Top 10 Christmas Cookie Recipes

Spice things up this Christmas with some delicious cookies for the family. To add to the festivity, you can grab some cookie cutters and food coloring to make them into beautiful shapes and colors! 

Below are ten recipes of cookies that are super easy to make and delicious! 

1. Sugar Cookies

Sugar cookies are a classic, but instead of the old boring look, cut them into some cool Christmas shapes, add some bright Christmas colors to your frosting, and even go crazy with some colorful sprinkles! Learn how to make these tasty treats at Sally’s Baking Addiction.

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2. Gingersnap Cookies

Filled with spice and everything nice, these delicious cookies are like the ultimate Christmas cookies! They are made with cinnamon, ginger, and cloves but you can add other great spices too. You can find the recipe for these perfectly crisp and chewy gingersnap cookies at Preppy Kitchen.

3. Chocolate Chip Cookies

Slightly crispy on the outside, soft and chewy on the inside, there’s no wonder why these chocolate chip cookies are an all-time favorite. With or without that glass of milk, you are sure to enjoy these tasty delights! Visit BettyCrocker to get the recipe of this chewy goodness.

4. Vegan Chocolate Chip Cookies

There is absolutely no reason for vegans to miss out on this chewy chocolate treat! With vegan chocolate and no eggs, these chocolate chip cookies recipe could not be more perfect for vegans. They are just as tasty and soft as regular chocolate chip cookies. Get this incredible recipe at Chocolate Covered Kate.

5. White Chocolate Macadamia Nut Cookies

Packed with creamy white chocolate and salted macadamia nuts, these cookies are ideal sweet treats for Christmas. The softness of the macadamia nuts blends perfectly with the smoothness of the white chocolate to create a perfect chewy textured cookie. You’ll find this delicious recipe on Sally’s Baking Addiction

6. Coconut Macaroons

If you are a coconut lover, then this is the cookie for you! When you hear macaroon, you might think of those sweet little colorful confections, but those are macarons. A macaroon however, is a sweet, delicious, coconut based, chewy on the inside yet crispy on the outside cookie. You can find the recipe for these irresistible goodies at the Food Network

7. Creme Brûlée Sugar Cookies

If you love a good old crème brûlée, I guarantee you’ll love this mouth-watering crème brûlée cookie! With cream cheese in the frosting and caramelized sugar on top, this recipe adds a yummy twist to the classic sugar cookie. You can learn how to make this at Delish.com.  

8. Snickerdoodles

This cinnamon sugary goodness is a classic that will leave your family and holiday guests wanting for more. You’ll find the recipe for these soft puffy snickerdoodles at Sally’s Baking Addition

9. Oatmeal Raisins Cookies

Filled with oats and raisins, these cookies are soft, chewy and delicious! No need to purchase premade cookies, this recipe will show you how easy it is to make these savory treats at home.  Here is the recipe from LiveWellBakeOften.com.

10. Apple Oatmeal Cookies

Tired of raisins?  No problem! Try this apple oatmeal cookie recipe instead! With a chunk of apple in every bite, this may just be your new favorite cookie for the holiday. Give it a try by following this recipe at LiveWellBakeOften.com

These cookies are great for any time of the year, but what better way to top off your Christmas dinner than with these scrumptious cookies for dessert! These cookies are so easy to make and are sure to impress everyone, even Santa!