skillet chocolate chip cookie

Skillet Chocolate Chip Cookie

  • Author: Kate Morgan Jackson
  • Prep Time: 15 minutes
  • Cook Time: 25 minutes
  • Total Time: 40 minutes
  • Yield: 8-10 servings 1x
  • Category: Dessert
  • Method: Oven
  • Cuisine: American


This easy recipe for a skillet chocolate chip cookie bakes your favorite treat into one giant cookie, perfect for slicing up and topping with ice cream!


  • 6 tablespoons butter, room temperature
  • 1/3 cup brown sugar
  • 1/2 cup white sugar
  • 1 egg
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1 cup flour
  • 1/2 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1 cup chocolate chips
  • Ice cream! (optional)


  1. Preheat oven to 350 and butter a 10 inch cast iron skillet.
  2. Beat butter and both sugars with a mixer until fluffy.  Mix in egg and vanilla.
  3. In a separate bowl, combine flour, baking soda and salt.  Add to butter mixture. Stir in chocolate chips.
  4. Transfer dough to skillet and press until it covers the whole skillet bottom.  Bake for 25 minutes.
  5. Cool for 5-10 minutes and then cut into wedges and serve, with or without your favorite ice cream!