15 Delicious, Totally Unique Holiday Cookies To Try This Year
Bored with the holiday cookie fare of yesteryear? Save your holiday party from the typical treat snooze-fest. These unique cookie recipes vary from visually appealing takes on delicious classics, to totally new recipes with surprising ingredients. Read on to find out which one will be your new Christmas go-to.
1.) Goat Cheese Sugar Cookies
Add a bit of savory to this traditionally super sweet cookie with goat cheese. You won’t taste the cheese itself, just a tangy note. Read the recipe here
2.) Melting Snowman Sugar Cookies
These guys are made from store-bought sugar cookie mix, but they get their cool design when you melt almond bark. Check out the step-by-step here
3.) Christmas Tree Meringues
These mint meringues
are a light, refreshing take on Christmas cookies.
4.) Mint Kiss Pies
These cookies are made with pre-made pie crust and mint chocolate kisses. They’re a quick but unique treat for holiday parties. Check out the recipe here.
5.) Pistachio Black and White Cookies
Add a festive touch and a nutty crunch to classic black and white cookies. Read the instructions here
6.) Turtle Cookies
7.) White Chocolate and Cherry Shortbread Cookies
These buttery, slightly fruity shortbread cookies are a nice break from the chocolate and vanilla cookies typically served around the holidays. Read the recipe here
8.) Cinnamon Eggnog Cookies
These cookies are crispy on the outside and soft on the inside. The creamy flavor comes from eggnog chocolate chips, so if you’re not a fan of nog, switch them out for white chocolate, instead. See more details here
9.) Oreo Pretzel Bark
Satisfy your need for salty and sweet with this easy-to-make cookie bark
10.) Christmas Swirl Cookies
Stack and roll colored sugar cookie dough to get this swirled treat. See the details here
11.) Double Chocolate Peppermint Surprise Cookies
The surprise inside this chocolate cookie is a melty peppermint patty. Get the details here
12.) No-Bake Christmas Wreath Cookies
If baking isn’t your forte, mix up some no-bake cookies using butter, marshmallows, and cereal. See the recipe here
13.) Chocolate Cinnamon Meringues
The outside of these treats are crispy, but the inside is like a cinnamon, chocolate marshmallow. See how to make them here
14.) Apple Cider Caramel Cookies
These warm, sticky treats are sure to please this holiday season. Read how to make themhere
15.) Cornmeal, Black Pepper, and Rosemary Butter Cookies
These cookies are anything but traditional. For those looking to try something totally different, try this buttery recipe
Are you feeling more adventurous with your cookie choices now? Share this if you’re trying something new this holiday season.