35 Must Have Christmas Cookie Recipes

These 35 Must Have Christmas Cookie Recipes are sure to put you in a jolly mood! From Hot Chocolate Sandwich Cookies to Reindeer Cookie Pops, there’s a Christmas cookie here for everyone!

A Collage of Eight Festive Kinds of Christmas Cookies

The Best Christmas Cookie Recipes

A collection of 35 must have Christmas Cookie Recipes for this holiday season; from traditional to kid friendly to out of the box christmas cookies. You’ll love them all!

It’s that time of year.

The time when flour, sugar, butter, and eggs are a necessity in the house. When the oven is constantly on and baking sheets are being washed around the clock!

What time is it?

Christmas Cookie Time!

Whether you do a cookie exchange with friends, bake goodie bags for neighbors, or just like to make Christmas Cookies. Today, this post is for you!

You can never had too many Christmas Cookie Recipes, so below is a multitude of must have recipes for this holiday season. There are traditional recipes, kid friendly recipes, and more contemporary cookie recipes that are sure to keep you busy this season!

Hope you enjoy these recipes as much as I enjoyed finding them. Can’t wait to make a couple of these… ok .. who am I kidding. I want to make all of these! 🙂

Pistachio Cranberry  Oatmeal Cookies | Joyful Healthy Eats

A Pistachio Cranberry Oatmeal Cookie with a Bite Taken Out of It

 

Holiday Sugar Cookies | Self Proclaimed Foodie

A Plate of Holiday Sugar Cookies Next to a Sign for Santa

 

Glazed Little Orange Cookies with Cinnamon & Cloves | Eat the Love

Glazed Orange Cookies with Cinnamon & Cloves on a Baking Sheet

 

Cranberry Pistachio Biscotti | Joyful Healthy Eats

Pieces of Cranberry Pistachio Biscotti on a Cooling Rack

 

Red Velvet & White Cake Mix Cookies | Dairy of a Recipe Collector

A Pile of Red Velvet and White Cake Mix Cookies

 

Hot Chocolate Sandwich Cookies | I Heart Eating

Two Hot Chocolate Sandwich Cookies Stacked on Top of Parchment Paper

 

Peppermint Chocolate Crispers | Crumbs & Chaos

Peppermint Chocolate Chipster Cookies on a Cooling Rack Beside a Glass of Milk

 

Skinny Dark Chocolate Pomegranate Hazelnut Fudge | Joyful Healthy Eats

Pieces of Skinny Dark Chocolate Pomegranate Hazelnut Fudge on a Counter Top

 

Chewy Molasses Sugar Cookies | Self Proclaimed Foodie

A Stack of Molasses Sugar Cookies on a Clean White Plate

 

Double Chocolate Candy Cane Cookies | Beyond Frosting

Three Double Chocolate Candy Cane Cookies Next to a Bottle of Milk and More Cookies

 

Pistachio Shortbread Cookies | The View from Great Island

A Roll of Dough for Pistachio Shortbread Cookies

 

Brown Butter Salted Caramel Snickerdoodles | Two Peas & Their Pod

Brown Butter Salted Caramel Snickerdoodles on a White Counter Top

 

Dark Chocolate Amaretto Fudge Cookies | Running to the Kitchen

A Plate of Dark Chocolate Amaretto Fudge Cookies With a Cold Glass of Milk

 

Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cookies | Joyful Healthy Eats

Six Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cookies on a Cooling Rack

 

 

Royal Iced Sugar Cookies | Spoonful of Flavor

Assorted Iced Sugar Cookies with Colorful Frosting

 

Healthy Chocolate Chunk Molasses Gingerbread Cookies | Running to the Kitchen

Molasses Gingerbread Cookies with Chocolate Stacked on a Plate

 

Double Chocolate Crinkle Cookies | Melanie Makes

A Stack of Double Chocolate Ginger Crinkle Cookies Wrapped in Parchment Paper

 

Mississippi Mud Cookies | Food Babbles

Mississippi Mud Cookies Lined up in a Pan

 

Mint Dark Chocolate Chip Cookies | Joyful Healthy Eats

A Stack of Mint Dark Chocolate Chip Cookies Beside a Glass of Milk

 

Nutella White Chocolate Chip Cookies | This Gal Cooks

A Stack of Nutella White Chocolate Chip Cookies Coated in Sprinkles

 

Strawberry Lemon Linzer Cookies | Its Yummi

A Strawberry Lemon Linzer Cookie on a Spatula

 

Triple Chocolate Hot Fudge Brownie Cookies | Chelsea’s Messy Apron

A Triple Chocolate Hot Fudge Brownie Cookie Split in Half

 

Millionaire Shortbread | An Edible Mosaic

Two Twix Bar Cookies on a Wooden Cutting Board

 

Mint Dark Chocolate Fudge | Joyful Healthy Eats

A Piece of Mint Dark Chocolate Fudge with a Bite Taken Out

 

Gluten Free Chocolate Hazelnut Cookies | A Joyful Foodie

A Stack of Gluten Free Chocolate Hazelnut Cookies

 

Peanut Butter & Jelly Thumbprint Cookies | Jeanette’s Healthy Living

Two Plates of Peanut Butter and Jelly Thumbprint Quinoa Cookies

 

Eggnog Blossoms | Back for Seconds

A Plate of Eggnog Cookies Next to Two Green Christmas Ornaments

 

Mint Brownie Brittle Biscotti | Lemons for Lulu

A Plate of Mint Brownie Brittle Biscotti Next to a Bag of Brownie Brittle

 

Red Velvet Cookie Sandwiches | Life Love & Sugar

A Stack of Red Velvet Cookie Sandwiches on a Plate

 

Chocolate Peppermint Chip Cookie | Call Me PMC

Chocolate Peppermint Chip Cookies Stacked Between Layers of Parchment Paper

 

Christmas Wreath Cookies | Joyful Healthy Eats

Four Christmas Wreath Cookies on a Piece of Parchment Paper

 

Rolo Cookies with Sea Salt | Like Mother Like Daughter

A Pile of Rolo Cookies on a White Plate

 

Reindeer Cookie Pops | Fork & Beans

Four Reindeer Cookie Pops Propped Up with an Egg Carton

 

Grain Free Jam Thumbprint Cookies | With Food & Love

Grain Free Jam Thumbprint Cookies on a Baking Sheet with Pine Clippings

 

Mexican Hot Chocolate Cookie Sandwiches | Snappy Gourmet

Four Mexican Hot Chocolate Cookies on a Plate Next to a Green Placemat

 

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  1. Ashley | Spoonful of Flavor

    Cookie time is my favorite time! Thank you so much for including my recipe. I can’t wait to try some of the others!

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