Chewy Soft Christmas Cookie Story

There is nothing like the smell of fresh baked cookies in the oven to create the perfect cozy atmosphere in your home during the Christmas season. These only require a few simple ingredients and are fool proof!

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.

Why these Soft Christmas Cookies work

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.

Tell Me about these Soft cookies

- sprinkles - hot cinnamon candies - icing - mini chocolate chips

variations for soft christmas cookies

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.

Can I freeze these cookies?