Christmas Cookies

READY IN: 1hr 10mins
Recipe by littlevanillabeans

This was my grandma and great grandma's recipe for Christmas cookies. We used to 'help' make them. They are a simple rolled cookie dough used with cookie cutters and colored sprinkles. Add taste like childhood to me.

Top Review by Bondnz

Great recipe! We made wee stars for xmas treats & decorated with half lemon icing & half strawberry. Huge hit with all ages! Yum!

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Cream butter and sugar together in a large bowl.
  2. Add vanilla and eggs (one at a time).
  3. In a separate bowl, mix baking powder, salt and flour together.
  4. Add dry ingredient mixture to butter mixture a little at a time until well blended.
  5. Chill for at least an hour.
  6. Roll out onto floured surface and cut with cookie cutters.
  7. Decorate and bake at 325 degrees for 10 to 12 minutes.

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