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100 Must Bake Cookie Recipes for the Holidays

Santa is coming and the office cookie swap is staring us down with its hungry sugar crazed eyes. With the lines and parking at the mall looking more and more like the zombie apocalypse is about to break out at any moment, here’s to keeping it simple this year and giving a homemade gift instead. With all the presents, jingling, and mingling going on around you, the sweets are where it’s at anyway!

There are always the traditional cookies to be baked, but with so many fun new recipes coming out every year – what other cookies are going to make the cut?  Grab your cutest apron and turn up the Christmas tunes, here is a round-up of the best from scratch cookies internet has to offer just in time to finish up those holiday packages.

100 Cookie Recipes Just in time for Santa

Eggnog Sugar Cookies 

Eggnog Sugar Cookies & 100 of the best cookie recipes for Christmas | PasstheSushi.com

Nutella Stuffed Deep Dish Gingerbread Cookies – Cafe Delites

Nutella Stuffed Gingerbread Cookie & 100 of the best cookie recipes for Christmas | PasstheSushi.com

Chocolate Dipped Coconut Macaroons – The Roasted Root 

Chocolate Dipped Coconut Macaroons & 100 of the best cookie recipes for Christmas | PasstheSushi.com

Peppermint Hot Chocolate Cookies – Pumpkn N’ Spice 

Peppermint Hot Cocoa Cookies & 100 of the best cookie recipes for Christmas | PasstheSushi.com

Chocolate Crinkle Cookies – Eat the Love 

Chocolate Crinkle Cookies & 100 of the best cookie recipes for Christmas | PasstheSushi.com

Classic Snickerdoodle Cookies

Classic Snickerdoodle Cookies | Kita Roberts PassTheSushi.com

Brown Butter Chocoalte Chunk Cookies with Hazelnuts 

Browned Butter Chocolate Chunk Hazelnut Cookies & 100 of the best cookie recipes for Christmas | PasstheSushi.com

Snowflake Oreo Cookies – Cake Whiz 

Snowflake Oreo Cookies & 100 of the best cookie recipes for Christmas | PasstheSushi.com

Gingerdoodle Cookies – Kristines Kitchen Blog

Gingerdoodle Cookies & 100 of the best cookie recipes for Christmas | PasstheSushi.com

Maple Pecan Potato Chip Shortbread Cookies – An Edible Mosiac

Maple Pecan Potato Chip Shortbread Cookies & 100 of the best cookie recipes for Christmas | PasstheSushi.com

Peanut Butter Lofthouse Cookies – Bakeahlic Mama

Peanut Butter Lofthouse Cookies & 100 of the best cookie recipes for Christmas | PasstheSushi.com

Chocolate Truffle Cookies – Boulder Locavore

Chocolate Truffle Cookies

Chocolate Dipped Rum-Praline Shortbread 

Rum Praline Shortbread | Kita Roberts PassTheSushi.com

Chocolate Chip Hazelnut Snowball Cookies – Flavor the Moments

Chocolate Chip Hazelnut Snowballs & 100 of the best cookie recipes for Christmas | PasstheSushi.com

Dark Chocolate Stars – Persnickety Plates 

Dark Chocolate Stars & 100 of the best cookie recipes for Christmas | PasstheSushi.com

Caramel Stuffed Ginger Cookies – Spend with Pennies 

Caramel Stuffed Ginger Cookies & 100 of the best cookie recipes for Christmas | PasstheSushi.com

Candy Cane Cookies – Kristines Kitchen Blog

Candy Cane Cookies & 100 of the best cookie recipes for Christmas | PasstheSushi.com

Mint Chocolate Sandwich Cookies – Julies Eats and Treats 

Mint Chocolate Sandwich Cookies & 100 of the best cookie recipes for Christmas | PasstheSushi.com

Chocolate Brownie Cookies

Chocolate Brownie Cookies | Kita Roberts PassTheSushi.com

Espresso Salted Chocolate Chip Cookies – Nutmeg Nanny 

Espresso Salted Chocolate Chip Cookies & 100 of the best cookie recipes for Christmas | PasstheSushi.com

Reindeer Cookies – Noshing with the Nolands 

Reindeer Cookies & 100 of the best cookie recipes for Christmas | PasstheSushi.com

Peppermint Sandwich Cookies with Chocolate Ganache Filling – Rachel Cooks

Peppermint Sugar Cookies with Chocolate Ganache Filling & 100 of the best cookie recipes for Christmas | PasstheSushi.com

Eggnog Whoopie Pies – Country Cleaver

Eggnog Whoopie Pies & 100 of the best cookie recipes for Christmas | PasstheSushi.com

