10 Festive Holiday Cookies

December 14, 2011

Some of the best parts of the holiday season are, well, the cookies that come along with it. Nothing shouts "holiday cheer!" louder than a batch of these buttery, sugary creations -- creations that will cloak your house in that unmistakable perfume of holiday spirit. Now, gather up some helpers and get baking!

Ginger Spiced Molasses Sugar Cookies by TasteFood

Ginger Spiced Molasses Sugar Cookies

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Secret Cookies by Veronica

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Old Fashioned Sour Cream Cookies by Dabblings

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Chocolate Oatmeal Cookies by amanda

Chocolate Oatmeal Cookies


Ruggelach by deensiebat



All I Want For Christmas Peanut Butter Cookies by MrsWheelbarrow

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White Chocolate Snowflakes by merrill

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charbarnard December 18, 2011
sugar and spice and everything nice I want to make all of these cookies!! Thank you, Food52!
WeeklyGreens December 16, 2011
I baked TasteFood's Ginger Spiced Molasses cookies last week (and froze 1/2 the batch for later). Outstanding and positively addictive. Lynda, your recipes do not disappoint!