Whether you’re taking part in a cookie exchange or just making some festive treats for your family to enjoy you’ll be spoilt for choice with these festive Christmas cookie recipes!
Hands up if your favourite part of the Holiday season is munching away on a cookie or three?
Well today is your lucky day because I’ve rounded up 30 of the most festive Christmas cookie recipes I could find. And they are all super delicious!
You can bake them for your cookie exchange, send them off to family and friends as edible Christmas gifts, or just eat them all yourself.
Don’t forget to record your favorite recipes in your
Holiday recipe journal
so you can make them again next year!
Cranberry Cookies Recipe
These cranberry cookies are the perfect cookie recipe for Christmas this year! They’re moist, delicious, and full of that perfect holiday flavor.
Cranberry Cookies Recipe by Crayons and Cravings Chocolate Chip Biscotti
These Chocolate Chip Biscotti are a delicious cookie that is sure to become a favorite to bake and share for Christmas. They are sturdy enough for shipping to friends and relatives!
Chocolate Chip Biscotti by Miss in the Kitchen Low Carb Keto Gingerbread Cookies
Don’t let keto fool you – these keto gingerbread cookies will be loved by all. A super yummy gingerbread cookie perfect for the holidays
Low Carb Keto Gingerbread Cookies by Kimspired DIY Old Fashioned Molasses Cookies Recipe
“Molasses cookies have been a holiday staple for generations. Make this easy old fashioned Christmas cookie for your loved ones this year.
This recipe for Homemade Peppermint Snickerdoodles is very simple and easy! They are delicious and adorable, the BEST Christmas Cookie for Holiday Dinners or Cookie Swaps.
Peppermint Snickerdoodles by When is Dinner? Double Caramel Stuffed White Chocolate Chip Cookies
These ooey-gooey double caramel stuffed white chocolate chip cookies taste as good as they sound! If you want, you can make the cookie batter ahead and freeze. Then bake them fresh for the holidays.
Double Caramel Stuffed White Chocolate Chip Cookies by Less Time Cooking More Time Living Peanut Butter Cup Cookies with Pretzels
Looking for the perfect salty and sweet combo?! Check out these Peanut Butter Cup Cookies loaded with mini peanut butter cups and pretzels for a delicious flavor combination.
Peanut Butter Cup Cookies with Pretzels by Edhardts Eat Stacked Christmas Tree Cookies – Holiday Trees with Frosting and Star!
It’s not truly the holiday season until you’ve whipped up a batch of these delicious Eggnog Cookies! With a soft cake-y texture and rich eggnog and spice frosting, you’ll find yourself handing out the recipe time and time again!
Eggnog Cookies by Shaken Together Life Peppermint Brownie Cookies
Chocolate Peppermint Blossoms
A unique taste on a holiday classic, these chocolate peppermint blossoms may look like peanut butter blossoms but with a chocolate cookie and candy cane mint Hershey’s kiss, making them the perfect holiday cookie.
Chocolate Peppermint Blossoms by Chisel and Fork Christmas Cookie Sticks Recipe
If you’re looking for a Christmas cookie recipe that’s as fun as it is versatile, these Christmas Cookie Sticks might be just what you’re looking for! When you think about it, the decorating possibilities are almost endless.
Christmas Cookie Sticks Recipe by Ottawa Mommy Club Christmas Gooey Butter Cookies
Save time by using a cake mix to create these easy, festive, and delicious Christmas Gooey Butter Cookies. They are sure to become a new holiday fave!
Christmas Gooey Butter Cookies by Dear Crissy Peppermint Meringues- Vegan Aqufaba Recipe
Heavenly Hot Cocoa Cookies
These delicious chewy chocolate cookies have a melted marshmallow center and chocolate drizzle and taste better than hot cocoa!
Heavenly Hot Cocoa Cookies by The Soccer Mom Blog Coca-Cola® Cake Mix Cookies
These easy cake mix cookies turn out perfect every time and are only a couple of ingredients. They are a hit with everyone from Santa to Grandpa!
Coca-Cola® Cake Mix Cookies by Two Kids and a Coupon Sweet Candy Cane Cookies
These candy cane cookies give a good twist (no pun intended!) on the traditional sugar cookie. They’re just perfect for the holidays!
Sweet Candy Cane Cookies by Fabulous Habits Serinakaker Norwegian Butter Cookies
Norwegian butter cookies are a simple Christmas cookie with a rich tradition. Made in Norway for hundreds of years, these butter cookies bring back memories for Scandinavian families.
Serinakaker Norwegian Butter Cookies by Adamant Kitchen Fresh Cranberry Shortbread Cookie Recipe For The Holidays
Honey Gingerbread Cookies
Chocolate dipped Honey Gingerbread Cookies are chewy cookies with lots of honey flavour warmed with cinnamon and ginger. These cookies are made with an easy-to-work-with dough that makes using a cookie stamp or mould a breeze!
Honey Gingerbread Cookies by The Monday Box 3D Hidden Surprise Ornament Cookies
Gingerbread Holly Cookies
These Gingerbread Holly Cookies are so easy to make and are loaded with tasty ginger.
Gingerbread Holly Cookies by The Flying Couponer Oil-Free Vegan Sugar Cookies
Cookies with no butter or oil? Oh yes! These scrumptious Oil-Free Vegan Sugar Cookies are perfect to cut and bake for your holiday treats!
Oil-Free Vegan Sugar Cookies by A Plantiful Path Chocolate Peppermint Bark Cookies
Tis the season for peppermint everything. With the holidays on the horizon these Chocolate Peppermint Bark Cookies are a perfect addition to your Christmas baking.
Chocolate Peppermint Bark Cookies by Just Bake the Cookies Christmas Candy Cane Cookies Recipe
This festive Christmas Candy Cane Cookies recipe will become a family-favorite cookie that creates sweet holiday memories.
Christmas Candy Cane Cookies Recipe by Home Cooking Memories Peppermint Biscotti Recipe
This Peppermint Biscotti Recipe with White Chocolate Drizzle is a delicious holiday twist on traditional biscotti, a classic Italian cookie that is twice-baked.
Peppermint Biscotti Recipe by Home Cooking Memories Delicious Peanut Butter Christmas Cookies
These delicious peanut butter Christmas cookies are a peanut butter lovers favorite cookie and perfect for cookie exchanges. Decorate with chocolate, sprinkles, peanut butter cups, and more!
Delicious Peanut Butter Christmas Cookies by Kindly Unspoken Best Soft Sour Cream Cookies with Buttercream Frosting
These are seriously the best kind of cookies for the holidays! So pillowy soft, and lightly sweetened, these bakery style Best Soft Sour Cream Cookies iced with tantalizing Buttercream Frosting make these the bestest sugar cookies in the land!
Best Soft Sour Cream Cookies with Buttercream Frosting by The Baking Chocolatesss Chocolate Fudge Cookies with White Chocolate
You really cannot go wrong with these chocolate fudge cookies drizzled with white chocolate. Not only are they festive, but they’re also sophisticated. But, really, they’re just delicious and a no-fail recipe!
Chocolate Fudge Cookies with White Chocolate by Whispered Inspirations