You can hand these soft Christmas cookies out to teachers, friends, and neighbors as a delicious homemade gift without spending a lot of money.
Why you’ll love these Christmas Cookies
These cookies are made with real ingredients that make the cookie soft, chewy, and buttery, perfect for a holiday cookie exchange or Christmas gift.
Prep Time: 60 MINS
Cook Time: 12 MINS
-– ¾ cup salted butter softened (1½ sticks) – 2 oz cream cheese softened – 1⅓ cups granulated sugar – 1 large egg – 1 tsp vanilla extract – ½ tsp almond extra – 1½ tsp baking powder – 1 tsp salt – 3 cups flour
Taste- These cookies are buttery, sweet, and have the perfect hint of almond flavor. Ease- Adding the ingredients to a stand mixer means that you will do very little work.
- sprinkles - hot cinnamon candies - icing - mini chocolate chips
You can make and freeze the dough for several months, or make a batch of cookies without icing and freeze them for 1-2 months.