Our Best Christmas Cookie Videos

Sugared Sandwich Cookies
Get the basics on making cookies (such as how to check for doneness and how to make icing), plus great Christmas cookie ideas that would make beautiful additions to your holiday cookie platter.

Baking your favorite batch of chocolate chip cookies has never been easier! Our quick guide to baking sheets (they really make the difference) helps you get the tastiest cookies every time.

How to Pick a Cookie Baking Sheet

Start your cookies off on the right foot! We'll show you the best baking sheet for your batch.

Make your sugar cookies extra special with these simple frosting techniques. One of our secrets is to turn the same frosting into a glaze. We also show you how sprinkles can dress up your cookies.

How to Frost Cookies

Allover frosting adds a gorgeous (and tasty) finish to your Christmas cookies. Watch as we show you the best technique.

Learn how to decorate cookies like a pro with our secrets to making your own cookie icing. Watch as our Test Kitchen expert makes royal icing from scratch, sharing her tips for mixing and tinting the icing for the prettiest -- and tastiest -- decorated cookies.

How to Make Icing for Cookies

Skip store-bought icing in favor of homemade. Watch as we demo the easy process.

Top your cookies with beautiful decorative icing, ensuring your cookie plate always stands out in a crowd. Watch as our Test Kitchen expert demonstrates two easy icing techniques: how to swirl the icing, and how to create hearts on your decorative cookies.

How to Decorate with Icing

Get the final touch just right -- these tips for icing your cookies ensure that you'll elicit oohs and aahs.

One of the most common questions we hear is, "How do I know when my cookies are done?" We help solve this baking conundrum with our secrets to testing your chocolate chip cookies, sugar cookies, and other favorite cookie recipes during the baking process.

How to Check Cookies for Doneness

Perfectly baked Christmas cookies can be yours! Watch our tips for knowing when your cookies are ready.

A hint of red jam and a powdered sugar transform turn store-bought cookies into a cheery holiday treat.

Sugared Sandwich Cookies

Make these gorgeous sandwich cookies for your Christmas platters this season.

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