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200+ of the BEST & MERRIEST Christmas Cookie Recipes

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200+ of the BEST & MERRIEST Christmas Cookie Recipes 1

It's the season for baking! Personally, I bake big trays of cookies for home and give some to neighbors and coworkers. If you want to bake some up, I've compiled this HUGE collection of over 200 of the best Christmas cookies to help. Since I love Christmas sharing, at the end of the list I’m going to post some favorite Christmas cookie exchange ideas as well.  If you bake up some Christmas cheer, let me know what you tried and liked. I love seeing pictures too!


Dark Chocolate Candy Cane Cookies

White Chocolate Dipped Ginger Cookies

Grinch Cookies

Buckeye Balls

Soft Batch Christmas Sprinkle Cookies

Gingerbread Cookies

Perfect Snickerdoodle Cookies

20 Minute Christmas Crack

Peppermint Chocolate Thumbprint Cookies

Snowball Christmas Cookies

Twix Cookies

Cake Mix Chocolate Chip Christmas Cookies


Raspberry Almond Shortbread Thumbprints

Peppermint Crunch Sugar Cookies

Cherry Lemon Candy Cane Cookies

Caramel Apple Sugar Cookies

Grandma's Monster Cookies

Holiday Cranberry Orange Chocolate Chip Shortbread Cookies

Oatmeal, Dark Chocolate and Cranberry Cookies

Nutella Ganache Cookie Cups

Chocolate Cherry Sandwich Cookies

Almond Joy Thumbprint Cookies

Turtle Brownie Cookies

Mint Kiss Meringue Cookies

Chocolate Turtle Cookies

Cheesecake Stuffed Chocolate Peanut Butter Cookies

Dark Chocolate Peppermint Cookies {gluten free}

Santa Claus Cookies

Ultra Soft Peppermint Sugar Cookies

Peanut Butter Snickers Cookies

Dark Chocolate Cookies with Dark Chocolate Fudge Filling

Christmas Sugar Cookies

Chocolate Covered Cherry Sugar Cookie Cups

Perfect Cream Cheese Sugar Cookies

Easy and Delicious Sugar Cookies

Peppermint Shortbread Cookies

Christmas Sugar Cookie Truffles

Reindeer Sugar Cookies

Mint Chip Sugar Cookies

Toasted Hazelnut Slice 'n' Bake Cookies with Milk Chocolate

Grinch Sugar Cookie Bars

Easy Slice ‘n’ Bake Vanilla Bean Christmas Sugar Cookies

Soft Peanut Butter Oatmeal Cookie Recipe

Christmas Lights Cookies

Copycat Lofthouse Sugar Cookies

Cranberry Bliss Cookies

Melted Snowman Cookies

Christmas Tree Sugar Cookies 

Perfect Peanut Butter Cookies

Amish Sugar Cookies

Cinnamon Maple Sugar Cookies

Classic Gingerbread Men Cookies

Slice n’ Bake Christmas Tree Cookies

Creme Brûlée Sugar Cookies

Pretzel Toffee Shortbread Cookies

Reindeer Poop Cookies

Peanut Butter Kiss Cookies

White Chocolate Cherry Thumbprint Cookies

Peanut Butter Cup Cookies

Peanut Butter Christmas Cookies

Gingerbread Men Slice N' Bake Cookies

Perfect Peanut Butter Cut-Out Cookie

White Chocolate Dipped Peanut Butter Cookies

Red Velvet Peppermint Thumbprints

Santa Claus Cookies

Pecan Pie Shortbread Cookies

Classic Peanut Butter Cookies

Pecan Pie Cookies

Chocolate Dipped Toffee Pecan Shortbread Cookies

‘Ugly Sweater’ Buttercream Frosted Christmas Cookies

Pecan Pie Bars

Pecan Snowball Cookies

No-Bake Christmas Tree Cookies

Turtle Snickerdoodles

Pecan Tassies

Chocolate Mint Truffle Snowball Cookies

Brown Sugar Pecan Cookies

Caramel Stuffed Brown Sugar Cookies

Royal Iced Sugar Cookies

Brown Butter Cinnamon Crinkle Cookies 

Chocolate Chocolate Chip Cookies

Brown Butter Cinnamon Crinkle Cookies 

Chewy Lemon Snowdrop Cookies

Brown Butter Salted Caramel Snickerdoodles

Mint Cheesecake Stuffed Chocolate Chip Cookies

The Best Snickerdoodles

Chocolate Chip Oatmeal Scotchies

Caramel Surprise Snickerdoodles

Candy Cane Brownie Cookies

Gooey Salted Caramel Vanilla Butter Cookies

Mint Chocolate Chip Cookies

Salted Caramel Turtle Thumbprint Cookies

Melt-In-Your-Mouth Eggnog Cookies

