Traditional Christmas Cookie Recipes Perfect for the Holiday Season
Classic cookie recipes like these will instantly evoke warm Christmas memories. Make a batch of gingerbread, spritz cookies, thumbprints, shortbread, or biscotti to celebrate the most festive time of the year.
Our Favorite Christmas Cookie Recipes, from Biscotti to Gingerbread
'Tis the season to bake cookies! Use our delicious recipes for biscotti, gingerbread, shortbread, spritz, and more to make the best edible gifts for family and friends.
11 Gift-Worthy Sweets to Give During the Holiday Season
From colorful cookies to spicy brittle, everyone will love opening up a box of these desserts.
How Cookies Came to Be the Ultimate Christmas Treat
The sweet history of this ultimate holiday treat.
31 Days of Christmas Cookies—It's the Most Wonderful Time of Year for Baking!
Daily baking inspiration for the holidays and beyond! 'Tis the season to enjoy (and gift!) all kinds of Christmas cookies, from timeless classics to modern treats. Want more tasty and festive holiday cookie recipes and tips? Be sure to download our complete guide here!
Chocolate Spice Cookies
Believe it or not, the two cookies in this photo share the same delicious ginger-spiced dough. The main recipe will result in a patterned cookie laced with cocoa, embossed with a cookie stamp, and brushed with an orange-butter glaze; head to the variation for a simpler—but no less delicious—version that is packed with chopped semi-sweet chocolate and rolled in sanding sugar for sweet sparkle.