Santa isn’t the only one who deserves cookies this year. With the upcoming holiday season, why not show your appreciation for those good friends, teachers, medical workers and office teams in your life with a delicious cookie platter?
Besides adding a festive air to an otherwise ordinary day, cookie catering is a great way to say thank you while providing a sweet treat that is wide in variety and addresses a number of dietary needs. Perfect for an afternoon pick-me-up or a mid-morning treat, cookies have a special place in everyone’s heart.
Below we’ve gathered up some of our top cookie caterers from across the country to help you find the perfect one to match your needs.
Great American Cookies
It’s all right there in the name. With 70 locations across 20 states, Great American Cookies has been making great cookies from a generations-old family recipe since 1977. Using the finest premium ingredients from their batter facility in Atlanta, the secret to their success is that they take the time to do it right, from their sinfully rich brownies to their signature cookie cakes.
Then there is the sheer variety. Sugar cookies. Double Fudge Cookies. Snickerdoodles. Strawberry Crinkle. White Chocolate Macadamia. The list goes on and on. Oh, and did we mention the Double Doozy, their famous cookie sandwich filled with buttercream frosting? Oh yeah.
“I wish I had ordered from this company years ago!” commented a happy customer from Atlanta Area Hospital. “These are the best cookies EVER! We ordered the variety box–it is now my go-to favorite. I am now a repeat customer!”
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Sweet Dreams Bakery (Colma, CA)
Sweet dreams are made of these, seasonal treats and cookies and cream. You can travel the world and the seven seas, but there’s no need since they deliver with ease.
Sorry. We just couldn’t help ourselves. But in all seriousness, Sweet Dreams Bakery in Colma, CA has been working with local suppliers to source the freshest and most authentic ingredients and using old-fashioned techniques to ensure their baked goods are of the highest quality since 2007. Every day, their bakers are up before the sun rises to make sure that each of their customers gets the freshest batch of goodies possible.
Find out for yourself with their famous Cookie Platter, which includes an assortment of cookies from chocolate chip to oatmeal raisin pecan. Or order a dozen or three of their mouthwatering French Macarons. And don’t forget to check out their seasonal treats menu.
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Since 1999, Edible Arrangements has specialized in the art of wow. But although they made their name by creating whimsical fresh fruit arrangements, they are also experts when it comes to cookies and other sweet treats.
There’s the Fresh Baked Cookies Platter, where each assorted cookie strikes the perfect balance of taste and texture. Or wow your employees with the Cookies & Swizzle Berries Platter, overflowing with indulgent cookies and Edible Arrangements’ famous chocolate Dipped Fruit. Of course, you also can’t go wrong with their Cupcakes & Cookies Platter or the Time for Dessert Platter, which has delicious slices of cheesecake and, you guessed it, fresh baked cookies.
The good news is, there is no wrong choice. No matter what you choose, it “puts a smile on anyone’s and everyone’s face,” raved happy customer Traci from Naples, Florida.
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The Cookie Bar (Las Vegas, NV)
Not everything that happens in Vegas should stay in Vegas. Take The Cookie Bar, for example. This family-owned bakery has everyone talking about their made-from scratch gourmet cookies and treats. As very satisfied customer AC commented, “I cannot say enough wonderful things about this caterer…Always on time, always AMAZING. My team loves it when we order here.”
With a wide variety of catering packages and an even wider selection of cookies, the only hard part is narrowing it down. There’s the Chocolate Mojito Cookie, made with three types of chocolate, Andes mints and chocolate drizzle. Turnt Up Banana Cookies with whipped buttercream and Nilla Wafers. Oh, and the PB Kitchen Sink Cookies, which has a chocolate chip cookie bottom with peanut butter cup middle and chocolate brownie top.
And don’t forget to try their famous Booze Munch, puffed corn with caramelized brown sugar and butter.
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Cookie Chicks (Comstock Park, MI)
The award-winning team behind Cookie Chicks says it best in their slogan: Cookies that are truly worth the calories! Baked to order, the company prides itself on working with customers to give them exactly what they want and to exceed their expectations.
