Delicious Cookie Exchange Recipes

It's the holiday season, which means attending parties and cookie exchanges. Here are some of our favourite cookie recipes for the season.


Chocolate Peppermint Cookies

Ingredients - Makes 6 dozen

1 cup all-purpose flour, plus more for surface
1/2 cup unsweetened Dutch-process cocoa powder
1/2 teaspoon baking soda
1/2 teaspoon baking powder
1/2 teaspoon salt
2 1/2 ounces (5 tablespoons) unsalted butter, softened
3/4 cup sugar
1 large egg
1 large egg yolk
3/4 teaspoon pure peppermint extract
8 large candy canes or 30 peppermint candies, crushed
2 pounds white chocolate, coarsely chopped

Click here for the directions to this minty delight

No-Bake Christmas Wreath Cookies

Ingredients - Makes 14 servings

1/2 cup butter

1 package (10 oz) miniature marshmallows

20 drops green liquid food color

3/4 cup white vanilla baking chips

5 cups Whole Grain Total™ cereal

56 red cinnamon candies

Click here if you're not a fan of baking but still want to share in a cookie exchange

Gluten-Free Spritz Delights Recipe

Ingredients - Makes 8 1/2 dozen

1 cup butter, softened
1/2 cup sugar
1 egg
1 teaspoon almond extract
2-1/4 cups gluten-free all-purpose baking flour
1-1/2 teaspoons xanthan gum
1/2 teaspoon salt
3/4 cup gluten-free vanilla frosting
Food coloring, optional
Gluten-free sprinkles

Great recipe for the whole family if your little ones suffer from Celiac disease

Gingerbread Men Cookies Recipe

Ingredients - makes 26 servings

1/2 cup butter, softened
3/4 cup packed dark brown sugar
1/3 cup molasses
1 egg
2 tablespoons water
2-2/3 cups all-purpose flour
2 teaspoons ground ginger
1 teaspoon baking soda
1/2 teaspoon salt
1/2 teaspoon each ground cinnamon, nutmeg and allspice

Click here for a classic cookie recipe


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