For all you chocolate cookie lovers….
Thursday, August 4, 2022 is National Chocolate Chip Cookie Day!
Who doesn’t love a warm decadent chocolate chip cookie with sweet luscious chocolate chips, surrounded by rich buttery goodness with the hint of vanilla that will send your senses through the roof! These are some of our local chocolate chip cookie favorites!
Big Island Delights | https://bigislanddelight.com/
Family owned Big Island Delights is located in Hilo, Hawaii (Big Island) uses top-notch raw ingredients including Tahitian vanilla extract, premium chocolate and 100% Hawaiian-grown roasted macadamia nuts in their chocolate chip cookies. Big Island Delights have a Party Mix, Biscotti and Macadamia Snowball Cookies that everyone raves about! Their shop at 762 Kanoelehua Ave # 4, Hilo, HI 96720.
Mrs. Barry’s Kona Cookies | https://www.konacookies.com/
Mrs. Barry’s home-made Hawaii cookies are baked to perfection in Kona on the Big Island of Hawaii. “Taste so good you wanna move to Hawaii,” is what everyone says about Mrs. Barry’s Kona Cookies! She won a blue ribbon in the 1st Macadamia Nut Festival in Honoka’a (the Macadamia Nut Capital of the World) in 1978 and has been baking ever since. Each and every cookie is baked with love to make the freshest and crunchiest cookie you will only find in Kona! The Kona Sampler Assortment Gift Box has all of her tasty favorites When you cannot decide on just one type of cookie! She also has a Shortbread Assortment with coconut and macadamia nuts that’s a crowd pleaser! Mrs. Barry even has Crushie’s Dog Cookies which are 100% natural, sugar free and made with only 5 ingredients made especially for your fur babies. Make sure to stop by Mrs. Barry’s on your way to the Ellison Onizuka Kona International Airport at Keahole, Big Island at 73-5563 Maiau Street, Kailua-Kona, Hawaii 96740.
Kauai Kookie | https://www.kauaikookie.com/
Made exclusively on Kauai, Kauai Kookie embraces their rich family tradition creating quality products with a home-style culture, since 1965. They bake 50,000+ high quality cookies and specialty items daily! Their website has gift packs and assorted cookies, that are perfectly designed to fit in a carrier box to take on a plane or ship directly to your home so you don’t have deal with fitting it into your luggage. There are two locations on Kauai: Kauai Kookie Kalaheo Marketplace, Bakery & Café (2-2436 Kaumualii Highway, Kalaheo, HI 96741) and Kauai Kookie Factory (3528 Iona Road, Hanapepe, HI 96716). You can also find Kauai Kookies at most ABC Stores.
Honolulu Cookie Company | https://www.honolulucookie.com/
The Chocolate Chip Macadamia Nut Cookies at Honolulu Cookie Company start with their signature shortbread base, add in their classic chocolate chips, fresh macadamia nuts and then cut them into their signature pineapple shape! The pineapple shape represents Hawaiian hospitality and are designed to be given as gifts celebrating old friends/new acquaintances by sharing something sweet. Indulge in their Chocolate Dipped Macadamia with Coconut, Pineapple, Lemon and Guava flavors! Honolulu Cookie Company has 10 locations on Oahu, 2 Maui, 1 Las Vegas and 1 Guam.
The Cookie Corner | https://www.cookiecorner.com/
Originally started in a little shop in downtown Honolulu, The Cookie Corner’s chocolate chip is full of buttery goodness just like how Grandma made with a soft chewy center with a slight crunch on the edges. Cookie Corner makes bite size mini chocolate chips cookies in a grab and go cup for easy snacking or sharing with friends! Other favorites are their M&Ms, Peanut Butter and Smores cookies! There are 13 locations across Oahu so be sure to get some treats to enjoy at the beach!