Recipes: Cookies

5-in-One Dough

This versatile dough is a classic recipe – flour, sugar, butter, eggs and milk – perfect for making last-minute treats, both sweet and savory. Because the dough can be refrigerated or frozen, it’s convenient to make it up in advance, then bake for guests who drop in unexpectedly. We provide 5 different ways to bake up the dough, but let your imagination go wild and try some ideas of your own!

Candy Thumbprint Cookies

A classic cookie takes on a rainbow of colors when Candy Melts candy are pressed into the center. Choose your favorite hue or use a variety!

Cherry Bonbon Cookies

Each bite of these sweet treats bursts with cherry and chocolate flavor, making it hard to avoid the temptation to eat bonbons all day!

Chocolate Chip Cookie Bowls

Edible bowls are such fun! Perfect for serving ice cream, fruit, mousse and so much more.

Chocolate Chip Cookies

Chocolate Chip Cookies For Giant Pan

Chocolate Coconut Macaroons

Golden and slightly crisp on the outside, moist and chewy on the inside, a classic coconut cookie with the essence of almonds.

Chocolate Cookie Bowls

Edible bowls are such fun! Perfect for serving ice cream, fruit, mousse and so much more.

Chocolate Roll Out Cookies

Chocolate Spritz Cookies

Christina Banner’s Blonde Gingerbread Dough

The perfect dough for crafting so many Gingerbread projects. Its lighter color is perfect for coloring (see the crab in the Sandcastle Gingerbread Castle!)

Classic Spritz Cookies

Coconut Lime Shortbread Cookies

Roll-out cookies dialed up a notch! Flavored with coconut and lime, they’re cut with fancy cutters, then get a ganache decoration.

Coconut Spritz Cookies

Festive Cherry Almond Chip Biscotti

Biscotti are traditional Italian biscuits (cookies) that have been updated in recent years with different flavor combinations and often are decorated for a more festive look. They are first baked as a loaf, cut into their signature oblong strips, then baked a second time to dry them out and add the crunch.

Gingerbread Cookie Bowls

Edible bowls are such fun! Perfect for serving ice cream, fruit, mousse and so much more.

Grandma’s Gingerbread Cookies

Latte Chocolate Chip Cookies

These coffee flavored cookies are choc-full of chocolate chips. They're the perfect choice for any coffee lover, but others will love them too!

Linzer Sandwich Cookies

Oatmeal Raisin Cookies

Orange Spritz Cookies

Pecan Shortbread Cookie

A classic butter-flavored cookie, rich with pecans, it's easy to make and it keeps for weeks.

Rainbow Snickerdoodles

Colored sugars and multi-hued sprinkles make everyone’s favorite cinnamon cookie even more festive. Enlist the kids to help roll the cookie dough balls in the sprinkles.

Roll Out Cookies

Rum Balls

A delicious use for cake leftovers. These treats are packed with flavor.

S'mores Cookie Bars

S’mores have long been enjoyed around a roaring bonfire at camping or on the beach. Bring back memories of those warm weather evenings year-round with these easy-to-make, no bake tasty treats!

Sugar Cookie For Giant Pan

Sugar Cookies

The Public Television cake decorating show providing easy projects for special celebrations. Not intended to replace instructional classes.