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Baker's three dozen: The best (and only) cookie recipes you'll need this season

Try our top 36 highest-rated, most-viewed and taste test-approved cookies for your holiday cookie plate.S'MORES COOKIES--Chuck Hughes suggests surprising Santa –– and your cookie benefactors –– with a wintry one-bite take on the s'more. The thin, crunchy graham rounds are topped with gooey chocolate ganache and a spiraling pillow of browned marshmallow.