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Grandma Hasz's Christmas Cutouts

Submitted by: smithgangMom 
This is my great-grandmother's recipe. It has survived four generations and is still at the top of my cut-out recipe list. The secret is to roll the dough extra thin! 
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Shortbread Christmas Cookies

Submitted by: HANNER 
Home Town: Salinas, California, USA
Living In: Madison, Wisconsin, USA
These buttery, nutty-tasting shortbread cookies are cut out into holiday shapes, and decorated with colored frosting and edible glitter to make your cookie tray festive. 
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Christmas Pinwheel Cookies

Submitted by: Gitano 
Living In: Burlington, Ontario, Canada
Sheets of red and green butter cookie dough are rolled around each other to make a log of spiraling colors. Sliced into colorful pinwheels, these heirloom cookies are the perfect holiday treat. They can also be made in a chocolate-vanilla pinwheel variation. 
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Christmas Orange Rind Cut-Out Cookies

Submitted by: MARBALET 
Fun to have the kids help cut out these cookies! 
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Pebber Nodder (Danish Christmas Cookies)

Submitted by: YAC2004 
These cookies are like little bites of Christmas. Cinnamon and cardamom flavor these little shortbread nuggets. 
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Danish Peppernut Christmas Cookies (Pebernodder)

Submitted by: Milk Teeth 
Living In: Eugene, Oregon, USA
Spicy cookies are a beloved Christmas treat in Denmark and throughout Scandinavia where expensive spices were traditionally reserved for special holiday foods. These tiny (nut-free) butter cookies burst with flavor from cardamom, cinnamon, nutmeg, and cloves. 
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Grandma Minecci's Snowball Cookies

Submitted by: jimbeau 
Home Town: Bloomington, Illinois, USA
Living In: Stanford, Illinois, USA
Grandma's snowball cookie recipe has been passed down through the generations and is a family-favorite during the holiday season. 
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Grandma Ruth's Snickerdoodle Cookies

Submitted by: David.Beveridge 
Grandma's recipe for classic snickerdoodle cookies is quick and easy to prepare and is one everyone loves. 
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Grandma Lulu's Sour Cream Cookies

Submitted by: Guinevere Murphy 
Home Town: Chicago, Illinois, USA
These cookies, reverse-engineered from childhood memories of Grandma's baking, use shortening, sour cream, and nutmeg. 
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Polish Christmas Cookies

Submitted by: Darlene 
My mother in law has a polish name for these but my husband and brothers always just called them "Polish Christmas Cookies". They are very easy to make and have a nice anise flavor to them. 
 
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