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Festive Cookie Gifts to Fill Your Easter Basket

Gourmet Easter Cookie Gifts

Gourmet Easter Cookie Gifts and New Seasonal Spring Flavors from COOKIE… Take a Bite!

Easter Sunday is a fun opportunity to celebrate some of our favorite things: family and cookies! With the arrival of Spring, we are able to start incorporating some of our favorite seasonal ingredients from local Sonoma County areas to craft our new gourmet Easter cookie gifts.

From new Spring flavors to all-natural Easter Egg cookie shapes, our variety of Easter treats are guaranteed to bring a smile to every bunny this holiday weekend!

Sonoma County Wine and Cookie Pairing Easter Basket Ideas

As an independent family-owned business in Sonoma County, COOKIE… Take a Bite! is proud to source our organic cookie ingredients from local producers. All of our cookies are handcrafted with the highest quality seasonal ingredients that pair perfectly with some of Sonoma County’s most popular style wines!

lemon moon cookie

Who said Easter Baskets are only for children? Our award-winning Lemon Moon cookies combine a delicate flavor of fresh-picked lemons with a creamy sweetness perfect for pairing with a light and crisp Sonoma County Chardonnay.

Our new seasonal Orange Spice Thumbprint cookies are handmade with local red currants. This zippy and tangy seasonal cookie flavor is the perfect pairing with a Sonoma County Pinot.

Enjoy Our Seasonal Spring Cookie Flavors in Our Easter Cookie Gift Tins

Hop into Spring with our bright and cheerful Easter cookie flavors! All of our Easter Cookie Gift Tins include a selection of our most popular seasonal Spring cookie flavors. We carefully arrange each tin beautifully, and wrap them festively with the utmost care. 

Deluxe Easter Cookie Gift Tins

Our Deluxe Easter Cookie Tin is sure to delight everyone this year with a variety of over 16 cookies! This Easter tin is filled with some of our favorite flavors including our signature Lemon Moon cookie, Snickerdoodle Sugar, and our fun Easter Egg shapes.  

Premium Easter Cookie Gift Tins

Our premium Easter Gift Tins come with more than 25 cookies including our new Spring Orange Spice Thumbprint flavor, Chocolate Raspberry Splash, and our all-natural Easter Egg cookie shapes! 

Order Gourmet Easter Cookie Gift Tins for Delivery from COOKIE… Take a Bite!

Order your Easter Cookie tins today and enjoy local delivery to anywhere in Santa Rosa for only $5.00! Keep an eye out, cause the cookie van is on it’s way delivering our fresh baked cookie orders all throughout our beautiful county! 

Have Festive Easter Cookie Gifts Shipped Nationwide

At COOKIE… Take A Bite! we want to help you celebrate Easter with loved ones near and far. Surprise someone special with handmade Sonoma County treats and have our Easter Cookie Gift Tins shipped directly to their door! Our gourmet cookie gifts ship nationwide in decorative Spring gift wrapping that ensures they arrive fresh and beautiful just in time for Easter. 

Our Easter tins are available for a limited time, and we are offering special $5.00 flat rate shipping anywhere in the U.S. – so get your orders in soon!

Order Your Gourmet Easter Cookie Gifts Today!

If you are looking for some delicious Easter basket treats, COOKIE…Take a Bite! has you covered. All of our artisanal cookies are baked fresh daily with premium local Sonoma County ingredients. Enjoy all our seasonal Spring flavors this Easter by ordering your Easter Cookie Gift Tins online today! We offer nationwide shipping, local delivery in Sonoma County from our Cookie Van, or pick-up at our Santa Rosa Cookie Counter!

Our gourmet treats are also available for purchase at a number of locations, and are the perfect last-minute addition to any Easter Basket!

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Plan the Perfect Valentine’s Day with Cookie Gifts

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Share the Love this Valentine’s Day with Gourmet Cookie Gifts from COOKIE… Take a Bite!

COOKIE… Take a Bite! is playing Cupid this year with our delicious gourmet cookie gifts and tins! If you are looking for a unique gift to spoil someone special this Valentine’s Day, our homemade cookie gifts are sure to win the hearts of loved ones near and far. Our cookies are freshly baked with lots of love and can be festively wrapped. We can also include a special message from you to your Valentine! 

Indulge your sweet tooth and celebrate love this Valentine’s Day with a special gift from COOKIE… Take A Bite!

Have Gourmet Cookies Delivered to Someone Special This Valentine’s Day

Surprise someone you love with a cookie-gram delivered right to their door! Order your Valentine’s Day cookies from COOKIE… Take a Bite! and have them delivered directly to your special someone. 

