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Spicy Chocolate Chip Skillet Cookie!

Spicy Chocolate Chip Skillet Cookie

This Chocolate Chip Cookie in a Skillet is kicked up a notch when cayenne pepper is added!

Course Dessert
Cuisine American
Keyword Spicy Chocolate Chip Skillet Cookie
Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 33 minutes
Total Time 48 minutes
Servings 6 servings
Author Amanda Rettke


  • 1 3/4 cups 199g butter, room temperature
  • 1 1/2 cups 300g raw sugar
  • 1/2 teaspoon 3g salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon 2g cayenne pepper
  • 3 1/2 cups 437g all-purpose flour
  • 2 large eggs room temperature
  • 1 1/2 cups about 9 ounces chopped chocolate pieces


  1. Preheat oven to 400 degrees.
  2. In mixer fitter with paddle attachment, add in the butter, sugar, salt and cayenne pepper. Mix on high for about 2 minutes, or until creamy.

  3. With mixer on lowest setting, add in flour one cup at a time.
  4. Add in eggs, one at a time.
  5. Mix until just combined then turn off mixer and remove bowl.
  6. Add in chocolate chunks and mix by hand until incorporated.
  7. Grease 12 inch cast iron skillet and press cookie dough into pan until flat and even.
  8. Bake for 28-33 minutes, or until edges are golden brown.
  9. Can be served immediately, but be careful!