These Are the Most Popular Holiday Cookies on the Internet

updated May 1, 2019
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Are you hosting a holiday party in the near future? Or maybe you’re starting to brainstorm ideas for a cookie care package? You’re going to need a couple good cookie recipes. No, not just good recipes — the best recipes. In fact, you’re going to need the recipe that will have everyone texting you after your party to ask where they can get that super-easy, but totally delicious cookie recipe.

“Oh, this old thing?” You’ll ask slyly, knowing the entire time that you have collected another gold star on the “best hostess of all time” goal that you’ve been gunning for.

Well, I have that exact recipe in my possession right now. The internet has spoken and they have deemed this to be the most popular holiday cookie.

(Image credit: Chew Out Loud)

According to Pinterest, this recipe for buttery jam thumbprint cookies from blogger Chew Out Loud is the most popular holiday cookie on their platform. The recipe has been saved nearly 240,000 times. Other cookies that have been wildly popular include a few recipes for crinkle cookies, including this classic chocolate recipe.

Chew Out Loud describes these cookies as “tender, melt-in-your-mouth buttery, [that are] generously filled with your favorite choice of jam.” You only need six ingredients to make these cookies, so they’re a pretty easy option that shouldn’t cause a lot of stress for a novice or experienced baker.

See it on Pinterest: Buttery Jam Thumbprint Cookies from Chew Out Loud