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Dunk Into This Crunchy Cookie Challenge

Find out how much you know about cookies through this chunky trivia...
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In many English-speaking countries the terms cookies and biscuits are used interchangeably. Usually, cookie is used to describe the chewy ones while biscuits refer to the crispy ones.
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In a survey conducted by Nestle Toll House, 18 states said chocolate chip cookies reminded them of their state.  10 states said peanut butter cookies reminded them of their state.
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Macaroons simply are two cookies sandwiched with a cream-filling. The cookies are characterized by smooth tops, ruffled circumference, and a flat bottom., popularly sold in French patisseries.
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Besides cinnamon, spices like cloves, nutmeg, anise, and cardamom are added to gingerbread cookies in small amounts. Molasses, corn syrup or honey is added as sweetening agents.
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Snickerdoodles are drop cookies. They are soft or crispy depending on ingredients used. They are popularly called sugar cookies as they're rolled in cinnamon sugar.
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Shortbread cookies are short and crumbly due to high butter content in the dough. The fat prevents the formation of long gluten strands.
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A Maine specialty, Whoopie pies can be anything from cookies, pies, or even cakes. The two cookies are filled with a marshmallow center.
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Hamantash is a traditional Jewish cookie variant filled with a jam center. The triangular shape is achieved by folding the sides of a circular dough circle.
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Also known as Cantucci, biscotti is an Italian almond biscuit variant. Since it's baked twice it's beautifully crispy and crunchy.
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Fortune cookies are mistaken to have Chinese origins because they're popularly served in Chinese restaurants. However, it's believed to have Japanese origins.
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At the National Cookie Cutter Museum, you can peruse through over 500 cookie cutters. A wonderful place to learn about the evolution of cookie cutters.
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Spritz cookies are traditionally German and prepared mostly during Christmas time. A cookie press is used to shape these buttery cookies.
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 Priya Johnson

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Erika Osberg, Iga Palacz, Trình Minh Thư, Dronile Hiraldo, Jonathan Pielmayer