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100 Amazing Holiday Cookie Recipes

100 Amazing Holiday Cookie Recipes //

I love to bake when I can find the time to do so. When the action starts in the kitchen, it’s fun to watch the flour fly and chocolate melt. I’ve been swooned by the the decadence I see online. Treats created by my pals around the web ~ some of these are healthy, others pure holiday fun. Take your pick!

Enjoy tempting holiday cookie recipes that you can bake at home ~ Get some practice in before Christmas.

For regular cookie updates follow my Cookies and Christmas Joy! Pinterest boards.


These twice baked dippers are great for breakfast with coffee and to pack in tins as gifts.


Everything tastes better with chocolate. Don’t you agree?

Chocolate Chip Cookies

Classic is always fabulous!

Decorated Cookies

Stunning creations that delight the eyes and tastebuds!

Gluten Free

Also take a look at the Vegan category for more great GF options.


These spiced cookies always delight!


Winter cookies are so fun with a cool, crisp minty chill!

Mix It Up

Cookie creations I cannot resist sharing…

Oatmeal Cookies

Oatmeal cookies are always a comfort food favorite. These have some extra charm.


Grain free cookies…

Sandwich Cookies

Cream & Crunch? Bring it. Also don’t forget to enter your chocolate sandwich cookie recipes into the Chocolate Adventure Contest.


These cinnamon spiced sugar cookies are always popular ~ especially this time of year!


It is always nice to have choices, even when it comes to Christmas cookies. Here are healthier vegan options.

~ Marla Meridith

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40 thoughts on “100 Amazing Holiday Cookie Recipes

  1. Marla this post is amazing – WOW! It’s pretty much every cookie I’ve seen, wanted to make, have on my radar screen, or didn’t even know existed but now I have to have it – all rolled into one! Thanks for including my Homemade Thin Mints and wow, just opened about 25 links! Thanks for taking the time to compile this!

  2. Wow–what an incredible collection of cookies! And always so chuffed to see cookies that I can actually EAT! 😀 Thanks, Marla. Have a great holiday season!!

  3. What at timely roundup Marla – just sitting down to figure out what cookies to make for our Holiday Open House. Would love to pick one from each category – there are so many to choose from! Thanks for including one of mine ;).

  4. Marla, this is such a great cookie round-up, and it’s so generous of you to include so many talented food bloggers out there… all well deserving of your mention! Looks like I’ve got some Sunday recipe reading to do… Happy holidays to you & your family!

  5. I did a trial run of one of my planned Christmas cookies last night and it didn’t turn out as planned, imagine my delight when I got on Facebook today to see a post of 100 cookie recipes I could try to replace it in my plans, thanks!

  6. So many cookies to try, what an awesome assortment. thank for putting this together, I can’t wait to come back and pick few new ones to try. Thank you so much for including my linzer cookies. merry christmas, hani

  7. Thanks so much for including my red velvet crinkles in the list! There are so many amazing recipes included…this really makes me want to get baking!!!!