Christmas Cookies Recipes

Christmas Cookies

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


Butter Cookies (Swedish)

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

Butternuts

By denise hagar
These are my most requested cookie. I usually make at least 500 of these at Christmas....

Caramel Nut Squares

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

Catsie’s Holiday Peppermint Chocolate Chip Cookies

By Catherine Thompson Floyd
Chocolate chip cookies made special with flavor of peppermint and three kinds of nuts. Yum! I...

Cheery Cherry Christmas Cookies

By Paula Todora
My Grandma's personal favorite to have with tea every Christmas. A recipe passed down through...

Cherry Winks

By Joanne Sarver
This is a really old recipe. I make these at Christmas.

Chewy Gingerbread Cookies

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

Chewy Molasses Cookies

By Hope Wasylenki
Soft and chewy, with a good spicy molasses flavor. These cookies are a harbinger of the...

Chewy Rum Sugar Cookies

By Dawn Emel
I love these. They are delicious!!!! Give em a try. Light fluffy and...

Chocolate Cherry Beauties

By Cassandra Nasr
A delicious showstopper of a cookie. I make these cookies for Christmas, and more recently had...

Chocolate Cherry Nuggets

By mary Armstrong
I love to make these pretty little gems at Christmas and Valentines Day! I especially...

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 Mint Biscotti

By Annamaria Settanni McDonald
This is the basic chocolate biscotti recipe that I have that is so full of chocolate...

Chocolate Peppermint Cookies

By Annamaria Settanni McDonald
These cookies are so yummy. They're chocolatey and minty. A cookie that is soft,...

Chocolate Raspberry Spritz Sandwich Cookies

By Jessica Dayon
My old neighbor made chocolate raspberry sandwich cookies as part of her Christmas cookie platter every...

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 All Butter Sugar Cookies

By Susan Din
Not only are they pretty they are delicious too! Easy to make and they bake...

Christmas Vanilla Butter Cutouts

By Nancy Maiorana
I have been using this recipe for my Christmas cookies for over 20 years. They...

Christmas Wishing Cookies

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

COFFEE LACED GINGER MOLASSES COOKIES

By Barbara Estabrook
My buttery ginger molasses cookie is nicely spiced and a re-make of a molasses cookie...

Cranberry Eggnog Cookies With Orange Dream Glaze

By Noelle Myers
These cookies are among my most requested for the Christmas Holidays - they are Christmas In...

Cream Cheese Sugar Cookies

By cassie thornburg
Every year at Christmas, I go into cookie baking mode. I have several recipes that I...
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