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Artisanal Sonoma County Food & Drink Easter Basket Ideas

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Locally Made Gourmet Cookies, Sonoma County Wines, and Craft Beers to Fill Your Easter Baskets With!

If there is one thing we know about living in the heart of Wine Country, it’s how to celebrate the love of all things delicious! We also believe that you’re never too old to enjoy a sweet surprise on Easter! 

So if you’re looking for unique, handcrafted gift ideas to add to your Easter Basket this year we have you covered! Below we highlight some of our favorite Sonoma County wines and craft beers to pair with our seasonal Spring cookie flavors this Easter!   

Gourmet Easter Cookies

Whenever you enjoy one of our handcrafted cookies, you are not only supporting our family-owned bakery, but also many other local producers in our area as well. We are proud to source our organic ingredients from local growers and farmers to bring you fresh-baked seasonal gourmet cookies.

Custom Easter Cookie Gift Tin

To celebrate the delicious and diverse flavors of Sonoma County in the springtime, we have created a one-of-a-kind Easter Cookie gift tin! This beautifully printed artist tin is full of gourmet spring cookie flavors including our award-winning Lemon Moon cookie, Chocolate Raspberry Splash cookie, Jam Thumbprint cookie, and more.

The perfect Easter Basket addition for all ages!

Wine and Cookie Pairing Easter Basket Ideas

If you are looking to share the spoils of Wine Country with someone special this Easter, our Spring cookie flavors are the perfect treat to pair with many Sonoma County wines!

Wine and Cookie Pairing Gift Tin

Our best-selling Wine and Cookie Pairing gift tins feature seasonal cookies flavors all handcrafted to be enjoyed alongside Sonoma County’s most popular wines. Each gift tin also includes a detailed pairing sheet for the ultimate wine and cookie pairing experience!

Sonoma County Wines and Cookie Pairings

lemon moon cookie

If you are looking for a gift for white wine lovers, our Lemon Moon Cookies paired with a bottle of Gap’s Crown Vineyard Chardonnay from Three Sticks Winery in Sonoma is the perfect addition to their Easter basket! The creamy sweetness of this cookie combined with the fresh tangy flavor from fresh-picked lemons makes for a delicious pairing for this light, crisp local Chardonnay.

zesty tea cookie

For the rosé-all-day babes, we suggest pairing the Three Sticks Winery Casteñada Rosé with our Zesty Tea Cookies. This wine is a springtime staple in Sonoma County with notes of fresh citrus and fruity strawberries, which creates the perfect sweet and spicy melody when combined with our zesty cookies.

Craft Beer and Cookie Pairing Easter Basket Ideas

If you couldn’t tell, we take home-grown pretty seriously around here. Whether you enjoy a fresh pour of a citrusy IPA or a more dark and rich Lager, we’re sure to have a cookie you can pair with your favorite Sonoma County craft beer.

Sonoma County Craft Beer and Cookie Pairings

sonoma trekker cookie

If you know someone whose Easter Sunday wouldn’t be complete without a refreshing brew, try the Best Life Blond Ale from HenHouse Brewing Co. in Santa Rosa paired with our Sonoma Trekker Cookies. This light tropical session is the perfect beer to enjoy on a beautiful spring day, especially alongside our sweet and tangy cranberry oatmeal cookies. 

classic chocolate chip cookie

For all the chocolate lovers out there, nothing beats our Classic Chocolate Chip Cookies paired with the O.V.L. Dry Irish Stout from the infamous Russian River Brewing Company in Santa Rosa. The dry, chocolaty, roasted malt flavors of this craft beer perfectly compliment the sweet and melty chocolate chips found in every bite of this timeless cookie.

Celebrate the Flavors of Sonoma County with Easter Cookie Gifts Tins 

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Share delicious gourmet cookies made from organic Sonoma County ingredients with loved ones near and far this spring! Order your artisanal Easter Cookie Gifts online today to enjoy all our seasonal flavors just in time for Easter. 

