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From Dropped to Pressed: Betty's Guide to Every Type of Cookie

Updated November 8, 2021
variety of cookies
If there’s anyone who knows cookies, it’s Betty Crocker! The queen of all cookie creations is here to walk you through the many different types of cookies—yes, there’s more than one! Rolled, dropped and pressed (just to name a few) are all types of cookies that should be in your baking repertoire.

Who knew there were so many types of cookies? Whether you’re baking up a batch just for fun or you’re preparing for this year’s Christmas cookie exchange, these are all the different types that should make an appearance on your cookie tray. Need more cookie inspiration? Here’s all our Christmas cookies in one place.

Want to master one type? Learn everything you need to know in How to Bake Chocolate Chip Cookies.