Best of Philly

Best Cookies

2013 BEST Cookies

Isgro Pastries

Readers’ Choice: As a co-worker noted, Someone should tell Michael Nutter if he wants to make Philadelphians happy, he should give them free cookies. It’s true; people came out in droves. While we had doubts that a non-chocolate chip cookie could win, Isgro Pastries’ butter sponge ricotta cookie with lemon icing got the gold.

1009 Christian Street, Philadelphia, PA | 215-923-3092 | Website

2009 BEST Cookie

Cookies by Diane

204 Ballymore Road, Springfield, PA

A mound of smooth peanut butter mousse sandwiched between two peanut butter wafers, then coated in dark chocolate and sprinkled with nuts, won our cookie-loving hearts this year. As one of our tasters put it: “Diane, you had us at peanut butter.” Read more »