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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221 54
Chocolate chip cookie is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

2
148 71
Sugar cookie is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

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135 63
Snickerdoodle is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked
Snickerdoodle

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143 71
Oreo is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

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119 61
Shortbread Cookies is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

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122 70
Oatmeal Cookies is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

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73 31
Girl Scout Cookies is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked
analise.dubner added Girl Scout Cookies

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98 61
Sandwich Cookie is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked
Sandwich Cookie

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92 58
Peanut butter cookie is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

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90 58
Gingerbread is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

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91 71
Oatmeal-Raisin Cookies is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

12
76 57
Macaron is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

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72 55
Butter cookie is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

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64 51
Wafer Cookie is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked
Wafer Cookie

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47 34
White Chocolate Chip is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked
1517787151442 added White Chocolate Chip

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67 62
Animal Crackers is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

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62 65
Fortune cookie is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

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46 60
Almond Cookie is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked
Almond Cookie

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43 57
Biscotti is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

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41 61
Macaroon is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

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32 50
Custard cream is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked
Custard Cream

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34 58
Ladyfinger is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

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34 58
Digestive biscuit is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked
Digestive Biscuit

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38 70
Fig Roll is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked
Fig Roll

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27 56
Pinwheel Cookie is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked
Pinwheel Cookie

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24 59
Rum ball is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked