Make-Ahead Holiday Cookies

Here's an easy way to save time this December: Bake cookies before the season gets into full swing, freeze them in an airtight container (place a sheet of wax paper between layers), and thaw when you're ready to serve them at a party or package as a gift.


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Jumbo Cherry-Chunk Cookies

Jumbo Cherry-Chunk Cookies
Prep 15 m
Chill 120 m
Bake 18 m

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Chewy Chocolate Chip Cookies

Chewy Chocolate Chip Cookies
Prep 5 m
Bake 10 m
Stand 60 m
Bake per batch

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Ultimate Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Cookies

Ultimate Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Cookies
Prep 10 m
Bake 10 m

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Oatmeal Chocolate Raisin Cookies

Oatmeal Chocolate Raisin Cookies
Makes 36
Prep 15 m
Bake 13 m

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Pecan Chocolate Chip Cookies

Pecan Chocolate Chip Cookies
Prep 20 m
Bake 15 - 17 m

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Chocolate-Toffee Cookies

Chocolate-Toffee Cookies
Makes 48
Prep 10 m
Bake 12 m

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Chocolate Brownie Cookies

Chocolate Brownie Cookies
Prep 20 m
Bake 8 - 9 m
Bake per batch

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Sugar-Free Coconut Oatmeal Raisin Cookies

Sugar-Free Coconut Oatmeal Raisin Cookies
Prep 15 m
Bake 15 m

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Holiday Peanut Butter Cookies

Holiday Peanut Butter Cookies
Prep 20 m
Bake 11 m

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Double Peanut Chunk Cookies

Double Peanut Chunk Cookies
Makes 16
Prep 20 m
Bake 22 m

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Oatmeal Raisin Cookies

Oatmeal Raisin Cookies
Makes 30
Prep 10 m
Chill 15 m
Bake 12 m