Valentine’s Day Cookie Tins

Valentine's Day Deluxe Variety Cookie Tin

With our Valentine’s Day Deluxe Variety Cookie Tin you get over 16 of our favorite Valentine’s Day inspired flavors including our Chocolate Raspberry Splash, Brown Sugar Cookie Hearts, and much more!

Valentine's Day Premium Cookie Tin

Our Valentine’s Day Premium Cookie Tin is loaded with over 25 of our most decadent chocolate flavors including our Chocolate Cherry Bomb, Double Chocolate Brownies, Brown Sugar Cookie Hearts, and much more!

Local Delivery

Our Cookie Van is out and about delivering freshly baked cookie gifts anywhere in Sonoma County! You can also order our best selling artisanal cookies from door dash for local delivery.  

Nationwide Shipping

We also offer nationwide delivery, with USPS flat rate or USPS 2-Day Air shipping! To ensure your Valentine’s Day cookies gifts arrive fresh and beautiful, each order is packed and shipped with personalized care. We ship throughout the United States, so no matter where your loved one is located, they will be able to experience our handcrafted goodies.

Plan a Romantic Cookie and Wine Pairing Valentine’s Day Date

Spoil your special someone this Valentine’s Day with wine and cookie pairing inspired by all of Sonoma County’s most decadent indulgences.

Our Zesty Tea Cookies are a local favorite, and pair perfectly with a sweet bottle of rosé wine. 

If your sweetheart enjoys a crispy white wine, our Lemon Moon Cookies offer the perfect delicate tangy citrus flavors that will pair perfectly. 

If a romantic red wine is on your Valentine’s Day menu, try our Chocolate Cherry Drop Cookies. With hints of sweet fruits, this luscious chocolate treat pairs perfectly with a Pinot Noir.

Are you planning a virtual Valentine’s Day date? All of our cookies and gift tins can be shipped nationwide, so you can surprise your Valentine with a sweet gift!

Wine Pairing Cookie Tin

wine pairing cookie tine

If you want to sample all of our favorite gourmet pairing cookies, our specialty Wine Pairing Cookie Tin is the perfect Valentine’s day treat! Enjoy a decadent selection of 30 handmade wine pairing cookies, and a suggested pairing sheet to make choosing your wine incredibly easy!

Check-out our Sonoma County Wine and Cookie Pairing Guide and plan the ultimate Valentine’s Day date night!

Pick-Up a Valentine’s Day Gift from Our Cookie Counter in Santa Rosa

Order ahead of time and pick-up your Valentine’s Day cookies at our Santa Rosa Cookie Counter. Pick-up your V-Day desserts and have it wrapped in a festive bag to-go for easy and safe gift giving. 

Cookie Counter Pick-up

Our Cookie Counter is closed on Sundays, so pre-order your cookie gifts and schedule for pick-up before February 14th!

Cookie Counter Hours and Location:
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday: 11am -3pm
Saturday: 10am -2pm
Sunday (Valentine’s Day): Closed

430 Larkfield Center
Santa Rosa, CA 95403 (In the Larkfield Shopping Center)
(707) 291-1785

For any last-minute Valentine’s Day gifts, you can also find our cookies in many local Sonoma County grocery stores and businesses!

Give Your Sweetheart Something Special This Valentine’s Day from COOKIE… Take a Bite!

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At COOKIE… Take a Bite!, we want to help you celebrate love this year with delicious handmade cookie gifts. All of our Valentine’s Day cookie gifts can be festively wrapped and ordered for local delivery in Sonoma County, picked-up at our Santa Rosa Cookie Counter, or shipped nationwide! 

Order gourmet Valentine’s Day cookie gifts online today or call COOKIE.. Take a Bite! at (707) 291-1785.

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3 Ways to Give the Gift of Cookies this Christmas

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Have Delicious Cookie Gifts Delivered Right to Their Doors this Christmas!

If you are looking for the perfect gifts this Holiday season, and want to avoid the hustle and bustle of Christmas shopping, consider the COOKIE…Take a Bite! Not only will your loved ones get to enjoy our delicious festive cookies, but we will also take the hassle of gift wrapping and shipping off your hands!

Have gourmet Christmas cookie gifts delivered directly to your loved ones near and far from COOKIE… Take a Bite! this season. The holiday is fast approaching, so here is a list of three of our favorite holiday cookie gifts you can order today for Christmas delivery!

1. Holiday Cookie Gift Tins

Let COOKIE… Take a Bite! send a little holiday cheer to your friends and family this Christmas. All of our holiday tins include our most popular seasonal cookie flavors (including our signature mini Gingerbread cookie) and are festively wrapped with extra holiday bling attached. We carefully package and ship all holiday orders to ensure they arrive safely and as fast as possible!

