Easy Cookie Recipes That Are Almost Too Good To Be True

Yes, anyone can make cookies.

Who doesn’t love a good warm cookie? There’s just no resisting the promise of a delicious cookie to make you smile from ear to ear. It’s also the perfect size to bring with you even if you’re on the go, to put into a packed lunch, or to give to someone as a gift.

As perfect as a cookie may be, you might be reluctant to tread into its territory because you’re intimidated by the oven or wasting ingredients. You don’t have to worry about that, though!

First off, whatever cookie you choose to make, we’ve got tips to guide you on your journey, whether it’s pretty sugar cookies, chewy cookies, or chocolate chip cookies.

Second, we have easy cookie recipes that are perfect for the beginner baker! Some of these cookie recipes don’t need baking, use either a microwave or an oven toaster, or use a sparse amount of ingredients to make your new life as a cookie maker easier.

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1 No-Bake Chocolate Cookie Recipe

This no-bake cookie uses peanut butter and oats as miraculous secret ingredients to help set a cookie without the use of an oven. It’s also got just the right amount of peanut butter to accentuate the chocolate but not take over the whole cookie. In the end, you get a chewy, chocolate-y, melt-in-your-mouth, and delicious cookie that tastes likes the perfect way to start the day.

Photo by Riell Santos

2 Cookies and Cream Polvoron Recipe

Did you know that the polvoron is actually a cookie? With just toasted flour, sugar, and butter pressed together, you get this shortbread cookie that melts into a sweet, milky treat in your mouth. This traditional cookie has found its way into our hearts for most of our lives for a good reason: it’s the sweet treat of our childhood! Check out this black and white specked version plus more polvoron recipes here.

Photo by Aldwin Aspillera

3 Toaster Oven Chocolate Cookie Recipe

Most Filipinos keep an oven toaster for good reason. It’s so versatile! Did you know though that you can make desserts and meals with your toaster oven? Most especially, you can make this quick and easy chocolate cookie!


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If you think toaster oven cookies can’t be show-stopping, then you haven’t tried these. A little surprise packed in the center never fails to give treats that extra “wow” factor. With a peanut butter filling, you get to amp up the chocolate goodness of this cookie and impress everyone who takes a bite.

4 Microwaved Chocolate Cookie Recipe

Microwave ovens aren’t just for reheating! You can also use one for this quick chocolate cookie. Satisfying that sweet tooth has never been this easy.

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5 Boxed Brownie Mix Fudgy Cookie Mix Recipe

That delicious brownie mix can also help you make effortless, decadently fudgy cookies. Add in a few more basic ingredients and you can make a delicious dessert. 

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6 Low-Calorie Peanut Butter Cookies Recipe

This healthy cookie only needs six ingredients to make! It can’t get any better than this. Plus, if you love avocados, you’ll love them even more after this. The natural, good fats of avocado give this cookie its unique, tasty tenderness.

Photo by David Hanson

7 No-Bake Oatmeal Drops Recipe

We can’t tell you who began this trend of making no-bake cookies, but we all owe them a lot. These little, chewy, fiber-rich cookies hit the sweet spot if you’re craving something sweet and don’t have an oven to help you satisfy it. Plus, the fuss-free ball shapes also make it really easy to make.

Photo by Miguel Nacianceno

8 No-Bake Cocoa-Nutty Bites Recipe

Chocolate is a universally loved flavor. It’s really hard to go wrong when you’re using chocolate in a recipe. Chocolate in itself is already so good that it’s hard to mess up. It’s made even more fool-proof with this no-bake recipe. You won’t even need to turn on your oven and you get these incredibly tasty delights easily.

Photo by Riell Santos

9 Lengua De Gato Recipe

This traditional cookie only uses five ingredients to achieve that iconic crispy yet melt-in-your-mouth tenderness. You won’t believe how easy it really is to put together this easy cookie.

Photo by Riell Santos

10 Edible Cookie Dough Recipe

If you’ve ever made cookies as a kid, you know the delight of nipping on that raw cookie dough. Now that you’re older though, you know that it might not be the safest thing to do because of the raw eggs. Well, there’s still a way to get that satisfying, sweet, and creamy experience without the risk.

These cookie recipes are so good and so satisfying that it feels too good to be true that you can make them – no matter how much of a baking beginner you are. All you have to do is try, and you’ll get to taste the delicious results.

Do you want to take your cookie skills a notch higher? Learn all the tips and tricks to cooking large batches and how to freeze cookie dough. You can also learn how to reduce your cookie’s sweetness so you feel a little less guilty but still a lot satisfied or perhaps you need these cookie secrets that will make sure your cookies are universally loved.


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