17 Things to Do With a Tube of Store-Bought Cookie Dough Recipes

17 Things to Do With a Tube of Store-Bought Cookie Dough Recipes

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A package of store-bought cookie dough is a very useful thing to have lurking in the back of your fridge, waiting for a sweet craving to strike! Of course you can use it for its intended purpose — place as many lumps of dough as you desire on top of a baking tray and voila! In minutes you can be enjoying warm cookies with a glass of cold milk (or whatever beverage you prefer).

We collected 17 fun and delicious recipes with which a tube of cookie dough can be put to great use. Click though our slideshow and discover what wonderful cookie creations you could be making with that humble tube of cookie dough!

Bacon-Stuffed Chocolate Chip Cookies

Reynolds Kitchen

Bacon-Stuffed Chocolate Chip Cookies

These cookies are the perfect combination of salty and sweet. Rather than making your own cookie dough, simply knead in some cooked bacon pieces to make these cookies in half the time.

For the Bacon-Stuffed Chocolate Chip Cookies recipe, click here.

Chocolate Chip Cookie Brownies

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Chocolate Chip Cookie Brownies

Here’s a recipe for those indecisive bakers! You can have your brownie and your cookie with this wonderful hybrid baked treat. Simply press cookie dough into a baking pan, spoon over brownie batter and top with more cookie dough pieces to create this delectable cookie-brownie combination.

For the Chocolate Chip Cookie Brownies recipe, click here.

Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Cheesecake

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Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Cheesecake

This recipe takes two well-loved classics and combines them to form one wonderful dessert. A traditional cheesecake that is filled with mouthfuls of cookie dough? Absolutely fabulous!

For the Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Cheesecake recipe, click here.

Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Tart

Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Tart

Instead of a traditional pie crust, use a tube of store bought cookie dough! This recipe uses chocolate chip, but feel free to use your favorite flavor!

For the Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Tart recipe, click here.

Chocolate Chip Cookie Ice Cream Cone

Ample Hills Creamery

Chocolate Chip Cookie Ice Cream Cone

If you are partial to cookies and ice cream, then this may be the recipe for you! Turn your cookies into ice cream cones and enjoy them for a decadent summer dessert.

For the Chocolate Chip Cookie Ice Cream Cone recipe, click here.

Chocolate Chip Cookie Milkshake

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Chocolate Chip Cookie Milkshake

Make a delicious milkshake with some freshly baked cookies and you will have no regrets! Using store-bought cookie dough will make baking cookies just to put in a milkshake less messy and will enable you to get the milkshake to glass in record time.

For the Chocolate Chip Cookie Milkshake recipe, click here.

Deep-Fried Cookie Dough

Jeffrey Taylor Mathis

Deep-Fried Cookie Dough

When in doubt, deep fry it! Use a tube of cookie dough in place of homemade for this incredibly indulgent recipe.

For the Deep-Fried Cookie Dough recipe, click here.

Giant Gooey Skillet Chocolate Chip Cookie

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Giant Gooey Skillet Chocolate Chip Cookie

The easier way to use a tube of cookie dough is to make one enormous skillet cookie. They look impressive and taste wonderful, a great, easy dessert to make for a dinner party, served hot from the oven along with some cold, creamy vanilla ice cream.

For the Giant Gooey Skillet Chocolate Chip Cookie recipe, click here.

Gluten-Free Chocolate Cookie Dough Cupcakes

Pillsbury

Gluten-Free Chocolate Cookie Dough Cupcakes

If you can’t decide between cookies and cupcakes, never fear! These cupcakes are stuffed with cookie dough, so you will never have to decide between the two again!

For the Gluten Free Chocolate Cookie Dough Cupcakes recipe, click here.

Just Cookie Dough Ice Cream Sandwiches

Hampton Creek

Just Cookie Dough Ice Cream Sandwiches

Here’s another recipe for which you will want to use egg-free cookie dough since it will be eaten raw. What better way to use cookie dough than in an ice cream sandwich! It’s like having a pint of cookie dough ice cream without having to search tirelessly for the cookie dough pieces — what a relief!

For the Just Cookie Dough Ice Cream Sandwiches recipe, click here.

Mini Fruit Tarts

Elegant Affairs

Mini Fruit Tarts

These mini tarts are very simple to make, and they look divine. Sugar cookies filled with lemon curd and topped with fresh fruit make for a light and dainty dessert that looks more complicated than it actually is.

For the Mini Fruit Tarts recipe, click here.

No-Bake Cookie Dough Peanut Butter Truffles

Hampton Creek

No-Bake Cookie Dough Peanut Butter Truffles

Peanut butter and chocolate, need I say more? These truffles are a breeze to make and will satisfy a sweet craving perfectly!

For the No-Bake Cookie Dough Peanut Butter Truffles recipe, click here.

No-Churn M&M Cookie Dough Ice Cream

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No-Churn M&M Cookie Dough Ice Cream

Cookie dough and ice cream go so splendidly together. Make your own wonderful combinations using your favorite ice creams and your favorite cookie dough, and no longer depend on store brands for ice cream treats!

For the No-Churn M&M Cookie Dough Ice Cream recipe, click here.

Oreo Cookie Butter

Oreo Cookie Butter

By now almost everyone has heard of speculoos or cookie butter — that wonderful stuff that comes in jars and tastes out of this world! If you want to make some yourself, simply bake a batch of cookies, and one they cook you are good to go!

For the Oreo Cookie Butter recipe, click here.

Peanut Butter and Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Truffles

Hampton Creek

Peanut Butter and Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Truffles

These simple homemade truffles are made even easier by using store-bought cookie dough! Make sure to buy the eggless variety that is safe to consume raw.

For the Peanut Butter and Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Truffles recipe, click here.

S’mores Cookie Dough Bites

Kristie Collado

S’mores Cookie Dough Bites

Crispy graham crackers, marshmallows, and chocolate are a winning combination and childhood favorite. Recreate the classic campfire flavors with these truffles that take toasted mini marshmallows, wrap them in cookie dough, dip them in chocolate and top them with graham cracker crumbs.

For the S’mores Cookie Dough Bites recipe, click here.

Sugar Cookie Ornaments

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Sugar Cookie Ornaments

This cookie application works best with sugar cookies, gingerbread, or any other simple cookie that doesn’t have lots of things mixed into the dough.

For the Sugar Cookie Ornaments recipe, click here.

 

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17 Things to Do With a Tube of Store-Bought Cookie Dough

17 Things to Do With a Tube of Store-Bought Cookie Dough Recipes