Holiday Variety Deluxe Cookie Tin

Deluxe holiday cookie gift tins

Our deluxe holiday cookie tin comes with 16 gourmet cookies. Send your loved ones our four most popular cookie flavors including our award-winning Lemon Moon cookies, and our Holiday Snickerdoodle Sugar Cookies.

Holiday Variety Premium Cookie Tin

premium holiday gift cookie tins

The premium holiday cookie tin includes 25 freshly baked artisanal cookies. This festive tin features six holiday cookie flavors including our seasonal Peppermint Chocolate Frost cookies, and our Orange and Vanilla Sugar cookies.

2. Cookie of the Month Club Subscriptions

If you truly want to treat someone this holiday season, a subscription to our Cookie of the Month Club is the Christmas gift that keeps on giving! Each month our COOKIE… Take a Bite! cookie club members receive two dozen cookies wrapped in a fun gift box. And better yet, every cookie subscription box is delivered monthly with no shipping fees!

Receive New Seasonal Cookie Flavors Every Month

Treat a lucky recipient to a 3-month, 6-month, or a full-year subscription of fresh-baked cookies this Christmas!  The cookie flavors they receive will change each month to reflect seasonal ingredients and festive holiday themes! 

3. Build Your Own Cookie Gift Tins

If you have a special cookie flavor or fun theme idea, you can now build your own cookie tin this holiday! Our customizable cookie tins come with 25 cookies, all personally selected by you. This option is also perfect for anyone who may have dietary restrictions or require special accommodations! 

Gluten-Free Cookie Flavors

Our gold-medal-winning Aztec Hot Chocolate Crinkle cookies are rich fudgy gluten-free treats with hints of exotic warm spices. 

Our flourless Peanut Butter Drop cookies are a double awarding-winning favorite at COOKIE… Take a Bite! They have a hint of sea salt for the perfect sweet and savory gluten-free dessert.

The Coconut Macaroon cookie is another Harvest Fair gold medal winner that features a hint of lemon for the perfect gluten-free pick-me-up. 

Vegan Cookie Flavors

Our double award-winning Almond and Cardamom Roll cookies are available year-round and made with fresh ingredients suitable for vegan and gluten-free diets!

Send Festive Holiday Cookie Gifts To Friends and Family This Christmas from COOKIE… Take a Bite!

Click Here to Order Holiday Cookie Tins

At COOKIE… Take a Bite!, we want to make gift-giving as easy and safe as possible for you this holiday season. 2020 has been a crazy year for many people but, with holiday cookie gifts, you can safely remind your dearest friends and family how much you love them this Christmas. Add a personalized message to any cookie order and send a thoughtful treat to your loved ones near and far.

Stay safe and skip the busy shopping malls by ordering gourmet holiday cookies online today, and have festive cookie gifts delivered right to their door!

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How To Bake the Perfect Chocolate Chip Cookies

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10 Tips for Baking the Perfect Chocolate Chip Cookies

With a crispy edge and perfectly chewy center, our classic chocolate chip cookie at COOKIE… Take a Bite! is an all-time favorite for good reason! 

If you have ever wondered, “What is the secret to the best chocolate chip cookie?”, this guide is for you! Read on for ten baking tips for making the perfect chocolate chip cookie every time!

1. Use Quality Ingredients

The secret to the perfect chocolate chip cookie recipe starts with the quality of ingredients you use. For richer tasting cookies, use butter that has higher fat content (i.e. less water). Quality chocolate chips or chocolate chunks will help add that gooey, melty goodness everyone loves.

Buying from a local source can help ensure you are using the freshest ingredients available, simply because they didn’t need to travel very far from the producer to your kitchen. At COOKIE… Take a Bite! our cookies are handmade with fresh ingredients that are sourced locally in Sonoma County. 

Learn more about the local vendors we work with to get the best seasonal ingredients for our gourmet cookie recipes.

2. Use Room Temperature Butter

Allow your butter to sit out so it isn’t too cold when you mix it into your dough. This makes it easier to incorporate and adds a little air to the batter for better texture in every bite.

3. Slowly Add Your Eggs

Adding your eggs too quickly won’t allow them to incorporate into the dough evenly and will result in more dense cookies.  Whisking your eggs ahead of time and slowly adding them into your cookie batter will make it easier to evenly disperse the liquid fat. 

4. Use Real Vanilla Extract

Using pure vanilla extract in your chocolate chip cookies will give them a fully-infused, rich flavor. The flavor from cheaper versions will permeate your cookies with an artificial or weird chemically aftertaste. If you don’t have real vanilla extract, it is better to leave it out altogether instead of settling for the imitation stuff. 

