Bake ahead! Way ahead. (Baked cookies and dough last two months in the freezer.) We're sharing four must-try tips for freezing cookies and cookie dough. Plus, get our favorite freezer-ready cookie recipes and kitchen-tested baking secrets. This year, finish your holiday baking early!
If your cookie bake up sturdy and will stand up to being frozen, place the baked, unfrosted cookies in a freezer bag.
Get our best Freezer-Friendly Holiday Cookie recipes.
Freezing perfectly portioned cookie dough is easy. Simply freeze dough balls on a cookie sheet. For storage, place frozen balls in a freezer bag.
Many batches of cookie dough last for a few months in a tightly sealed container.