Your Favorite Fall Cookie, Based on Your Zodiac Sign
Are you more pumpkin chocolate chip or cranberry pecan?
Aries: Glazed Maple Shortbread Cookies
March 21 – April 19
It takes a special kind of person to have the patience to cut out, bake, cool and decorate over a dozen perfectly-shaped leaf cookies. But as determined as you are, Aries, we know you’re up for the challenge that is these glazed maple shortbread cookies.
Taurus: Chewy Good Oatmeal Cookies
April 20 – May 20
You’re not the biggest fan of change, Taurus, so the more predictable a cookie, the happier you are. And few cookies are as reliably delicious as these oatmeal raisin cookies. They’re everything you’d expect: hearty, chewy and perfect for a fall morning.
Gemini: Pumpkin Whoopie Pies
May 21 – June 20
As the sign of the twins, Gem, you’re all too aware that two is better than one. That same philosophy applies to your desserts, too, which is why you’ll be obsessed with these pumpkin whoopie pies. Two fluffy cookies sandwiched with creamy frosting? Yes, please.
Cancer: Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cookies
June 21 – July 22
The only thing more comforting than you, Cancer, is Mom’s freshly-baked chocolate chip cookies straight out of the oven. Put a twist on the classic with these pumpkin chocolatet chip cookies, which include a heaping serving of canned pumpkin for extra fall flavor.
Leo: Apple Caramel Cheesecake Bars
July 23 – August 22
Things everyone loves: apple pie, cheesecake, fluffy cookie bars. Things everyone also loves: Leos. Of all the signs, you’re one of the most popular and well-liked, Leo, just like these apple caramel cheesecake bars, which combine everyone’s favorite fall desserts into one bite.
Virgo: Cranberry Pecan Cookies
August 25 – September 22
You’re a bit of a purist, Virgo, so exotic, off-the-wall flavors just aren’t really your style. You’d rather stick to the classics, like these simple yet delicious cranberry pecan cookies. An autumn take on oatmeal raisin, it’s practical and down-to-earth—just like you.
Libra: Pecan Pie Thumbprint Cookies
September 23 – October 22
Do you want pie or cookies? Hmmm… you’re naturally indecisive, Libra, so how can we expect you to choose?! Fortunately you don’t have to thanks to this recipe, which combines the ooey-gooey goodness of pecan pie with classic sugar cookies.
Scorpio: Cranberry Port Cookies
October 23 – November 21
Everyone knows that it’s what’s beneath the surface that really makes you special, mysterious Scorpio. The same sentiment applies to these treats: They look like sugar cookies on the outside but bite into them and you’ll be pleasantly surprised with a sweet cranberry and wine filling.
Sagittarius: Cinnamon Chip Chai-Spiced Snickerdoodles
November 22 – December 21
There’s a reason you’re one of the fire signs, Sag—you’re passionate, bold and, well, fiery. That means you need a sweet treat that’s equally as intense, like these spicy snickerdoodles. The addition of cinnamon chips and chai appeal to your adventurous side, as well.
Capricorn: Chocolate Sweet Potato Cookies
December 22 – January 19
Using vegetables to make a dessert that actually tastes good? That’s a task for someone ambitious and driven—aka a Capricorn. You can make those big dreams come true with this recipe, which makes delicious chocolate sandwich cookies with a secret ingredient: sweet potato.
Aquarius: Ginger S’mores
January 20 – February 18
You know where the coolest sushi spot in town is and how to curate the perfect Instagram feed. You’re always on-trend, Aquarius! So combining two “in” flavors—ginger and s’mores—into one delicious sandwich cookie would totally be something you’d do.
Pisces: Pumpkin Sage Beurre Noisette Cookies
February 19 – March 20
Regular pumpkin spice is just so, well, basic. As the most imaginative of the signs, Pisces, you appreciate something a little more creative—like these pumpkin sage beurre noisette cookies. A little bit sweet, a little bit savory and a lot unique, they’re as whimsical as you are.