When a regular chocolate chip cookie just won’t do, we’ve gathered up some cookies with a twist in Chicago. While some cookies on the list are a little on the wild side, others are more like the classic –only better.

Try them if you dare!

Bacon Chocolate Chip

The cookie: Take a delicious chocolate chip cookie and add bacon. It’s true what they say, everything tastes better with bacon!

Mindy’s Hot Chocolate
1747 N. Damen Ave.
Chicago, IL 60647
(773) 489-1777


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The Charo

The cookie: Combine a traditional chocolate chip cookie, add potato chips and jalapenos. This is one cookie you’ll have to try. You know you’re curious.

Cookie Bar
2475 N Lincoln
Chicago, IL 60614
(773) 348-0300

Brown Sugar Chips

The cookie: These treats are the perfect blend of crunchy and chewy. Because they’re flatter than the average chocolate chip cookie, you get a delicious buttery flavor in every bite.

Ferrara Original Inc
2210 W Taylor St
Chicago, IL
(312) 666-2200

Double Doozie

The cookie: Take two delicious chocolate chip cookies and sandwich in some cream in the middle. The double doozie is one of the best whoopie pies in town!

Sensational Bites
3751 N Southport Ave
Chicago, IL 60613
(773) 248-2271

Dipped Chocolate Chip Butter Cookies

The cookie: Butter, chocolate chip cookies and more chocolate, need I say more? These chocolate chip butter cookies are hand dipped in melted milk or dark chocolate. Delicious!

Dinkel’s Bakery

3329 North Lincoln Avenue

Chicago, IL 60657

(773) 281-7300


Wasabi Chocolate Chip Cookies

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Wasabi Peanut Chocolate Chip

The cookie: This cookie is a traditional peanut, chocolate chip with a tasty new kick. Don’t be frightened by the word “wasabi”, it’s well worth a try!

Cookie Bar
2475 N Lincoln
Chicago, IL 60614
(773) 348-0300

Lauren Wulf, CBS Local Chicago