Are you looking for the best Christmas treats to make this year? You are in luck, sharing 20 easy delicious Christmas cookie recipes which you will absolutely love… this are as delicious as they are quick to make! Try some of these simple treats today and surprise your guests and family alike!They’re perfect holiday desserts to bring to office parties, Secret Santas, and more…These are some of the most delicious no bake ideas I’ve ever seen and the ease at which you can make these desserts are truly something considering their intricacy. Hopefully you can make some of these for your holiday parties or to leave for Santa.
How beautiful are these cookies? They will be perfect as gifts.I love that they are decorated as Santa. Super delicious too.Whether you love baking or not, you have to try a few of these easy delicious Christmas cookie recipes. There is so much to choose from such a shortbread, drop cookies, some are mint others are chocolate,your options are endless.All in all, you will have fun making them, creating new traditions and spending time with your kiddos as they help you decorate. Also, don’t forget to follow Karluci Health on Pinterest for more great ideas and recipes. Please help us share these ideas by pinning them to your Christmas board! These cookies will be the perfect way to kick off the holiday baking season and capture that holiday spirit. The early the better. Right?
Red velvet thumbprint cookies
These cookies are moist, chewy and they are stuffed with a white fudge and drizzled with chocolate. Everyone one will be raving about them months down the line. So yummy and perfect for the holidays.
Crackle Brownie cookies
These cookies have a slight crunch on the outside and just like a brownie on the inside.You will be drooling over these.They are perfect, all you need is a glass of milk. Super easy to make too.
Chocolate crinkles recipe
Holiday staple for winter.They are soft,devil’s food-like cakey cookies that are rolled around in confectioner’s sugar. Easy-peasy to throw together and they make for a flashy addition to any cookie platter.
Holiday Pinwheel cookies
Am obsessed. Look at these yummy cookies, loooove how the white and red pops.You can make it yours by swapping out the food coloring and the flavor extract with your preferred choice. You can try orange food coloring and your extracts could be green and mint, and yellow and lemon.
Glazed Cinnamon spice cookies
These spice cookies are so soft , chewy and super delicious. How about cinnamon, molasses, cloves with icing glaze on top? With that combination, you will keep asking for more.
Eggnog Snickers doodles
Before you attempt this,you should be aware you might lose control and eat a bunch of the in one seating. They are irresistible, chewy, soft and are covered in spiced sugar.
Chocolate Oreo cheesecake balls
My love for cheesecake will have me making this on repeat. Perfect for cookie exchange too.
Salted Caramel Turtle Thumbprint cookies
This is one of the easy delicious Christmas cookie recipes you can’t resist.They have all the flavors chocolate turtles but they are in a chewy cookie form.That little hint of salt and finishing drizzle of the melted chocolate adds the perfect gourmet touch.
Chocolate Dipped Cheesecake cookies
These cheesecake cookies are super delicious, creamy and chewy. Extremely easy to make,once the cookies are made dip them in melted chocolate.
Frosted Peppermint Brownie cookies
Soft, moist, fudgy with just the right intensity of chocolate flavor. These cookies are so dreamy and they will be a bit hit for Christmas holiday. What not to love about these cookies? The creamy frosting atop the chewy cookie and the slight crunch of the peppermint pieces will send you to another world. Look at how beautiful they are?
Sprinkle cookie bites
These sprinkle cookies are cute,festive,delicious,tender,buttery, they are perfect to serve at holiday parties or pack them in bags or jars as adorable gifts. You can use any sprinkles of your choice but i love the Christmas sprinkles which are used in this recipe because they bring all the holiday colors together.
M&M Shortbread Cookies
Simply easy to make,so beautiful and tasty as well.
Italian Anise Cookies
So soft,delicious and so colorful. Once you try this out they will be a staple in your home,that’s how good they are. Great as neighbors treats or on a cookie tray with other cookies and candies.
No-Bake Christmas Tree Cookies
Well,looking and drooling is calorie-free. I can’t stop staring at these cookies. My absolute favorite in this whole list of easy delicious Christmas cookie recipes.This you have to try. The mini M&M’s adds that Christmas touch. Perfect to decorate with kids.
Hot Chocolate Thumbprint Cookies
These Hot chocolate thumbprint cookies are so good, they taste like homemade hot chocolate in the form of chewy chocolate cookie.They have a gooey marshmallow center and are covered in drizzled chocolate. All you need with these is a glass of milk. They are perfect to do with kids.
