Did you know December 4th is National Cookie Day? To celebrate, the staff at Paradiso Insurance would like to share some of their favorite cookie recipes with you, perfect for Christmastime!
Nothing is more festive than homemade gingerbread cookies! Cut out fun shapes with some festive cookie cutters, and decorate them or eat them as is. There’s no wrong way to enjoy a gingerbread cookie.
Snowball cookies, also known as Russian tea cakes, are shortbread cookies stuffed with pecans and covered in powdered sugar. These small, ball like cookies are a great treat to make for the family, so make sure you try it out!
Chai Tea Eggnog Cookies with Buttercream Frosting
If you’re tired of the same old cookies every year, why not bake some chai tea eggnog cookies? It’s a unique twist on a traditional sugar cookie. These cookies will be a hit at your next work holiday party!
Cookie Butter Truffles
Do you love truffles? Why not make them into a cookie for National Cookie Day with this cookie butter truffle recipe? The best part is, you don’t even have to bake any of the ingredients, just microwave them. This is a perfect treat for chocolate lovers.
Molasses Crinkle Cookies
Craving something a little different than gingerbread cookies? Bake some molasses crinkle cookies instead!
Candy Cane Cookies
Candy canes are the staple icon of Christmas (besides Santa Claus), and if you’re craving a bit of peppermint, why not bake some candy cane cookies? They look and taste like the real thing, but are less sticky and have a wonderful cookie flavor.
Peppermint Bark Cookies
Speaking of peppermint, if you’ve ever eaten or made peppermint bark for Christmas, these peppermint bark cookies will certainly satiate your palate on National Cookie Day.
Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cookies
In case you’re not quite ready to quit the pumpkin flavors of fall, these pumpkin chocolate chip cookies are for you! They have a wonderful pumpkin flavor and are perfect for the holiday season.
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