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Stained Glass Cookies

Stained Glass cookies or Magic Window cookies are so pretty on a plate and they taste pretty yummy too. This recipe is a lot of fun to make with your children. You can use these cookies to decorate your tree or eat them of course! This recipe is egg...

Snowflake Cookies

Are you dreaming of a white Christmas? Not everyone gets snow this time of year but you can enjoy snowflakes, snowflake cookies that is! These look so pretty on a plate and taste wonderful. 3 eggs, beaten 2 tablespoons vegetable oil 1/2 teaspoon Watkins vanilla 1/2 teaspoon baking powder...

Nutmeg Logs

These nutmeg logs are uniquely flavored with this traditional Christmas spice and frosted with rum flavored icing. A perfect holiday match! Can you believe this is day nine of the 12 days of Christmas cookies series? Nutmeg always reminds me of eggnog. Ingredients: 1 cup butter, softened 3/4 cup...

Deluxe Sugar Cookies

Watkins Raspberry Extract

Sugar cookies are another popular Christmas cookie. These deluxe sugar cookies can be decorated with frosting or sandwiched together with jelly or jam to make jam jams. Ingredients: 1 cup butter, softened 1 cup sugar 1 egg, beaten 1 tsp Watkins Original Vanilla 1/2 tsp Watkins Almond Extract 2...

Holiday Fruit Drops

Fruit cake is a traditional Christmas treat for many people, these soft holiday fruit drops taste similar but are much quicker and easier to make! This recipe is a healthier, low fat version, made with yogurt and whole wheat flour. You can substitute dried fruit of your choice for...

Butterscotch Shortbread

You just couldn’t have 12 days of Christmas cookies with out a shortbread cookie recipe or two! These butterscotch shortbread cookies have a unique flavor as they are made with brown sugar. They’ll make a wonderful addition to your holiday baking. Ingredients: 1 cup butter, softened 1/2 cup packed...

Snickerdoodles

Snickerdoodles are delicious cinnamon cookies with a funny name! They are a great addition to your holiday baking so I’m including them in day four of our twelve day of Christmas cookies. Be sure to check out all the great cookie recipes featured this month!

Twelve Days of Christmas Cookie Recipes

Cookies and Christmas go together like hands and gloves, the holidays simply wouldn’t be as warm without cookies. So I though I’d host Twelve Days of Christmas Cookie recipes here to share the warmth with you, along with cookie baking and storage tips! Twelve Days of Christmas Cookies Baking...

Vegan Oatmeal Cranberry Cookies

For day three of our twelve days of Christmas cookies we have these delicious spicy, oatmeal cranberry cookies. They are vegan, dairy free and egg-free. Oatmeal cookies are a cookie jar staple year round, dried cranberries make them perfect for the holidays.

Nutty Christmas Cookies

How about some festive, Nutty Christmas Cookies for day two of the twelve days of Christmas cookies? These shortbread type cookies are full of nuts and frosted with vanilla icing, yummy! Ingredients: 1 cup butter, softened 1 tsp + 1 tsp Watkins vanilla extract 1 cup + 1/2 cup...