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Apricot Cream Cheese Thumbprints

Apricot Cream Cheese Thumbprints

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"These always look so pretty on the cookie plates I give for Christmas." — by Mellan 
Whole Wheat Ginger Snaps

Whole Wheat Ginger Snaps

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"Spicy and chewy Ginger Snaps made with all whole wheat flour. Yummy!!" — by MRSDAYCARE 
Fresh Ginger Cookies

Fresh Ginger Cookies

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"Somewhere between a molasses cookie and a gingersnap, these are especially good cookies." — by Noel Lenhart 
Amy's Chocolate Chip Cookies

Amy's Chocolate Chip Cookies

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"These can be made with different puddings and chips, such as chocolate pudding and peanut butter chips." — by Bonnie 
Sugar Cookies with Buttercream Frosting

Sugar Cookies with Buttercream Frosting

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"These cookies are melt-in-your-mouth delicious. They are simple to make and kids love to lick the frosting off the tops. Butter flavoring is in the buttercream for added flavor. You can find it in most supermarkets, in the baking aisle, where there are other flavorings such as vanilla." — by Diane 
Rum or Bourbon Balls

Rum or Bourbon Balls

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"It isn't Christmas without these! Try using bourbon in place of the rum." — by Elaine L. Smith 
Snow Flakes

Snow Flakes

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"This recipe is for use with a cookie press. Wonderfully soft and more flavorful than the average spritz cookie." — by Jessy Davis 
Cream Cheese Kolacky

Cream Cheese Kolacky

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"The dough for these cookies is what makes them exceptional. I always quadruple this recipe for the holidays. Most popular fillings are peach, apricot, raspberry and date. Use your imagination! This year I'm trying Michigan cherry preserves and cranberry marmalade. You better hide a few for Christmas day--- these are the ones that go first!" — by MBMCD 
Cocoa Rum Balls

Cocoa Rum Balls

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"This delicious smooth confection is an impressive dessert for the holidays. These are wonderful for parties, and perfect for holiday gifts to your loved ones. A half cup of orange juice plus one teaspoon of freshly grated orange peel can be substituted for the rum in this recipe." — by Leslie 
Thumbprint Cookies I

Thumbprint Cookies I

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"I usually make these around Christmas." — by C. Keith 
Brownie Mix in a Jar II

Brownie Mix in a Jar II

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"Adorable jars with decorative instruction tags are sure to please, and this delicious brownie mix is the perfect gift for any occasion. Have a baked batch handy when giving the jars so that everyone will know they're in for a treat!" — by Lisa 
Peppermint Patties

Peppermint Patties

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"Peppermint-flavored patties made of confectioners' sugar and condensed milk are air-dried, then dipped in semi-sweet chocolate to make these holiday candies." — by PATTY STOCKTON 
Pebber Nodder (Danish Christmas Cookies)

Pebber Nodder (Danish Christmas Cookies)

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"These cookies are like little bites of Christmas. Cinnamon and cardamom flavor these little shortbread nuggets." — by YAC2004 
Eggnog Thumbprints

Eggnog Thumbprints

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"Thumbprint cookies with a delicious filling, these are perfect for Christmas. Does not use eggnog, but they have an eggnog taste. You can substitute 1/4 teaspoon rum extract and 1 tablespoon milk for the rum." — by SHOLLISMD 
Christmas Wreaths

Christmas Wreaths

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"These Christmas wreaths are made using corn flakes and cinnamon candies. They're fun to make and eat." — by CANADAKATE 
Soft Gingerbread Cookies

Soft Gingerbread Cookies

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"These cookies are warm and delicious on a cold winter's day. Cut them into any shape to fit your holiday celebrations." — by sal 
Eggnog Cookies I

Eggnog Cookies I

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"What a delectable treat for Eggnog lovers everywhere! These cookies have a wonderful spicy aroma and are great tasting. The fragrance of nutmeg and cinnamon will infuse your home with holiday spirit as you bake these cookies. They make delicious gifts and are a welcome addition to cookie exchanges." — by Maureen 
Jam Kolaches

Jam Kolaches

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"These cookies from Poland can be made with different flavors of jam." — by Karen Wood 
Spritz Cookies II

Spritz Cookies II

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"This is the recipe we have always used at Christmas." — by Lesley Lombardo 
Peanut Butter Balls IV

Peanut Butter Balls IV

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"My family makes these every Christmas, they're one of our favorites. The maple flavoring is the key ingredient!" — by BECKE 
 
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