Cookie Brittle is the baked good that crunches like candy! The cookie has a rich, sweet flavor and melty chocolate that makes the best cookies, with an extra crispness to make each bite extra gratifying. Cut into decorative triangles, Cookie Brittle is perfect for parties, church potlucks, game days, and any other event that could use a sweet snack that everyone will love!


  • 1 cup butter
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1 1/2 teaspoons vanilla extract
  • 2 cups bleached white flour
  • 1 cup semisweet chocolate chips


Step 1 –Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F.

Step 2 –Using a handheld or stand mixer, cream together the butter, the sugar, the salt, and the vanilla until light and fluffy.

Step 3 –Using a wooden spoon or spatula, stir in the flour, being careful not to overmix.

Step 4 –Stir in the chocolate chips.

Step 5 –Pour the cookie dough into a 9×13-inch metal baking pan and press the dough down very firmly.

Step 6 –Bake until the edges are slightly golden, about 20-25 minutes.

Step 7 –Allow the cookie to cool for 10 minutes, then immediately cut into triangles with a sharp knife and serve.