Eggnog Filled Sugar Cookies – Chocolate Moosey

Eggnog Filled Sugar Cookies & 100 of the best cookie recipes for Christmas | PasstheSushi.com

Chocolate Chip Granola Cookies 

Chocolate Chip Granola Cookie Recipe | Kita Roberts PassTheSushi

Snowflake Sugar Cookies with Buttercream Frosting – Dieter’s Downfall

Christmas Sugar Cookies & 100 of the best cookie recipes for Christmas | PasstheSushi.com

Sour Cream Nutmeg Sugar Cookies – Foxes Love Lemons 

Sour Cream Nutmeg Sugar Cookies & 100 of the best cookie recipes for Christmas | PasstheSushi.com

Vanilla Cardamom Shortbread Snowflake Sandwich Cookies – Pineapple and Coconut 

Vanilla Cardamom Snowflake Cookies & 100 of the best cookie recipes for Christmas | PasstheSushi.com

Pretzel Crusted Beer Fudge Cookies – The Beeroness 

Beer Fudge Cookies & 100 of the best cookie recipes for Christmas | PasstheSushi.com

Frosted Gingerbread Men – Bake Love Give

Frosted Gingerbread Men & 100 of the best cookie recipes for Christmas | PasstheSushi.com

Alfajores with homemade Dulce de Leche

Alfajores & 100 of the best cookie recipes for Christmas | PasstheSushi.com

Double Chocolate Peanut Butter Cup Cookies – How Sweet It Is

Double Dark Chocolate Peanut Butter Cup Cookies & 100 of the best cookie recipes for Christmas | PasstheSushi.com

Salted Caramel Chocolate Cookie Cups – Diethood 

Salted Caramel Chocolate Cookie Cups & 100 of the best cookie recipes for Christmas | PasstheSushi.com

Cranberry Chocolate Almond Thumbprint Cookies – An Edible Mosiac 

Cranberry Chocolate Almond Thumbprint Cookies & 100 of the best cookie recipes for Christmas | PasstheSushi.com

Stamped Sugar Cookie – Country Cleaver 

Stamped Sugar Cookies & 100 of the best cookie recipes for Christmas | PasstheSushi.com

White Chocolate Dipped Snickerdoodles – Lemon Tree Dwelling 

White Chocolate Snickerdoodles & 100 of the best cookie recipes for Christmas | PasstheSushi.com

Sea Salt and Thyme Chocolate Chunk Cookies 

Dark Chocoalte Sea Salt and Thyme Cookies & 100 of the best cookie recipes for Christmas | PasstheSushi.com

Gluten Free Stained Glass Christmas Cookies – Tea Biscuit 

Gluten Free Christmas Cookies & 100 of the best cookie recipes for Christmas | PasstheSushi.com

Peppermint Dipped Biscotti – Culinary Hill 

Peppermint Biscotti & 100 of the best cookie recipes for Christmas | PasstheSushi.com

Dark Chocolate Swirled Peppermint Chimp Meringues – Pineapple and Coconut 

Peppermint Chimp Meringues & 100 of the best cookie recipes for Christmas | PasstheSushi.com

Winter Wonderland Almond Spritz Cookies – Bake Love Give 

Almond Spritz Cookies & 100 of the best cookie recipes for Christmas | PasstheSushi.com

Salted Dark Chocolate Truffle Cookies – How Sweet It Is 

Dark Chocolate Salted Truffle Cookies & 100 of the best cookie recipes for Christmas | PasstheSushi.com

Chai Pumpkin Spice Thumbprint Cookies

Chai Pumpkin Spice Thumbprint Cookies & 100 of the best cookie recipes for Christmas | PasstheSushi.com

Double Ginger Cookies – Culinary Hill

Double Ginger Cookies & 100 of the best cookie recipes for Christmas | PasstheSushi.com

Mini Chocolate Gingerbread Sandwich Cookies – Culinary Concoctions by Peabody 

Mini Chocolate Gingerbread Men & 100 of the best cookie recipes for Christmas | PasstheSushi.com

Soft Gingersnaps – Barbara Bakes 

Soft Gingersnaps & 100 of the best cookie recipes for Christmas | PasstheSushi.com

Sugar Cookie Cutouts – The Lemon Bowl 

Sugar Cookie Cutouts

Mint Brownie Cookies – Chelsea’s Messy Apron

Mint Brownie Cookies & 100 of the best cookie recipes for Christmas | PasstheSushi.com

Brown Butter Eggnog Cookies – Cooking and Beer /h3>

Brown Butter Eggnog Cookies & 100 of the best cookie recipes for Christmas | PasstheSushi.com

