So after putting together my Holiday Cookie Baking Guide to help you plan out a fabulous month of baking cookies this year I figured I need to round up some really great Christmas Cookies to make for you! To gear up for Christmas here is a list of 20+ Christmas Cookie Recipes for you to make! I also included some tips on hosting your very own Christmas Cookie Exchange party!
These sugar cookies are soft, covered in sprinkles, and require no chilling time!
Which means it cookies in your mouth sooner!
Take those sprinkle sugar cookies one step further and top it with a candy cane kiss for an
extra festive touch!
Grab a bag of those red and green M&M’s to whip up a batch of these soft
and chewy oatmeal cookies!
Santa’s Favorite Cookies (Crazy For Crust)
Now I haven’t asked the big man myself. But I know these could quickly become my favorite!
White Chocolate Dipped Peppermint Sugar Cookies (Cooking Classy)
These are sugar cookies kicked up for the holidays!
Dipped in white chocolate and candy canes..what’s not to love?
Peppermint Mocha Cookies (Sally’s Baking Addiction)
These cookies have it all! Chocolate, white chocolate, and candy canes!
Gingerbread Cookies (Gimme Some Oven)
How adorable do these look? Almost too cute to eat. Almost 😉
Christmas Swirl Sugar Cookies (I Love My Disorganized Life)
Ok, these are so fun and festive. Surely these will disappear from your
cookie platter quickly!
Chocolate Snowball Cookies (A Treats Affair)
When in doubt. Make chocolate cookies. These chocolate cookies.
Red Velvet Peanut Butter Blossoms (I Am Baker)
Make a classic cookie even better by making them red velvet!
Apple Butter Rugelach (Bakerita)
These make take a little more effort. But worth all the trouble trust me!
Chocolate Peppermint Biscotti (She Wears Many Hats)
All this needs is a cup of coffee!
Christmas Tree Peanut Butter Blossoms (Java Cupcake)
Tis’ the season to decorate..your Hershey Kisses! If these don’t say Christmas…
M&M Christmas Cookie Bars (No. 2 Pencil)
Maybe cookies aren’t your thing or you don’t want to go to the all the
hassle. Then these cookie bars are the answer!
Christmas Sugar Cookie Truffles (If You Give A Blonde A Kitchen)
Only 4 ingredients to make these festive and super simple no bake truffles!
Gingerbread Crinkle Cookies (If You Give A Blonde A Kitchen)
A perfect crinkle cookie with all the spices you love this holiday season!
Hershey Kisses Secret Cookies (Cakes Cottage)
Snowball cookies are an ultimate fave for me. But would be a 1000x better with
a Hershey Kiss inside!
Ultimate Grasshopper Cookies (Your Cup of Cake)
These start with a chocolate cake mix…genius!
Cinnamon Maple Sugar Cookies (My Sequined Life)
Kick your sugar cookies up this year with the addition of
cinnamon and maple!
Peanut Butter Christmas Cookies (My Incredible Recipes)
Mix up the traditional peanut butter blossoms with sprinkles and candy cane kisses!
3-ingredient Buttery Shortbread Cookies (Chew Out Loud)
Only 3 ingredients, just add sprinkles! And they keep for days!
Peppermint Shortbread Cookies (Mom On Timeout)
Only 5 ingredients and so pretty!
Oreo Peppermint Crunch Cookies (Inside BruCrew Life)
Um, these have Oreos in them. Need I say more?
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And now some tips on hosting your own cookie exchange! I created a free download that has 5 tips on hosting your own cookie exchange.
And there you go! Hopefully this helps you in hosting your cookie exchange party or least inspired you to get in the kitchen and bake some cookies! And don’t forget to get my free Holiday Cookie Baking Guide- which includes a baking checklist, inventory and plan- to help you get organized this Christmas season!
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