food/drink 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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126 25
Chocolate chip cookie is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

2
80 33
Oreo is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

3
80 40
Sugar cookie is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

4
63 30
Shortbread Cookies is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

5
69 35
Oatmeal Cookies is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

6
63 33
Snickerdoodle is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked
Snickerdoodle

7
54 33
Sandwich Cookie is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked
Sandwich Cookie

8
47 34
Peanut butter cookie is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

9
50 37
Oatmeal-Raisin Cookies is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

10
47 35
Gingerbread is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

11
27 18
Girl Scout Cookies is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked
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12
39 31
Macaron is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

13
34 26
Wafer Cookie is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked
Wafer Cookie

14
40 34
Butter cookie is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

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15
39 37
Animal Crackers is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

16
14 11
White Chocolate Chip is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked
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17
34 37
Fortune cookie is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

18
27 32
Almond Cookie is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked
Almond Cookie

19
25 33
Biscotti is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

20
25 34
Macaroon is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

21
27 37
Fig Roll is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked
Fig Roll

22
19 32
Ladyfinger is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

23
17 32
Digestive biscuit is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked
Digestive Biscuit

24
14 29
Custard cream is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked
Custard Cream

25
14 32
Rum ball is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

26
13 31
Pinwheel Cookie is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked
Pinwheel Cookie