Baking cookies is one of our most-loved holiday traditions and there are a few treasured recipes we make year after year.
This is a collection of our all-time favorite holiday cookie recipes including two that are among our most popular posts with readers – Ricotta Cookies and Hungarian Kiffles.
Hungarian Kiffles: Our Family Recipe
Kiffles are delicate Hungarian cookies made from cream cheese pastry wrapped around fruit or nut fillings.
Chocolate Dipped Orange Biscotti
These easy-to-make biscotti are lightly flavored with orange liqueur, dipped in melted semisweet chocolate and sprinkled with crushed pine nuts.
Bourbon-Pecan Butter Cookies
These buttery shortbread-style cookies are flavored with a splash of bourbon and topped with candied pecans.
Cranberry Orange Bars
Easy-to-make, buttery blondies flavored with orange juice, orange zest, dried cranberries, and slivered almonds.
Eggnog Cookies With Rum Icing
Flavored with rum, vanilla, nutmeg, and butter, these easy, slice and bake cookies taste like holiday eggnog spiked with rum.
Limoncello Glazed Ricotta Cookies
These light, cake-like ricotta cookies are made are flavored with a bit of limoncello liqueur and are an all-time favorite for the holidays.
These raspberry, walnut, and cinnamon filled cookies are made from a rich, flaky cream cheese dough and lightly glazed with coarse sugar.
Spiced Pumpkin, Orange And Cranberry Cookies
Pumpkin, orange juice, dried cranberries and freshly ground spices combine to make the perfect fall cookie.