Holiday Baking: Christmas Cookies

Published 11:07 am Sunday, December 15, 2019

Now that December has arrived, holiday prep has begun. After all the decorations are hung and presents are wrapped, there is only one thing left to do: listen to some Christmas carols as you bake cookies in the kitchen. Here are some fun and unique recipes to try for Christmas cookies to try this year:

Peppermint Oreo Cookie Balls

For something simple that kids can help with, consider making some Peppermint Oreo Cookie Balls. Thanks to “My Food and Family,” this recipe has only a few ingredients and doesn’t require too much time to make.

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Featuring candy canes, cream cheese and semi-sweet chocolate, this treat is sure to be a hit.

For the full recipe and instructions, click here.

Cranberry Orange Swirl Cookies

Beyond the Chicken Coop” provides the perfect Christmas morning cookie. Touches of cranberry, vanilla and fresh orange make this cookie unforgettable.

For the full recipe and instructions, click here.

Peanut Butter Blossoms

This next recipe is a great one to get the whole family involved with. It requires no baking and is loaded with chocolate flavor, straight from the Hershey’s Kitchen itself.

Hershey’s Hugs, Reese’s peanut butter chips and Hershey’s Special Dark chocolate chips are featured in this crowd-pleasing sweet treat.

For the full recipe and instructions, click here.



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