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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87 19
Chocolate chip cookie is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

2
62 25
Sugar cookie is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

3
56 25
Oreo is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

4
49 22
Oatmeal Cookies is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

5
43 19
Shortbread Cookies is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

6
43 23
Snickerdoodle is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked
Snickerdoodle

7
38 24
Sandwich Cookie is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked
Sandwich Cookie

8
31 20
Peanut butter cookie is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

9
30 23
Butter cookie is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

10
35 29
Oatmeal-Raisin Cookies is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

11
32 29
Gingerbread is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

12
20 18
Wafer Cookie is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked
Wafer Cookie

13
13 10
Girl Scout Cookies is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked
analise.dubner added Girl Scout Cookies

14
24 23
Macaron is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

The Very Best Types of Candy, Ranked

15
27 27
Animal Crackers is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

16
20 20
Almond Cookie is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked
Almond Cookie

17
23 25
Fortune cookie is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

18
2 2
White Chocolate Chip is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked
1517787151442 added White Chocolate Chip

19
14 18
Ladyfinger is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

20
17 23
Biscotti is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

21
19 27
Fig Roll is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked
Fig Roll

22
13 23
Digestive biscuit is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked
Digestive Biscuit

23
10 21
Custard cream is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked
Custard Cream

24
14 27
Macaroon is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

25
7 22
Pinwheel Cookie is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked
Pinwheel Cookie

26
7 24
Rum ball is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked