There’s nothing you can complain about when it comes to chocolate chip cookies. These dessert mainstays are a nearly universally loved dessert. However, it never hurts to switch things up and keep life interesting, even when it comes to chocolate chip cookies. Incorporating everything from mint, over marshmallows and carrots, to coconut, these recipes are some phenomenally delicious ways to enjoy this old favorite. Whether you prefer your cookies hot or cold, these truly delectable recipes are too good to mess.
1. Double Mint Stuffed Chocolate Chip Cookies
This delectable recipe is particularly good for mint enthusiasts, and comes to us thanks to The Kitchen Magpie. Sandwiching mint between two chocolate chip cookies is more delicious than you might think.
2. Chocolate Chip Carrot Cookies
Finally, a meeting between chocolate chip cookies and carrot cake, Love and Lemons fills a need we’ve desperately been chasing. These mouthwatering chocolate chip cookies will drive any sweet tooth wild.
3. Chocolate Chip Cookie Ice Cream Bars
Another incredible intersection between chocolate chip cookies and another dessert, is the chocolate chip cookie ice cream bar from Pinch of Yum. Though we thought ice cream bars couldn’t get better, this delicious twist on the classic cookie is perfect for summer.
4. Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Pudding Pops
Also a fantastic chocolate chip cookie summer idea are chocolate chip cookie dough pudding pops via Buns in my Oven. This desert brings together everything we love about chocolate chip cookies, but also mixes in delicious pudding.
5. Nutella Stuffed Chocolate Chip Cookies
The Tummy Train knows precisely how to make our mouths water. Exactly what the title says, Nutella stuffed chocolate chip cookies are every chocaholics dream.
6. Coconut Chocolate Chip Oatmeal Cookies
This innovative twist on chocolate chip cookies brings both coconut and oatmeal to the table, thanks to Domestic Fits. A delicious tropical twist for the sweet chocolate desserts.
7. Chocolate Chip Cookie Soft Pretzels
Another incredible chocolate chip cookie innovation is the soft pretzel chocolate chip cookie. From Half Baked Harvest, this recipe is anything but. Though we also thought soft pretzels couldn’t get any better, this desert version will drive you crazy.
8. Chocolate Chip Cookie Pizza
Straight from Today’s Mama, this succulent chocolate chip cookie innovation is particularly good if you have children who want to help out. A delightful desert, this chocolate chip cookie pizza is perfect to share.
9. Chocolate Chip Cookie Cake
The geniuses over at The Cake Blog bring together two more of our favorite baked goods in this delectable recipe. In fact, they go so well together, it’s a wonder it took this long for us to figure it out. The traditional version does not require an outer layer of icing, but don’t underestimate the power of one more decorative layer in this delightful cake.
10. Cornflake Marshmallow Chocolate Chip Cookies
For those who prefer a little bit of crunch with their cookie, these cornflake marshmallow chocolate chip cookies from A Cozy Kitchen are the perfect way to end a meal. While the cornflakes lend a bit of kick to this cookie, the marshmallows keep these baked goods sweet and tasty.
11. Chocolate Chip Cookie Smores
Another cookie that proves two great things are better together. Dreamed up by Cooking Classy, be warned: this incredible recipe may be the only way you’ll ever want to eat ‘smores.
12. Potato Chip Chocolate Chip Cookies
Last but not least, Food.com brings us this delectable combination of salty and sweet. Potato chip chocolate chip cookies are the perfect snack/dessert combo, and are impressively innovative.
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