Leave it to dessert maven Christina Tosi of NYC’s Milk Bar to pinpoint exactly where many home bakers go wrong with cookie dough.

By F&W Editors
Updated May 23, 2017
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According to Tosi, the most common mistake when it comes to cookies is overmixing the dough. Watch the video below from 2015’s Food & Wine Classic in Aspen to find out the right way to mix cookie dough and how to take your cookies from good to spectacular.

Recipe Pictured: Ganache-Stuffed Chocolate Chip Cookies