5. Sift Dry Ingredients 

Flour’s gluten strands get tough the more you mix them, so you want to reduce the amount of time it takes you to incorporate it into your cookie batter. Sifting all your dry ingredients beforehand makes them easier to mix with your wet ingredients so you don’t overmix.

6. Use an Ice Cream Scoop

The simplest way to bake perfectly round and uniform chocolate chip cookies is to scoop your batter with an ice cream scoop! 

Take an inside look at the essential cookie baking tools we use every day to make all our fresh organic cookies in our previous blog post.

7. Let Your Dough Rest

The perfect chocolate chip cookie is never rushed! Let your cookie dough rest before baking by placing it in the refrigerator for an hour. You can also store your dough overnight, but make sure to wrap in cellophane so it doesn’t get crusty. 

Your cookie dough can even be frozen and popped in the oven to bake straight from the freezer. This is a great method for making larger batches of dough to have on hand, so you can bake chocolate chip cookies whenever you want!

8. Top With a Pinch of Salt

Add a little pinch of salt on top of your chocolate chip cookie before putting them in the oven to bake. This baking tip helps bring out all the flavors in your cookie. 

9. Experiment

Get creative and have some fun in the kitchen! Try baking your cookies at different temperatures, using different recipes, and finding your own special ingredient for your very own perfect chocolate chip cookie. Just try not to eat all the dough before you start baking!

10. Share Them!

Baking is about the joy of creating something with your own hands and sharing it with those you love! Besides, what’s the point of finding the secret to the perfect chocolate chip cookie if you can’t show it off?

Get More Cookie Baking Tips from COOKIE… Take a Bite!

If you have a cookie baking question, we wanna hear it! Like Cookie… Take a Bite! on Facebook for more cookie baking tips and tricks and send us your cookie questions! Check out our Cookie Blog for more helpful baking info and to stay up-to-date on all our new seasonal cookie flavors and Holiday Gift Tins available now!

All our gourmet cookies gifts are handmade with local Sonoma County ingredients and available to order online for pick-up at our Santa Rosa Cookie Counter, local delivery, or shipping nationwide!

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8 Essential Cookie Baking Tools

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An Inside-Look at The Best Baking Tools for the Perfect Cookie

Here at COOKIE…Take a Bite! we bake a lot of cookies, and over the years have found some baking tools in our kitchen that we cannot live without! Most of these baking supplies are inexpensive, serve multiple purposes, and are the true secret to the perfect cookie.

Here is your inside look at our bakery’s cookie toolkit and how we use these eight essential baking tools every day to hand-make all our fresh organic cookies.

1. Bench Scraper

When baking our gourmet cookies at COOKIE…Take a Bite! we always have this scraper tool on hand. This is a baker’s best bet when it comes to easily cutting up ingredients like butter. 

Nothing beats this tool when it comes to easy cleanup. When a fresh batch of our Classic Chocolate Chip cookies is ready, this scraper easily removes any dried chocolate leftover on baking surfaces. This multipurpose baking tool is bound to make every cookie recipe easier, and you’ll look like a real pro using one in your own kitchen.

2. Bowl Scraper

The trick to scraping sticky cookie batter out of a mixer or bowl is a bowl scraper. The best scraper will be stiff enough to easily maneuver the dough, but flexible enough to ensure we get every last drop of homemade dough or icing out of the bowl. Nothing goes to waste at the COOKIE…Take a Bite! bakery. 

3. Pastry Brush

Baking is definitely an art form and any cookie artist will tell you how important a good pastry brush really is to create the perfect cookie. At COOKIE…Take a Bite! we use this trusty tool to perfectly apply our homemade glazes to cookies like our famous Tequila Lime Twist.

4. Micro Zester

With this essential kitchen gadget, we can easily zest all our citrus fruits and other key ingredients for the perfect amount of flavoring every time. Without our micro zester, our award-winning Lemon Moon™ cookies wouldn’t be possible.

5. Peeler

At COOKIE… Take a Bite! we use a lot of locally harvested fruits to create our favorite seasonal cookie flavors. A trusty peeler with a large surface area is a must-have baking tool to easily peel things like the apples we use in our new seasonal Gravenstein Apple Streusel Cookie.

6. Ice Cream Scoop

How do you get a perfectly round cookie? The secret is out! Scooping dough with an ice cream scooper is the best way to get perfectly round cookies, every time. With a small ice cream scoop, all your cookies will be uniform in size and shape with little effort! 

Pro baking tip: very lightly coat the scooper in oil first so the dough never sticks!

