Snacks The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked  

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Be warned: this list might make your mouth water. It's all about different kinds of cookies, from the tried-and-true classics to global favorites. The best types of cookies come in many forms. Some good styles of cookies are soft and cake-like while other delicious cookies are crisp and crunchy. You could whip of many of these recipes in your kitchen if you're craving a sweet treat.

What baked goods will you find on this best cookies list? Chocolate chip cookies have pleased kids and adults alike for generations. Gingerbread cookies are popular around the holidays, as are festive rum balls. If you prefer to pick up your cookies at the store, you can't go wrong with Oreos. Other good treats on this list include peanut butter cookies, snickerdoodles, and animal crackers.

Which cookie is your favorite? Give the best desserts a thumbs up and share your go-to recipes in the comments section.

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384 88
Chocolate chip cookie is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

2
231 108
Snickerdoodle is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

3
243 123
Sugar cookie is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

4
227 120
Oreo is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

5
200 111
Oatmeal Cookies is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

6
136 62
Girl Scout Cookies is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked
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7
169 99
Shortbread Cookies is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

8
149 92
Peanut butter cookie is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

9
112 59
White Chocolate Chip is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked
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10
140 91
Gingerbread is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

11
138 95
Sandwich Cookie is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

12
141 106
Oatmeal-Raisin Cookies is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

13
125 92
Macaron is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

14
110 80
Butter cookie is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

15
95 81
Wafer Cookie is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

16
96 94
Animal Crackers is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

17
95 103
Fortune cookie is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

18
71 90
Biscotti is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

19
66 93
Almond Cookie is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

20
67 95
Macaroon is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

21
46 83
Custard cream is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

22
43 84
Pinwheel Cookie is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

23
47 91
Digestive biscuit is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

24
45 89
Ladyfinger is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

25
54 103
Fig Roll is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked