Christmas Cookie Recipes

Gingerbread is the stuff holidays are made of. The smell just screams holidays. Plus, you can do so much with the forgiving dough from these gingerbread cookies.

You can make them any shape you want; you can use them to make a gingerbread house, or even as edible decorations for your tree. You can, of course, make this dough ahead and freeze for later use, or keep in the fridge for up to three days before use. Continue reading

You’ve heard of the holiday fruitcake – you know the one that’s been passed around for generations and no one ever eats? Or so the story goes. Well, the same cannot be said for these delicious cookies that are full to the brim of delightful candied and dry fruit. You will love these. They make a great gift, wrapped in a nice holiday-themed tin. Continue reading

Shortbread brings back memories of holidays of old, but the nutty lemon flavor of these will bring something new. For everyone on your list and in your family who loves shortbread, these will be a winner that they’ll beg for year after year. Continue reading