It goes pretty much without saying that the holiday season is cookie season, right? No matter what kind, it feels like every cookie is right at home in December. We’ve collected some of our favorite sugar-free, gluten-free options to keep your cookie jar full all month long…
1. Chocolate Mint “Oreos”
No more really needs to be said, but we’ll repeat it: Chocolate. Mint. “Oreos.” Booyah.
2. Orange Almond Shortbread Cookies
Orange and almond make a happy pair in these deliciously classic shortbread cookies.
3. Soft Baked Cookies
Inspired by the humble but freakin’ delicious sugar cookie, these are are absolutely perfect as they are…or you can spend hours decorating them to your heart’s content.
4. Gingerbread House
Classic. Delicious. Adorable. Just a win all around.
5. Gingerbread Cookies
Not in the mood to build a house? Try these gingerbread cookies for tons of festive fun.
6. Banana Oatmeal Cookies
Imagine if a banana nut muffin magically became a cookie. Yep. This is a recipe you’ll want to bring into your holiday cookie rotation.
7. Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cookies
These soft cookies are absolutely packed with seasonal flavor…and will be ready to come out of your oven in less time than it would take to go to the grocery store to buy some. 😮
8. Meringue Cookies
An incredibly simple recipe that comes together quickly. Because you know, sometimes you just need cookies RIGHT NOW. We’ve all been there.
9. Pumpkin Cookie Butter
Okay, so cookie butter is not the same as a cookie, but we had to include it. Perfect for topping any keto baked goods, hot cereal, or even swirling in some yogurt.
10. Jam Dot Snickerdoodle Cookies
Something about these jam dot cookies brings out our inner child. Without fail.
11. Peanut Butter Stuffed Chocolate Cookies
How do you take a chocolate cookie and make it even better? You stuff it with peanut butter-y goodness. The result? Absolutely unreal.
12. Homemade Thin Mints
Chocolate. Mint. Cookie. Thins. Need we say more?
13. Vanilla Pizzelle
These are a classic Italian cookie, often made for Christmas. They are made on a pizzelle iron which is like a waffle iron and gives them their decorative shape.
14. Eggnog Biscotti
These crispy, festive eggnog biscotti dipped in white chocolate are great for dunking in a cup of coffee, tea, or hot chocolate while you wrap gifts or snuggle up by the fireplace.
15. Lime Macadamia White Chocolate Chip Cookies
A tropical twist on a classic. Bright, zesty, and sweet, these are sure to become a family favorite.
16. Sesame Tea Cakes
The perfect accompaniment to an afternoon cup of tea or a morning coffee.
17. Sugar-Free Vanilla Wafers
Crumbly, delicate cookies that taste just like the childhood favorite.
18. Guava Grapefruit Madeleines
This take on the French classic stays perfectly light and tender, and has just a hint of guava and grapefruit.
19. Root Beer Float Whoopie Pies
Creamy, soft, and absolutely decadent.
20. Caramel Coated Ladyfingers
The ultimate, delicate cookies coated with a glossy, sweet-salty glaze that is out of this world.
21. Key Lime Macaroons
With a little zing, and a whole lot of coconut sweetness, these macaroons are the perfect treat at the end of a meal.
22. Lemony Lemon Snap Cookies
Light, crisp and packed with a lemon punch, these cookies add sparkle to banana pudding, or to the end of any meal.
23. Classic No Bake Cookies
The chocolatey classic gets a low-carb makeover that is just as tasty as the original.
24. Mocha Hazelnut Cookies
With a healthy caffeine kick and a not-too-sweet flavor, these feel like the grown up cousin of a chocolate chip cookie.
25. Toffee Chocolate Chip Cookies
Okay, okay, you actually want chocolate chip cookies? Here you go.
26. Black and White Cookies
The iconic NYC cake-like cookie confection—a nostalgic favorite with kids and adults alike.
27. Butterscotch Cookies
Studded with butterscotch chips, these cookies boast a sweet, toasty flavor and a delicate texture.