Cookie Recipes

From easy to decadent to downright delicious, these cookie recipes are sure to satisfy your sweet tooth. Find all of your favorites, including chocolate chip, peanut butter, snickerdoodles and more.

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      These great cookie recipes have earned top ratings from home cooks far and wide. These are the must-bakes that belong in your recipe box!

      Chewy Oatmeal Cookies

      65 reviews

      I packed chocolate chips, raisins, nuts and cinnamon into my oatmeal cookie recipe. These soft cookies are easy to make....


      Sugar Cookies

      155 reviews

      This sugar cookie dates back to a Swedish woman born in 1877! Her daughter, Esther Davis, shared the recipe with...


      Scottish Shortbread

      70 reviews

      Scottish settlers first came to this area over 150 years ago. My mother herself was Scottish, and—as with most of...


      First-Place Coconut Macaroons

      124 reviews

      These coconut macaroon cookies earned me a first-place ribbon at the county fair. They remain my husband's favorites—whenever I make...

      Our Absolute Best Thumbprint Cookie Recipes

      From old-fashioned favorites to new-found flavors, we have a thumbprint cookie recipe for everyone on your list.


      Lazy Cake

      This lazy cake will fix that sweet tooth craving. The no-bake treat is made with cookie pieces stirred with hazelnut...

      10 Simple Store-Bought Sugar Cookie Mix Hacks

      Your cookies will look (and taste!) like they're made from scratch with these sugar cookie mix hacks.


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      Our Quickest Cookie Recipes of All-Time

      When cookie cravings hit, you have to act fast! Luckily these quick cookie recipes can be enjoyed in 20 minutes...


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      60 Christmas Cookies from Grandma’s Recipe Box

      These old-fashioned Christmas cookies from Grandma are the definition of comfort and joy!


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      40 No-Bake Christmas Cookies & Treats

      Get dazzling holiday treats without the mess and time of regular baking! Skip right to dessert with these delicious no-bake...

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      40 Brand-New Christmas Cookies to Bake This Year

      Add a few new Christmas cookies to your treat trays this year. We've got more than 40 new recipes just...


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      150 of Our Best Christmas Cookie Recipes

      Gingerbread, peppermint and meringue, oh my! Make your holiday a little sweeter with 150 of our favorite Christmas cookie recipes.


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      Top 10 Christmas Cookies

      Treat your family and friends to something sweet. Find the best Christmas cookie recipes for cutouts, gingerbread cookies and...


      26 Types of Chocolate Chip Cookies You’re Not Baking (Yet!)

      It's hard to resist a chocolate chip cookie. Whether you like them soft or crisp, here are the different types...


      I Made the 35-Year-Old DoubleTree Cookie Recipe (It’s Still Good After All This T...

      Does a homemade version of the famous DoubleTree chocolate chip cookie recipe live up to its reputation?

      30 Traditional Italian Christmas Cookies

      Indulge in the sweetness of the season with these Italian-inspired Christmas cookies.


      25 Christmas Cookies from the North Pole

      From Santa Claus cookies to reindeer treats, these are some of the cutest Christmas cookie ideas you’ll find on cookie...


      I Made 3-Ingredient Sugar Cookies and the Recipe Is Impossible to Forget

      You only need butter, sugar and flour to make 3-ingredient sugar cookies, so there's no reason not to bake a...


      Peppermint Schnapps Hot Cocoa Snowflakes

      Mint and chocolate are perfect partners in these cutout cookies! —James Schend, Taste of Home Deputy Editor


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      31 Old-World Italian Cookie Recipes Your Grandmother Made

      Grandma's traditional Italian cookie recipes are a family treasure. Bake up spumoni, pizzelle, biscotti and other heirlooms for the holidays...


      We Tested the Official Ghirardelli Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe—and Yes, It’s Grand

      You can skip the cookie jar with this Ghirardelli chocolate chip cookie recipe—because they'll be gone before they hit the...



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      Our Favorite Spritz Cookie Recipes

      You've got your cookie press, now it's time for all the spritz cookie recipes you can handle! We've got recipes...

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      Smart Ways to Shop for Your Holiday Cookie Exchange With Walmart Pickup and Delivery

      While other people look forward to holiday shopping and putting up decorations, my favorite part of the season is baking....


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      28 Vintage Christmas Cookies to Make This Year

      It isn't Christmas without an assortment of retro treats on the table! These vintage Christmas cookies have brought joy to...


      Grandma’s Spritz Cookies

      To make these festive classic spritz cookies, I use my grandmother's antique cookie press. I'm the only one in the...


      How to Store Cookies to Keep Them Fresh

      Whether you’re baking for the holidays or for everyday enjoyment, these tips for how to store cookies will help keep...


      32 Make-Ahead Christmas Cookies

      Looking to start your holiday baking early? Start freezing cookies in advance with handy tips and recipes for make-ahead...


      This Buckingham Palace Cookie Recipe Deserves a Spot in Your Holiday Lineup

      Anything with cinnamon as the main component, like this Buckingham Palace cookie recipe, is a total win.