7. Small Offset Spatula

A small offset spatula is every cookie baker’s secret weapon. From easily removing cookies off of the baking pan to delicately smoothing icing on freshly baked cookies, this little tool always comes in handy. Our delicate Chai Shortbread Square cookies are effortlessly served fresh out of the oven thanks to this essential baking utensil.

8. Butter Knives

You can never have too many butter knives in your baking kit, and chances are you already have a few of these in your utensil drawer. We use these common kitchen tools in almost every step when baking our gourmet cookies. From holding down sheet trays, or scooping out small dry ingredients like spices, the butter knife is truly a cookie baker’s best friend.

Get More Cookie Baking Tips and Tricks from COOKIE… Take a Bite!

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Get more cookie baking tips and tricks by connecting with COOKIE… Take a Bite! on our Facebook page, or our cookie blog! Be the first to know about new seasonal cookie flavors available at our Santa Rosa Cookie Counter, and all our latest cookies tins that are perfect for every occasion.

All our gourmet cookies are handmade with local Sonoma County ingredients and available to order online for local delivery, or shipping nationwide!

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4 Tips for Zero Waste Baking from COOKIE… Take a Bite!

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How We Reduce Food Waste One Cookie at a Time!

It is estimated that 80 billion pounds of food go to waste in the U.S. every year. At COOKIE… Take a Bite! we aim to produce as little waste as possible while baking our gourmet cookies. With zero-waste baking recipes and practices, we are able to help protect our planet by reducing our food waste, while also serving our community delectable cookies.

What is Zero Waste Baking?

Zero waste baking is a more eco-friendly and sustainable approach to creating delicious baked goods. With thoughtful ingredient sourcing and creative reuse and repurposing, our cookie bakery is able to limit our waste production significantly!

Zero Waste Cookie Baking Tips

Here are some of our favorite ways we reduce our food waste while baking our gourmet cookies at our Santa Rosa bakery!

1. Buy Local Ingredients

We are proud to work with many local Sonoma County businesses. When you shop locally, you know you are getting the freshest ingredients directly from the vendor. These ingredients are often picked, harvested, or produced the day before — or even the same morning — that we use them in our cookie recipes. 

Straus Family Creamery is family-owned-and-operated in Petaluma and has been producing 100% certified organic dairy products since 1994. We infuse their premium butter combined with mint from our garden to make our Mint Chocolate Kiss Cookie.

The organic flour we use in our cookies is produced by Central Milling out of Petaluma, as well. They have provided artisan-milled grain and flour to local bakers for over 150 years. Our Classic Chocolate Chip Cookie would not be the same crispy-edged, gooey-centered treat it is without their premium flour.

2. Repurpose Leftovers

We rarely have leftovers at COOKIE… Take a Bite! But when we find ourselves with byproducts we always make the most of them. In fact, some of our bakery’s most famous flavors are made possible by using byproducts. 

We use the juice of our locally grown lemons to make the glaze for our award-winning Lemon Moon Cookies.

We make vanilla-infused salt out of scrapped bean pods for our Harvest Fair Best of Show Tequila Lime Twist Cookies.

3. Bake With Seasonal Ingredients

Our cookie flavors are always evolving based on which special ingredients are in season at the time. By purchasing local ingredients that are in season, we end up with less food waste because they are fresh and readily available. They didn’t have to travel here from out of the area, and will therefore have a longer shelf life and can be purchased in more recipe-appropriate quantities. 

Our new summertime favorite Gravenstein Apple Streusel Cookie features the famous Gravenstein apples from our neighbors in Sebastopol.

Another seasonal favorite is our Raspberry Chocolate Splash Cookie, featuring our homemade raspberry puree glaze made with seasonal berries.

4. Bake Cookies from Scratch

Baking our cookies from scratch means we have much less packaging waste to dispose of. By making our own icing, dough, and crafting the specialty ingredients that make our cookies so decadent, we are able to greatly reduce the amount of waste our bakery produces. 

Don’t miss out on our Plum Jam Thumbprint Cookies made with our own homemade jam or our new Grapefruit & Campari Swirl Cookie are topped with a drizzle of our house-made Campari and grapefruit glaze. You won’t find these handmade creations anywhere other than COOKIE…Take a Bite!

Enjoy Organic Cookies Handmade in Sonoma County from COOKIE… Take a Bite!

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At COOKIE…take a bite!, our gourmet artisan cookies are handcrafted daily and made with premium organic ingredients from Sonoma County. We are proud to be doing our part to reduce food waste in our bakery while continuing to provide our loyal customers with fresh delicious cookies every day.

