Holiday baking is here, so today I'm sharing 10 of the Best Cookie Recipes for Christmas. These Christmas cookie recipes are from some of my favorite bakers as well as some of my own. All of these recipes are so scrumptious and I'm sure you will find your new favorite Christmas cookie!
White Chocolate Peppermint Shortbread Cookies
My White Chocolate Peppermint Shortbread Cookies are perfect cookies for Santa. These buttery shortbread cookies are dipped in rich white chocolate and crushed peppermint candies. These cut out cookies are my kids' favorite to help me with when we are baking holiday cookies.
Brown Butter Hazelnut Cookies
Not a huge chocolate fan? Try these Brown Butter Hazelnut Cookies from Melissa at Wright Family Table. They are stuffed with chopped hazelnuts and topped with flaky sea salt, making for an amazing flavor combination that you are not soon to forget.
Soft and Chewy Molasses Cookies
If you love chewy cookies, these Soft and Chewy Molasses Cookies from Catherine at A Seasoned Greeting are a must. These cookies are sweetened with molasses and sugar and flavored with cinnamon, ginger and cloves to make the warmest, chewiest holiday cookie you have ever had.
Olive Oil Chocolate Chip Cookies
For a twist on a classic favorite, you need to make these Olive Oil Chocolate Chip Cookies from Karlee at Olive and Artisan. She uses both almond and all purpose flours to create a perfect crackly top and with the addition of olive oil, these cookies stay super moist and chewy on the inside. The best part is that they are made in less than 30 minutes, making them the perfect quick and delicious holiday cookies.
Ultimate Peanut Butter Cookies
If you are like me, you can't say no to a giant peanut butter cookie! These are my Ultimate Peanut Butter Cookies that are even stuffed with an extra peanut butter filling and obviously begging to be served with ice cold milk!
Chai Sugar Cookies with Eggnog Icing
For all of you chai lovers out there, you need to add these Chai Sugar Cookies with Eggnog Icing to your list of Christmas cookies to bake. These delicious cookies from Alyssa and Marissa of Wonder and Charm utilize all of the delicious warming spices that are reminiscent of chai and are also beautifully drizzled with an eggnog flavored icing.
Flourless Chocolate Cookies
If you are looking for an exceptional gluten free cookie, try these Flourless Chocolate Cookies from Amy at A Red Spatula. These decadent double chocolate cookies are soft and rich and made easily with ingredients you have on hand. Try not to eat them all in one sitting!
Eggnog Sugar Cookies
Undoubtedly, these melt in your mouth Eggnog Sugar Cookies from Monica at Nourish and Fete are the perfect festive cookie. The cookies and frosting are flavored with eggnog and how could you say no to those cute sprinkles!
Vegan White Chocolate Macadamia Nut Cookies
On the other hand, for an amazing vegan cookie recipe, try these Vegan White Chocolate Macadamia Cookies from Camila at Pies and Tacos. These cookies are crispy on the outside and chewy on the inside and perfect whether you are vegan or not!
Dark Chocolate Orange Biscotti
Last but certainly not least, my Dark Chocolate Orange Biscotti are a must with hot cocoa or a fresh cup of coffee. Flavored with orange zest and dipped in dark chocolate, these tasty Italian cookies with definitely put you in a festive mood for the holiday season!
I hope you enjoyed all of these delicious recipes for Christmas cookies. For even more holiday baking ideas, check out these favorites below:
- Maple and Bacon Sweet Rolls
- Pumpkin Roll with Mascarpone
- Overnight Cinnamon Rolls with Cream Cheese Icing
- Classic Homemade Pumpkin Pie
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