Mint Chocolate Sandwich Cookies
Anything with mint am all in. These cookies are quick,easy, soft, chewy chocolate cookies stuffed with creamy mint filling. Don’t worry if anyone in your house doesn’t like mint,these cookies will make them mint lovers.
Chocolate Cherry Thumbprint Cookies
This will be a big winner this holiday in your home. They are soft, chocolate cookies filled with cherry pie filling and drizzled with chocolate.They are to die for.
White Chocolate Dipped Peppermint Sugar Cookies
The peppermint sugar cookie is so good it can stand alone, but dipping these in white chocolate and covering them in crushed candy canes takes them to a whole new level.
The Grinch Cookies
Here’s a perfect cookie for that big holiday party, and we’re confident both kids and adults will devour these. Throw in a red cinnamon heart to top it off.
Nutter Butter Rudolph Cookies
These adorable Rudolph cookies are sure to be a hit with the kids this Christmas!
Buttery Jam Thumbprint Cookies
This is one tender and melt-in-your-mouth cookie! They’re also super easy to make and only require a few ingredients.
Award Winning Gingerbread Cookies
The orange juice in this recipe makes the molasses flavor pop!
Italian Ricotta Cookies
What you get with these Italian ricotta cookies is a soft, moist, cake-like texture with a touch of lemon flavor—but, you can easily substitute almond extract if that’s your thing. Even better: make half of each flavor.
Andes Mint Cookies
Calling all mint fanatics! If you’re a fan of mint and chocolate combined, you’re going to love these cookies loaded with chopped Andes mints.
Red Velvet Snowflake Cookies
Once baked, these pretty cookies have an antique-looking red crackle to them, that, when paired with the cream-colored icing, really brings an old fashioned feel to Christmas.
Peanut Butter Reindeer Cookies
To make these reindeer shaped cookies, form the dough into 2-inch balls and pinch the bottom of the ball slightly to form a point. Then, gently flatten with your hand before adding the pretzel antlers and M&M face. These will be a winner with the kids.
Lemon Gooey Butter Cookies
These lemon gooey butter cookies are tender with a perfect lemon flavor and are oh-so decadent. Chilling the dough for at least 2 hours or overnight is key.
Candy Cane Kiss Cookies
Looking for a festive cookie? This one’s it—feast your eyes on those holiday colors!
Chocolate Sugar Cookies
Add some dark chocolate to your holidays! If the dark chocolate is too intense for the little ones, try adding marshmallow fluff and just enough icing to sweeten things up.
Butter Pecan Cookies
These cookies explode with a toasty, nutty, buttery, slightly molasses-y flavor. If you’re feeling adventurous, add some butterscotch chips. It’ll taste like butter pecan ice cream.
Slice ‘n’ Bake Christmas Tree Cookies
These soft, sweet, and buttery Christmas tree sugar cookies are easier to make than they look. Plus, your kids are going to love helping you create these tasty treats.
The Best Soft & Chewy Cranberry White Chocolate Chip Cookies
Ta-da—the best, softest, and chewiest cookies ever! You get a puffy, golden-brown, and super-soft form—thanks to the use of cornstarch and lots of brown sugar.
No-Bake Peanut Butter Kiss Cookies
Here’s a twist on a peanut butter Rice Krispies treat that can be made in less than 15 minutes. You can even swap in a Reese’s Peanut Butter Cup or Rolo for the Kiss.
Christmas Maraschino Cherry Shortbread Cookies
Use dry candied cherries for these delicious and festive cookies that also include chocolate chips.
Stained Glass Cookies
These cookies make a great afternoon treat, and the kids will love smashing up the candies that will be used for the “glass.” Use a smaller cookie cutter to cut a window in the center of the larger cookie shape, then fill with the crushed candy.
Buckeyes (Peanut Butter Balls)
Add this recipe to your Christmas-treat tray, because who can resist a peanut butter center and chocolate shell?!
Cranberry Orange Shortbread Cookies
The secret to making the perfect shortbread cookie is under-baking the cookie, which is what you do with this cranberry orange treat. The orange zest has a zing that perfectly balances out the cranberries’ tartness.
Marshmallow Oreo Cookies
This is a case of taking an Oreo—which is already near perfect—and making it better. You’ll need gooey marshmallows and a chopped-up Cookies ‘N Cream candy bar.
Delicious Eggnog Cookies
This eggnog dessert is a definite knockout. You’ll bite into a soft, chewy cookie and taste all its eggnoggy deliciousness.
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