Slideshow: The Best Cookies to Give as Holiday Gifts

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From the butteriest shortbread to the ooeyest, gooeyest, chocolatiest chip, cookies make the perfect gift. Click through our slideshow to see seasonal offerings from Smile to Go, Milk Bar, Cafe Grumpy, and more.

*This story originally appeared in the November 26, 2012 issue of New York Magazine.