99 Best Christmas Cookie Recipes
Gingerbread, peppermint and meringue, oh my! Make your holiday a little sweeter with our favorite Christmas cookie recipes.
What would the holiday season be without cookies? While we love traditional Christmas desserts like yule logs, fruitcakes and fudge, there’s just something magical about filling our homes with the scent of freshly baked cookie dough. This is the time of year when Christmas cookies should fill every tin—from buttery shortbread to rich chocolate cookies to classic gingerbread recipes.
Friends and family with special dietary needs will be happy to know we’ve rounded up some of our best gluten-free Christmas cookie recipes too!
Find more holiday cookie ideas below, plus the Taste of Home team’s essential tools for holiday baking and more. You might also want to look at some of these Secret Santa gift ideas for this holiday season.
Check out our Christmas Cookies Baking Guide!
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