These are the worst chocolate chip cookies ever.

Well, we beg to differ, but Sam, the woman behind Sugar Spun Run, swears they will ruin your life.

Why? According to Sam, who created the recipe, they’re beyond addictive. Forget everything you think you know about chocolate chip cookies, because all the ones you’ve eaten before will pale in comparison.

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These secret to these cookies’ perfection lies in one ingredient — maple syrup, of all things. Who knew?

You will need:

  • 1 cup butter, melted then cooled
  • 1½ cups light brown sugar
  • ½ cup sugar
  • 2 eggs, room temperature
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • ¼ cup maple syrup
  • 3¼ cups all-purpose flour
  • 2 teaspoons cornstarch
  • 1 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 2 cups chocolate chips

Get the full recipe from Sugar Spun Run.

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