Twix Thumbprint Cookies

Eggnog Cheesecake Cookie Cups

Lime Coconut Snowball Cookies

Eggnog Gooey Butter Cookies

Strawberry Swirl Cookies

Eggnog Snickerdoodles

Flourless Peanut Butter Chocolate Cookies

Cinnamon Eggnog Christmas Cookies

Red Velvet Crinkle Cookies

Chocolate Peppermint Sandwich Cookies

Red Velvet Cheesecake Cookies

Cowboy Cookies

Red Velvet Snowballs 

Healthy Ginger Snap Recipe

Red Velvet Butter Cookies

Easy Christmas Wreath Cookies

Red Velvet Whoopie Pie

Macaroon Blossom Cookies

Red Velvet Cream Cheese Thumbprints

Love and Confections: German Chocolate Cookies

Red Velvet Christmas Cookies

Gingerbread Blossoms

Red Velvet Sugar Cookies

No-Bake Avalanche Cookies

Red Velvet Cookie Sandwiches

Peppermint Hot Chocolate Cookie Cups Recipe

Red Velvet Ooey Gooey Bars

Peanut Butter Ritz Cracker Cookies

BEST Soft Gingerbread Cookies

Softbatch No-Roll Holiday Sprinkles Cookies

Soft Baked Gingersnap Cookies 

Sugar Cookie

Gingerbread Whoopie Pies

Caramilk Stuffed Snickerdoodles

Molasses Sugar Cookies

Red Velvet Crinkle Cookies

Chewy Ginger Molasses Cookies

Chocolate Filled Thumbprint Cookies

Award Winning Gingerbread Cookies

White Chocolate Dipped Snickerdoodles

Classic Gingerbread Men

Orange Chocolate Chip Cookies

Gingerbread Christmas Trees

Easy Iced Sugar Cookies

Gingerbread Blossoms

Crispy Chocolate Chip Cookies

Gingerbread Magic Cookies

Double Chocolate Mint Truffle Cookies

Gingerbread Chocolate Thumbprint Cookies

Cream Cheese Sugar Cookies

Gingerbread Oreo Balls

Hot Chocolate Cookies

Andes Mint Cookies

Chocolate Dipped Toffee Chip Cookies

Chocolate Cherry Blossom Cookies

Flourless Hot Chocolate Cookies

Chocolate Covered Cherry Cookies

Ginger Crinkle Snowflake Christmas Cookies

Thin Mint Oreo Cups

Chocolate Crinkle Candy Cane Kiss Cookies

Melted Snowman Oreo Balls

Soft Frosted Chocolate-Chocolate Chip Sprinkles Cookies

No Bake Oreo Truffles

Buttercream Thumbprint Sugar Cookies

Oreo Peppermint Crunch Cookies

Gingerdoodles Cookie Recipe

3-ingredient Nutella Truffles

Triple Layer Chocolate Cookies

Candy Cane Oreo Truffles

Ooey Gooey Nutella Stuffed Chocolate Cookies

Chocolate Crinkle Candy Cane Kiss

Classic Christmas Cookies

Peppermint Hot Chocolate Cookie Cups

Last Minute Christmas Cookies

Christmas M&M Mini Cookies 

Christmas Drop Cookies

M&M’S Christmas Cookies for Santa

Filled and Stuffed Christmas Cookies

M&M Shortbread Cookies

Frosted and Iced Christmas Cookies

Chocolate Drizzle Christmas Cookie Sticks

Slice and Bake Christmas Cookies

Chocolate Mint Truffle Snowball Cookies

Chick-fil-A Chocolate Chunk Copy-Cat Cookies

No Bake Peppermint Bark Cookies

Peanut Butter Blossoms

Iced Chocolate Peppermint Cookies

Macadamia White Chocolate Chunk Cookies

Peppermint Chocolate Thumbprint

Mrs. Fields Cookies

Mint Oreo Truffles

Candy Cane Cookies

Peppermint Pattie-Stuffed Chocolate Cookies

Molasses Crinkle Cookies 

Candy Cane Brownie Cookies

Giant Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies

Andes Mint Cookies

Gingerbread Sugar Cookies

Candy Cane Cookie Dough Truffles

Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Cookies

Double Chocolate Snowball Cookies

Pretzel Cookies

Chocolate Crinkle Cookies

Almond Sugar Cookies

Fudgy Chocolate Crinkle Cookies

Cake Batter Chocolate Chip Cookies

Chocolate Chip Snowballs

Pumpkin Cookies

Hershey’s Secret Kiss

Candy Cane Oreos

Rolo Chocolate Chip Cookie Cups

Peanut Butter Creme Cookie Cups

Rolo Double Chocolate Chip Christmas Cookies

Brownie Cookies

Church Window Cookies

Cinnamon Oatmeal Cookies

Chocolate Frosted Christmas Cookies 

Rocky Road Cookies

White Chocolate Peppermint Cookies

Caramelita Cookies

White Chocolate Peppermint Pudding Cookies

