30 Unique Christmas Cookie Recipes
Happy Friday! I hope I’m not too late with this cookie recipe roundup!
Today I’m sharing with you 30 Christmas cookie recipes from Cooking LSL and some of my favorite food bloggers. Hope you like at least some of them!
Chocolate Brownie Cookies – chewy cookies with rich chocolate and peppermint flavor, drizzled with white chocolate and topped with holiday sprinkles and crushed candy canes.
THESE CHRISTMAS TREE MERINGUE COOKIES ARE SO FUN AND VERY EASY TO MAKE. FESTIVE AND JUST IN TIME FOR THE HOLIDAYS.
These Christmas tree chocolate dipped cookies are sweet, festive and great for the holidays.
CHERRY JAM THUMBPRINT COOKIES – VERY POPULAR SHORTBREAD COOKIES – HOLIDAY STYLE!
Cranberry Hazelnut Snowball Cookies – very easy to whip up, the perfect addition to a holiday gift bag.
These Peppermint Hot Chocolate Cookies bake up soft, thick and taste just like hot chocolate. The tops are frosted with dark chocolate and then topped with crushed candy canes. These cookies are perfect to enjoy all season long!
These Cherry Jam and Cream Cheese Pastries are sort, buttery and flakey.
Filled with cherry jam and sweet cream cheese filling.
Not overly sweet, perfect for breakfast or a coffee break.
These pastries will also be great for a holiday gathering or even Valentine’s day.
The cream chese-butter dough is what makes these pastries exceptional!
These Peppermint Macarons are filled with a delicious peppermint buttercream and rolled in crushed candy canes to make the perfect little treat for the Holidays!
Christmas Pudding Cookies are chocolate sugar cookies decorated to look like a traditional Christmas pudding which is a date pudding popular in the UK and my favorite holiday dessert growing up.
Soft Snowy Gingerbread Christmas Trees make a wonderful holiday gift.
Here we take a traditional Christmas cookie and turn it into a fun and magical gift. Not only are the cookies fun to make, they are even more fun to eat.
Pop off each section and enjoy the tender cookie without having to soak it in milk.
The recipients of this gift will surely be impressed when they take one look at these gorgeous cookies.
These light and sweet whipped shortbread cookies, with a cherry on top, are so quick and easy to make. Christmas cookie perfection!
Double Peppermint Chocolate Chip Cookies!
Minty chocolate chip cookies with a sweet glaze and crushed peppermint candies on top!
The perfect holiday cookie!
Making gingerbread cookies this holiday? This is the recipe for you!
These cookies have a wonderfully traditional molasses and spice flavor, a tender texture that’s not too hard, and the dough is a dream to work with.
No spreading in the oven! Keep your cute shapes and neat edges.
Soft and chewy molasses ginger cookies are sandwiched together with caramel buttercream frosting!
Super soft, meltaway chocolate shortbread cookies are filled with cherry pie filling and drizzled with white chocolate for one of the best cookies I have ever, EVER had.
A thick and chewy gingersnap cookie with a gooey Nutella center.
Raspberries and almonds are a classic combination for a reason – they just work.
The sweet raspberries accentuate the toasted almonds and subtle brown sugar flavor of these traditional Austrian Christmas cookies.
When one kind of ginger isn’t enough, add another!
These Double Ginger Cookies bake up soft, chewy, and flavorful with no dough to roll out!
Chocolate Chip Hazelnut Snowball Cookies are buttery snowball cookies made extra special with ground hazelnuts and mini chocolate chips baked inside.
Roll them in plenty of powdered sugar for the perfect holiday cookie!
These sugar cookies are beautiful!
When you’re going crazy with the sprinkles, you might as well mix it up on your sugar cookie shapes.
Soft and chewy chocolate M&M cookies. Simple, quick to make and delicious! Great for your last minute holiday baking.
Chocolate and Vanilla Swirl Cookies are an impressive treat that all cookie lovers will love!
Bring a batch to your next cookie swap or bake them to share with friends and family!
These deliciously soft and completely divine cookies do just as their titled, they melt away in your mouth!
With their delicate texture and generous coating of eggnog frosting they are likely to become a cookie you’re not going to forget about.
They really do taste just like eggnog in cookie form, so basically they are the best Christmas cookie ever.
These little thumbprints are also gorgeous. The bright red would be a beautiful additional to any holiday cookie plate or party tray, so festive!
Christmas Eggnog Scented Sugar Cookies to be exact! Aren’t these so fun?
Chocolate cookies stuffed with peppermint patties. These Peppermint Patty Stuffed Chocolate Cookies are a perfect treat for any time of year!
Simply gorgeous Gluten Free Stained Glass Cookies. You can can make these with your kids, they are SO easy!
Quite sweet, but the extra tart of the cream cheese and cranberries gives just the perfect tart touch to leave you craving just one more. Perfect for dessert, or even a morning treat with your coffee. And definitely…blissful. 🙂
These festive little cookies come together quickly by using mixes. Dress them up with some chocolate and nuts, and you have a fun treat with the great taste combination of chocolate and pistachio!
Post updated December 2017 to add a few more festive and delicious cookie recipes.
Bulgarian Honey Cookies Medenki Recipe – these soft, spiced cookies, dipped in chocolate make the perfect sweet treat this holiday season.
Easy Cream Cheese Spritz Cookies Recipe – made with a cookie press, soft, buttery, sweet and delicious! Very easy to make with minimal effort, perfect for the holidays or a party!
Dark Chocolate Peppermint Truffles Recipe – just 3 simple ingredients + sprinkles and mint extract. These truffles are easy to make and perfect for an edible gift around the holidays. Thick, rich, soft dark chocolate truffles that melt in your mouth.
Stacked Star Christmas Tree Sugar Cookies Recipe – extremely easy to make, cute, delicious and festive! Cut out sugar cookie in three different sizes, stacked together with melted chocolate on top of each other to achieve an impressive Christmas tree cookie look. Drizzled with chocolate and topped with holiday sprinkles.
Mini Meringue Cookies Recipe – cute, festive and elegant, perfect for celebration. These mini meringue cookies are made for Christmas, colored in pink and light green, great for topping cakes and other desserts and the perfect addition to any holiday cookie platter.
Stained Glass Cookies
Easy Stained Glass Cookies Recipe – buttery sugar cookies, cut out and baked with crushed candy in the center, to achieve “stained glass window effect”. Beautiful, festive, perfect for Christmas. Simple and fun to make.