Whether you are making them for gifts, for Santa, or just to enjoy at home, the holiday season requires Christmas cookies. And while there is nothing wrong with just popping into the store and grabbing rolls of cookie dough, we all know there is something special about making cookies from scratch, or at least putting your own spin on that ready-made dough. Below are 5 easy Christmas cookie recipes that will make your cookies feel special without becoming a chore for you.

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5 Easy Christmas Cookie Recipes

Cookies and Cream Cookies

Do you love cookies and cream chocolate bars? Or ice cream? Well, with this recipe, you can get that flavor in a cookie. All you need is a simple, sugar cookie base and some Oreo cookies. If you want to make it really simple, simply buy sugar cookie dough from the store.

Italian Ricotta Cookies

Cheese in cookies? Why not? If you love all things cheesecake, this cookie is a must try. The result of this recipe is a light, delicious cookie that has the flavor of a rich sugar cookie. It is a great departure from typical Christmas cookies without being too different.

Christmas Tree Peanut Butter Blossoms

This one is a classic, so you simply cannot skip it. The recipe is simple, with very basic decorating to help you make it feel more festive. Because it is so easy, this is a great cookie to have the kids help you with, so don’t be afraid to get them in on the fun.

Peppermint Candy Cane Cookies

Okay, so this one comes with quite a few steps, but the truth is that it is pretty easy once you get a feel for it. And considering how fancy the result is, you will feel like you didn’t put in much effort at all. These are cookies that are sure to impress.

No-Bake Christmas Tree Cookies

What is easier than cookies you don’t have to bake? Once again, these are great for the kids because they are simple to make and include fun decorating. Anyone who receives these as a gift will adore them, and they look great sitting out at the holiday party.

Is there a Christmas cookie recipe you use every year? Share it with us!

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November 18, 2016

5 Easy Christmas Cookie Recipes

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