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Semi-Homemade Holiday Cookies

This classic holiday cookie is perfect for cookies exchanges, teacher gifts or last minute hostess gifts.
Course Dessert
Cuisine American
Keyword Semi-Homemade Holiday Cookies
Prep Time 25 minutes
Cook Time 10 minutes
Total Time 35 minutes
Servings 24 people


  • 1 package Pillsbury™ Sugar Refrigerated Cookies
  • Frosting
  • 1 bag white chocolate chips
  • colored sugars
  • food coloring


  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees; cut cookie dough into 1/2 slices and place on baking sheet lined with parchment paper.
  2. Bake for 8-10 minutes or according to package. Once lightly brown, remove cookies from oven and cool completely.
  3. Melt 1/2 the white chocolate chips in the microwave. Add desired color to melted chocolate. Use melted chocolate to frost cookies. Start in the center and work your way to the edges.

  4. Let dry 5-10 minutes, then pipe design and add colored sugar. Let dry completely before or if short on time place cookies in the freezer to set the chocolate. Then wrap up as the perfect holiday sweet treat!