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chocokitty Oct 29, 2006 01:24 AM

Where can I find great chocolate chip cookies? I've tried City Bakery, Bouley Bakery, Bouchon Bakery, and Almondine. I'll travel anywhere in Manhattan & Brooklyn to get some! Thank you for the recs!

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    Lono37 RE: chocokitty Oct 29, 2006 01:33 AM

    I will probably get slammed for this, but none will be better than you can make in 20 minutes using the recipe on the back of any semi-sweet bag of chocolate chips.

    1. MOREKASHA RE: chocokitty Nov 2, 2006 08:37 PM

      I love Gimme Jimmys. It's a small bakery out of New Jersey that I have only seen @ the Kings Supermarkets, closet to Manhattan in lovely Ft Lee or Hoboken

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        ScottStuff RE: chocokitty Nov 5, 2006 12:34 PM

        You MUST try the chocolate chip cookie at Levain Bakery
        167 W. 74th, between Amsterdam and Columbus, on the north side of the st.
        (Much closer to Amsterdam)
        Tel: 212-874-6080

        It is a tiny bakery - a storefront basement level. Unbelievable cookies (and breads, and some other goodies)

        The cookies are so good, you may just need to move to the neighborhood.

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          jennjetson RE: chocokitty Nov 6, 2006 01:25 AM

          Sounds crazy but the Monster Cookies at Whole Foods are the best

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