These Easy Holiday Cookies Feature Simple and Tasty Ingredients

By: Jana Pijak - Jun 30, 2015
References: food
These easy holiday cookies are tasty and almond-infused. Made from a blend of shortening, sugar, egg and flour, these Christmas tree snacks also feature green food coloring that adds to their festive look.

Food.com's Christmas cookie recipe is also made with a salt, baking powder and almond extract mix, resulting in a taste that is both light and crunchy. Fans of easy holiday cookies will love this simple and homemade recipe. In addition to its simple ingredients, the dessert is also incredibly fun, doubling as a great gift that is both sentimental and budget-friendly.

While some Christmas cookie recipes can feature complex decoration tutorials, this one keeps things simple with green food coloring and rainbow-hued sprinkles that mimic colorful bulbs of light.