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50+ of the Best Cookie Recipes to Bake this Holiday Season

Over 50 of the best cookie recipes to bake this holiday season and all year round! From festive Christmas cookies and easy-to-make sugar cookies to classic chocolate chip cookies everyone will love, these will be your new go-to holiday cookie recipes. 

A big thank you to everyone for another amazing #AKCookieWeek! I hope you loved the week and all of these recipes as much I did. Seeing all of your AK cookie creations on Instagram and in our Facebook group made this the best week ever. Remember you still have until 12/13 to enter the giveaway

What better way to begin the week than with a roundup of ALL of the best cookie recipes?? Whether you’re baking for your virtual cookie exchange, looking for homemade gift ideas, or just need a damn good cookie to get you through the week, I’ve got you covered with over 50 recipes. There are plenty of gluten free, grain free & vegan cookies in here, too, that anyone can enjoy.

Let’s get this cookie party started! Scroll through, pick out your favorites, and let’s have AK Cookie Week every week forever.

Get all of our cookie recipes here!

GF = gluten free

V = vegan

Not your average chocolate chip cookies

chocolate chip cookie with a bite taken out

The Best Brown Butter Chocolate Chip Cookies You’ll Ever Eat

Coffee Tahini Date Chocolate Chunk Oatmeal Cookies

Damn Good Paleo Chocolate Chunk Tahini Cookies GF

Pumpkin Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies

Dank Coconut Oil Chocolate Chunk Cookies

Whole Wheat Chocolate Chip Oatmeal Cookies with Salted Date Caramel

Absolutely Epic Chocolate Chunk Cookies

Dark Chocolate Raspberry Coconut Oatmeal Cookies (made with coconut oil!)

Chewy Double Chocolate Chip Cookies with Sea Salt

Brown Butter Nutella-Stuffed Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cookies

Pistachio, Coffee & Brown Butter Chocolate Chunk Cookies

Citrus = love

lemon cookies on a wire rack

Lemon Cookies with Lovely Lemon Glaze

Grain Free Chocolate Orange Pinwheels GF

Italian Chocolate Orange Cookies with Orange Icing

Paleo Lemon Poppyseed Cookies GF

Melt In Your Mouth Italian Iced Orange Cookies

Nut butter party

peanut butter oatmeal cream pies on parchment paper

Peanut Butter Oatmeal Cream Pies with Fluffy Peanut Butter Filling

Chocolate-Dipped Peanut Butter Cookies with Toffee & Crushed Pretzels

Grain Free Peanut Butter Chocolate Chunk Cookies GF

Toasted Pecan Butter Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies

Almond Butter Chocolate Chip Protein Cookies GF

5-Ingredient Vegan Peanut Butter Cookies GF, V

Flourless Peanut Butter Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies GF

Flourless Paleo Chocolate Almond Butter Cookies GF

5-Ingredient Grain Free Maple Peanut Butter Cookies GF

Flourless Almond Butter Chocolate Chip Cookies GF

Holiday favorites with a twist

healthy soft cut out sugar cookies

Soft Cut Out Sugar Cookies GF

Mint Chocolate Cookies with Mint Frosting

Brown Butter Pumpkin Snickerdoodles

Death by Chocolate Peppermint Cookies

Grain Free Santa Hat Brownie Cookie Cups GF

Soft Almond Flour Sugar Cookies with Vanilla Buttercream GF

Healthy Homemade Fudge Striped Shortbread Cookies GF

Almond Flour Chocolate Sugar Cookies with Velvet Chocolate Frosting GF

Sweet & spiced ginger cookies

gingerbread oatmeal cream pie with a bite taken out

Incredible Gingerbread Oatmeal Cream Pies

Grain Free Gingerdoodle Cookies GF

Soft Brown Butter Ginger Cookies with Lovely Lemon Icing

The Cutest Paleo Gingerbread Cookies GF

Grain Free Snickerdoodles GF

Brown Butter Chewy Ginger Oatmeal Cookies

Paleo Ginger Molasses Cookies GF

White Chocolate-Dipped Brown Butter Ginger Cookies with Pistachios

A little bit lighter

healthy monster cookies

Flourless Monster Cookies GF

Grain Free Birthday Cake Cookies GF

Healthy Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies GF, V

Healthy Soft Banana Bread Cookies GF

The Best Paleo Chocolate Chunk Cookies GF

The Best Lactation Cookies (for nursing mamas!) GF, V

Paleo Coconut Flour Chocolate Chip Cookies GF

Healthy Soft Pumpkin Cookies with Salted Maple Frosting GF

Chickpea Flour Chocolate Chip Cookies GF

Healthy Carrot Cake Cookies (made with coconut oil + dairy free!) GF

The Best Gluten Free Chocolate Chip Cookies You’ll Ever Eat GF

Almond Flour Chocolate Chip Cookies GF

Whole Wheat Banana Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies (made with coconut oil!)

Epic + indulgent

chocolate snickerdoodles stuffed with caramel

Salted Caramel Stuffed Chocolate Snickerdoodles

Salted Brown Butter Butterscotch Oatmeal Cookies

White Chocolate Blueberry Oatmeal Cookies

Iced Brown Butter Maple Pecan Oatmeal Cookies

Nutella-Stuffed Brown Butter + Sea Salt Chocolate Chip Cookies {my favorite cookie ever}

Brown Butter Snickerdoodle Cookies

Chocolate Dipped Brown Butter Tahini Cookies

Old Fashioned Iced Brown Butter Oatmeal Cookies

5 Secrets to Healthy and Delicious Desserts

5 Secrets to Healthy and Delicious Desserts

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