We offer nationwide shipping on all of our cookie gifts with protective gift wrapping available to ensure you can surprise someone special with fresh Sonoma County treats. 

We can also accommodate local cookie deliveries to customers in Santa Rosa, or pick up your cookie gifts from our Cookie Counter

Looking for the perfect last-minute addition to your Easter Basket? You can shop our pre-packaged gourmet treats at a number of locations throughout Sonoma County as well!

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Ultimate Sonoma County Craft Beer and Cookie Pairing Guide

Sonoma County Cookie and Craft Beer Pairing

5 Cookie and Craft Beer Pairings to Try if You Love Sonoma County Breweries

Whether it’s a rich and full Stout or a citrusy IPA, there’s a Sonoma County craft beer you can pair with every gourmet cookie we bake at COOKIE… Take a Bite! With our expert local beer and cookie pairing guide, you can enjoy all the most delicious indulgences Sonoma County has to offer. 

Here are five of our best-selling cookies and the local craft beers you should pair them with to get you started!

1. Classic Chocolate Chip Cookie: Stouts

Classic Chocolate Chip Cookie to pair with a Sonoma County Craft Beer

Our Classic Chocolate Chip cookies have the perfect amount of crispiness and crunch around the edges with a sweet, chewy center. Stout beers are very full-bodied with an incredibly rich and creamy flavor. The silky roasted flavors of a stout will complement the sweetness of our chocolate chip cookie without overpowering it. 

Our Craft Beer Pick: O.V.L. Dry Irish Stout from Russian River Brewing Company

2. Triple Chocolate Threat Cookie: Aged Sour Beers

Triple Chocolate Threat Cookie  to pair with a Sonoma County Craft Beer

By now, we all know you can never go wrong with a chocolate and wine pairing, so when it comes to beers our Triple Chocolate Threat cookie is best alongside an Aged Sour. Aging a beer allows the flavors of the brew to mature, and take on unique characteristics of the vessel it’s stored in. A beer aged in wine barrels will take on lightly sour and tart flavors that pair perfectly with the lush chocolate flavors of our gourmet Triple Chocolate Threat cookie.

Our Craft Beer Pick: Beer Country: Petit Verdot – Shady Oak Barrel House

3. Peanut Butter Drop Cookie: Black Lagers

peanut butter drop cookie to pair with a sonoma county craft beer

Our double award-winning Peanut Butter Drop cookies are topped with a touch of sea salt creating a sweet and salty treat that pairs perfectly with a Black Lager. Peanuts are a traditional bar snack, and Lagers typically feature light and milky chocolate flavors, so it’s no surprise that a peanut butter cookie and a dark creamy beer are a match made in heaven. 

Our Craft Beer Pick: Death & Taxes Black Lager – Moonlight Brewing

4. Lemon Moon Cookie: Indian Pale Ales (IPA)

Lemon Moon Cookie to pair with a Sonoma County Craft Beer

Our signature Lemon Moon cookies feature a delicate tang of fresh lemon zest, perfect for pairing with a local IPA, which Sonoma County has plenty of! Not all IPAs are created equally when pairing them with something sweet though. Indian Pale Ales are known to have a more robust flavor that can vary drastically depending on the type of hops used during the brewing process. An IPA brewed with Citra hops will have more citrus notes and will be the perfect pairing for our Lemon Moon cookie.

Our Craft Beer Pick: Keg Slayer IPA – Cooperage Brewing 

5. Sonoma Trekker Oatmeal Cookie: Blonde Ales

Sonoma Trekker Oatmeal Cookie to pair with a Sonoma County craft beer

Our award-winning Sonoma Trekker cookies combine the creaminess of oatmeal with a crispy tang of cranberries to provide a little crunch and a lot of flavor in every bite. A lighter session beer like a Blonde Ale with tropical fruit notes would pair best with our Sonoma Trekker cookie. Ales with a light aroma and body allow the fruity cranberry flavors to shine through while complementing the smooth simplicity of a golden or blonde brew. 

