Share the holiday cheer with these Christmas cookie recipes. It’s never too early to start baking treats for the entire family to get everyone into the Christmas vibe. Whatever cookie you fancy, I’m sure there’s something here that will satisfy your sweet tooth!
15 Favorite DIY Christmas Cookies | Best Christmas Cookie Recipes
Christmas is just around the corner. And with this favorite holiday in mind, many scramble to get their decorations up, their shopping and pretty much everything else to get the spirit going. To give you energy for the hectic days ahead, I’ve got sugary sweet treats so scrumptious, you won’t even want to share them. Just kidding! So how about some sprinkle-coated sugary sweets, candy cane cookies, mountain-high meringues and jam-covered treats? I’ve rounded up 15 favorite DIY Christmas cookies guaranteed to satisfy everyone! And they’re so cute, too!
1. Snowflake Oreo Cookies
Here’s something that reminds me of everyone’s favorite animated movie, “Frozen”! If your kids love Frozen (I’m sure they do), try serving these Christmas cookies while watching the movie with them!
2. Melted Snowman Cookies
Awww.. These super cute snowman Christmas cookies are sure show-stoppers! Kind of reminds me of Olaf.. “Some people are worth melting for.” (In Polish – So please use Google Chrome browser to get a translation automatically.)
3. Christmas Mice Cookies
Too-cute sweets that taste like truffles will look perfect on your holiday cookie platter. I don’t think they’re the kind of mice who loves cheese though.
4. Candy Cane Kisses Chocolate Cookies
Red-and-white striped Christmas cookies topped with a Hershey’s Candy Cane Kiss for the final festive touch will surely brighten everyone’s day!
5. Christmas Tree Meringue Cookies
They’re light and super sweet I bet you can’t stop yourself from gobbling these heavenly sugary treats! And their shape is just perfect for the holidays. Cute little Christmas trees.
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6. Sparkly Vanilla Bean Macaroons
Loving those pinwheel macaroon dusted with white edible glitter! Don’t they look just gorgeous and fancy? Yum! Make them with this recipe. And don’t stop at red, I’m probably going to make green versions of them too.
7. Christmas Sandies
Festive and colorful Christmas sandies that are simply delicious! They’re quick n’ easy so grab the recipe here. You’ll just need 7 ingredients to make it!
8. Cran-Pistachio Cookies
These Christmas cookies’ soft texture and gorgeous pastel green color do not only look festive and fab, they’re super scrumptious, too! Check out the Christmas cookie recipe here.
9. Linzer Christmas Cookies
I bet you think these delicious Christmas cookies look complicated to make. But they’re so easy! Grab the Christmas cookie recipe and give it a try here.
10. Perfect Sugar Cookie Cut-Outs
How about some tender and yummy Christmas cookies? TIP: You’ll learn how to make those perfect cut-outs with this recipe. I can think of other shapes to play with too.
11. Flour-less Chocolate Cookies
Who doesn’t love chocolate chip cookies?? These chewy and gooey chocolate chip cookies will definitely be your Christmas platter winner!
11. Pink and Purple Sugar Cookies
Playful and girly – These cute purple and pink penguin cookies are such a darling! Your little girls will surely love to munch on these beautiful cookies.
12. Peppermint Candy Sugar Cookies
Bite-size sugar cookies look so fun and they’re tasty too! I’d probably think they’re peppermint candies with the shape and packaging. It’s a great give-away idea for the holiday season.
13. Teddy Bear Cookies
Look at these cute golden brown teddies hugging almonds as if they were their own teddies!! Don’t they look soo cute? I’m sure they’ll taste amazing too.
14. Chocolate-Pistachio Slice-and-Bake Cookies
The kiddie favorite gets an adult makeover! These chocolate brown cookies with brilliant pops of vibrant green are treats for the eyes and the taste buds!
15. Candy-Stripe Cookie Sticks
Fab and classy pirouettes are just perfect for plunking down into a big cup of Joe or hot chocolate! They look so good you may need to keep these cookie sticks out f kids’ reach.
Turn Santa’s belly into delectable cookies with this video tutorial from Cookies Cupcakes and Cardio:
Christmas cookies are so much fun to make and all the more enjoyable to eat. Whether you’re looking for simple or delicate cookies recipes to try, any recipe from this list will put a smile on your family’s face.
Which Christmas cookie recipe do you think will satisfy your sweet tooth? Let me know below in the comments!