Christmas has always been a festival that has been associated with good food. Christmas is a festival that we celebrate to commemorate the birth of the lord Jesus Christ, and food has always played a very integral part in a means of expressing our joy and happiness during Christmas. While there have been several traditional recipes and dishes that have been associated with Christmas like the Christmas cake, puddings and other savoury dishes like roasts and pies which have been baked and prepared since time immemorial, one of the traditions that stirs up a lot of excitement especially in kids are the Christmas cookies.
One cannot imagine a Christmas without mom’s and granny’s baking Christmas cookies. Baking Christmas cookies is a family tradition where everyone has a part to play, baking Christmas cookies is a way of bringing the family together and sharing some fun times during Christmas.
The tradition of Christmas cookies dates back to the early medieval ages in Europe where families would bake biscuits or cookies using varied decorative cookie cutters and moulds for Christmas. Early settlers brought with them these decorative moulds and cookie cutters and the tradition of baking Christmas cookies to America.
In this section we bring you a line up of some of the most amazing traditional Christmas cookie recipes, modern Christmas cookie recipes and some of the all-time favorite Christmas cookie recipes. These Christmas cookie recipes are sure to be a hit with both adults and children and will fill your kitchens with the warm and yummy fragrance of freshly baked Christmas cookies. You can make these cookies in varied shapes , sizes and designs. There are numerous cookie cutters that are available in stores where you can get Christmas themed cookie cutters.
You can follow these amazing Christmas cookie recipes while baking your cookies this year, you can give these amazing Christmas cookies as gifts to friends and family who would love the mouth-watering goodies you bake.
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