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Anise Cookies (Springerle)

Anise Cookies (Springerle)

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"This is a 100 year old recipe from Germany. I use it every Christmas. Its traditionally served with black coffee to dunk the cookie in. I prefer to eat them when they are still warm as the lemon flavor and the anise is a wonderful combination and the lemon is stronger at that time." — by judy 
Christmas Spice Cookies

Christmas Spice Cookies

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"My children love spice cookies at any time. I think most children love them. I am enclosing a recipe that moms and dads can have their children help with during the baking at Christmas. Every child keeps their special memories of every day with the family and I sure remember mine from when I was a little girl." — by Carol 
Lebkuchen I

Lebkuchen I

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"Lebkuchen is a traditional German holiday cookie. It is high in spicy flavor." — by Judy Schindler 
Egg Yolk Painted Christmas Cookies

Egg Yolk Painted Christmas Cookies

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"Rolled sugar cookies painted with a egg yolk paint for a glossy finish." — by Robin J. 
Gram's Snow Balls

Gram's Snow Balls

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"Ever year at Christmas my Gram would make her snow balls. She's gone, but making and eating these cookies with my children brings back lots of great memories." — by B. Bell 
Moravian Spice Cookies

Moravian Spice Cookies

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"Crisp, spicy wafer-like ginger cookies." — by Pam 
Sugar Free Christmas Cutouts

Sugar Free Christmas Cutouts

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"I have spent years looking for good sugar free recipes - this is one of them." — by Sherry Lewis 
Sweet Butter Cookies

Sweet Butter Cookies

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"These have been a "must" in our home during Christmas for 40 years. Quantity will depend on the pattern used on the cookie press/shooter." — by Joyce Newhard 
Melt-Away Peppermint Wreaths

Melt-Away Peppermint Wreaths

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"Christmas wreaths in red and green ... yummy!" — by Judy Farris 
Old Fashioned Sugar Cookies I

Old Fashioned Sugar Cookies I

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"Use cookie cutters and decorations for holiday cookies." — by Laurie 
Italian Bowknot Cookies

Italian Bowknot Cookies

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"Great unusual fried cookies--the original name is 'Cenci alla Fiorentina.' It came from my Italian cousins. I used these for a bake sale once and ran out before I even got started!" — by Pat 
Cookie Pralines

Cookie Pralines

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"These delicious pecan cookies melt in your mouth, just like praline candies." — by Rosina 
Steph's Bourbon Balls

Steph's Bourbon Balls

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"Something between a truffle and a no-bake cookie, these are fun for grownups at Christmas (they have a kick) or to celebrate the Run for the Roses." — by Steph T. 
Orange Meltaway Cookies

Orange Meltaway Cookies

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"Tender orange cookies are dusted with confectioners' sugar in this old family favorite recipe." — by Diana B. 
Crisp Anise Seed Butter Cookies

Crisp Anise Seed Butter Cookies

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"Crisp butter cookies flavored with anise seeds. A classic Christmas cut-out cookie. " — by Barbara Carrigan 
Traditional Swedish Pepparkakor

Traditional Swedish Pepparkakor

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"Paper-thin and spicy, these cookies are a beloved Swedish Christmas tradition. Thoroughly chilling the dough before rolling it out, and dusting cookie cutters with flour will make the cut-out process easier." — by Eal 
Oatmeal Chocolate Coconut Macaroons

Oatmeal Chocolate Coconut Macaroons

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"Shredded coconut, oats, and cocoa powder are mixed together in a no-bake version of coconut macaroons for a sweet holiday treat." — by Mama Corsilli 
Peppermint Lace Cookies

Peppermint Lace Cookies

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"Delicate oatmeal lace cookies have a crunch of peppermint candy and a pretty red and white sprinkle of crushed peppermint candy on top. Serve with hot tea for a relaxing holiday moment." — by Island Girl 
Nana Bessie's Whoopie Pies

Nana Bessie's Whoopie Pies

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"These classic chocolate whoopie pies filled with a thick layer of fluffy white frosting are a treasured family recipe from Grandma. They make great Christmas gifts." — by pfogg 
Pfeffernusse Kuchen

Pfeffernusse Kuchen

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"These are some spicy little guys. This cookie is traditionally served with black coffee." — by Judy 
 
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