Our Craft Beer Pick: Best Life Blond Ale – HenHouse Brewing

Sample the Flavors of Sonoma County with a Craft Beer and Cookie Pairing

These suggestions may help you discover your new favorite craft beer and cookie pairings, but don’t be afraid to experiment. Check out all the seasonal cookie flavors we have available in our online shop and at our cookie counter to discover new delicious pairings for yourself!

Are you looking to send a friend or family member a little reminder that you’re thinking about them? Send a delicious treat to your favorite people, near and far, today with our Cookie Gift Tin delivery and nationwide shipping options!

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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!

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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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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. 

lemon moon cookie pairs well with sonoma county chardonnay, savion blanc, and pinot grigio

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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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

build your own cookie tin

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

A Chocolate Lovers Dream Cookie Gift Tin

chocolate lover cookie tin

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

classic chocolate chip cookies

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

Peanut Butter Drop Cookie

peanut butter cookie

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!

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Gourmet Mother’s Day Cookies and Gift Delivery

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Celebrate Mom with Cookies as Sweet As Her

While normal life may seem to be slowly falling back into place, one constant you can rely on is a mother’s love. Celebrate Mom and all her hard work this Mother’s Day with one of our many decadent cookie gifts! 

At COOKIE… Take a Bite!, we know what it means to be a hard-working mom! So we are always eager to help our Sonoma County customers find the perfect gift that reminds our moms how much we appreciate them.

Order a Gourmet Cookie Gift Tin for Mother’s Day

Different flavored cookies made with local ingredients in gift tins

Make this Mother’s Day as sweet as possible by picking out a special assortment of gourmet cookies just for mom. Don’t miss out on our local favorites and Build Your Own Cookie Gift Tin, or order our Premium Variety Cookie Gift Tin so mom can try all of our best selling flavors. At COOKIE… Take A Bite! our artisanal gift tins include your selection of our freshest, handmade cookies arranged beautifully in a festive presentation.

We Offer Mother’s Day Gift Delivery

Order mom a yummy gift this Mother’s day and our cookie van can deliver her present anywhere in Sonoma County! Select a special assortment of cookies for Mom online and add a personal note at check-out to remind mom how special she is!

Send Mom All Our Seasonal Spring Cookie Flavors

Don’t miss out on some of our springtime flavor favs at COOKIE… Take a Bite! We source the freshest local ingredients based on what is in season in Sonoma County. Make sure to try a few of these gourmet flavors before it’s too late. 

Nothing says spring like our seasonal favorite Tequila Lime Twist cookie! Made with limes from our garden, this cookie flavor won Best in Show at the 2019 Sonoma County Harvest Fair. 

If mom is a chocolate fan, our seasonal Raspberry Chocolate Splash cookie is perfect for Mother’s Day! This classic chocolate cookie is drizzled with a delicious raspberry glaze, so mom will taste the love in every bite

Have a Mother’s Day Gift Shipped to Mom

At COOKIE… Take A Bite! we want to help you celebrate Mom, whether she is near or far. Surprise her with a Mother’s Day Cookie Gift Tin delivered right to her home. Our gourmet cookies ship nationwide in decorative gift boxes that ensure they arrive fresh and beautiful. 

When you order cookies online from COOKIE… Take a Bite!, we ship USPS Priority Mail. Your Mother’s Day gift will usually be delivered within 1-3 business days from your order date, but some delays may occur, so get your orders in soon!

Subscribe Mom to Our Cookie of The Month Club!

No matter where mom lives, you can get her a Cookie Of The Month Club membership and she will receive a monthly cookie tin with no shipping fees! Sign mom up this Mother’s Day and she will receive two dozen fresh cookies every month she is subscribed.

