The Cuisinart Electric Cookie Press and the Kuhn Rikon Clear are good cookie presses, according to Real Simple and About.com. The Norpro 3301, Wilton Cookie Pro Ultra II and Oxo Good Grips Cookie Press are other top models.
The Cuisinart Electric Cookie Press features an ergonomic handle, 12 stainless steel pressing discs and a variety of icing tips. A single button press dispenses each dough portion.
The Kuhn Rikon Clear is a trigger-style manual cookie press. This dishwasher-safe device comes with 14 pressing discs, and the clear barrel displays the amount of dough remaining in the press.
The Wilton Cookie Pro Ultra II is a stainless steel manual cookie press with a clear barrel. It has a textured lower rim that prevents slippage on the cookie sheet. This press also comes with 16 pressing discs.