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22 Festive Vegan Xmas Cookies

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The approaching winter season means many delights are soon in store. One of those is Christmas cookies! They’re a staple in most households during the holidays as they’re fun to decorate and yummy to eat. If you’re looking to cut out the animal products in your cookies this year, you’ve come to the right place. Here are 22 Festive Vegan Xmas Cookies for you to make this holiday season!

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1. Vegan Salted Espresso Brookies

Cookies + Brownies = Brookies = your baking plans tonight. These vegan salted espresso brookies feature a brownie-like batter mixed with dark, aromatic espresso. Finish with flaky sea salt for the perfect chewy & fudgy chocolate brookies!

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2. Healthy Chewy Ginger Molasses Cookies

One of my favorite Christmas memories as a kid was listening to holiday music on the stereo while eating gingersnaps dipped in milk with my dad. These chewy ginger molasses cookies aren’t crunchy, but the flavors certainly bring me back! These are a healthy sweet treat and just perfect for the holidays. Gluten-free, grain-free & vegan too!

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3. Almond Crescent Cookies

Vegan almond crescent cookies are one of the most loved German Christmas cookies ever! Find out how to make these delicious Vanillekipferl without eggs and dairy!

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Almond crescent cookies are delicious vegan xmas cookies.
Source: Aline-Made

4. Iced Vegan Oatmeal Cookies

Totally addicting old-fashioned iced vegan oatmeal cookies! They have soft centers with chewy edges and are topped with a simple icing that sets so you can stack and gift them if you want. These are some of my favorite Vegan Xmas Cookies!

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Iced vegan oatmeal cookies
Source: Nora Cooks

5. Vegan Hot Chocolate Cookies

These vegan hot chocolate cookies are the most delicious holiday dessert! Enjoy a rich double chocolate cookie with a gooey marshmallow center and a melted chocolate drizzle. They are perfectly sweet, ultra chocolatey, and ready in under 30 minutes.

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6. 3-Ingredient Vegan Shortbread Cookies

Traditional Scottish shortbread couldn’t be any easier! These soft 3-ingredient classic gluten-free vegan shortbread cookies are allergy-free and sugar-free. A simple sweet biscuit for coffee or tea and an essential holiday recipe!

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7. Vegan Linzer Cookies

Delicious vegan Linzer cookies filled with raspberry jam! These jam sandwich cookies are one of the most popular Swiss vegan Christmas cookies.

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Vegan linzer cookies are delicious vegan xmas cookies.
Source: Aline-Made

8. Vegan White Chocolate Peppermint Cookies

The perfect holiday cookie recipe that tastes just like Christmas! These vegan white chocolate peppermint cookies are gluten-free, allergy-free, and full of dairy-free white chocolate chips and crushed peppermint candies. Easy and delicious, they’re a fun addition to your seasonal cookie swap and dessert platters!

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Vegan white chocolate peppermint cookies
Source: Strength and Sunshine

9. Vegan Cranberry Chocolate Chip Cookies

Vegan cranberry chocolate chip cookies (V, GF, DF): an easy recipe for oat flour cranberry chocolate chip cookies made with whole ingredients. Talk about yum!

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10. Peppermint Meltaway Vegan Xmas Cookies

There’s something about the fresh taste of peppermint mixed with the sweetness of cookie dough that makes for the most epic cookie eating experience ever. This may sound a bit overdramatic, but trust us, once you try these, you will understand!

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11. Vegan Sugar Cookies

These vegan sugar cookies are super soft, easy, and require no chilling! A delicious dairy-free sugar cookie recipe. Talk about some delicious vegan Xmas cookies!

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12. Red Velvet Crinkle Cookies

These fudgy red velvet crinkle cookies are perfect for your holiday parties. Just look at that snowy white crinkle! Made in under 30 minutes for a delightfully festive sweet treat.

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13. Almond Flour Sugar Cookies

The perfect cutout cookie recipe for any holiday, these simple almond flour sugar cookies are made with applesauce, maple syrup, and a naturally green frosting! A festive treat for any and all holiday get togethers.

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14. Vegan Lemon Sugar Cookies

These soft vegan lemon sugar cookies are so light and lemony with the perfect chewy cookie center. Brighten up your holidays with a non-traditional flavored sugar cookie. They’re absolutely delightful!

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15. Vegan Thumbprint Cookies With Jam

The combination of tart jam and a buttery-sweet crumb is pure bliss in every bite of these vegan thumbprint cookies. The sweet and tart jam in the center makes these some of the most flavorful vegan Xmas cookies around.

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Vegan thumbprint cookies with jam
Source: Vegan Huggs

16. Chewy Chocolate Peppermint Cookies

Crispy on the edges, chewy on the inside, these double chocolate peppermint cookies are sure to make your spirits bright! Perfect for cookie swaps or any Christmas occasion, this vegan cookie recipe is the best for cookie season.

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17. Vegan Gingerbread Cookies

These adorable vegan gingerbread cookies are sooo delicious and festive! They are vegan, gluten-free, and contain no refined sugar, making them the perfect little holiday treat!

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Vegan gingerbread cookies
Source: VegAnnie

18. Iced Vegan Sugar Cookies

These right here, are truly the perfect vegan sugar cookies! They are super easy to prepare with just 9 easy ingredients to make the cookie dough. The dough works perfectly with cookie cutters making them a fun cookie to shape and decorate however you like!

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19. Vegan Chocolate Crinkle Cookies

Fudgy and rich vegan chocolate crinkle cookies are so pretty and a serious crowd pleaser! A classic holiday cookie, and for good reason.

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Vegan chocolate crinkle cookies
Source: Nora Cooks

20. Almond Butter Blossom Cookies

These chewy, dense yet doughy cookies are easy, healthy and they’re paleo, vegan, gluten-free, dairy-free, peanut free and refined sugar free! They’re a delicious paleo Christmas cookie to make this season! 

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21. Vegan Snowball Cookies

Vegan snowball cookies are festive little holiday cookies that are buttery, full of pecans and rolled in powdered sugar! Made in 1 bowl with 5 ingredients. 

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Vegan snowball cookies are delicious vegan xmas cookies.
Source: Nora Cooks

22. Orange Cinnamon Vegan Xmas Cookies

For the vegan orange cinnamon Christmas cookies you only need 7 ingredients: Powdered brown sugar, almonds, hazelnuts, orange juice, cinnamon, water, and flour. Sound easy? It really is!

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Orange cinnamon vegan xmas cookies
Source: Vegan Heaven
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