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19 Creative Christmas Cookie Ideas That Are Actually Easy

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Best Christmas Cookies: 12 Recipes to Get You Through The Holidays

The holiday season is upon us and with it the endless cookie baking! Not only do cookies keep our children happy and our guests satisfied, they also …

A jolly recipe for Christmas cookies

Conductor Jean-Sébastien Vallée's love for music isn't his only passion — he also adores whipping up creations for his family and friends.<p>"One of the …

How to Decorate Cookies When you Have No Artistic Skills Whatsoever

Sugar is still in your future.<p>This time of year, you will see the most beautiful, exquisite Christmas cookies on the Internet, in this magazine, in your Instagram feed, and in the home of your Type A best friend. They’re impressive, for sure. But it needs to be said: You do not need an MFA to …

The 5 Greatest Holiday Cookie Recipes Created by a Master Chef Finalist

If you're hoping to exercise some portion control this holiday season, you may want to reconsider. In fact, you probably won't even have a choice in …

Best Fudgy Chocolate Crinkle Cookies

In a medium-sized bowl, mix together the cocoa powder, white sugar and vegetable oil. Beat in eggs one at a time, until fully incorporated. Mix in …

Top Holiday Cookies

Spread holiday cheer with sugar, spice and lots of frosting, with these top cookie recipes from Food Network chefs.<p>Gingerbread Cookies<p>Roll into the …

16 Christmas Cookie Recipes From Around the World

Cookies play such an integral part in the Christmas and New Year holidays. From traditional cookies that are left out for Santa, to more inventive …

Christmas Cookies

Festive Holiday Cookies

Step 1<p>PREHEAT the oven to 350°.<p>Step 2<p>CREAM together the butter and sugar in a standing mixer with the paddle attachment on high speed until light and …

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22 Holiday Cookies That Are Healthy Enough to Eat Year-Round

Everyone knows the holiday season isn't complete without a few (or more) Christmas cookies. Yes, it's early — but it's never too soon to start thinking about cookies, right? While you may want one last chance to go crazy (within reason) and indulge before New Year's Resolution season starts up, you …

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Meltaway Christmas Cookies

<b>Meltaway Christmas Cookies</b> make the best holiday gift ever. It s very easy to make these. Even easier than going to a shopping mall and looking for …

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The Right Way to Make and Freeze Christmas Cookies

Yes, you can bake Christmas cookies now and they’ll still be just as delicious for all those cookie swaps, office parties, teacher gifts, and holiday …

This Is The Christmas Cookie We Make Every Year

It sounds like a cliché, but it really is true. Christmas is a magical time. Shopkeepers dress their storefronts in their holiday finest, enticing …

24 Cookies to Bake for Your Christmas Potluck

Better than store-bought.<p>This holiday season, be prepared for every potluck with these easy Christmas cookie recipes. These are the best Christmas …

The Best Holiday Cookie Baking Equipment and Gear

We spent 200 hours researching and tested 20 types of essential cookie-related items to find the best gear to make holiday baking fun and stress-free.<p>…

Santa's Christmas Cookies

Special equipment: a squeeze bottle for easy decorating<p>In a large bowl, use a whisk to combine the flour, salt and baking powder. In the bowl of a …

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50 Holiday Cookies

Fill your cookie tins with batches and batches of classic cookies and creative variations.<p>Classic Sugar Cookies (No. 1)<p>Beat 2 sticks butter, 1/2 cup …

14 things under $35 you need to make the best holiday cookies

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7 Crucial Tips For Baking Perfect Holiday Cookies

Photo, Roberto Caruso.<p>Holiday baking can be a pleasurable, stress-relieving activity … until your cookies turn out crumbly, burnt or too dense and …

6 No Bake Christmas Cookies For The Lazy Girl Who Feels Like Giving But Not Cooking

Have you ever felt like channeling Betty Crocker, but your energy to actually be the guru baker just doesn't add up? Christmas cookies are a sweet …

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Food Network Chefs Share Their Favorite Christmas Cookies

Ted Allen<p>"For me, when you say Christmas cookie, I pretty much just think of the straight-up sugar cookie with some frosting and hopefully not those …

A Taste for Life: This Is the Most Popular Christmas Cookie on Pinterest

With Christmas just a little more than one month away, it’s time to start thinking about this year’s cookie lineup. Whether you’re baking for a …

Your Ultimate Guide to Storing Holiday Cookies

Keeping 'em fresh comes down to moisture control.<p>While the holiday season is filled with no shortage of delicious food traditions, the sweetest of …

Christmas Cookies Around the World

Christmas is celebrated in countries all over the world, but we all celebrate it a bit differently. I have always been fascinated with the various …

Gingerbread Cranberry Chocolate Chip Cookies Recipe

Gingerbread and cranberries with chocolate chips is not a pairing I would have thought to put together, but these fall flavors meld into something …

68 Christmas Cookie and Candy Recipes

Are visions of sugar-plums dancing in your head? It must be the holidays! Here are 68 <b>Christmas cookie and candy recipes</b> sure to satisfy any sweet …

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All-Star Holiday Cookie Recipes

The chefs in Food Network Kitchen dreamed up a dozen new cookies to swap this year — and we must say, this just might be our best batch yet.<p>'Tis the …

Our 25 Best Holiday Cookies for Your Dessert Table

Cookie season is here! Are you ready to roll, drop, shape and cut out to your heart’s—and belly’s—content? Here are some of our favorites for the …