It’s the most wonderful time of the year—cookie time! We’ve gathered up our ultimate list of the best (and easiest) holiday cookie recipes, many of which are tried-and-true favorites from our own editors and staff. Click through the slideshow below to get in on the sweet stuff.

Gingerbread Skillet Cookie

We love this fun twist on gingerbread cookies from Sempre Dolce. It’s way easier than rolling and cutting out each cookie, which makes it an instant winner for us. To find out how it’s done, click here.

photo: Sempre Dolce


We all have them—those cookies we bake every holiday season. Tell us below about your go-to holiday cookie recipe!

—Susie Foresman


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