Sift 2 1/4 cup flour, 1 tsp. baking soda, 1 tsp. salt.
Combine 1 cup butter, 3/4 cup granulated sugar,
3/4 cup brown sugar, 1 tsp. vanilla, 1/2 tsp. water.
Beat till creamy - add 2 eggs, one at a time and mix.
Add flour mixture, see Yale's tips.
Stir in bits.
Bake at 350 degrees for 9-11 minutes, see Yale's tips.
1. Never use imitation chocolate chips!
2. Keep cookie size small (30 per cookie sheet)
3. While adding flour mixture, to minimize flour dusting...
... add 1/4 of flour mixture at a time
... followed by one tablespoon water.