Celebrate Mother’s Day with Cookie Gifts from COOKIE…Take a Bite!

If you want to spoil mom with the perfect Mother’s Day gift, COOKIE…Take a Bite! has you covered. Order your Mother’s Day Cookie Tins online for nationwide delivery, or local drop off in our cookie van to anywhere in Sonoma County.

At COOKIE…Take a Bite!, our artisanal cookies are baked fresh daily with premium local ingredients. Our cookies are available for sale at a number of local Sonoma County locations, but if you want to avoid the grocery store chaos, simply shop our cookies online instead! Take the stress out of Mother’s Day Gift shopping and order mom a gift online today!

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Have Gourmet Cookies Shipped Nationwide Or Delivered Locally

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COOKIE…Take A Bite! Ships Nationwide and Delivers Locally Around Sonoma County

At COOKIE…Take A Bite! we know dining out might not be on the menu right now. But now, more than ever, people might need a little pick-me-up! That is why all of us at COOKIE…Take a Bite! want to encourage all our valued customers to take advantage of our local Sonoma County cookie delivery and priority mail shipping to anywhere in the U.S!

Ship Cookie Gifts Nationwide With COOKIE…Take A Bite!

You can order cookies online, and all orders are shipped USPS Priority Mail which usually delivers within 1-3 business days from your order date!

Ship a Customized Corporate Cookie Tin

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Remind your co-workers how much you appreciate their hard work or loyal clients for their continued support by shipping them one of our Customized Cookie Tins! We will print your company logo and message onto our deluxe or premium cookie tins and ship your branded gift anywhere in the United States. Send your team or valued supporters a delicious gift to emphasize the sweetest things in life!

Add a Personalized Message to Any Shipped Cookie Gift

Remind your dearest friends and family how much you love them by adding a personalized message to any cookie order we ship. A yummy surprise and a thoughtful note can go a long way when you can’t be there beside them.

Get Free Shipping on Cookie of The Month Club Subscription Tins

Enjoy fresh cookies delivered right to your door once a month with no additional fees. With a Cookie of The Month subscription, shipping is free! All our Cookie of The Month members receives two dozen gourmet cookies in a stylish gift box every month. Our monthly subscription box makes a great gift for friends or family, and it’s the perfect way to ensure your pantry at home stays stocked with delicious cookies. 

The cookie flavors you or the lucky recipient receives will be different every month, reflecting seasonal ingredients or fun holiday themes! Show how much you care or satisfy a sweet tooth all year long with COOKIE…Take A Bite! cookie subscriptions.

Look For The Cookie Delivery Van Around Sonoma County

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Keep an eye out, but we are hard to miss! Our Cookie van is out and about delivering cookies throughout Sonoma County. We will work with you to provide cookies to match any special occasion and deliver you fresh-baked cookies anywhere in Sonoma County.

Gourmet Cookie Platters Delivered Anywhere in Sonoma County

A good way to beat the blues is with a sweet treat! A platter of fresh-baked, all-natural cookies are bound to bring a smile to anyone’s face and can be delivered anywhere in Sonoma County. Choose up to 7 different cookie flavors, with gluten-free and vegan options available too! All our cookies are baked to order and delivered fresh to you or a lucky recipient living in Sonoma County on a decorative, and charming catering tray.

Friends And Family Near And Far Love COOKIE…Take A Bite! Gifts!

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If you are looking to give the perfect gift, but are worried about how to get it where it needs to go, consider the COOKIE…Take a Bite! Not only will you or a lucky recipient get to enjoy our delicious gourmet cookies, but we will also take the hassle of shipping or delivery off your hands!

COOKIE…Take a Bite! takes cleanliness and sanitation very seriously and understands the need to stay in and avoid going out too much. That is why we are more than happy to deliver or ship our fresh baked cookies to anyone who may need a little extra pick-me-up right now! 

Order your cookies online today!