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Christmas biscuit recipes

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From spices like ginger and cinnamon and fruits and nuts, bake up a storm this festive season, with cookies, gingerbread, biscotti and more.

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  • Snowman biscuits in a tin

    Snowman biscuits

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.17 ratings

    Get little ones to help decorate these festive snowman biscuits. You can bake and freeze the biscuits ahead, then bring them out for a winter’s day activity

  • Gingerbread stained glass biscuits on a wire tray

    Gingerbread stained glass biscuits

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.5 ratings

    Bake these pretty gingerbread biscuits with a stained glass centre as treats at Christmas time with the kids. They make great presents for friends and family

  • Classic florentines

    Florentines

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.6 ratings

    Enjoy these classic florentines at Christmas time. Jewelled with cherries and pistachios and coated in chocolate, these biscuits are the perfect festive gift

  • Ginger biscuits served on a wire tray

    Ginger biscuits

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.135 ratings

    Use fresh and ground ginger to make these moreish biscuits. They're perfect served with a cuppa for afternoon tea, or as a treat anytime

  • Christmas cinnamon biscuits

    Christmas biscuits

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.40 ratings

    These cinnamon flavoured Christmas biscuits are great for getting the kids involved in cooking, and they will look great on the tree too

  • Christmas crinkle cookies on a baking tray

    Christmas crinkle cookies

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.25 ratings

    Love crinkle cookies? Try our extra-festive version for Christmas, with orange zest, mixed spice and cinnamon – and not forgetting the classic fudgy centre

  • Chocolate snowmen biscuits

    Chocolate snowmen biscuits

    A star rating of 4.2 out of 5.6 ratings

    Bake these adorable snowmen as a Christmas treat for family visiting over the festive season. Chocolate biscuits are stacked, then decorated with icing

  • Mincemeat cookies served on a wire tray

    Mincemeat cookies

    A star rating of 3.8 out of 5.10 ratings

    Use up a jar of mincemeat to make these festive cookies. They're a perfect addition to a Christmas dessert spread, or a great gift

  • Jammy star cookies served on a cake stand

    Jammy star cookies

    A star rating of 3.9 out of 5.9 ratings

    Bake these lovely star-shaped biscuits to give as edible Christmas gifts for family and friends. They're easy to make, so kids can get involved too

  • Chocolate fudge crinkle biscuits served with a coffee

    Chocolate fudge crinkle biscuits

    A star rating of 4.9 out of 5.312 ratings

    Use storecupboard ingredients to make these moreish chocolate fudge crinkle biscuits. They make the perfect partner to a coffee as an afternoon treat

  • Chocolate dipped cookies on wire cooling rack

    Honey & spice cookies

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.5 ratings

    More than just gingerbread, these Christmas cookies have our special festive spice mix and are dipped in dark chocolate. Get the kids involved in baking them

  • A selection of snow globe cookies

    Snow globe cookies

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.1 rating

    Make these edible snow globes as pretty decorations for your Christmas tree – your fairy lights will shine through the middles, making them look magical!

  • Christmas-tree shaped biscuits nestled in icing sugar snow

    Matcha & coconut trees

    A star rating of 3.5 out of 5.2 ratings

    Bake a batch of these Christmas tree-shaped biscuits over the holiday season. They're flavoured with green tea and coconut

  • Vegan Christmas pinwheel biscuits on a wire tray

    Vegan Christmas pinwheel biscuits

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.5 ratings

    Get the kids helping out in the kitchen with these colourful vegan pinwheel biscuits. They'll prove a big hit at Christmas and children's parties

  • Neapolitan bourbons served in a tub

    Bourbon biscuits

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.22 ratings

    Add some colour to classic bourbon biscuits using pink food colouring. Kids will love piping the filling – and eating them afterwards of course!

  • Savoury biscotti served in a tin

    Savoury biscotti

    A star rating of 3.5 out of 5.2 ratings

    Serve these savoury biscotti on a cheeseboard and dunk them in a baked camembert, or our potted cheddar. They make a lovely festive gift too

  • Gingerbread bunting

    Gingerbread bunting

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.24 ratings

    These tasty spiced gingerbread men make a fantastically festive, edible Christmas decoration - string up and eat within two weeks

  • Melting snowman biscuits

    Melting snowman biscuits

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.4 ratings

    Get little ones in the kitchen to assemble these cute festive biscuits - sticky fun for a wintry afternoon.

  • A selection of lemon stars

    Lemon stars

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.2 ratings

    Fill up the biscuit tin for the Christmas holidays with these gorgeous lemon star biscuits with a lemon curd filling. They make a lovely mid-morning treat

  • Mint chocolate chip cookies presented on a pink plate

    Mint chocolate chip cookies

    A star rating of 0 out of 5.0 ratings

    Enjoy these cookies during the Christmas season, and share with loved ones. They're made with little pieces of peppermint candy canes for an extra-festive flourish

  • Rudolph shortbread

    Rudolph shortbread

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.3 ratings

    These simple shortbread triangles are a great edible gift for kids to make over Christmas - decorate with Smarties or other sweets and wrap up with pipe cleaner 'reindeer' antlers

  • Cheese & rosemary biscuits in a decorative box

    Cheese & rosemary biscuits

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.16 ratings

    These savoury biscuits are deliciously cheesy, and are so easy to make. They make a lovely gift. Leave out the rosemary, if you prefer

  • Ginger cookie sandwiches with lemon mascarpone

    Ginger cookie sandwiches with lemon mascarpone

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.23 ratings

    Sandwich ginger biscuits with a creamy, zesty filling to make these gluten-free teatime treats that are aromatic with wintry spices - cloves, nutmeg and cardamom

  • Snowy owl Christmas tree biscuits

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.9 ratings

    Great British Bake Off 2013 winner Frances Quinn created these edible decorations topped with white and dark chocolate and almond 'feathers'

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