|Alternative names||Cookies 'n cream, cookies 'n creme|
|Type||Ice cream and milkshake|
|Main ingredients||Ice cream (usually vanilla), chocolate cookies (usually sandwich cookies or similar)|
Cookies and cream (or cookies 'n cream) is a variety of ice cream and milkshake based on flavoring from chocolate sandwich cookies, with the most popular version containing hand or pre-crumbled cookies from Nabisco's Oreo brand under a licensing agreement. Cookies and cream ice cream generally mixes in crumbled chocolate sandwich cookies into vanilla ice cream, though variations exist which might instead use chocolate, coffee or mint ice cream.
There is some debate as to who first invented and marketed cookies and cream ice cream.
In 1983, cookies and cream became one of the top five best-selling flavors of ice cream.