The Ultimate Christmas Cookie Recipes

For the best holiday cookie recipes and baking tips, we went straight to the pros: Kathleen King of Tate’s Bake Shop, Joy Wilson (aka Joy the Baker), Cookie Monster, Christina Tosi of Momofuku, acclaimed cookbook author Dorie Greenspan, and our Executive Food Editor Julie Miltenberger.


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Gluten-Free Chocolate Crinkles

Gluten-Free Chocolate Crinkles
Prep 30 m
Refrigerate 2 hours or overnight
Bake for 12 minutes per batch

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Red Velvet Black-and-White Cookies

Red Velvet Black-and-White Cookies
Prep 15 m
Bake for 10 minutes per batch

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Sugar 'n' Spice Cookies

Sugar 'n' Spice Cookies
Prep 15 m
Bake 10 m

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Cornflake-Chocolate Chip-Peppermint Cookies

Cornflake-Chocolate Chip-Peppermint Cookies
Prep 30 m
Refrigerate 120 m
Bake for 18 minutes per batch

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One-Chip, Two-Bite Cookies

One-Chip, Two-Bite Cookies
Prep 15 m
Bake for 7 minutes per batch

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Snowflakes

Snowflakes
Prep 10 m
Refrigerate 120 m
Bake 12 m