Classic Cookie Recipes

Classic Cookie Recipes

How have these recipes earned a spot in our Cookie Hall of Fame? Beloved by generations of Americans, they cover a wide range of flavors and cookie styles — and at the end of the day, they're just plain GOOD

Classic Peanut Butter Cookies
Drop cookies

Classic Peanut Butter Cookies

4.6 out of 5 stars 131 Reviews
Sugar Cookies
Sugar cookies

Sugar Cookies

4.7 out of 5 stars 168 Reviews
Chocolate Chip Cookies
Chocolate chip cookies

Chocolate Chip Cookies

4.6 out of 5 stars 288 Reviews
Oatmeal Cookies
Oatmeal cookies

Oatmeal Cookies

4.7 out of 5 stars 144 Reviews
Shortbread
Shortbread

Shortbread

4.6 out of 5 stars 135 Reviews
American-Style Vanilla Biscotti
Biscotti

American-Style Vanilla Biscotti

4.8 out of 5 stars 152 Reviews
Holiday Butter Cookies
Sugar cookies

Holiday Butter Cookies

4.5 out of 5 stars 213 Reviews
Gingerbread Cookies
Roll-out cookies

Gingerbread Cookies

4.4 out of 5 stars 248 Reviews
Gingersnaps
Drop cookies

Gingersnaps

4.7 out of 5 stars 140 Reviews
Snickerdoodles
Drop cookies

Snickerdoodles

4.2 out of 5 stars 25 Reviews
Chocolate Crinkles
Drop cookies

Chocolate Crinkles

4.5 out of 5 stars 95 Reviews
Lemon Snowball Cookies
Other

Lemon Snowball Cookies

4.6 out of 5 stars 78 Reviews
Soft Ginger-Molasses Cookies and Ginger Syrup
Drop cookies

Soft Ginger-Molasses Cookies and Ginger Syrup

4.7 out of 5 stars 62 Reviews
Flourless Fudge Cookies
Drop cookies

Flourless Fudge Cookies

4.1 out of 5 stars 263 Reviews
Chocolate Chip Oatmeal Cookies
Oatmeal cookies

Chocolate Chip Oatmeal Cookies

4.7 out of 5 stars 689 Reviews
Almond Cloud Cookies
Drop cookies

Almond Cloud Cookies

4.5 out of 5 stars 187 Reviews