Everyone makes cookies for Santa! And I’m sure he is super appreciative, but don’t you think millions of chocolate chip cookies would get a little boring? Why not jazz it up this year and surprise the jolly guy!
These 25 Christmas Cookie Recipes would also be great for a cookie exchange, gifts for neighbors, or to enjoy with a cup of cocoa! You’ve got lots of options here to choose from so you can find just the right ones!
25 Christmas Cookie Recipes
Don’t you just love holiday baking? We sit down and look through the ideas we have collected and make our plan. It’s so much fun to see all the creative recipes. We make up trays for cookie exchanges, put together boxes and baskets of cookies to give as gifts, and of course, make some just for the big man in the red suit himself!
The cookies we have rounded up here are perfect for all holiday occasions. Just wait until you see how adorable they are!
ONE OF OUR ALL-TIME FAVORITES – HOT COCOA CUP COOKIES
1. Cherry Chocolate Kiss Cookies
2. Snowflake Sugar Cookies
3. Red Velvet Peppermint Crinkle Cookies
4. Twisted Candy Cane Cookies
5. Present Cookies
6. Christmas Cookie Bars
7. Sprinkle Swirl Cookies
8. Thumbprint Cookies
9. Snow Kiss Cookies
10. Pecan-Shortbread Tree Cookies
11. Candy Cane Fudge Brownies Cookies
12. Santa Star Cookies
13. Dulce de Leche Cashew Thumbprint Cookie
14. Peppermint Crunch Cookies
15. Melting Snowmen Cookies
16. Gingerbread Trees with Lemon Icing
17. Nutter Butter Reindeer
18. Coco Peppermint Thumbprint Cookies
19. Homemade Oreo Cookies
20. Snowmen Cookies
21. Cranberry Pistachio Cookies
22. Peanut Butter Rudolph Cookies
23. M&M Christmas Tree Cookies
24. Salted Caramel Hot Chocolate Cookies
25. Eggnog Cookies
Which of these Christmas cookies will you be baking with your family this year? It’s so hard to choose because there are so many adorable ones. We’re especially fond of all of the reindeer cookies and we think Santa Claus would just love them too.
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