12 Easy Gluten Free Cookie Recipes For The Holidays

Every year around Christmas I feel like festive foods are a lot more common than they are any other time of the year. Personally I enjoy trying different kinds of cookies each year for Christmas since there are so many different options. When searching online I found some of the best gluten-free cookie recipes out there. I decided to pick 12 of my favorite and easy gluten-free cookie recipes I could find. I put them here all in one post for you to choose from. If you enjoy gluten-free cookies as much as I do every once in a while then you will definitely like at least one of these recipes. I hope you enjoy all these and have a Merry Christmas!

12 Easy Gluten-Free Cookie Recipes!

Grain Free Ginger Bread Cookies!
Free of gluten, dairy, and eggs!

What better recipe to start off with than the ginger bread cookie! I personally have never been a fan of ginger bread but I know so many people love it. This recipe is soft and chewy unlike really any other gluten-free cookie. Try this great gluten-free recipe which is free of dairy and eggs as well!

Recipe from: Texanerin.com

Gluten Free Oatmeal Cookies!
Free of gluten and dairy!

This is a gluten-free recipe of mine that was shared with me from someone on facebook. It is extremely easy to make and is one of my favorites for Christmas. You can use either raisins or chocolate chips depending on what you like better! It's both gluten and dairy free but if you are sensitive to oat then you should definitely stay away.

Gluten Free Chocolate Mint Thins!
Free of gluten and eggs!

If you've seen Lucy's Gluten-Free Cookies then you have probably seen cookies similar to these. This recipe is easy to make and does not require any eggs. Although butter and milk is required, you can use Earth Balance butter and almond milk to make it dairy free.

Gluten Free Banana Nut Butter Cookies!
Free of gluten, dairy, eggs and grains!

This recipe is awesome for anyone who wants an easy recipe free of most allergies. It is free of grains, eggs, and dairy which makes it the perfect cookie for lots of people! The only think it is not free of is peanut butter but I'm sure sunbutter can be used to substitute. Enjoy this 5 ingredient cookie recipe!

4 Ingredient Peanut Butter Cookies!
Free of gluten, dairy, and grains!

This is a recipe I've tried many times and a recipe that is perfect for anyone who is newly gluten-free. It's seriously impossible to mess up and tastes so great for how easy it is! You only need four ingredients and it can easily be made dairy free if Enjoy Life chocolate chips are used.

Recipe from: Gimmesomeoven.com

Gluten Free Maple Bacon Chocolate Chunk Cookies!
Free of gluten, dairy, eggs and grains!

If you want to try a cookie recipe that's a little different for the holidays then this recipe is definitely it! Bacon is great on it's own so putting it in a cookie recipe is very unique! This recipe if free of most allergens and is one I think most people would really enjoy.

Recipe from: Brittanyangell.com

Grain Free Sugar Cookies!
Free of gluten, dairy, eggs and grains!

This is a paleo gluten-free sugar cookie recipe I've made before and I can't tell you enough how great it is! It's free of most allergens and doesn't need many ingredients which is perfect for Christmas!

Grain Free Snicker-doodle Cookies!
Free of gluten, dairy, eggs, and grains!

Snicker doodles were something I've never really enjoyed but that was until I tried this recipe! This recipe is very easy to make and it is free of most allergens. I know many people like snicker doodles for the holidays so if I were going to recommend any snicker doodle recipe then it would definitely be this!

Recipe from: Urbanposer.com

Gluten Free Carrot Cake Cookies!
Free of gluten, dairy and grains!

This recipe is very different and one I really love. It only needs 7 ingredients and is extremely easy to make. I would definitely give this one a try!

Recipe from: Glutenaway.com

Perfect Paleo Molasses Cookies!
Free of gluten, dairy, and grains!

Cookies that are paleo are a little harder to find. That's why I think this one is perfect since is delicious and definitely one I would recommend. Whether you are gluten-free or paleo, this recipe is a great one to choose in my opinion. It's not free of eggs but egg replacer might be able to be used! Give it a try!

Cranberry Ginger Butter Cookies!
Free of gluten and grains!

This recipe is definitely one that is perfect for the holidays. It can be made dairy free if earth balance butter is used but other than that it is also grain free with the use of almond flour. It needs very few ingredients too!

Paleo Chocolate Chip Pumpkin Cake Cookies!
Free of gluten, dairy, and grains!

I know pumpkin is usually used just around October and Thanksgiving but I couldn't help but add this recipe. It is extremely easy to make and it is paleo as well! The ingredients are pretty simple and you can substitute raisins if you prefer that instead!

Recipe from: Paleogrubs.com

I hope you have a very Merry Christmas and try some of these cookie recipes! For more gluten-free cookie recipes you can check out my Pinterest Board, Here!
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  1. Great round up Taylor!! Thanks for linking up at our Gluten Free Fridays party! I have tweeted and pinned your entry to our Gluten Free Fridays board on Pinterest! :)

    Hope your week is great!

    Cindy from vegetarianmamma.com

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  3. Excellent recipe the cookies were delicious and very soft and gooey. I added chopped up Mars bar yum yum will be making these again!