Cookies from Scratch

Make cookies from scratch with one of these classic recipes. 

Following the rules of my mothers kitchen cookies are to be made from scratch!  No prepared doughs!  Use this guide to recreate a classic cookie or a cookie with a little more spice.  We have an assortment of recipes for you to try.
Homemade Thin Mint Cookies style
The ultimate Thin Mint style Girl Scout Cookie Recipe.  Tried and tested, this is the ultimate culmination of all the recipes out there for perfect imitation Thin Mints. Over the summer, my brother a...
How to Make Awesome Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Cookies style
Here's a guide on how to make some yummily chewy cookies. If your cookies keep coming out like hardened disks that work better as frisbees than dessert I have a couple of tips that can help you out re...
Snickerdoodles (aka Sneakerdoodles) style
Snickerdoodles are great cookies, and this is my favorite snickerdoodle recipe.  Any cookie with this much butter and sugar has got to be good! This Snickerdoodle recipe is from our friend Sneaker's ...
Cranberry Cookies style
Cranberry cookies make great Christmas cookies, but are also a great way to use up leftover fresh cranberries after the holidays.  These are my favorite cranberry nut swirl cookies -  they're well wor...
Macaroons style
I heard on the radio that macaroons were going to be the new hip food this decade. The following recipe is so much more than the sum of its ingredients. These toasty chewy gooey cookies take only a fe...
Hershey Kiss Cookies style
If you want to make one of the best cookies ever, then you have come to the right instructable! These cookies are truly a classic in the art of cookie making. I and my Mom always make these near Chri...
cream cheese xmas cookies. style
Oh these cookies are good. Sprinkle with red and green sprinkles for the x mas sprit.
Chocolate chip cookies style
I'll show you how to make chocolate chip cookies. Come on, I know you like them.
Soft, Moist Sugar Cookies style
I know there are a lot of sugar cookie recipes out there. Some people like the crunchy, hard ones that people give around Christmas time. I always keep them until my guest leaves and then throw them a...
Cinnamon-Raisin Oatmeal Cookies - The Best Ever! style
Usually I only post Vegan recipes, but I just had to post this one. I was asked to make this recipe because apparently it was so good. Well, it is! There is so much Oatmeal in these cookies, they're a...