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12 Grandma-Approved Cookie Recipes That'll Remind You of Home

There's nothing like walking into Grandma's house and being greeted by the sweet scent of freshly baked cookies.
By Corey Williams

Triple Chocolate Chunk Cookies

Rating: 5 stars 15
Large or small, these triple chocolate cookies are crispy on the outside and chewy on the inside. Refrigerating the batter for 48 hours before baking is ideal, as this allows the dough to fully form its flavor.
By Josh Graham

French Macaroons

Rating: 4.5 stars 92
Fantabulous colored, bite-sized macaroons. Divide batter into thirds and color one-third pink and flavor with raspberry flavoring; color one-third yellow and flavor with lemon flavoring; color one-third pale blue and flavor with vanilla. Fill and make sandwich cookies with filling of choice, like peach jam or strawberry preserves.

Ginger-Touched Oatmeal Peanut Butter Cookies

Rating: 4.5 stars 35
I based this recipe on Michele's Oatmeal Peanut Butter Cookies II, and had a WOW! moment when I added the ginger.


Rating: 4.5 stars 14
This is a compilation of several Shortbread recipes I have from British cookbooks. I have been to England three times and REAL shortbread is a favorite. It should use real butter and not be TOO sweet.
By Allrecipes Member

Sugar Cookie Frosting

Rating: 4.5 stars 1649
Add food coloring to decorate your favorite sugar cookies.
By Allrecipes Member

Easy, Chewy Flourless Peanut Butter Cookies

Rating: 4.5 stars 55
This simple, tasty recipe yields 12 to 16 cookies, but is so simple that it can be doubled (or tripled!) easily.

Lace Cookies (Florentine Cookies)

Rating: 4.5 stars 17
These Florentine lace cookies are simple to make and gorgeous to look at. This cookie technique is versatile and adaptable to any kinds of nuts or chocolate. They also keep pretty well so they're perfect if you're looking for an idea for an edible holiday gift for any cookie lover on your list--just stack them up in a box and tie them with a bow!

Oatmeal Peanut Butter Bars

Rating: 4.5 stars 209
The best granola bars in the world, it makes a great snack in the afternoon.
By Karen Heise

Spring Biscotti

Rating: 5 stars 274
Fresh tasting biscotti with orange zest, dried cranberries, white chocolate, and pistachios. Very light and tasty.
By Elizabeth Lampman

Inspiration and Ideas

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Classic Peanut Butter Cookies
Rating: 4.5 stars 4270

This crowd-pleasing recipe features crunchy peanut butter and is quick and easy to prepare.