Oreo, sugar, gingersnap, or chocolate chip: What's your favorite cookie? Talk about all of them and more here, from recipes to baking tips to where to find great cookies at bakeries near you.

What Is the Difference Between Sugar Cookies and Snickerdoodles?

This time of year, we’ve got one thing on the brain: cookies. But what is the difference between sugar cookies and snickerdoodles? Whether you’re carefully cutting out stars and stocking-shaped cookies...

Hough Bakery "Modernistic" cookies [Cleveland]

by PB 20 years ago

My wife used to enjoy a cookie sold by Cleveland's Hough Bakery chain. It was a large flat cookie with chocolate icing on one half and vanilla icing on the other, with a swirled boundary between th...

Black & White Cookie

by nuraman00 10 years ago

What bakery carries a black and white cookie? That's a cookie with half chocolate frosting, half vanilla frosting. (I hope it tastes more like vanilla, and less like cake frosting). Someone to...

Desperately Seeking Cookies

by omgalletas 11 years ago

Well, one particular kind of cookie I recall from my childhood. I grew up in the bordertown of El Paso, Texas with my very, very Mexican family. It wasn't unusual to find Mexican food products in...

Have you made any Halloween desserts, cookies or dishes this year?

by mushroomaffairs 1 month ago

I haven't made anything this year and Halloween is in two days! We are going to the children's parade in the Village (NYC) on Sunday but that's as Halloweenie as we're getting this year. I'm dres...

Favorite not too sweet cookie recipes?

by meerastvargo 2 months ago

Please share your favorite not too sweet cookie recipes - any texture is welcome! I love baking and I love cookies but most are too sweet for my taste. I'm also baking for a toddler now. Especia...

Incredible Cookies from Lousy Ingredients and Pedestrian Recipe

Jim Leff
by Jim Leff 10 years ago

So here's this weird thing. I've been really into these oatmeal cookies baked by a mysterious guy in CT for years (he's a friend of several friends, and they save me a couple of leftover cookies wh...

Nabisco Strike Ends After Union Members Approve New Contract

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 2 months ago

Nabisco workers went back to work on September 19 ending a 40-day strike. Rallying slogans were #NoContractNoCookies and #NoContractNoSnacks. Guess one can return to buying Oreos, Ritz crackers and...


by walker 2 months ago

David Lebovitz’ latest newsletter mentioned that every time he returns to Paris from USA, he brings Mallomar cookies in his luggage. I had not eaten one in at least 20 years. Safeway didn’t hav...

June–August 2017 Baking Cookbook of the Month: DORIE'S COOKIES

Caitlin McGrath
by Caitlin McGrath 4 years ago

Our Baking Cookbook of the Month for June, July, and August 2017 is DORIE'S COOKIES, by Dorie Greenspan Please use this thread for all discussion and reports. To facilitate easier finding and re...

Anyone here remember old/discontinued Stella d'Oro products?

by saucygalnyc 9 years ago

I remember a product that (I believe) used to be produced by Stella d"Oro. It was a dense hard flower shaped "cookie" with a hole in the center. It had a shiny exterior and was very dry, but pr...

Spaans Cookie Company in Galt

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 9 years ago

This morning I read this piece in the Sacramento Bee about the rush for holiday pies at Spaans Cookie Company in Galt, still owned by the same family for nearly 100 years. http://www.sacbee.com/...


by kernel 12 years ago

Please help settle this-I believe that many years ago Arnold sold cookies in bags similar to the Pepperidge Farm bags except they were not as wide. Distinctly remember the lemon cookies. I'm 61 a...

How does subway make such chewy cookie texture without the grainy texture?

by cgxy96 4 months ago

I followed the recipe below and my cookie texture came out grainy. I have tried another different 5 star recipe for chewy cookies but it also came out grainy. Is it because of the amount of sugar u...

Communion Bakehouse | Sellwood - SE Portland

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 1 year ago

The absolutely best food I had in Portland was on the first day of my visit, Aug 21, 2019, at Communion Bakehouse. So much more praise dancing in my head to heap on this spot beyond my IG post of t...

Healthy meals in minutes recipe cards

by ladymcelmon 4 months ago

Hi, I'm new here and I'm wondering if someone might have the "healthy meals in minutes" recipe card for chocolate chip cookies. She swears they are the best but has misplaced her copy. Thanks!

Can any cookie recipe be made into a roll and slice cookie?

by hungryinmanhattan 6 years ago

I love baking cookies but they are very time consuming. I prefer to make roll and slice cookies. My question is, can any recipe for unfilled "plain" cookies be made into roll and slice refrigerator...

Recipe for Italian Sarvoida Cookies

by anyaanastasia 10 years ago

I've been on the hunt for a recipe for these Italian cookies that I grew up eating from Long Island bakeries. They're white with a crackly top (meringue-like), taste a bit like almond, are soft on ...

And now Amanda Gorman is a cookie

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 10 months ago

"When National Youth Poet Laureate Amanda Gorman took the podium at Joe Biden’s inauguration, in her vivid yellow coat and her skin glowing like she had swallowed sunshine, delivering a message of ...

Amaretti recipe, please?

by StevietheFish 11 months ago

Hello, all, and I hope that you're having a good holiday and will have a better 2021. I'm looking for a flourless recipe for amaretti like the Lazzaroni brand. The ones that I've found on the in...

ISO - President's Choice 'The Decadent' Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe

by PwrSrg 11 months ago

I have been searching for the President's Choice 'The Decadent' Chocolate Chip Cookie recipe for YEARS, and still haven't found it. I have searched Google up and down many, many times and have had...