Debra Humphries' Small Chocolate Chip Butter Cookies

A Great Holiday Cookie

The reality star and his mother share a favorite family recipe.
Servings:Over 8
Difficulty: Easy
Cook Time: min

Basketball star Kris Humphries' mom, Debra Humphries, shares one of her favorite cookie recipes with Taste of Home. How lucky are we!?


  • 1 cup butter, softened
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 1 egg
  • 2 teaspoons Spice Islands┬« pure vanilla extract
  • 2-1/2 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1-1/4 cups semisweet chocolate chips
  • Cooking Directions

    In a large bowl, cream butter and sugar until light and fluffy. Beat in egg and vanilla. Combine flour and salt; gradually add to creamed mixture and mix well. Drop by rounded teaspoonfuls 2 in. apart onto greased baking sheets. Flatten slightly with a glass dipped in sugar. Bake at 375┬░ for 7-8 minutes or until bottoms are browned. Remove to wire racks. Store in an airtight container. Yield: 4-1/2 dozen.

    Recipe courtesy of Taste of Home 2011. Click here for more holiday cookie recipes from Taste of Home.

    Recipe Summary

    Main Ingredients: butter, sugar, vanilla, egg, chocolate chips

    Course: Cookies

    More Info: Kid Friendly

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