They're all a little bit naughty — but in the best way.
Christmas cookies: they're not just for Santa — everybody loves to cuddle up by the fireplace with hot cocoa in one hand and a freshly-baked cookie in another. Whether you go right to the chocolate or you're more of a ginger snap fan, there's a Christmas cookie for everyone, and it's all about finding the right recipe. On our list of almost 100 Christmas cookie recipes, you're sure to find your soulmate in sweetness.
Make your holiday countdown the most indulgent one yet by trying one (or all, we dare you!) of these easy and delicious cookies, which range from 30-minute classics to elaborate cookie swap showstoppers (these Christmas cookie decorating ideas sure bring things to the next level). Whether you prefer super-sweet or a little bit spicy (gingerbread!), there’s a unique Christmas cookie recipe here for you — and for all of the people you want to give simple-yet-thoughtful homemade food gifts. (Side note: Did you know you can easily turn an empty Pringles can into a cute and festive Christmas cookie container? Check out our holiday cookie container tutorial.) Fire up your oven (or don’t — we’ve got no bake options too) and get ready to spread some holiday cheer.