A good month to munch
National Cookie Month is observed annually in October. If you haven’t had one yet, there’s still 24 days left to enjoy these tasty treats.
First cookie a cracker
The first commercial cookie in the U.S. was the Animal Cracker, introduced in 1902.
Oh, those tasty Oreos
The Oreo, the best-selling cookie of the 20th century, was developed and introduced by the American company Nabisco, in 1912. Americans spend more than $550 million annually on the Oreo brands.
Chocolate chips favored in 2 states
The official state cookie of both Massachusetts and Pennsylvania is chocolate chip.
Christmas kind have long history
Christmas cookies date back to Medieval Europe.