Get on the nice list this Christmastime! We talked to the elves and found the secret to Santa’s 5 Favorite Christmas Cookies. Whip up a batch of any one of these cookie recipes and come Christmas morning, not a crumb will be left!
Santa’s 5 Favorite Christmas Cookies
Once you get a taste of Santa’s 5 Favorite Christmas Cookies, you’ll want to leave half for Santa Clause, and keep half for yourself! Whether you are craving something chocolate, something iced, or even something fruity, we’ve got a little something for everyone – even you troublemakers on the naughty list!
1. Easy Sugar Cookie Christmas Tree Bars
Sugar Cookie Bars are a simple and festive treat to bake for the holidays. Frost the bars, cut them into triangles, and add sprinkles to create delicious Christmas cookies. Santa Clause will love these thematic treats!
2. Cranberry Fig Bars
Fig bars are taken to the next level with the addition of seasonal cranberries. You will absolutely love the flavor combination in these beautiful Cranberry Fig Bars. You will find that these aren’t too sweet with the addition of the tart cranberries. Cut into bars, they become a perfect snack to grab, dip in your tea, or leave out for the man in the big red suit!
3. Fleur de Sel Chocolate Chunk Cookies
While classic is usually a fool-proof way to go when it comes to baking chocolate chip cookies, these Fleur de Sel Chocolate Chunk Cookies prove that playing around in the kitchen can sometimes trump baking traditions! Pair these perfectly with some Christmastime eggnog.
4. Sri Lankan Christmastime Cake Cookies
Need a unique cookie recipe to leave out for Santa Clause? These Sri Lankan Christmastime Cake Cookies are cake-like, boozy cookies that are gluten free, butter free, and decadently delicious!
5. Apple and Pear Strudel Christmas Crackers
A British Christmas tradition is adapted into a fun and delicious holiday dessert dish. Christmas Crackers are a novelty item and a fun part of any holiday dinner. This version is apple and pear strudel Christmas crackers, a delicious strudel filling wrapped in phyllo dough.
We hope you love these five Christmastime Cookies as much as we do. If you enjoyed these seasonal treats, be sure to check out our other decadent cookie recipes for more like them. For daily recipe inspiration, subscribe to our newsletter, like us on Facebook, and follow us on Instagram and Pinterest. Happy Holidays and enjoy!