12 Christmas Cookie Recipes

I am ALWAYS looking for new Christmas Cookie Recipes.  I am hoping that this year, I can even find a Christmas Cookie Exchange to be a part of, but since we live in a predominately tourist area, I am not holding my breath.  But I will baking Christmas Cookies, and LOTS of them this year.  So on my way to filling out my Christmas Planner, I am looking for my 12 new cookie recipes for this year.  Now I doubt I will be making more than 2 or 3 or 6 of these new recipes, but I like to have plenty to choose from.


So here we go, a dozen new Christmas Cookie Recipes to try this year.  For sources of these Cookies and the complete recipe, please visit our 12 Saturdays to Christmas Pinterest Board.

Chocolate Sugar Cookies

Cherry Almond Shortbread Cookies

White Chocolate Peppermint M&M Cookies

Peppermint Candy Sugar Cookies

Chocolate Pepper*Mint* Cookies

Cottage Cheese Cookies

Chocolate Peppermint Pudding Cookies

Cinnamon Swirl Cookies

Colorful Spiral Cookies

Christmas Tree Meringue Cookies

Hot cocoa cookies

Sugar Cookies with Butter Cream Frosting

About Aunesty Janssen

I am Aunesty Janssen, a mom who is a huge Disney Addict. I have 6 amazing kids, 21 down to 2. With my oldest daughter in CO working for Wells Fargo, my eldest son in the Army, my middle daughter attending college {& a WDW CM}, my middle son a Junior in high school and my two toddlers, the three year old boy, Carson, who is on the Autism Spectrum and Courtney, my large personality two year old.

I love crafts, blogging, baking and spending time with my family.

When I am online, I am usually writing a blog post, or talking on Facebook. You can find me on Aunesty.com, AunestyJanssen.com or Temporary Tourist and few more...

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  1. christine mondy says:

    Oh wow, those peppermint candy sugar cookies look so cute! I’m not sure if I’d eat it because I’d ruin it’s cute-ness! 😀

  2. Tanya White says:

    Yes it is almost that time of year again, I love making cookies and sending them along to friends and family. I am always looking for new recipes each year and these sound amazing, I can’t wait to try the Cherry Almond Shortbread Cookies.. those look so mouth watering. Thanks for sharing these recipes I have this page book marked!


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