White Chocolate Coconut Macadamia Nut Cookies 

White Chocolate Coconut Macadamia Nut Cookies | Kita Roberts PassTheSushi.com

Raspberry Filled Sour Cream Sugar Cookie – Tried and Tasty 

Raspberry Filled Sour Cream Sugar Cookies & 100 of the best cookie recipes for Christmas | PasstheSushi.com

Peppermint Biscotti – Home Cooking Memories 

Peppermint Biscotti & 100 of the best cookie recipes for Christmas | PasstheSushi.com

Gluten Free Gingerbread Cookies – Bless Her Hear Yall 

Gluten-Free Gingerbread Cookies & 100 of the best cookie recipes for Christmas | PasstheSushi.com

Gluten Free Double Almond Chocolate Chip Cookie – A Healthy Life for Me

Gluten Free Double Almond Chocolate Chip Cookies & 100 of the best cookie recipes for Christmas | PasstheSushi.com

Hard Cider Oatmeal Cookies – Bakeaholic Mama

Hard Cider Oatmeal Cookies & 100 of the best cookie recipes for Christmas | PasstheSushi.com

Andes Creme de Menth Chocolate Chunk Cookies 

Andes Creme de Menth Chunk Cookies & 100 of the best cookie recipes for Christmas | PasstheSushi.com

Butterfinger Shortbread – Savory Simple 

Butterfinger Shortbread & 100 of the best cookie recipes for Christmas | PasstheSushi.com

Paleo Orange Maple Glazed Ginger Cookies – Cotter Crunch 

Paleo Orange Maple Glazed Ginger Cookies & 100 of the best cookie recipes for Christmas | PasstheSushi.com

Strawberry Cheesecake Pastries – Diethood

Strawberry Cream Cheese Pastries & 100 of the best cookie recipes for Christmas | PasstheSushi.com

Toasted Coconut, Pecan, Cherry Chocolate Chip Cookies – Neighbor Food 

Coconut, Pecan, Cherry, Chocolate Chip Cookies & 100 of the best cookie recipes for Christmas | PasstheSushi.com

Red Velvet Peppermint Thumbprints – Fake Ginger 

Red Velvet Peppermint Thumbprints & 100 of the best cookie recipes for Christmas | PasstheSushi.com

White Chocolate Coconut Cookies 

White Chocolate Coconut Cookies & 100 of the best cookie recipes for Christmas | PasstheSushi.com

Dark Chocolate Chunk Rumchata Cookies – Savory Simple 

Dark Chocolate Chunk Rumchata Cookies & 100 of the best cookie recipes for Christmas | PasstheSushi.com

Mint Kiss Meringue Cookies – Cookie Dough and Oven Mitt 

Mint Kiss Meringue Cookies & 100 of the best cookie recipes for Christmas | PasstheSushi.com

Linzer Cookies – LivLifeToo

Linzer Cookies & 100 of the best cookie recipes for Christmas | PasstheSushi.com

Chocolate M&M Christmas Cookies – Love from the Oven 

Chocolate M&M Cookies & 100 of the best cookie recipes for Christmas | PasstheSushi.com

Perfect Cut Sugar Cookies – Wine and Glue

Perfect Cut Sugar Cookies & 100 of the best cookie recipes for Christmas | PasstheSushi.com

Chocolate Peppermint Blossoms – Lemon Tree Dwelling 

Peppermint Blossoms & 100 of the best cookie recipes for Christmas | PasstheSushi.com

Triple Peanut & Chocolate Chip Cookies 

Triple Peanut and Chocolate Chip Cookies & 100 of the best cookie recipes for Christmas | PasstheSushi.com

Healthy No Bake White Chocolate Cranberry Cookies – The Big Mans World 

No Bake White Chocolate Cranberry Cookies & 100 of the best cookie recipes for Christmas | PasstheSushi.com

Double Chocolate Chunk Macadamia Nut Cookies – Lexi’s Clean Kitchen 

Double Chocolate Chunk Macadamia Nut Cookies & 100 of the best cookie recipes for Christmas | PasstheSushi.com
Mint Chocolate Chip Cookies with Brownie Brittle – Food Faith Fitness 

Mint Chocolate Chip Cookies & 100 of the best cookie recipes for Christmas | PasstheSushi.com

Chocolate Walnut Swirls – All Day I Dream About Food

Chocolate Walnut Swirls & 100 of the best cookie recipes for Christmas | PasstheSushi.com

Russian Tea Cake Cookies (AkA: Pecan Snowballs)

Russian Tea Cake Cookies {Pecan Snowballs} | Kita Roberts PassTheSushi.com

Oatmeal Cranberry White Chocolate Chunk Cookies – Julie’s Eats and Treats

Oatmeal Cranberry White Chocolate Cookies & 100 of the best cookie recipes for Christmas | PasstheSushi.com

