What is it about the holidays that makes us want to bake? Whatever it is, I love it! Baking can be such a sweet family activity when the cool weather comes and the tradition of making Christmas cookies and dipping them into homemade hot chocolate is one I adore.
I am always on the look-out for a new fun recipe to try and this Christmas, I’ve found a lot of new ones!
25 Christmas Cookies You’ll Love
Stained Glass Cookies – These look like real stained glass! All you need is your favorite sugar cookie recipe and jolly ranchers.
Peppermint Truffle Cookies – If you like baking with your small kids this recipe is perfect. They can help in every ste!
White Chocolate Dipped Ginger Cookies – These are soft and chewy and totally festive!
Candy Cane Kiss Cookies – Yummy red and green cookies with a peppermint Hershey kiss to top it off.
Christmas Tree Meringue Cookies – These look just like Christmas trees!
Grinch Cookies – Who doesn’t love The Grinch? These adorable green cookies with a red heart in the middle are so fun.
Red and Green Marbled Cookies – Why choose red OR green when you can pick both. Mix two batches of sugar cookies together for this fun combo.
Snowy Pinecone Cookies – These look just like pinecones! No one will believe their eyes.
Melted Snowman Cookies – Aww these are adorable! They look just like tiny melted snowmen.
Santa Hat Oreo Cookie Balls – These cookie balls are so good. I love Oreo’s!
Cookie Bars – Bright red and green and overflowing with M&Ms! These are totally easy.
Christmas Wreath Cookies – Aren’t those so sweet? Follow this great tutorial to make your own.
Slice & Bake – Make your own cookie rolls just like you buy at the store! Perfect for gifting to your family.
Gingerbread – If you’ve struggled with making the perfect gingerbread cookie, check out this amazing tutorial to help you get it right.
Hot Cocoa Cookies – It’s a cookie-hot-chocolate hybrid! Yum.
Reindeer Cookies – You won’t believe the cookie cutter they used to make this reindeer.
Christmas Tree – Use green meringue to make these adorable miniature Christmas tree cookies.
Present Cookies – Open these cookies up to find a Christmas surprise!
Pecan Pie Cookies – Why make a whole pie when you can have pecan cookies? So cool.
Whooville Cookies – Perfect for a Grinch themed party or get together!
Eggnog Cookies – Don’t just drink your eggnog, make cookies!
Eggnog Snickerdoodles – One more eggnog cookie you’ll love!
Peppermint Patties – These homemade peppermint patties are so delicious and totally festive.
Peppermint Meltaways – Another peppermint cookie you will love.
Star Cookies – Gorgeous star cookies to celebrate the beautiful north star.