25 Best Cookies Recipes

Ambrosia Cookies

Ambrosia Cookies
3.55

Ambrosia — food of the gods, and food of the Southern United States. My grandmother used to serve it at every meal except breakfast. Typically, it consists ...


By The Daily Cookie Cookbook

Molasses Cookies

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 ...


By CreativeCulinary

Spice Cookies

Spice Cookies
2.5

During the late 19th century, as part of their Protestant beliefs, the Templers arrived in Jerusalem from Europe and established the German colony, a ...


By Jerusalem Cookbook

Oatmeal Cookies

Oatmeal Cookies

Until Bob’s Red Mill came up with a totally affordable gluten-free oat, you would never have seen these in the bakery. Thank all that is holy — once again — ...


By BabyCakes Covers the Classics Cookbook

Corn Cookies

Corn Cookies
3

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 ...


By Momofuku Milk Bar Cookbook

Pesto Cookies

Pesto Cookies

Inspired by the sauce from Genoa that may dress pasta or pizza, the cookie I’ve named Pesto is a savory, with walnuts and orange zest adding a twist on ...


By Cookies for Grown Ups Cookbook

Satisfaction Cookies

Satisfaction Cookies

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 ...


By Cookies for Grown Ups Cookbook

Acquainted Cookies

Acquainted Cookies
3

I never tire of the combination of coconut, chocolate, and almond. I wanted to create a cookie that showcases each, yet is more about flavor and substance ...


By Cookies for Grown Ups Cookbook

Remembering Cookies

Remembering Cookies

This simple ginger cookie satisfies solo, topped with a slice of Brie or sandwiched with vanilla ice cream. It’s soft enough to blend nicely in the mouth, ...


By Cookies for Grown Ups Cookbook

Oatmeal Cookies

Oatmeal Cookies
2.6

Oatmeal cookies garner their fame from their chewy consistency and adaptability. Raisins can be swapped out for other dried fruits, and chocolate chips can ...


By Cookies at Home

Wine Cookies

Wine Cookies

You’ve been baking cookies all year, but now it’s time to step up the game and make double, triple, or quadruple batches of all the family favorites. At ...


By The Daily Cookie Cookbook

Asparagus Cookies

Asparagus Cookies
1

That’s right; I even like making cookies with asparagus. The recipe is easy, and I recommend enjoying them that day.


By David Burke

Confetti Cookies

Confetti Cookies

The confetti cookie combines the technique of a snickerdoodle (cream of tartar makes all the difference in telling an average cookie apart from a ...


By Emily Jacobs

Praline Cookies

Praline Cookies

These cookies are both crisp and chewy. They can be frozen after they're iced for real convenience. With two small children, that's a great way to have my ...


By Taste of Home

Cookie Truffles Recipe

Cookie Truffles Recipe
5

You can make these with any kind of crisp cookie, whether its plain chocolate wafers, vanilla wafers, or your favorite kind of sandwich cookie like Oreos or ...


By Andrea Chan-Diliberto

Chocolate "Crumb-Cake" Cookies

Chocolate "Crumb-Cake" Cookies
3.65

The title of these cookies is inspired by the slightly crumbly cake-like texture. This recipe requires 3 steps, only 6 ingredients, and 12 minutes. Enjoy ...


By TheDivasDish

Cranberry Pumpkin Cookies

Cranberry Pumpkin Cookies
2.85

Dried cranberries give these festive pumpkin cookies a nice zing and fruitiness. Pack these along with your brown-bag lunch for a little something special.


By Taste of Home

Apple Peanut Butter Cookies

Apple Peanut Butter Cookies
3.7

Tired of chocolate chip, macadamia nut, and plain old sugar cookies? Then try these apple peanut butter cookies, rich with a touch of fruitiness.


By Taste of Home

The Oatmeal Cookie Martini

The Oatmeal Cookie Martini
3.2

Add another cookie cocktail to the bunch, this one made at the Bobby Q restaurant in Phoenix. Click here for more ways to drink your dessert. 


By marcyafranklin

The Seven-Layer Cookie Cocktail

The Seven-Layer Cookie Cocktail
3.3

Seven layers of (boozy) sugary deliciousness: the cookie cocktail is made with Partida tequila. Click here for more ways to drink your dessert. 


By marcyafranklin

The Sugar Cookie Cocktail

The Sugar Cookie Cocktail

Sugar cookie cocktail to go with your holiday dessert? The sugary sweet cocktail is made with Partida tequila. Click here to find more ways to drink your ...


By marcyafranklin

Chocolate Pignon Cookies

Chocolate Pignon Cookies
2.9

These cookies were a favorite of mine, made by the locals, from the year I was living in Santa Fe, N.M., as a child. Studded with chocolate chips and ...


By Caroline Wright

Sugar Cookie Ornaments

Sugar Cookie Ornaments
3.45

There's no better way to turn your baked goods into a holiday specialty than by making them into an ornament. I'll poke a whole through the top of the ...


By David Burke

Christmas Mice Cookies Recipe

Christmas Mice Cookies Recipe
3.6

"'Twas the night before Christmas, when all through the house/Not a creature was stirring, not even a mouse... "These macaroon-like cookies are easy to ...


By Barbara Grunes and Virginia Van Vynckt

White Chocolate Raspberry Cookies Recipe

White Chocolate Raspberry Cookies Recipe
4.5

White chocolate and raspberries feel like delicacies, especially in the middle of winter, and luxurious cookies match perfectly with that flute of champagne ...


By Big Girls Small Kitchen