Soft Chocolate chip cookies Be The First To Review By weberm05 recipe Searched over a year for the perfect chocolate chip recipe. I’m not sure where I found this one at……but they are delicious. They stay very soft. Soft Chocolate chip cookies Ingredients 4 sticks butter, softened2 eggs2 tbs molasses2 tsp vanilla1/3 Cup water1 1/2 Cup sugar1 1/2 packed brown sugar1 tsp baking powder1 1/2 tsp baking soda1 tsp salt5 cups flour1 1/2 12 oz bag of chocolate chips Instructions Cream butter, eggs, molasses, vanilla, and water. In large bowl combine sugars, baking soda, baking powder, salt and flour Combine wet and dry ingredients. Stir in chips. Shape dough into 1″ balls—place 1″ apart on ungreased cookie sheets. Bake about 8 minutes at 375.