Hot Chocolate Sandwich Cookies – I Heart Eating

Hot Chocolate Sandwich Cookies & 100 of the best cookie recipes for Christmas | PasstheSushi.com

Cardamom Walnut Cookies – Home Cooking Memories 

Cardamom Walnut Cookies & 100 of the best cookie recipes for Christmas | PasstheSushi.com

Old Fashioned Sour Cream Cutout Cookies – The Creative Bite 

Old Fashioned Sour Cream Cutout Cookies & 100 of the best cookie recipes for Christmas | PasstheSushi.com

Homemade Peppermint Patties – In Katrina’s Kitchen

Homemade Peppermint Patties & 100 of the best cookie recipes for Christmas | PasstheSushi.com

Cherry Cheesecake Cookies 

Cherry Cheesecake Cookies | Kita Roberts PassTheSushi.com

Gingerdoodle Cookies – Like Mother Like Daughter

Gingerdoodle Cookies & 100 of the best cookie recipes for Christmas | PasstheSushi.com

Healthy Ginger Snaps – Food Faith Fitness 

Healthy Ginger Snaps & 100 of the best cookie recipes for Christmas | PasstheSushi.com

Gingerbread Cookies  – Wine and Glue

Gingerbread Cookies & 100 of the best cookie recipes for Christmas | PasstheSushi.com

Black and White Cookies – All Day I Dream About Food 

Black and White Cookies & 100 of the best cookie recipes for Christmas | PasstheSushi.com

Peanut Butter Chocolate Chunk Cookies

Peanut Butter Cookies with Chocolate Chunks | Kita Roberts PassTheSushi.com

Hershey’s Peanut Butter Blossoms – LivLifeToo

Hershey's Peanut Butter Blossoms & 100 of the best cookie recipes for Christmas | PasstheSushi.com

Double Chocolate M&M Cookies – Dinners Dishes & Desserts

Double Chocolate M&M Cookies & 100 of the best cookie recipes for Christmas | PasstheSushi.com

Zebra Mocha Cookies – Try Anything Once 

Zebra Mocha Cookies & 100 of the best cookie recipes for Christmas | PasstheSushi.com

Sweet and Salty Check Mix Cookies – Ask Chef Dennis 

Sweet and Salty Chex Mix Cookie & 100 of the best cookie recipes for Christmas | PasstheSushi.com

Chewy Gingersnap Cookies – Flavor the Moments 

Chewy Gingersnap Cookies & 100 of the best cookie recipes for Christmas | PasstheSushi.com

Vegan Cranberry Almond Molasses Cookies – Cotter Crunch 

Vegan Cranberry Almond Molasses Cookies & 100 of the best cookie recipes for Christmas | PasstheSushi.com

Coffee Cake Cookies

Coffee Cake Cookies & 100 of the best cookie recipes for Christmas | PasstheSushi.com

Molasses Ginger Raisin Cookies – Nutmeg Nanny

Molasses Ginger Raisin Cookies & 100 of the best cookie recipes for Christmas | PasstheSushi.com

Easy Chai Cookies – Keep it Sweet Desserts 

Chai Cookies & 100 of the best cookie recipes for Christmas | PasstheSushi.com

Rolo Stuffed Cookies with Sea Salt – Like Mother Like Daughter 

Rolo Stuffed Cookies & 100 of the best cookie recipes for Christmas | PasstheSushi.com

Whole Wheat Chocolate Chip Oatmeal Cookies 

Whole Wheat Chocolate Chip Oatmeal Cookies | Kita Roberts PassTheSushi.com

Spicy Ginger Chews – Crumb Blog

Spicy Ginger Chews & 100 of the best cookie recipes for Christmas | PasstheSushi.com

Peppermint Crunch-Milk Chocolate Cookies  – Culinary Concotions by Peabody

Peppermint Crunch Milk Chocolate Cookies & 100 of the best cookie recipes for Christmas | PasstheSushi.com

Anisette Italian Cookies – A Healthy Life for Me

Anisette Italian Cookies & 100 of the best cookie recipes for Christmas | PasstheSushi.com

The Best Cookie Recipe Ever – Eat the Love 

The Best Cookie Recipe. Ever & 100 of the best cookie recipes for Christmas | PasstheSushi.com

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Emily @ Life on Food

Friday 18th of December 2015

And now I must run to the kitchen and get baking. What a wonderful list of cookies!

Faith (An Edible Mosaic)

Friday 18th of December 2015

Wow, this collection is incredible!!! There is literally something here for everyone...bookmarking! And thank you so much for including me!

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