85+ Easy and Delicious Cookies to Bake This Holiday Season
Baking cookies is truly one of the best holiday-season pastimes. Not only is it the perfect way to spend an afternoon inside while the weather is cold, but cookies also make for such a great gift to friends and loved ones around Christmas time. It wouldn’t really feel like the holidays to me if there weren’t constantly snacks around to munch on, and cookies of all variations are a large component of that.
With Christmas lurking just around the corner, here are more than 85 of our favorite Christmas cookie recipes to bring a little a holiday joy to you and your loved ones.
Traditional Christmas Cookies
These are some of our favorite classic cookie recipes that are good all year round, but especially at Christmas.
Spiced Christmas Cookies
Cookies with a kick. These spiced cookies are perfect when you want to add a little something to the mix.
Chocolate Christmas Cookies
You can never go wrong with chocolate, and these are our favorite chocolate cookie recipes.
These bars bring a little something different to the table, and are equally as delicious as regular cookies.
Oatmeal cookies are great because it’s easy to pretend like they’re a breakfast food. After all, they do have oatmeal in them!
The options are endless when it comes to drop cookies. Here are some of our favorites.
Filled and Frosted Christmas Cookies
Cookies are best when there’s a surprise in the middle. Wouldn’t you agree? We love these filled and frosted stand-outs.
Slice-and-Bake Christmas Cookies
What’s easier than slicing and baking? Here are some of our favorite takes on slice-and-bake cookies.
Gluten-free? Vegan? We’ve got you covered. These are some special-diet cookie recipes that we adore.