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Knockout Cookies is now open serving the Charleston area

It’s not unusual to encounter a cookie decorated with M&M’s or Kit Kat bits, but for Halloween this year Knockout Cookies made cookies jammed with both of those, plus Oreos, Twix and Reese’s.

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Knockout Cookies co-owner Anastasia Graham straightens out their display of cookies at the James Island Harvest Festival Market on Friday, November 1, 2019. Lauren Petracca/Staff

Lord knows there was room for them. Knockout Cookies take their name from their massive size. If used maliciously, baker Allison Smith warns, just one could take out a bystander.

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A pumpkin spice cheesecake cookie is cut in half to show the inside at the booth for Knockout Cookies at the James Island Harvest Festival Market on Friday, November 1, 2019. The cookies weigh around a half-pound each. Lauren Petracca/Staff

“We are making big, stuffed, very indulgent cookies,” says Smith of Glazed Gourmet Doughnuts, who recently launched Knockout Cookies with workout partner Anastasia Graham as a side project. While the cookie program doesn’t yet have a permanent retail home, Smith regularly updates Knockout’s Instagram feed with appearance information. Learn more at

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