Drop Cookie Recipes

Want to make cookies that you can just mix, scoop, and bake? Browse more than 1,200 easy recipes for drop cookies: everything from chocolate chip, oatmeal, and peanut butter to ginger and no-roll sugar cookies.

Staff Picks

Best Chocolate Chip Cookies

Rating: 4.5 stars 17441
Crisp edges, chewy middles, and so, so easy to make. Try this wildly-popular chocolate chip cookie recipe for yourself.
By Allrecipes Member

Cinnamon Spice Drop Cookies

Rating: 4.5 stars 39
Fabulous spice flavor coupled with smooth cinnamon chips are the perfect compliment to the satiny texture. They elicit RAVE reviews by all who sample them!

Soft Oatmeal Cookies

Rating: 4.5 stars 5260
These oatmeal cookies are very moist with a good flavor. Add a cup of raisins or nuts if you desire.

Chocolate Chocolate Chip Cookies

Rating: 4.5 stars 4069
A must-try for chocolate chocolate chip cookies fans. Easy and irresistible!

Easy Lemon Cookies

Rating: 4.5 stars 1853
The basic cake mix cookie with a twist.

Three Ingredient Peanut Butter Cookies

Rating: 4.5 stars 1585
This peanut butter cookie recipe has just 3 ingredients. It's fast, easy, and the cookies are wonderful! It's great for kids that are just learning to bake.
By Allrecipes Member

Best Big, Fat, Chewy Chocolate Chip Cookie

Rating: 4.5 stars 11976
Make bakery-style chocolate chip cookies with this easy recipe.

Iced Pumpkin Cookies

Rating: 4.5 stars 4562
Wonderful spicy iced pumpkin cookies that both kids and adults love!
By Gina

Beth's Spicy Oatmeal Raisin Cookies

Rating: 4.5 stars 5180
With a little experimenting, I came up with these chewy, spicy, oatmeal raisin cookies. They make your kitchen smell wonderful while they are baking. They almost remind me of Christmas because the spices smell so good.

Soft Oatmeal Cookies

Rating: 4.5 stars 5034
This recipe for soft oatmeal cookies creates a moist and flavorful dessert that will make everyone's day a little bit better.

Chewy Chocolate Chip Oatmeal Cookies

Rating: 4.5 stars 5401
These chocolate chip oatmeal cookies are crispy on the outside, chewy on the inside.

INCREDIBLE Raspberry Cheesecake Cookies

Rating: 4.5 stars 171
I created a monster with these cookies. OMG!! I found these amazing cookies at a local gas station and had to have the recipe...I finally had some help and came up with this recipe for them. Take that Otis Spunkmeyer....I got ya ;-) The flavor just pops right off the cookie and into your mouth! These aren't as gooey as Otis Spunkmeyer cookies but they are INCREDIBLE!!!

Inspiration and Ideas

28 Most Popular Types of Cookies
Chocolate chip, oatmeal raisin, molasses cookies, and sugar cookies: some of our favorite types use the drop method for baking. Get top-rated recipes!
Ultimate Double Chocolate Cookies
Rating: Unrated 359
A pound of chocolate, cocoa powder, and coffee give these their intense flavor.
Easy, Chewy Flourless Peanut Butter Cookies
Rating: 4.5 stars 49

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