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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1
277 57
Chocolate chip cookie is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

2
182 82
Sugar cookie is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

3
172 76
Snickerdoodle is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

4
170 85
Oreo is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

5
95 38
Girl Scout Cookies is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked
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6
134 73
Shortbread Cookies is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

7
142 85
Oatmeal Cookies is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

8
112 67
Peanut butter cookie is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

9
111 71
Sandwich Cookie is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

10
108 70
Gingerbread is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

11
94 69
Macaron is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

12
107 82
Oatmeal-Raisin Cookies is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

13
68 44
White Chocolate Chip is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked
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14
84 63
Butter cookie is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

15
74 62
Wafer Cookie is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

16
80 69
Animal Crackers is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

17
74 75
Fortune cookie is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

18
52 65
Biscotti is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

19
53 70
Almond Cookie is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

20
50 71
Macaroon is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

21
37 57
Custard cream is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

22
40 66
Digestive biscuit is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

23
39 68
Ladyfinger is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

24
43 82
Fig Roll is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

25
32 67
Pinwheel Cookie is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

26
28 70
Rum ball is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked