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Our Top 10 Most Popular Sandwich Cookies

Sandwich cookies deliver triple the pleasure with their cookie + filling + cookie construct. Endlessly customizable, you can change up the cookie doughs, fillings, and embellishments to come up with your own delightful combos. No wonder they're a popular choice for holidays and occasions when you want to bake something just a little more special than the usual one-and-done cookie. Give these top-rated favorites a try.

1. Chocolate Sandwich Cookies II

Simple to make and delightful to eat. Strait13 says, "These are the first cookies I let my 8-year-old daughter make without my help. They are now requested at every family gathering."

Chocolate Sandwich Cookies

Photo by Meredith

2. Dawn's Easy Red Velvet Sandwich Cookies

"Everyone LOVED these cookies...they couldn't stop talking about them! Can't wait to make them again!" -- NSTROMAN

Dawn's Easy Red Velvet Sandwich Cookies

Photo by Kari

3. Whoopie Pies VIII

"Yup, yup, yup -- this is it. I'm from whoopie pie country (Maine) and grew up eating them and I can tell you that this is an excellent recipe." -- ml

Whoopie Pies VIII

Photo by Jozi

4. Chocolate Wafer Ice Cream Sandwiches

"Fun! The combinations you can come up with are endless. Different flavor ice creams, sprinkles, nuts, toffee..." -- Nicole

Chocolate Wafer Ice Cream Sandwiches

Photo by Wyattdogster

5. Cranberry Cornmeal Linzer Cookies

"This is A CRANBERRY LOVER'S DREAM! I had never used cornmeal in a cookie recipe before so I was curious as to how it would taste. The cookie was so delicate and with the burst of cranberry filling it was just divine!" -- SHORECOOK

Cranberry Cornmeal Linzer Cookies

Photo by Allrecipes Magazine

6. Easy Valentine Sandwich Cookies

"I use this recipe for all of my sandwich cookies is wonderful!!" -- Tanya Masengale

Easy Valentine Sandwich Cookies

Photo by raggedribbons

7. Linzer Tarts

"I never made linzer tarts before, but I've eaten plenty of them. These were exquisite. They are buttery and nutty and delicious." -- TRISHICAT

Linzer Tarts

Photo by Meredith

8. Peanut Butter Sandwich Cookies

"These cookies are the most asked for cookies in my house and with friends and family. I have even been asked several times to make these for fundraisers. " -- Sandy

Peanut Butter Sandwich Cookies

Photo by Meredith

9. Milk Chocolate Florentine Cookies

"These cookies are excellent and much easier to make than one would imagine." -- TedE (Ed Note: Many reviewers suggested lining baking pans with parchment paper to help the cookies slide off easily.)

Milk Chocolate Florentine Cookies

Photo by Baking Nana

10. Empire Biscuits

"My grandmother is from Scotland and use to make these all the time. These came out just like her old recipe. It's a tough batter to work with (gets really sticky) but worth it in the end." -- Breanimal

Empire Biscuits

Photo by Maevyn


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Vanessa Greaves

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