Follow us on Facebook to stay up-to-date on all the limited edition and seasonal cookie flavors available from our bakery or give us a call today at (707) 291-1785! You can order online for nationwide shipping,  local delivery, or pick-up your order at our Santa Rosa Cookie Counter in the Larkfield Shopping Center.

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The Ultimate Sonoma County Wine and Cookie Pairing Guide

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Sample the Flavors of Sonoma County with These Perfect Cookie and Wine Pairings 

When you find cookies and wine that really complement each other, it elevates both, creating the ultimate tasting experience. Here is your ultimate dessert guide to pairing our favorite cookie flavors from COOKIE… take a bite! with some of Sonoma County’s most popular style wines!

Tips for Pairing Cookies and Wine

A good general rule of thumb when pairing wine and cookies is: the darker the dessert, the darker the wine! In general, if you are looking to pair a delicate sugar cookie with the perfect wine, a crisp white will complement it best. Similarly, a dark chocolate cookie will pair well with a rich dark red wine. 

What Cookie Pairs Best With a Rosé?

A rosé is a refreshing spin on a drier style of wine. The primary flavors you taste in a rosé will be similar to red fruits, light notes of citrus and melon, and, of course, florals.

zest tea cookie

At COOKIE… take a bite! we suggest pairing your bottle of rosé with our rich and Zesty Tea Cookie. The hints of fresh-picked lemons and pink peppercorns create the perfect sweet and savory melody to combine with a local rosé.

Our Wine Pick: Three Sticks Winery, Sonoma 2017 Casteñada Rosé

What Cookies Pair Best With a White Wine?

Different styles of white wine include Chardonnay, Savion Blanc, Pinot Grigio, and many more. Depending on the style of white wine, the flavors can vary from crisp and citrusy to medium-bodied and creamy. 

Light white wines will usually feature more citrus fruits and melon flavors. Our signature Lemon Moon cookies deliver a delicately tangy flavor from fresh-picked lemons, combined with a creamy sweetness perfect for pairing with a light, crisp white wine.

Our Wine Pick: Three Sticks Winery, Sonoma 2018 Gap’s Crown Vineyard Chardonnay 

chai shortbread cookie

A medium style white will have a more buttery cream or nutty undertone, making our Chia Shortbread cookie a perfect pairing. The sweet buttery flavor combined with the warm spices accent the deep oak flavors found in a lot of richer white wines.

Our Wine Pick: A Sonoma County Pinot Grigio or Sauvignon Blanc

What Cookie Pairs Best With a Red Wine?

Red wines may have the largest selection of styles, and flavor palettes, but that’s what makes them so perfect for dessert pairings! Reds can vary in color from bright crimson, deep purples, pale ruby hues, and everything in between. This also grants red wines a very wide variety of flavors, ranging from fruits, flowers, herbs, and spices, to more earthy characteristics. 

sonoma county trekker cookie

Our award-winning Sonoma Trekker cookie has the perfect combinations of crunch and tangy flavor. This makes it an ideal pairing with a zippy red wine.

Our Wine Pick: Three Sticks Winery, 2018 Sta. Rita Hills, “The James” Pinot Noir

double chocolate cherry cookie

Our luscious Chocolate Cherry Drop cookie has a delicate chocolate center with hints of sweet cherries making it a great treat to pair with a Sonoma Pinot Noir.

Our Wine Pick: Three Sticks Winery, 2018 Russian River Valley Pinot Noir

ginger honey snap cookie

With a warm touch of rich spices, our Ginger Honey Snap cookie brings out the gorgeous notes and texture of many red wines.

Our Wine Pick: Three Sticks Winery, 2018 PFV Estate Pinot Noir

Enjoy a Variety with Our Wine Pairing Cookie Tin

wine cookie pairing tin

If you are looking for the best way to sample all our favorite pairing cookies flavors, our specialty Wine Pairing Cookie Tin is perfect for you! A decadent selection of 30 of our favorite wine pairing cookies, comes with a suggested pairing sheet in every tin. The only thing you’re missing now is the wine!

Do you know someone who would appreciate Sonoma County’s best delicacies? Don’t forget, you can have our Wine Pairing Cookie Tin or any of our other specialty cookie tins shipped nationwide!

Celebrate Sonoma County with a Local Wine and Cookie Pairing

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These suggestions may help you discover cookie and wine pairings that you love, but don’t be afraid to experiment. Check all the cookies flavors we have available and may find a new pairing that delights your palate.

Whether you want to appreciate Sonoma County’s best delicacies yourself or send a little taste of home to someone across the county, we have you covered! You can go online, or give us a call today to place your order.

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6th Wedding Anniversary Gift Guide: COOKIES!

