6 Amazing Holiday Cookie Recipes from Cooking Melangery...

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I love baking cookies with my step-daughters no matter what time of year it is, but it certainly makes for extra special memories when we make them for the holiday season to share with others. When I saw Yelena's cookies over on Cooking MelangeryI couldn't wait to share their beauty with all of you. I hope you will come back to share with us what cookies you bake for the holidays and that you have tried one of these 6 Amazing Holiday Cookie Recipes from Cooking Melangery...

Homemade Holiday Cookie Recipes for Everyone...

1. Molded Gingerbread Cookie Recipe...

Molded Gingerbread Cookie Recipe...
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I told you her cookies were amazing! What a wonderful gift these molded gingerbread cookies would make for your grandmother, mother-in-law, or even your best friend! The recipe includes 1/2 cup of molasses, 1 1/2 teaspoons of cinnamon , 1/2 teaspoon of nutmeg, 2 teaspoons of ground ginger, 1/2 cup of dark corn syrup, and a few other ingredients, continue to the Cooking Melageryblog to see the complete details on how you can make these gorgeous cookies for your loved ones!

2. Lemon Ricotta Cookie with a Cranberry Glaze Recipe...

Lemon Ricotta Cookie with a Cranberry Glaze Recipe...
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Many of her cookie recipes can be made all year long, but these were some of my favorites I thought would be great to make during the holidays. These tasty looking lemon ricotta cookies sound like they would be great with tea! For this recipe you will use a 1/2 (8-ounce) container of whole milk ricotta cheese, 2 Tbs. of lemon juice, lemon zest, and a few other simple ingredients. Sounds easy...I think we'll try this one! Continue to Cooking Melangeryfor the details.

3. Lumberjack Molasses Cookie Recipe...

Lumberjack Molasses Cookie Recipe...
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Are you planning to enjoy the holidays with a special person; wouldn't these heart shaped lumberjack molasses cookies be a sweet gift to bake for that someone special! There is even a great story behind how the "Lumberjack Cookie" got it's name! This cookie recipe also includes molasses like the gingerbread cookies, check out Cooking Melangeryfor the ingredients and directions.

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4. Painted Springerle Cookie Recipe...

Painted Springerle Cookie Recipe...
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More gorgeous holiday cookies and these ones you can decorate with food coloring! The technique is to paint the cookies after the dough dries overnight and then bake after they are painted. This is a great holiday cookie recipe to get the entire family involved in, especially the kids! Continue to Cooking Melangeryfor the complete details on what you need to paintand bakespringerle cookies.

5. Crunchy Sesame Seed Cookie Recipe...

Crunchy Sesame Seed Cookie Recipe...
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I love sesame seed bread and bagels, but I would have never thought to put sesame seeds on a cookie! I just love this idea and can't wait to try. The recipe actually calls for three different types of seeds; flax, black sesame, and white sesame seeds. Is this a cookie recipe you would like to try for the holidays? Check out Cooking Melangeryfor the ingredients and baking instructions.

6. Molded Rose Springerle Cookie Recipe...

Molded Rose Springerle Cookie Recipe...
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Does'nt this cookie look too pretty to eat! I'm really interested in learning how to press a mold into a cookie and have it turn out this perfect. Your family will be impressed when you show up for that holiday dinner when you tell them these beautiful rose springerle cookies are homemade! Continue to Cooking Melangeryfor the complete recipe.

I'm so glad Yelena shared her Amazing Holiday Cookie Recipes with us and we hope all of you are enjoying the holiday season and are having a great time baking cookies in the kitchen with your family!

Yelena lives in Newtown, Pennsylvania and is a Photojournalist, mother, and wife. She loves to cookand is now into food photography.