New York's Cronut maker launches Cookie Milk Shot

The chef promises that the cookie dough retains its crisp edge and moist base. Credit: Dominique Ansel Bakery

The maker of the hipster pastry Cronut - a cross between a croissant and a doughnut - has hit Texas' SXSW festival with its latest assault on the taste buds: The Cookie Milk Shot.

New York's Dominique Ansel Bakery has made chocolate chip cookie dough into the shape of a shotglass and filled it with cold milk specially for the festival, which sees upcoming artists, bands and technology firms launch their latest work.