Different flavored cookies made with local ingredients in gift tins

Celebrate Your 6th Anniversary with a Traditional Gift of Something Sweet

No matter whether it’s your first wedding anniversary or your 50th, celebrating an anniversary is an opportunity to remember the union of your wedding and to remind each other about your shared love.

Choosing an anniversary gift can feel daunting with so many choices and traditions. To help you get started, we have teamed up with Blue Nile, the world’s leading online jeweller of diamond engagement and wedding rings, to compile the ultimate list of wedding anniversary gifts by year.

Celebrate Your 6th Anniversary with Cookies

What better way to celebrate that love on your 6th anniversary than with cookies? The 6th anniversary is traditionally marked with iron or sweets. Since iron doesn’t taste as good, we think cookies are a better bet!

Our family-owned company hand-crafts gourmet, artisan cookies in our commercial bakery located in beautiful Santa Rosa, California. We believe everyone deserves a good cookie so we strive to create cookies that are a decadent, tasty treat.  Our all-natural cookies are made with premium products and we look to source as many local and organic ingredients as possible.

How To Make a Sweet Celebration on Your 6th Wedding Anniversary

Share a decadent chocolate cookie from our Chocolate Lover’s Collection over a lovely bottle of red wine. If you and your partner are more a citrus fan our Award Winning Lemon Moon tin will be a treat.  Like both? Then have fun together creating your own celebratory tin with our Build Your Own Collection.

Just be sure not to fight over the last cookie!

Celebrate Love with COOKIE… Take a Bite!

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Order your sweetie cookies to commemorate six years of marriage from COOKIE… Take a Bite! Order online for local delivery in Santa Rosa, or nationwide shipping! Or pick-up your order at our Santa Rosa Cookie Counter in the Larkfield Shopping Center.

At COOKIE…Take a Bite! our artisanal cookies are baked fresh daily with premium local Sonoma County ingredients. Come, see, and taste for yourself why our cookies make the perfect 6th wedding anniversary gift!

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4 Unique Ways to Celebrate Birthdays with Cookies

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How to Make Any Birthday Gift Unforgettable with Delicious Cookies

Are you looking for a unique way to celebrate the birthday of someone you love? Birthdays come but once a year, making them one of the most memorable occasions in peoples’ lives. If you are trying to make someone’s special day extraordinary, you might consider cookies! 

Cookies are one of the best birthday treats. Not only are they absolutely scrumptious, but, for the picky eater, there is a wide variety of cookie options to choose from. We have been baking up some truly delicious birthday treats and new gift ideas to help you celebrate!

Ditch the boring store-bought cake everyone is expecting. Celebrate your loved one with new and classic birthday gifts from COOKIE… Take a Bite!

Try Our New Celebration Cookie Cake

happy birthday cookie cake

This is what every cookie-lover dreams of: a giant birthday cookie cake! Our new Celebration Cookie Cake is a ten-inch version of our Snickerdoodle Sugar, Lemon Sugar, or Classic Chocolate Chip flavors. Not only does your loved one receive a supersized gourmet cookie, a personalized message with fun script iced on top. This is the ultimate cookie-version of a classic birthday cake.

Get more details on our new Celebration Cookie Cake, here.

Enjoy a Variety of Flavors with a Birthday Cookie Tin

happy birthday cookie tins

If you know someone who is a fan of different cookie flavors, they will love receiving a variety tin from our Sonoma County bakery. Birthday variety tins contain 16-25+ cookies in different flavors, making them perfect for every palate. No matter their age, anybody will love receiving one of our decorative birthday cookie tins on their special day!

Shop all of our birthday cookie tins, here.

Have a Birthday Cookie Tin Delivered

Are you celebrating someone’s birthday from afar? We offer flat rate nationwide shipping to get your cookie tins where they need to go and when they need to get there. Every order is packed with personalized care to ensure it arrives safely and fresh out of the oven!

Give the Gift of a Cookie of the Month Subscription

Birthday Cookie monthly subscription

If you truly want to treat someone on their special day, a subscription to our Cookie of the Month Club is the gift that keeps on giving! Each month the new club member will receive two dozen cookies wrapped in an elegant gift box. 

Celebrate your loved one with a 3-month, 6-month, or full-year subscription of birthday cookies sure to satisfy any sweet tooth. 

Order a Subscription and find out more about our monthly cookie flavors, here.

Let Them Pick Their Own Cookies at our Santa Rosa Cookie Counter

For Sonoma County locals, a special birthday treat might include stopping by our Santa Rosa bakery for freshly-baked cookies. Let them feast their eyes on our cookie display counter, breathe in the warm cookie-scented air, and dig into our delectable cookie creations. A visit to our bakery will create a memory that will last for years to come.

