Cookies & Bars

Reindeer Cookies

Lisa Tutman Oglesby’s Guide for Assembling Three-Dimensional Cookies

These fanciful reindeer cookies may look too cute to eat, but don’t let that stop you. Fun to bake and assemble, these cute bites...
Double Chocolate Peppermint Sugar Cookies

Double Chocolate Peppermint Sugar Cookies

Rich with double the chocolate and a festive sprinkle of crushed candy canes, these Double Chocolate Peppermint Sugar Cookies are the perfect way to...
Raspberry Swirl Pistachio Meringue Cookies

Raspberry Swirl Pistachio Meringue Cookies

These light and fluffy cookies, slightly swirled with a fresh raspberry syrup and sprinkled with pistachio, take traditional meringues to a whole new level....
Halva and Pistachio Pinwheel Cookies

Halva and Pistachio Pinwheel Cookies

Amisha Gurbani considers pinwheels to be the quintessential Christmas cookie. Here, she swirls halva and pistachio dough into a cookie log, then rolls them...
Chewy Chai-Spiced Cranberry Molasses Cookies

Chewy Chai-Spiced Cranberry Molasses Cookies

Full of warm spices and studded with tart dried cranberries, these Chewy Chai-Spiced Cranberry Molasses Cookies by Kristie Pryor of The Sweet and Simple...
Gingerbread Cheesecake Bars

Gingerbread Cheesecake Bars

No need to free up oven space for Rachel Conners' (of Bakerita) Gingerbread Cheesecake Bars. These “cheesecake” bars are made with soaked cashews to...
shortbread

Thandai Shortbread Cookies Dipped in White Chocolate with Pistachios and Rose...

Thandai is the name of a cold Indian drink that is prepared with a mix of various nuts and spices. With Amisha Gurbani's (of The...
Browned Butter Cranberry Orange Bars

Browned Butter Cranberry Orange Bars with Brown Sugar Oat Streusel

Browned butter is the answer for anything and everything, especially when paired with cranberry. These bars have three parts: a rich orange browned butter...
Five-Spice Molasses Cookies

Five-Spice Molasses Cookies

Rebecca Firth's (of the blog DisplacedHousewife) Five-Spice Molasses Cookies are Editor-in-Chief Brian Hart Hoffman's favorite recipe from the November/December issue! Muscovado, an unprocessed cane...

Our Best Nutty Recipes

Going above and beyond your Thanksgiving pecan pie cravings, these recipes make the most of that warm nutty flavor and satisfying crunch element. Find...