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I have compiled my favorite easy Christmas cookie recipes with few ingredients! This list has something for every baker this Christmas season to add to your holiday dessert table!

Grab your kiddos and let’s get baking some cookies for Santa!

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Everybody loves the classic chocolate chip and peanut butter cookies. but I wanted to put together a list of cookies that are not only super simple, but will wow a crowd or make a thoughtful gift to someone close to you this holiday season!

I aimed to keep the ingredients list to under 10 ingredients or LESS! Their may be some outliers here, but only because I know they are amazing.

Now, let’s get on with it shall we? Here are my favorite easy Christmas cookie recipes using few ingredients!

PEPPERMINT COOKIES

Chocolate Peppermint Thumbprint Cookies

Chocolate Peppermint Thumbprint Cookies are a soft and chewy treat that’s made with refrigerated cookie dough and Hershey’s Peppermint Kisses!

GRAB THE RECIPE HERE!

Double Chocolate Peppermint Cookies

Double chocolate peppermint cookies start with a soft, fudge cookie that is filled with white chocolate peppermint chunks and sprinkled with crushed peppermint candy. Made with chocolate cake mix they are super quick and easy. Perfect for the holidays or any time of year you feel like a special treat.

GRAB THE RECIPE HERE!

CHOCOLATE COOKIES

Chocolate Pecan Turtle Clusters

Crunchy toasted pecans are chopped and smothered in smooth, creamy caramel then topped with a layer of chocolate. These chocolate pecan turtle clusters are always a hit and only take about an hour to make.

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Reese’s Stuffed Cookies

These Reese’s Stuffed Cookies start with a classic chocolate chip cookie, then we stuff in a Reese’s peanut butter cup to add a warm peanut butter bomb in the center of each cookie!

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Marshmallow Chocolate Cookies

Gooey center with melted marshmallows and chocolate chips. You will definitely want to add this one to your recipe book!

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CAKE MIX COOKIES

Caramel Hot Chocolate Cookies

Chewy chocolate cookies with a caramel center and gooey marshmallows, just like your favorite cup of hot chocolate. Made with just five ingredients, these are quick, easy and delicious.

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Red Velvet Cake Mix Cookies

These Red Velvet Cake Mix Cookies are super fluffy, incredibly soft, and only require 6 ingredients that you probably already have in your kitchen.

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SHORTBREAD COOKIES

Lemon Shortbread Cookies

These lemon shortbread cookies, filled with tangy lemon curd, are buttery, flaky and melt in your mouth delicious. A classic holiday cookie that is always a favorite.

GRAB THE RECIPE HERE!

SNICKERDOODLE COOKIES

Eggnog Cookies

An eggnog snickerdoodle cookie with a creamy nutmeg eggnog glaze. These cookies are beautiful on a holiday cookie tray and absolutely delicious!

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MACARONS

Christmas Tree Cake Macarons

Your favorite holiday snack cake meets the famous French macaron cookie! These bite-sized Christmas Tree Cake Macarons are packed with flavor and will sure to impress this holiday season!

GRAB THE RECIPE HERE!

EQUIPEMENT NEEDED TO MAKE PERFECT CHRISTMAS COOKIES!

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