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Best Chocolate Chip Cookies

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My husband is running the Austin Marathon next month, and in what has become a pre-race tradition, I am looking for the best chocolate chip cookies in Austin.

Thanks.

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  1. My personal favorite is the Vegan Big John at Whole Foods downtown. They're as big as Frisbees and you can buy them in boxes of 4 for $3.99. And delicious to boot.

    1. Upper Crust Bakery's Black Gold cookie is the best cookie I've ever had. It's chocolate chocolate chunk with walnuts.
      http://www.theuppercrustbakery.com/de...

      San Francisco Bakery also has really good chocolate chunk cookies.
      http://chowhound.chow.com/topics/366342

      1. The chocolate chip cookies at the Double Tree on 15th Street are amazing.

        1. I love love love chocolate chip cookies.

          Texas French Bread has good ones. If you're not a purist, consider the Peanut Butter Oatmeal Chocolate Chip cookies at Upper Crust. The texture is wonderfully chewy and the chocolate chunks are dark and rich. There are pecans in those, too.

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