Christmas Cookie Recipes
Here is a quick and easy list of Christmas cookie recipes for the holiday season! Classic recipes and more unique recipes are right here in this roundup.
Peanut butter blossoms are a classic holiday cookie. Make this chewy peanut butter cookie and top it with a chocolate Hershey’s kiss!
Frosted eggnog cookies are made with eggnog in the dough and the frosting. Use rum extract and nutmeg to make the most of the eggnog flavor!
Butter spritz cookies are fun to make with a cookie press! Use different discs and sprinkles to add a festive touch.
Surprise kiss cookies use a walnut cookie dough to wrap a chocolate kiss inside. Coat it in confectioners’ sugar for the snowball effect.
Gingerbread crinkle cookies are an original recipe I concocted at the birth of my blog. They’re chewy and packed with gingerbread flavor!
Linzer cookies are almond shortbread cookies with raspberry jam sandwiched in the center. This recipe is a classic in Austria and Germany.
Hot cocoa cookies are chocolate cookies topped with a melted marshmallow and dusted with cocoa.
Double chocolate peppermint cookies combine your love for chocolate with candy canes.
Christmas M&M cookies use a chocolate chip cookie dough, but instead of chocolate chips are red and green M&M candies!
Cinnamon roll cookies mimic the breakfast pastry in a buttery cookie swirled with cinnamon and topped with icing.
Thumbprint turtle cookies are chocolate cookies, rolled in pecans and filled with caramel. It’s a true blend of flavor and texture!
Twist candy cane cookies are peppermint flavored shortbread cookies. Dye half the dough red and twist together to form a candy cane shaped cookie!
Red velvet crinkle cookies are chewy cookies with cracks to reveal the red velvet goodness!
Snowflake sugar cookies are easy cut out sugar cookies topped with royal icing. Make these for Christmas or a snow day!
Pfeffernusse cookies are traditional German Christmas cookies made with anise and pepper for a uniquely flavored cookie.
Gingerbread man (and woman) cookies are a must at Christmas time! Use royal icing to decorate the cookies.
Pistachio cranberry cookies naturally integrate the red and green colors into these chewy cookies drizzled with icing.
Christmas macarons are flavored with either peppermint or eggnog. Pick your favorite or make both!
Peanut butter crinkle cookies are crisp, melt-in-your-mouth cookies topped with confectioners’ sugar.
Chewy ginger molasses cookies are easy to make and a crowd pleaser. Use all the Christmas spices in this dough!
Reindeer cookies are peanut butter cookies decorated with chocolate covered pretzels, chocolate chips and a red M&M.