Cast iron skillet recipes have come a *long* way since they were a staple on your grandparents鈥 dinner table. Now (thanks to Pinterest), you can make everything from skillet dip recipes to full one-pot skillet meals and beyond. What鈥檚 beyond that, you ask? Two words: skillet cookies. That鈥檚 right 鈥 those gooey, indulgent sweet treats you share for dessert at a restaurant are super easy to make at home. Here are 20 classic cookie recipes that have been adapted to bake in a cast iron skillet and are perfect for all your cold-weather baking needs.


1. Apple Butterscotch Skillet Cookie: You鈥檒l need a great dessert after a hard day of fall apple picking. Put your new finds to good use and make this apple butterscotch cookie with a warm hot toddy. (via Lemons for Lulu)


2. Chocolate Chip Cookie Marbled Skillet Brownie: Can鈥檛 decide between chocolate chip cookies and brownies? No worries! Get the best of both worlds with this skillet cookie that marbles the two together. (via Cafe Delites)


3. Chocolate Peanut Butter Skillet Cookie: There aren鈥檛 many problems that a chocolate peanut butter cookie can鈥檛 solve. Drizzle the top with PB and chocolate sauce for a little extra comfort. (via Gimme Some Oven)


4. Double Chocolate Chip Cookie Skillet: Death by chocolate seems like a pretty sweet way to go, TBH. If you鈥檙e a chocoholic that dares to test your limits, this one鈥檚 for you. (via Bake With Christina)


5. Healthy Peanut Butter Skillet Cookie: Sometimes we need something a little sweet that doesn鈥檛 come with a ton of calories. The solution to that is this skillet cookie that鈥檚 flourless, gluten-free, dairy-free and made with good-for-you chickpeas. (via Well Plated by Erin)


6. Brown Butter Chocolate Chip Cookie Skillet: Browned butter gives this ordinary skillet cookie *extraordinary* flavor. It鈥檚 luscious, nutty and best eaten warm from the oven 脿 la mode. (via Damn Delicious)


7. Kit Kat Skillet Cookies: Why stick to chocolate chips, when you have candy bars at your disposal? Kit Kats add a crispy wafer crunch to the cookie that you can get with chocolate only. (via Miss in the Kitchen)


8. M&M鈥橲 Chocolate Chip Skillet Cookie: Lucky for you, there鈥檚 no shortage of candy in stores during the fall (thanks, Halloween!). Throw some extra M&M鈥橲 in your cookie dough and make the best skillet cookie around. (via Sally鈥檚 Baking Addiction)


9. Nutella Stuffed Deep Dish Skillet Cookie: Did someone say Nutella? Nothing gets our sweet tooth aching quite like a mention of the chocolate-hazelnut spread. Lucky for you, this skillet cookie isn鈥檛 shy about it. (via Cafe Delites)


10. Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Skillet Cookie With Salted Caramel: In true oatmeal cookie fashion, this larger skillet version is chewy in the middle and crisp on the outside. Enjoy with a generous pour of homemade salted caramel on top to seal the deal. (via Jessica N Wood)


11. Paleo Chocolate Chip Skillet Cookie: If gluten-free and refined sugar-free sound boring to you, think again. This skillet cookie may be a healthier alternative to the classic, but it鈥檚 definitely not lacking in flavor. (via Bakerita)


12. Peanut Butter Skillet Cookie: Peanut butter cookies hold a soft spot in many foodie hearts. If that鈥檚 the case for you and bae, then this skillet recipe would be perfect for date night. (via A Night Owl Blog)


13. Red Velvet Skillet Cookie: Be sure to bookmark this red velvet cookie for when Valentine鈥檚 Day rolls around. You could even add some green tree sprinkles and it would be great for a Christmas dinner dessert. (via Creme De La Crumb)


14. Secret Ingredient Peanut Butter Stuffed Chocolate Chip Skillet Cookie: Spoiler alert: The 鈥渟ecret鈥 ingredient is white miso paste. It adds a bit of saltiness that perfectly balances all the rich chocolate. Don鈥檛 be afraid to try it! (via Half Baked Harvest)


15. Mini Oatmeal Chocolate Chunk Skillet Cookies: You need to invest in mini cast iron skillets just to make these adorable cookies. They鈥檙e the perfect size to be served 脿 la mode. (via Love and Olive Oil)


16. Salted Caramel Filled Dark Chocolate Chunk Skillet Cookie: You may think this is just like any chocolate chip skillet cookie from the outside. But once you dig in, you鈥檒l find a molten salted caramel filling that鈥檒l stop you in your tracks. (via Bakerita)


17. S鈥檓ores Skillet Cookie Cake: Save the burning embers for the professionals and make this s鈥檓ores skillet cookie in the comfort of your kitchen. It鈥檚 got everything you need for that traditional flavor, but you can share it with all your favorite people. (via Life Made Simple)


18. Snickerdoodle Skillet Cookie Cake: There鈥檚 something about a cinnamon sugar-coated snickerdoodle that tastes like childhood. Spend an afternoon making this cookie cake with the kiddos and create delicious memories at the same time. (via She Wears Many Hats)


19. Skillet Butterscotch Toffee Cookie: This cookie is every caramel, toffee and butterscotch lover鈥檚 dream come true. Of course, the ice cream is not optional. (via Tastemade)


20. Triple Chocolate S鈥檓ores Pizookie: If you鈥檙e going to make a skillet cookie, you may as well go big or go home, right? Dust your finished cookie with graham cracker crumbs and a drizzle of hot fudge and prepare for the salivating to commence. (via A聽trEATs affair)

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