Homemade Oreo Cookies

Polar Bear Cookies

Chocolate Peppermint Patty Cookies

Holiday Vanilla Pudding Cake Cookies

Marshmallow Stuffed Cookies

Blizzard Cookies

Dipped Ritz Cookies

White Chocolate Ting-a-Lings

Homemade Crunchy Oreo Cookies

Hot Cocoa Marshmallow Cookie Cups

Salted Caramel Coconut Thumbprints

Christmas Tree Cookie Stacks

Cream Cheese Stuffed Sugar Pillows

Christmas Crinkle Cool Whip Cookies

Italian Ricotta Cookies

Confetti Cake Batter Cookies 

Tiramisu Cookies

Funfetti Shortbread Bites

Dark Chocolate Oatmeal Lace Cookies

Soft Batch Christmas Sprinkle Cookies

Christmas Pinwheel Cookies

No Roll Holiday Sprinkles

Salted Caramel Stuffed Chocolate Cookies

Christmas Cheesecake Cookies

Peppermint Kiss Thumbprint Cookies 

Raspberry Almond Shortbread Thumbprints

Cherry Almond Shortbread Cookies

Sticky Toffee Pudding Cookies

Brown Butter Oatmeal Cookies Stuffed with Nutella

Chai Shortbread Cookies with Sea Salt

Christmas Tree Meringue Cookies 

Christmas Cornflake Wreaths

Candy Cane Cookies

Almond Cut Out Cookies

Holiday Sugar Cookie Bars with Cream Cheese Frosting

Frosted Cranberry Cookies

Kris Kringle Christmas Cookies

White Chocolate Cranberry Cookies

White Chocolate Cranberry Crinkle Cookies

Cranberry Orange Cookies

Pumpkin Oatmeal Cookies

Santa Sugar Cookies

Pumpkin-Oat Chocolate Chip Cookies

Copy-Cat SWIG Sugar Cookies

Melt In Your Mouth Pumpkin Cookies

Frosted Peppermint Brownie Cookies

Bakery-Style Pumpkin Chocolate-Chip Cookies

Candy Cane Kiss Cookies

Pumpkin Cheesecake Snickerdoodles

German Chocolate Cake Cookies

Pumpkin Pie Sugar Cookies

White Chocolate Topped Gingerbread Cookies

Cinnamon Chip Pumpkin Cookies

No Bake White Chocolate Thin Mints

Pumpkin Cheesecake Cookies

Chocolate Peppermint Kiss Cookies

Pumpkin Gingersnap Cookies

Brown Sugar Cookies

Soft Batch Pumpkin Sugar Cookies

Hot Cocoa Cookies

Pumpkin Spice Cookies with Cinnamon Cream Cheese Frosting

Snowflake Meltaway Cookies

Pumpkin Caramel Cheesecake Bars with a Streusel Topping

Butterscotch Toffee Cookies

Pumpkin Cheesecake Bars

Triple Chocolate Cookies

Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Bars

Reese’s Peanut Butter Cookies

Pumpkin Pie Crumb Bars

Santa’s Cookies

Pumpkin Snickerdoodle Cookie Bars with Pumpkin Buttercream Frosting

Mint Chip Sugar Cookies

Pumpkin Caramel Layer Bars

Dark Chocolate Eggnog Cookies

Soft Pumpkin Cookies

Peanut Butter Nutella Cookies

Pumpkin Whoopie Pies with Maple Cream Cheese Frosting

Design Your Own Chocolate Cookies

Dutch Apple Pie Cookies

Melt in Your Mouth Eggnog Cookies

Apple Pie Cookies

Nutella White Chocolate Chip Cookies

Apple Cookies and Cream Cheese Frosting

Double Chocolate Dream Cookies

Caramel Apple Pie Cookies

Dark Chocolate Almond Butter Cookies

Apple Oatmeal Cookies

No Bake Coconut Praline Cookies

Apple Crisp Cookie Cups

Oreo Pudding Cookies

Caramel Apple Pie Magic Bars

Pomegranate White Chocolate Chunk Cookies

Apple Crisp Shortbread Bars

Red Velvet Gooey Butter Cookies


Cinnamon Roll Cookies

Salted Caramel Apple Pie Bars

Cinnamon French Toast Cookies

Apple Crisp Cookies

Christmas Swirl Cookies

Apple Blondies

Butter Pecan Cookies

Cranberry Citrus Shortbread Icebox Cookies

Cookie Dough Truffles

Candy Cane Bark

Cookie Dough Pretzel Bites

Chocolate Sugar Cookies

Candy Cane Truffles

Gingerbread Cheesecake Bites

Maple Pecan Biscotti

Salted Caramel Macarons

Sugar Cookie Squares

Chocolate Peppermints

Thin Mint Truffles

Chocolate Chip Meringues

Gingerbread Macarons


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One Comment

  • Shane

    Great post! I want to try these recipes. They’re easy yet healthy.

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