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12 Cookie Recipes Perfect for the Holidays

You don't need any extra reminders that it's the holiday season, but we know that your sweet tooth could use one.

It's the season for baking holiday cookies for the endless family gatherings, and sneaking some for yourself. Sugar cookies for your great-aunt twice-removed? Why not? Ruggelach for a small breakfast at your in-laws'? Bring it on! No matter the occasion or guest, we've got the perfect holiday cookie for you.

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Alice Medrich's New Classic Coconut Macaroons

Alice Medrich's New Classic Coconut Macaroons by Genius Recipes

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Chocolate Fantasy Brownie Bites

Chocolate Fantasy Brownie Bites by drbabs

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Flo Braker's Pains D’Amande

Flo Braker's Pains D’Amande by Genius Recipes

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Vanilla Rooibos Tea Cookies

Vanilla Rooibos Tea Cookies by Rivka

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Ginger Spiced Molasses Sugar Cookies

Ginger Spiced Molasses Sugar Cookies by TasteFood

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Secret Cookies

Secret Cookies by Veronica

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Lemon Almond Cornmeal Diamonds

Lemon Almond Cornmeal Diamonds by LE BEC FIN

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Peanut Butter Cookies

Peanut Butter Cookies by merrill

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Meyer Lemon Pizzelle

Meyer Lemon Pizzelle by HilaryBee

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Helen Getz's Springerles

Helen Getz's Springerles by amanda

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Ruggelach

Ruggelach by deensiebat

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