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Best mail order cookies!

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london123 Nov 25, 2009 09:16 AM

Hi Everyone:

My daughter and husband both love cookies and since I'm missing Thanksgiving with them due to illness, I wanted to send them some cookies via mail (they live in Brooklyn, NY). Can anyone recommend the very BEST cookies to order via mail? Thank you for your input and best wishes to all for a nice Thanksgiving.

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    kayjaydee Nov 25, 2009 09:48 AM

    The best mail order cookies I have ever had were from Carol's Cookies. http://www.carolscookies.com/ Each cookie weighs 1/2 a pound! They are fabulous.

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      bluemoon4515 Nov 25, 2009 05:45 PM

      Ben's cookies!
      http://www.benscookies.com/

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        magfitz Nov 26, 2009 04:48 AM

        www.wannahavacookie.com

        based in new york. very good.

        1. BigSal Nov 27, 2009 07:02 AM

          We received a sampler pack of cookies from Levain Bakery (http://www.levainbakery.com/cookies/c...) in Manhattan a few Christmases ago and they were very good. I especially liked the chocolate chip. Be forwarned that the cookies are large....each cookie is a whopping 6 ounces.

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            HillJ Nov 27, 2009 01:14 PM

            http://www.amainyc.com/

            Tea Sweets & Botanical Brownies will win any cookie lover over!

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              HillJ Oct 20, 2010 04:38 PM

              Unfortunately, Amai NYC closed in 09. The economy took another wonderful young business woman.

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              Querencia Feb 8, 2010 07:27 PM

              Fralinger's Almond Macaroons from the Atlantic City boardwalk. They are big, moist, and very almondy. If you are used to dry amaretti from a tin, Fralinger's macaroons will be a revelation.

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                sunshine 44 Jan 8, 2012 12:27 PM

                Try The Cookie Cousins, they are our family favorite! They are amazing!
                www.thecookiecousins.com

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                  LISA DENNEY Jan 9, 2012 12:39 PM

                  www.marnees.com are great for gifts. my customers always comment on them... but you need to order well in advance if ordering for holidays.

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