25 Best Christmas Cookie Recipes

These Christmas cookie recipes are the perfect excuse to bake with your loved ones this holiday season!

25 Best Christmas Cookie Recipes

Baking With Loved Ones

I have two dilemmas guys. First of all, I can’t say I am gifted with a ton of artistic talent. Also, I can’t stand cooking or baking by myself. As result, I end up missing out on food related activities if I don’t have a partner or group.

Therefore, it’s important for me to have social activities during the holidays. Personally, I find activities like baking and decorating so much fun when surrounded by good conversation and loved ones.

If you are like me, don’t worry if your cookies come out a little funky, it’s all good fun and they’re going in everyone’s tummies anyway. 😉 Here are some of the cutest Christmas cookie recipes I’ve found to date. Enjoy!

Best Christmas Cookie Recipes

Christmas Shortbread Cookies

Christmas Shortbread Cookies From The Cafe Sucre Farine


Melted Snowman Biscuits

Melted Snowman Biscuits From Be a Fun Mom


Chocolate Crinkle Cookies

Chocolate Crinkle Cookies From Rasamalaysia


Grandma's Shortbread Cookies Using a Cookie Press

Grandma’s Shortbread Cookies Using a Short Press From Spend With Pennies


Colorful Slice and Bake Swirl Christmas Cookies

Colorful Slice and Bake Christmas Swirl Cookies From Tasty Kitchen


Jam Thumb Print Cookies

Jam Thumbprint Cookies From Wicked Good Kitchen


Candy Cane Sugar Cookies Recipe

Candy Cane Sugar Cookies From BHG


Snowball Christmas Cookies Recipe

Snowball Christmas Cookies From Wicked Good Kitchen


Christmas Pinwheel Cookies

Christmas Pinwheel Cookies From Yellow Bliss Road


Three Ingredient Buttery Shortbread Cookies

3 Ingredient Shortbread Cookies From Chew Out Loud


Chocolate Dipped Cheesecake Cookies

Chocolate Dipped Cheesecake Cookies From Yellow Bliss Road


Chocolate Peppermint Shortbread Cookies

Chocolate Peppermint Shortbread Cookies From Clean and Scentsible


Christmas Swirl Sugar Cookies

Christmas Swirl Sugar Cookies From I Love my Disorganized Life


Eggnog Snickerdoodles

Eggnog Snicker doodles From Amy’s Healthy Baking 


Red Velvet Shortbread Christmas Cookie Recipe

Red Velvet Sugar Cookie From Clean and Scentsible


Glazed Cinnamon Spice Cookies

Glazed Cinnamon Spice Cookies From Crazy Little Projects


Christmas Tree Peanut Butter Blossom Cookies

Christmas Tree Peanut Butter Blossoms From Java Cupcake


Dark Chocolate Candy Cane Cookies

Dark Chocolate Candy Cane Cookies From Liv for Cake


Soft Batch Christmas Sprinkle Cookies

Soft Batch Christmas Sprinkles Cookie From The Salty Marshmallow


Eggnog Cheesecake Cookie Cups

Eggnog Cheesecake Cookie Cups From Liv for Cake


Peanut Butter Blossoms

Peanut Butter Blossom Cookies Recipe From House of Nash Eats


Christmas Pretzel M&M Hugs Recipe

Christmas Pretzel M&M Hugs From Hoosier Homemade


Peppermint Chocolate Thumbprint Cookies

Peppermint Chocolate Thumbprint Cookies From Small Town Woman


Christmas Funfetti Shortbread Bites

Christmas Funfetti Shortbread Bites From Cooking Classy


Grinch Christmas Cookie Recipe

Grinch Christmas Cookie Recipe From Mom Dot

I am seriously in love with these Christmas cookie recipes! They’re so colorful and I love putting my own unique twist on each batch. Lastly, if you’re curious about more ways to make your Christmas a blast, check out these ideas below.

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  1. Thank you so much for this! Every year, the women in the family throw a cookie party. I’ve never made a batch myself, so this is my first time competing. Now that these are in my head, I can use them! Thank you again!!


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