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Old Fashioned Christmas Cookies Recipes

See this collection of old fashioned Christmas cookies to fill your cookie jar this season.  Make these Classic Christmas Cookies for the best traditional Christmas treats for cookie exchanges or gifts.

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Do you want your cookie jar filled with your favorite old fashioned Christmas cookies?   Or are you looking for cookie and cookie bar recipes to make for gifts this holiday season?     Or perhaps both?

Then we are here to help you today. We have searched the globe and gathered together a collection of 35 traditional Christmas treats.   And these will help you fill that cookie jar or make as special treats for your family and friends.

Some of these cookies are family favorites passed down over time.  And others are brand new creations that will satisfy your sweet tooth.

As you know Christmas is all about cookies, cookies to give, cookies to take, cookies for Santa or just cookies to go with your cup of hot chocolate.


And if you find yourself in a hurry, we have included bunches of bar cookie recipes to get all the goodness of a cookie but in one easy pan.

Baking loads of cookies during this busy holiday season can be a little challenging.  But with the right equipment, it makes everything go much easier.


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Over 35 Old Fashioned Christmas Cookies

We are sure you will enjoy these old fashioned Christmas cookies and Classic Christmas Cookies recipes.  Be sure to bake plenty to fill your cookie jar and for all your holiday cookie exchanges.

What are your favorite Classic Christmas Cookies or traditional Christmas treats?


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What are some of your favorite old fashioned Christmas cookies?

Angie | Big Bear's Wife

Thursday 9th of August 2018

Thank you for featuring my Hot Chocolate Cookies!!


Friday 10th of August 2018

Those are so amazing, thank you for allowing me to share them

Barbara Pendleton

Friday 24th of October 2014

Thanks for hosting. Great cookie recipes!

Sheena @ Hot Eats and Cool Reads

Friday 10th of October 2014

This is a great collection so far! Pinning and tweeting!

Miz Helen

Tuesday 23rd of September 2014

I am sure there will be enough cookies here to fill my cookie jar. Thanks for a great party!Miz Helen

D Stepp

Saturday 20th of September 2014

Thanks for this fun cookie collection. ! Pinning for the holidays! Blessings,