Find the Perfect Cookie Recipe Using Our Holiday Cookie Generator

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  1. Honeyed Sriracha Cookies
    This subtly spicy cookie is right on trend with the Sriracha craze, but it’s also fun and festive with the hot red swirls and the crunchy green pumpkin seeds.
  2. Dorie Greenspan's No-Bake Holiday Cookie Cubes
    There’s so much texture and flavor in each cube that one layer can’t contain it all: This is a double-decker affair.
  3. Chocolate Cinnamon Chipotle Cookies
    These big cookies offer sweetness with smoke and spice. They look quite festive when decorated for Day of the Dead celebrations; with a little imagination, you can make them work for just about any holiday.
  4. Thyme-Sea Salt Cookies
    Sea salt lends interest to this buttery cookie, a combination of savory and sweet. Feel free to substitute rosemary, savory, lavender or sage for the thyme.
  5. Edible Letters
    A bag of these tiles would make a great gift for Scrabble fans.
  6. Mice
    This could be a kitchen project for parent and child together: One forms the mouse bodies, the other adds ears, eyes and tail. Recipe: https://www.washingtonpost.com/pb/recipes/mice/13080/
  7. Salty Chocolate Nutella Thumbprints
    These salty, sweet cookies are a go-to party recipe for Jenna Huntsberger and Stephanie Willis of Whisked! Guests find the Nutella centers irresistible. Recipe: https://www.washingtonpost.com/pb/recipes/salty-chocolate-nutella-thumbprints/12462/
  8. Sweet Banana Peanut Butter Cookies
    These sandwich cookies are definitely a mouthful, with a classic flavor combination appealing to kids as well as grownups. Recipe: https://www.washingtonpost.com/pb/recipes/sweet-banana-peanut-butter-cookies/10403/