Every year, your kids look forward to going to their grandparents’ house because the cookie jar is always filled to the brim. Chocolate chip, sugar cookies, and decorated gingerbread are among the festive Christmas cookies they love to snack on.
While the kids love them, you know that Grandma never really steps out of her comfort zone. Here are a few Christmas cookie recipes that will leave Grandma’s in the dust.
Ginger Molasses Cookies
This cookie recipe has a very earthy flavor from the ginger and molasses. This is a major step up in flavor from the decorated gingerbread cookies you’re used to getting every year.
Peppermint Crunch Christmas Cookies Recipe
These festive shortbread cookies are colored red and green and covered in peppermint candies. Upgrade your grandma’s traditional shortbread cookie by adding red and green designs and crushed candy canes.
Woodbridge Harvest Spiced Mulled Wine Cookies
Woodbridge Harvest Wine
When Grandma makes cookies for the holidays it’s usually to please the kids. This is a grown up holiday cookie that you should mix into the batch this year.