Nothing signals the arrival of the holiday season more than the smell of gingerbread cookies baking in the oven. Filled with warm spices, like clove, cinnamon, and nutmeg, they’re a delicious treat. Add gingerbread cookies to a Christmas cookie tray or give them as gifts to friends and family. Whether you’re looking for a soft or crispy cookie, these gingerbread cookie recipes for the holidays are festive and full of flavor.
"When I had my bakery going I made gingerbread houses for everybody I knew, lol. Today it's the little guys." - Laura
"This a mix of several great gingerbread cookie recipes. I added the white chocolate glaze for an extra touch! They have become a favorite during my holiday baking." - Kelly
"When I get any chance to go to the city to the Polish market, I stock up on these like Y2K people stocked up on water and gasoline. They are so good at any time; not just Christmastime." - Monica
"All five of my kids and I made these. They enjoyed making these and each one got to pick out their own cookie cutter they wanted. Sometimes we made a big mess in the kitchen but it sure was fun." - Doris
"These are easy to make chewy gingerbread cookies. They taste just like Christmas with their touch of molasses and a perfect blend of spices." - Nicole