Christmas Cookies

We have a wide variety of Christmas cookie recipes you're sure to love, from classic sugar cookies and creative gingerbread houses to cookie exchange favorites and decorating ideas. Get step-by-step instructions to make your best batch of holiday cookies ever!

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Is it Safe to Have a Cookie Exchange This Christmas?

Find out what an infectious disease doc has to say about hosting this sweet tradition during the pandemic.

Santa Sugar Cookie Cutouts

Sure, you could make just a big batch of Santa bellies for the Christmas cookie tray, but we love the idea of pairing them with cookies cut as the letter H for a special Ho Ho Ho sugar cookie cutout idea.

Chocolate-Pistachio Whirligigs

A homemade pistachio paste is the key element to the wonderful nutty flavor complementing the chocolate cookie. Of course, the pistachio coating adds even more to the flavor, while also adding a bit of crunch.

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Melt-in-Your-Mouth Pumpkin Cookies

All you need for this pumpkin cookie recipe is some canned pumpkin and a few pantry baking staples. The warm pumpkin spices really create one of the most delicious pumpkin cookies you'll ever taste.

Peach Crisp

This dessert recipe brings out the best in any peach. Some people like it just for the rolled oats, cinnamon, and crushed graham cracker topping.

Tahini Blossoms

Don't let the classic look of these cookies fool you, there's a secret ingredient inside--tahini! Tahini is a sesame seed paste that tastes wonderful in baked goods such as these unique cookie recipe.