Cool Cookie Facts

Did you know:

  • Before he was the ‘Cookie Monster,’ his Sesame Street cohorts referred to him as ‘Sid’
  • Chocolate Chip is the official state cookie of both Massachusetts and Pennsylvania
  • The largest cookie ever baked weighed 37,000 lbs. and measured 102 ft. across (made by Immaculate Baking!)
  • The average American consumes approximately 300 cookies per year
  • “Cookie” comes from the Dutch word “koekje,” meaning “little cake”