Best Cookies Recipes - The Daily Meal

Cookie Truffles
Make these incredible cookie truffles for your next holiday gathering! You won't belive how much flavor some butter, chocolate, and whipping cream adds to these cookies . This recipe is courtesy of Esteemed Pastry Chef: Lior Lev Sercarz.
Sugar Cookies
Everyone loves a good, iced sugar cookie. If you’re looking for a dough that isn’t overly sweet (since it will be topped with sugary royal icing) and easy to work with, this is your new go-to recipe. Patti Paige, author...
Linzer Cookies
These raspberry jam-filled treats are a light and flavorful change from your usual holiday cookies. Made with Hood sour cream, linzer cookies taste even better than they look. Star-shaped cookie cutters add a festive flair that make them all the...
Molasses Cookies
I love these cookies ! Someone might call them gingersnaps but they aren't… the molasses is distinct in their flavor and does complement the ginger perfectly. They are something we make in the fall and serve with apples but also...
Who wouldn’t want to start the morning with a breakfast cookie? The basic recipe for these calls for Kellogg’s Origins Muesli and it’s perfectly delicious. But if you’re looking to get even craftier, you can add in a few tablespoons...
For years, this was a recipe I didn't let out of my kitchen — I don't know why, but everybody has one or two recipes like that. I finally relented and gave a copy to Rick Bishop, Milk Bar's favorite...
Satisfaction is a fruit-and-cheese plate all in one cookie. Whether served before or after a meal, this sumptuous soft cookie with a light nut crunch perfectly complements a bubbly wine. If you’re making this recipe with a mild blue cheese,...
The confetti cookie combines the technique of a snickerdoodle (cream of tartar makes all the difference in telling an average cookie apart from a snickerdoodle-inspired one) with the flavors of Funfetti cake mix. Click here to see Our 50 Best...
Churros and Cookies
Churros are a classic Southwestern (and Mexican) dessert. Our twist (pun intended!) was to take the churro batter and make it into swirly funnel cakes , which is very down-home, county-fair American. It's our take on the classic dessert is...
Rumprint Cookies
Rebecca Gottfred, 1994 first-place winner, made these cookies with her sister in their annual pre-Christmas baking session. Both of their families declared them a yearly must. The recipe doubles and triples easily, and the baked cookies freeze well. Reprinted with...