But best to start with the basics and trust us, they are all represented on the menu. Chocolate Chip. Lemon. Cinnamon Sugar. And on and on.
As happy client Ron from Grand Rapids commented, “Awesome cookies! People went crazy over them! Perfect snack!”
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Jimella’s Bakery (Tucker, GA)
Jimella’s (pronounced “jim-El-uh’s”) is named after owner Emily Holden’s great-grandmother, a woman she describes as a short and feisty amazing cook and baker. After having the pleasure of her company and kitchen for 17 years, Emily is now honoring Jimella’s legacy with her bakery.
Specializing in 14 flavors of cookie sandwiches, as well as cookie cakes and caramel brownies, Jimella’s makes each one of their goodies from scratch with only the finest ingredients. And as you’ve already probably guessed, their selection is vast and impressive, from the Dark Chocolate Nutella Cookie Sandwich to the White Chocolate Cranberry Oatmeal Cookie Sandwich.
As Jenna from Lawrenceville remarked, “Wonderful- very unique and beautifully done. Clients love them.”
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Featured on both “Cupcake Wars” and “The View,” Smallcakes has climbed the ranks to become one of the top ten bakeries in the country according to USA Today. The Cupcakery and Creamery bakes and frosts 18 signature flavors every morning from scratch, as well as seasonal and special flavors.
In addition to their famous cupcakes, they also make phenomenal Chocolate Chip Cookies, Brownies and Assorted Bonbons (including an option for gluten-free Bonbons). But don’t take our word for it. One of their biggest fans is the Atlanta Area Hospital, who recently raved “We LOVE everything about Smallcakes!! The food, the service, the packaging and the delivery. Everything is done with top tier class and style. No one can top their cakes…no one!”
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Cold Stone Creamery
With 66 locations across 25 states, Cold Stone Creamery is known for its delicious, handcrafted ice cream. Fresh, smooth ice cream that can’t possibly be improved upon…
Unless you stick it in-between two fresh-baked cookies, that is. Try their Signature Ice Cream Sandwich Pack, featuring an assortment of ice cream sandwiches. (Their Ice-Cream Cupcakes and Ice Cream Cakes are equally as delectable, by the way).
With over 30 years of experience and over 65 locations across the country, Cold Stone Creamery is in the business of making people happy. And they have succeeded wildly.
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Ever since it first opened in 2005 in Beverly Hills, Sprinkles has been attracting long lines of loyal customers. Today the company has expanded to 20 plus locations across the country, thanks in part to their innovative Cupcake ATM, as well as their foray into classic American desserts, such as, you guessed it, cookies.
Whether it’s their classic Chocolate Chip, or the decadent Double Chocolate, or the original Salted Oatmeal Cornflake Cookie, there is bound to be something for everyone on your team. Especially since each cookie is hand rolled and baked fresh daily, resulting in a perfectly crisp outer shell with a tender, chewy interior.
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Nestle Toll House Cafe
There are few things that scream “cookie!” quite as loudly as Nestle Toll House. So you can imagine the level of deliciousness that comes from the Nestle Toll House Cafe, which currently has 40 locations across 10 states. The heart of their business is to serve up the ultimate dessert experience and it’s never been easier to deliver that experience to your office than now.
Give the Toll House Party Platter a try, overflowing with assorted cookies, mini cookies, specialty brownies, and cookie cups. Or perhaps the Classic Toll House Cookie Platter, with your choice of cookies and mini cookies, ranging from the penultimate Chocolate Chip to Rainbow Sugar Cookie. So treat your office today. As Laura from Fort Worth commented, “Perfect addition to a rainy afternoon. Thanks for the great cookies!”
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Of course, when it comes to cookies, you don’t have to wait for the big holidays. There are plenty of excuses to celebrate cookies all year long. Here are just a few:
- December 4 – National Cookie Day
- March 6 – National Oreo Cookie Day
- March 31 – National Macaron Day
- May 31 – National Macaroon Day
- July 9 – National Sugar Cookie Day
- August 4 – National Chocolate Chip Cookie Day
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