Best Italian Christmas Cookie Recipes

This is the time of year when we get to eat, and more importantly, bake.

These Italian Butter Cookies are the perfect addition to your holiday table.

Bakery Style Butter Cookies

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There’s nothing quite as festive as a delicious homemade Italian Christmas cookie.  Here are some delicious recipes for you to try this holiday season.


These cute, little heart thumbprints will melt you with their soft buttery goodness

Thumbprint Cookies with Jam

Soft, chewy and perfectly soft on the inside.

Cinnamon Snap Cookies

Soft, buttery and full of real lemon flavor. 

Italian Lemon Ricotta Cookies 

Soft, chewy, and delicious—this easy recipe for Italian Amaretti Cookies is sure to be a hit. 

Italian Amaretti Cookies Recipe

A classic, simple and easy biscotti recipe.

Italian Almond Biscotti Recipe 

Perfectly crispy edges, chewy center, and a sweet cinnamon taste. 

Cinnamon Oatmeal Cookies with Raisin

These are perfect for your next cookie exchange or just snacking on them all by themselves.

soft and sweet sugar cookies

Their texture is soft and buttery, they literally melt in your mouth!

Italian drop  cookies

Make these fancy puff pastries filled with Italian pastry cream for your next gathering!


Ciao!! I'm Elena

You can find me chilling in the kitchen, enjoying delicious food. I make Italian food that is simple, tasty, and easy to achieve. Visit my website for more Italian recipes!

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