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holiday cookie and candy recipes

food ideas for christmas gifts

There is nothing more special than a holiday gift of homemade cookies or candy. This seasonal recipe roundup is dedicated to holiday food ideas for gifts, featuring free cookie & candy recipes from the best online food sites.

holiday cookie recipes

Gingerbread Cookie Recipes - Gingerbread Snowflake Cookies, Cranberry Gingerbread Cookies
Macaroon Recipes - Mississippi Praline Macaroons, Coconut & Chocolate Macaroons
Brownie Recipes - Chocolate Glazed Brownies, Dulce de Leche Brownies
Nut Cookie Recipes - Pine Nut (Pignoli) Cookies, Almond Pistachio Biscotti
Butter & Sugar Cookie Recipes - Rose's Spritz Butter Cookies, Linzer Bites Cookies, Lemon Heart Cookies, Key Lime Sugar Cookies
Chocolate Cookie Recipes - Florentines, Chocolate Truffle Sandies, Cocoa Chocolate Chip Cookies, Chocolate Raspberry Thumbprints

holiday candy recipes

candy recipes - Almond Roca, Candied Orange Peel, Chocolate Truffles, Chocolate Almond Buttercrunch Toffee, Gingerbread Caramels, Passion Fruit Gelees

Related: see Gourmet File's baking and dessert recipes page for more holiday baking ideas.