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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145 31
Chocolate chip cookie is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

2
97 39
Oreo is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

3
94 45
Sugar cookie is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

4
81 36
Snickerdoodle is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked
Snickerdoodle

5
83 43
Oatmeal Cookies is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

6
74 38
Shortbread Cookies is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

7
68 37
Sandwich Cookie is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked
Sandwich Cookie

8
62 43
Oatmeal-Raisin Cookies is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

9
55 38
Gingerbread is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

10
36 20
Girl Scout Cookies is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked
analise.dubner added Girl Scout Cookies

11
54 38
Peanut butter cookie is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

12
42 28
Wafer Cookie is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked
Wafer Cookie

13
48 36
Butter cookie is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

14
47 37
Macaron is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

The Most Delicious Girl Scout Cookies, Ranked

15
47 40
Animal Crackers is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

16
41 41
Fortune cookie is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

17
18 16
White Chocolate Chip is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked
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18
29 39
Macaroon is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

19
28 39
Biscotti is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

20
29 41
Almond Cookie is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked
Almond Cookie

21
22 36
Ladyfinger is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked

22
28 45
Fig Roll is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked
Fig Roll

23
17 34
Pinwheel Cookie is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked
Pinwheel Cookie

24
19 38
Digestive biscuit is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked
Digestive Biscuit

25
14 34
Custard cream is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked
Custard Cream

26
14 38
Rum ball is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Very Best Types of Cookies, Ranked