Fabulous Modern Cookies


  • Now reinventing America’s most traditional handheld dessert―the cookie―offer 100 reliable and exciting recipes that are sure to impress.
  • Lessons in Better Baking for Next-Generation Treats.


Chris Taylor and Paul Arguin bring fresh perspective and heaps of creativity to everything they bake.  From Pumpkin Snicker crinkles to Black-Bottom Lemon Squares, and Coffee Bean Crunchers to Bronze Butter Chocolate Chip Cookies, these are next-level cookies.

Combining their passion for baking with their professional backgrounds as accomplished scientists, Taylor and Arguin apply new methods and modern ingredient pairings to develop novel base recipes with innovative techniques. In these pages, they share what they’ve learned in lively tips and tricks for every recipe and style of cookie. Complete with mouthwatering photos, options to make ahead, decorate, or infinitely adapt, these outside-the-box recipes are the very definition of fabulous.