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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329 74
Chocolate chip cookie is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

2
204 90
Snickerdoodle is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

3
217 100
Sugar cookie is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

4
201 99
Oreo is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

5
115 49
Girl Scout Cookies is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked
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6
152 87
Shortbread Cookies is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

7
170 103
Oatmeal Cookies is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

8
133 80
Peanut butter cookie is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

9
124 82
Gingerbread is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

10
93 53
White Chocolate Chip is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked
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11
126 84
Sandwich Cookie is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

12
129 97
Oatmeal-Raisin Cookies is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

13
109 83
Macaron is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

14
98 74
Butter cookie is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

15
84 75
Wafer Cookie is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

16
86 87
Animal Crackers is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

17
83 92
Fortune cookie is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

18
63 79
Biscotti is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

19
60 85
Almond Cookie is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

20
60 85
Macaroon is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

21
42 73
Custard cream is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

22
43 82
Digestive biscuit is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

23
39 77
Pinwheel Cookie is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

24
49 94
Fig Roll is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

25
41 83
Ladyfinger is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

26
31 83
Rum ball is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked