There’s one dessert that always brings the fun. Whether it’s for a simple birthday surprise or just because, a mini skillet cookie is just what you need to perk things up.
It makes a fantastic dessert, with rich milk chocolate chunks bursting through the buttery, caramelized cookie base. Top that off with some vanilla ice cream and it’s an epic dessert that can say anything from “Happy Birthday” to “I’m sorry you had a rough day.”
Made in a smaller skillet, it’s a quick, easy, and fun way to say anything you like. You don’t have to make a bunch of cookies, just one skillet cookie that can be shared, or hoarded all to yourself. No matter the occasion you make it, everyone will say, “YUM!”
You’ve got to make this mini skillet cookie today and live your best life!
What You Will Need for Your Mini Skillet Cookie:
1 cup butter (room temperature)
1/2 cup brown sugar
1/4 cup sugar
2 teaspoons vanilla
2 cups flour
1 tablespoon baking soda
1/2 teaspoon salt
1/2 cup milk chocolate chunks
Vanilla ice cream (optional)
Make Your Own Mini Skillet Cookie:
There is really nothing to making this mini skillet cookie. It’s a snap! You can preheat the oven while you mix everything together to get the ball rolling.
Like any cookie, this mini skillet cookie begins by mixing the flour, baking soda, and salt together. Then you’ll trot out your stand mixer to combine the brown sugar, eggs, vanilla, milk, and butter.
And yes, you probably guessed it…you’ll add the dry and wet ingredients together. After that, don’t forget the chocolate chips!
Once the batter is prepared, you’ll pour it into a medium sized cast iron skillet and bake it. It will get a lightly golden brown color all around the edges, but before it gets to that point, you’ll be swooning from the heavenly aroma wafting out of your kitchen with this mini skillet cookie.
When it’s done, you can serve it with ice cream. If it’s for a special occasion like a birthday, you could even write a message on it with icing.
Sometimes, the special occasion you need for this mini skillet cookie is just to have a cookie you can delight in after a long day, and it surely does the trick for that too. To see all the steps in greater detail, look below!
• 1 cup Butter (room temperature)
• 1/2 cup Brown Sugar
• 1/4 cup Sugar
• 3 Eggs
• 2 teaspoons Vanilla
• 2 cups Flour
• 1 tablespoon Baking Soda
• 1/2 teaspoon Salt
• 1/2 cup Milk Chocolate Chunks
• Vanilla Ice Cream (optional)
1. Preheat oven 325 degrees.
2. In a mixing bowl, combine flour, baking powder & salt. Set aside.
3. In a stand mixer, combine brown sugar, eggs, vanilla, milk, & butter.
4. Slowly combine the dry & wet ingredients. Then add the chocolate chips.
5. Pour cookie batter into a medium sized skillet.
6. Bake for 35 minutes or until the edges are lightly golden brown.
7. Serve with ice cream & enjoy!