‘Tis the season to begin your holiday baking plans and this collection of 28 Easy Christmas Cookies will launch you forward into the Christmas baking season with style. I firmly believe that baking projects don’t have to be intimidating or labor intensive to be delicious. After putting the love into baking cookies for the holidays, the smiling faces of the recipients makes it all worth while.
28 Easy Christmas Cookies for Holiday Baking
Prepare to be inspired as you browse colorful pinwheels, chocolate dipped nut bars, biscotti, German Chocolate cookie bars, caramel Twix cookies, frosted cashew cookies, lemon snow drops, chocolate chip cranberry walnut cookies, gingerbread Christmas trees, red velvet candy cane cookies, thumbprints and much more. So grab some flour, sugar, eggs and a handful of sprinkles and make some gifts this year to show your loved ones you appreciate them with every sugar coated bite.
Tip for Planning your Holiday Cookie Baking:
- Choose the recipes you want to make and make a list.
- Start with fresh ingredients.
- Make a list of supplies needed and take stock of what you already have on hand.
- Check the expiration dates on baking powder and baking soda and toss them if out of date.
- Make sure you have all of the proper kitchen tools already on hand to make the recipes you’ve chosen. For example, will you need piping bags, tips and supplies, food coloring or jimmies for decorating.
- Get the whole family involved and bake some memories.
Candy Cane Cookies from Cooking with Curls
Caramel Twix Cookies from Swanky Recipes
Dark Chocolate Mint Brownie Cookies from Melissa’s Southern Style Kitchen
Chewy Lemon Snowdrop Cookies from Wholefully
Chocolate Nut Bars from Bread Booze Bacon
Christmas Crinkle Cool Whip Cookies from Bread Booze Bacon
Cranberry Orange White Chocolate Chip Cookies from Melissa’s Southern Style Kitchen
Christmas Doodles from Persnickety Plates
Classic Sugar Cookies from The Love Nerds
Cranberry Orange Pinwheels from Cooking on the Front Burner
Cranberry Walnut Chocolate Chip Cookies from Melissa’s Southern Style Kitchen
Chocolate Peppermint Biscotti from She Wears Many Hats
Frosted Cashew Cookies from Home.Made.Interest.
German Chocolate Cookie Bars from Love and Confections
Gingerbread Sandwich Cookies with Vanilla Buttercream from What the Fork
Italian Ricotta Cookies from Love Bakes Good Cakes
Nutella Pinwheels from White Lights on Wednesday
Pasta Frolla Christmas Jam Cookies from A Family Feast
Cutout Cream Cheese Sugar Cookies from Melissa’s Southern Style Kitchen
Peppermint Meringue Cookies from Living Sweet Moments
Pfeffernusse (Spice Cookies) from My Sequined Life
Red Velvet Candy Cane Kiss Cookies from Delightful E Made
Salted Caramel & Pecan Thumbprint Cookies from Real Housemoms
Snowy Gingerbread Christmas Trees from Baked by an Introvert
Toasted Coconut & Toffee Chocolate Chip Cookies from Something Swanky
Toffee Almond Snowball Cookies from Cupcakes & Kale Chips
White Chocolate Macadamia Coconut Cookies from Melissa’s Southern Style Kitchen