Cookie dough is amazing. Who hasn’t been caught red-handed licking that delicious batter from the bowl after putting a batch of chocolate chip cookies in the oven? I am sure we all have, at some point. However, did you know that there are bunches of things you can do with cookie dough outside of making fresh baked cookies with them? I am sure you did, but, if you’re in a cookie dough rut, you’ve come to the right place. We are going to give you a sneak peek at a list of amazing cookie dough creations that make perfect treats for any occasion – or no occasion at all.
Cookie Dough Topped Chocolate Chip Cookies
Remember the aforementioned chocolate chip cookies? They are even better with cookie dough! Either buy or make more cookie dough than you need for the actual number of cookies you plan to bake. Prepare that batch, put them in the oven, and wait. While the cookies bake, portion out a bit of dough for each cookie. After the batch of cookies cools, top each cookie with a good helping of cookie dough, drizzle some chocolate syrup on top, and enjoy a great cookie dough creation that is a treat everyone will love!
Oreo Stuffed Chocolate Chip Cookies
If you can’t decide whether you want Oreo cookies or chocolate chip cookies, worry no more – you can have both in one of the most delectable cookie dough creations imaginable. Revealing, the Oreo Stuffed Chocolate Chip Cookies!
Just take some regular Oreo cookies, an ice cream scoop, and your favorite homemade or store bought cookie dough, and you have everything you need. Scoop the two scoops of dough with the ice cream scoop for each Oreo. Make a cookie dough sandwich with the Oreos in the middle, and bake the cookies at 350 degrees after completely covering each Oreo with the cookie dough.
Chocolate Chip Cookie Milkshake
This frozen treat is incredibly easy to make, and the perfect cookie dough creation to have as a Summer dessert or pool party refreshment. Simply bake your cookie dough into cookies like normal. Crumble some of them up, and put the desired amount into some milk. Pop the mixture into the blender, and blend until it is as thick or thin as your sweet tooth desires! Serve in cold mugs with the leftover cookies. Top with a bit of whipped cream and extra chocolate chips if desired, and enjoy!
Chocolate Chip Cookie Waffles
Who doesn’t love a big, hearty breakfast of waffles on a lazy Saturday morning? Well, you can make them even more special by adding a bit of cookie dough! Simply set up your waffle iron like you normally would, pour in your favorite waffle batter, and toss a few chunks of cookie dough into each uncooked waffle. Close the waffle iron and cook as usual. In just a few minutes, you’ll have an extra sweet breakfast treat the whole family will love. You could even add a dollop of ice cream or whipped cream to make this brilliant cookie dough creation even better!
The Bottom Line
Cookie dough is something that is almost universally loved, but most people don’t know that there are so many things you can do with a tube of cookie dough and a little creativity that doesn’t necessarily involve making cookies at all. Sweet treats can make any occasion even more special, or they can turn an ordinary day into an extraordinary one. Whether you are looking for a new custard recipe or trying to figure out how to use that leftover tube of cookie dough, there’s never a bad time to have a great new dessert. Try one of these cookie dough creations tonight!