25 Gluten Free Christmas Cookie Recipes (2024)

It’s the most wonderful, delicious time of year! I’ve been researching Gluten Free Christmas Cookie Recipes for years. It started when I found out that Pookah was allergic to wheat and I searched the internet for ideas so that my 1 year old could have a cookie at Christmas.

10 years ago, this was hard! But now, I’ve got lots of Gluten Free Recipes to share (like this Gluten Free Gingerbread Cookie Recipe)

25 Gluten Free Christmas Cookie Recipes

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Frequently Asked Questions about Gluten Free Cookies and baking

I get a lot of questions about how to make gluten-free cookies and what to do afterward, so I’m adding in a few FAQ before we get to our recipes!

What do you need in your pantry for Gluten Free Cookies?

I stock up on few gluten free staples in my pantry for baking season.

  • Coconut Sugar
  • Almond Flour
  • Coconut Flour
  • Oat Flour
  • Coconut Oil
  • Butter
  • Baking Powder
  • Baking Soda
  • Salt

What do you need for baking Gluten Free Cookies?

After You’ve stocked your pantry, I recommend you have the following items on hand for your Gluten Free Baking this holiday season

  • Cookie sheets
  • Parchment Paper
  • Rolling Pin
  • Measuring Cups
  • Measuring Spoons
  • Cookie Cutters
  • Electric Hand Mixer
  • Small and Large Mixing Bowls
  • Wooden Spoon

How do you store Gluten Free Cookies?

All of the recipes I’m about to share are easy to store and last about 2-3 weeks at room temperature as long as they are stored in an airtight container.

You can also Freeze cookies if you bake in advance. I like to put them in freezer zip lock bags. They will keep for about a month frozen. When you are ready to eat them, thawing is easy!

Just let them sit on the counter at room temperature until completely thawed.

Then enjoy with a nice glass of milk!

So without further ado, here are 25 Gluten Free Christmas Cookie Recipes for you to enjoy this holiday season!

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Gluten-Free Gingersnaps

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Perfectly spicy, and not too sweet, these Gluten Free Gingersnaps can be enjoyed for dessert or an afternoon tea. They are naturally dairy-free, bursting with flavor and are perfectly crunchy which makes them the perfect gluten free ginger cookies for dunking.

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Peppermint Snowcap Meringue Cookies

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These Peppermint Snowcap Meringue Cookies are crunchy, airy, super light, and dipped in chocolate and crushed peppermint candies, making them a favorite at the holidays.

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Cream Cheese Peppermint Patties

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These vegan Cream Cheese Peppermint Patties are sure to be your go to no-bake dessert of the holiday season! You’re just 5 ingredients and 30 minutes away from a delicious treat!

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Vegan Never Fail Fudge

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This vegan Never Fail Fudge will take you right back to the Christmases of your childhood! Rich, chocolatey, and decadent, it will be hard to stop at just one piece!

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Vegan No Bake Cookies (aka Eskimo Cookies)

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One of my favorite family cookies we made around the holidays, made vegan and gluten free: Chocolate No Bake Cookies! These are a favorite around our house and so addicting

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Gluten Free Chocolate Peppermint Cookies (Vegan)

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Spread some cheer with the gift of baking! These Gluten Free Peppermint Cookies are the perfect way to share small acts of kindness to brighten someone’s day.

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Perfect Paleo Peppermint Cookies (vegan, grain-free, gluten-free, dairy-free) - Texanerin Baking

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These paleo vegan peppermint cookies are perfectly soft, chewy and full of mint flavor!

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Gluten-free Snickerdoodles

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Crispy edges, chewy centers, and yummy cinnamon flavor makes these gluten-free snickerdoodles a delicious treat to enjoy all Christmas season.

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Gluten-free Chewy Sugar Cookies

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Gluten-free Chewy Sugar Cookies have a chewy center, crisp edges, and are rolled in sugar to make them sweet and sparkly

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Keto Chocolate Crinkle Cookies { Gluten Free }

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These gluten free, low carb chocolate crinkle cookies are rich and fudgy on the inside, perfectly crispy on the outside, and so decadent that you may just end up making them year round!

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Cranberry Pistachio Cookies (gluten free, vegan)

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Cranberry Pistachio Cookies – perfectly festive cookies for your holidays! Gluten free, Oil free, and Vegan. Cookie exchange anyone?

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Chewy Gluten Free Chocolate Gingerbread Cookies

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Chocolate Gingerbread Cookies – Crispy on the outside, perfectly chewy on the inside and HEALTHY! These Chewy Gluten Free cookies are sure to be a holiday favorite! Go ahead, eat more than one

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Peppermint Thumbprint Hershey Kiss Cookies

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You’ll love baking these gluten free Hershey Kiss sugar cookies this holiday season for cookie swaps and Christmas parties.That’s because these Peppermint Thumbprint Hershey Kiss Cookies can be quickly made from ingredients you probably already have in the pantry or can quickly pick up at the store.

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Almond Flour Pecan Sandies

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Made with almond flour and no eggs, these cookies are perfect choice for a naturally GF cookie.

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Cut Out Cookies - Gluten Free and Vegan

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These gluten free and vegan cut out cookies taste amazing and are super easy to make! They are the perfect treat to make for the Holidays!

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Frosted Keto Christmas Cookies {Recipe}

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Want to indulge in a little bit of Christmas spirit without completely derailing your diet or healing? Look no further than these Frosted Keto Christmas Cookies to hit the spot without making you hit a wall.

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Coconut Christmas Tree Cookie Recipe (gluten free) • Nourish and Nestle

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f you are looking for easy to make and fun recipe for Christmas Cookies, this Snow-Covered Coconut Christmas Tree Cookies Recipe is just the thing. The dusting of ‘snow’ and a sprinkling of edible gold stars really make these coconut cookies so very special.

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Gluten Free Chocolate Cake Mix Cookies: 1 Mix, 3 Yummy Options!

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Quick and easy gluten free cookies that start with a convenient gluten free cake mix… Make them even more delicious by adding in some M&M’s, Rolo’s or dusting with powdered sugar.

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Gluten Free Sugar Cookies - SOFT + No Refrigeration! {vegan option}

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These just might be the BEST sugar cookie you've ever had! Pudding makes these gluten free sugar cookies soft and full of sweet vanilla flavor. Easy to make and there’s no need to refrigerate the dough!

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Cinnamon Stars: Zimtsterne (German Christmas Cookies) - Gluten Free

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Cinnamon Stars (Zimtsterne) are classic German Christmas cookies. This is a simple and easy recipe that is naturally gluten free, dairy free and DELICIOUS!

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Zimtsterne: German Cinnamon Stars

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Zimtsterne, simply translated to "Cinnamon Stars" from German, are a gluten free traditional Christmas treat in Germany.

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Gluten-Free Chocolate Peppermint Crinkle Cookies

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These Gluten-Free Chocolate Peppermint Crinkle Cookies are one of the absolute best gluten-free Christmas cookie recipes! They’re perfect to bring to parties, to have for an afternoon snack, and Santa will love them!

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Gluten Free Swiss Brunsli Cookies

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Even Santa will love these delicious Gluten Free Swiss Brunsli cookies. They are full of chocolate goodness!

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Crinkled Gluten Free Eggnog Cookies

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These soft gluten free eggnog crinkle cookies will melt in your mouth. Perfect for anyone including Santa:-).

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Vegan Chocolate Amaretti Cookies

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The perfect homemade cookies for Christmas! These irresistible vegan, gluten-free chocolate amaretti are super easy to make and taste delicious!

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