Giant Chocolate Chip Cookie

Giant chocolate chip cookie

This giant chocolate chip cookie recipe is an ideal cooking activity for you and the family to bake together.

Prep time: 15 minutes

Cook time: 15 minutes

Servings: 12 people


  • 115g butter, softened
  • 50g Minstrels (or chocolate sweets of your choosing)
  • 170g chocolate chips
  • 2g bicarbonate of soda
  • 125g self raising flour
  • 3ml vanilla extract
  • 1 egg
  • 50g brown sugar
  • 50g white sugar


In a medium bowl, cream together the butter and the white & brown sugar until smooth.

Beat in the egg and stir in the vanilla.

Combine the flour and baking soda (separately from the mixture).

Stir the flour and baking soda into the creamed mixture and then fold in the chocolate chips.

Using two teaspoons drop the mixture onto a baking sheet and press down slightly to flatten.

Place on a greased baking sheet about 2 inches apart.

Cook for 10-14 minutes in preheated oven.

Remove the cookies from the oven and immediately decorate with Minstrels if desired. 

Allow to cool for 5 mins before placing them on a wire rack to cool completely.