Blue Ribbon Quick & Easy Christmas Cookies Recipes

Christmas Cookies

Find your favorite cookie recipe for holidays filled with the sweetness of the season.


Butter Cookies (Swedish)

By Wendy Levier
These were a staple of holiday cookies at my childhood. My great grandmother, grandmother, mom &...

Caramel Nut Squares

By Deanna Ogle
These bars have a rich, buttery shortbread crust with a creamy caramel nut filling and a...

Chewy Gingerbread Cookies

By Nicole P.
Great with a nice tall glass of cold milk :)

Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Truffles

By Tambi Heines
One bite wonders! I made the truffles ahead of time and then placed 3 truffles in...

Chocolate Stuffed Snickerdoodles

By Ilean Maite Benvenuti
Snickerdoodles with a little chocolate twist!

Christmas Cherry Balls

By Val Paris
Another traditional Christmas cookie recipe. They're good for any time of year, but they are a...

Christmas Peanut Butter Coconut Cherry Balls

By Lynelle Caldwell
My mother made these every year for Christmas. She would make them and freeze them...

Christmas Wishing Cookies

By Joanne Bellezza-Loughlin
Ok, I admit it... There were Christmases, when I just didn't have the time to bake...

Dolly's Chocolate Snowballs

By Rosemarie Zub
This recipe was from my mom. I would watch her as a child make these cookies...

Festive Ginger Molasses Cookies

By Elizabeth Lancaster
The Christmas season is in full swing already! We are having our Christmas party a week...

Gooey Butter Cookies

By Vonna Pauls
These cookies are so easy to make and everybody loves them. It's fun to experiment...

Oatmeal Carmelitas

By Sarah D.
This is an irresistible bar that joined our Christmas Cookie list a few years ago. Thanks...

Orange Blossom Balls

By Mary Ann Thompson
My mother always made these at Christmas when I was a kid and for wedding/baby showers....

Pecan Pie Cheesecake Cookies

By Tammy Brownlow
I wanted to create a new cookie - something that had never been done before. ...

Peppermint Hot Chocolate Cookies

By Tammy Brownlow
One of my favorite things at Christmastime is homemade hot chocolate with a candy cane and...

Pinulada (Honey Balls)

By Roberta Savio
This is a great hostess gift! My mom would use festive holiday bowls and bring to...

Rudolph the Red Nose Reindeer Cookies

By Debi McMurray
This came from my son's second grade class cookbook. He is now in law school. I...

Snowballs (Russian Tea Cakes)

By Sea Sun
My grandmother used to make these every Christmas and, since then, I have made them every...

Snickerdoodles

By Joyce Newman
Snickerdoodles are my daughter's favorite cookies and one of mine as well. These light and buttery...

Snowball Surprise

By Lynn Socko
This is a classic cookie recipe found in most cookbooks, but with a little "Lynn" twist.

Snowballs

By Sandra McGrath
This cookie has been called by many names... Russian tea cakes, Mexican wedding cookies. My mother...

Snowballs (White chocolate cookie butter balls)

By Cathie Valentine
I have recently discovered that I am allergic to peanut butter (and maybe all nuts-which kills...

Sugar Cookie Frosting-Annette's

By Annette W.
Sugar cookies are great when left plain but aren't they even better when frosted with some...

Sugar Cookies

By Laura Young
This is a family favorite. These cookies are always a "hit" whenever I bake them for...
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