016 at 1:21 pm (2 months ago)

      Thanks, Amanda!

      Reply
  7. Natalie | Natalie's Food & Health
    November 24, 2016 at 9:12 pm (2 months ago)

    This cookies looks so buttery and just melt in your mouth. I’m saving this recipe. My kiddo will love these! 🙂

    Reply
    • Marsha
      November 25, 2016 at 5:37 pm (2 months ago)

      Thanks, Natalie! 🙂

      Reply
    • Marsha
      November 28, 2016 at 9:46 pm (2 months ago)

      Thanks, Tara!

      Reply

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