How to make perfect cookies

When you're baking it’s easy to find a great recipe, but that doesn't always guarantee great results.

Cookie hacks and tips. Photo by Erol Ahmed on Unsplash

Seasoned bakers tend to have tips and tricks on hand that can make all the difference to the finished product. If you're giving cookies a go, whatever the recipe, here are some top tips to keep in mind.

Baking is more like science: you need to weigh out everything perfectly. If you're even the smallest amount off, it could affect the recipe.

When baking cookies, make sure your butter is soft - leave it out ...