Stop by our Santa Rosa cookie counter located in Larkfield shopping center, today!

Make Their Next Birthday the Best Yet with Delicious Cookies

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If you are looking for the best way to say “Happy Birthday,” we think cookies are the way to go. With so many ways to incorporate cookies into your next birthday celebration, you can’t go wrong!

Whether you are celebrating a birthday here in Sonoma County or one across the country, we are sure to have an option for you. Place your order online, call us, or stop by our Santa Rosa bakery, today. Cookie…Take a Bite! is ready to ensure your birthday gift is one they never forget.

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Only The Best For Dad: Father’s Day Cookies & Gift Delivery

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Spoil Dad This Father’s Day With Gourmet Cookies Delivered Right to His Door

At COOKIE… take a bite! we want to help spoil all the amazing dads out there! Celebrate your dad this Father’s Day with one of our many gourmet cookie gift ideas! We are baking up some truly delicious treats for all our customers nationwide! Send all the awesome dads out there a little something extra this Father’s Day from COOKIE… take a bite!

Order a Father’s Day Cookie Tin Full of Dad’s Favorite Treats

It’s your turn to spoil dad with a delicious assortment of fresh-baked cookies. At COOKIE… take a bite! our artisanal gift tins include a selection of our freshest, handmade cookies arranged handsomely in a festive presentation. We had fun putting together a great collection to let Dad know he is appreciated! We are also including a fun #1 Dad Bookmark with each order so he will remember how much you care!

Father’s Day Cookie Gift Tins

father's day cookie tin with #1 dad bookmark

We have 2 sizes to meet your needs. Our Deluxe Tin includes Mocha Frost, Classic Chocolate Chip, Snickerdoodle Sugar, and our award-winning Tequila Lime Twist. Our Premium Tin adds double chocolate brownies to the above mix!

Build Your Own Cookie Gift Tin

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Send dad 25 of his favorite flavors by customizing our Build Your Own Cookie Tin.

A Chocolate Lovers Dream Cookie Gift Tin

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Our Premium Chocolate Lovers Cookie Tin is guaranteed to satisfy any sweet tooth featuring our most decadent chocolate treats!

Filled with Father’s Day cookies and treats that are baked to perfection, our cookie tins guaranteed to put a smile on dad’s face. Don’t wait till it’s too late, order today, and have your Father’s Day cookie gifts delivered right to his door!

Classic Cookie Flavors Dads Love

Send dad the flavors that taste “just like grandma used to make”!

Chocolate Chip Cookie

A crispy edge and soft inside make our chocolate chip cookie classic favorite

Peanut Butter Drop Cookie

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A flourless peanut butter cookie with a touch of grey sea salt on top creates a sweet and salty celebration of flavors.

Snickerdoodle Sugar Cookie

snickerdoodle sugar cookie

Fresh cinnamon, a touch of orange zest, and organic Sonoma County Straus Family Creamery butter make this traditional flavor rock!

Surprise Dad with a Cookie of the Month Club Subscription

Make sure dad’s pantry is always stocked with delicious cookies, next time you go to visit. No matter where dad lives, you can order him a Cookie Of The Month Club membership and he will receive a monthly cookie tin with no shipping fees! Sign dad up this Father’s Day and he will receive two dozen fresh cookies every month he is subscribed.

Get Free Father’s Day Cookie Gift Delivery in Santa Rosa

We are so thankful for the opportunity to get to help you celebrate dad this year and we want to make it as easy as possible. That is why we are offering FREE cookie gift delivery on any order being delivered in Santa Rosa!

Get Flat Rate Shipping on Father’s Day Cookie Gifts Nationwide

With our easy nationwide delivery, and flat rate shipping it’s never been easier to make sure dad’s gift arrives safely and fresh out of the oven! To ensure your Father’s Day cookies arrive fresh and beautiful, we ship anywhere in the U.S. with personalized care and a flat rate of only $5.00!

Send Dad Something Sweet For Father’s Day From COOKIE… Take a Bite!

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You know what we say, the way to a man’s heart is through his – sweet tooth! Show dad how much you appreciate him this Father’s Day with a deliciously sweet gift from COOKIE… take a bite! Order your Father’s Day Cookie Tins online for flat rate nationwide shipping, or local drop off in our cookie van to anywhere in Sonoma County.

At COOKIE…take a bite!, our gourmet cookies are baked fresh daily with premium local ingredients from Sonoma County. For your convenience, our cookies are available for sale at a number of local Sonoma County stores, as well as online! Father’s Day is Sunday, June 21st, 2020 so make sure to order soon!