21 Thanksgiving Cookie Recipes

Enjoy one of these delicious thanksgiving cookie recipes. There are a variety of recipes on the list so you are sure to find something you will enjoy.

These recipes are

  • Easy to make
  • Delicious
  • Flavorful
  • Perfect for Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving Cookie Recipes

pumpkin shaped cookies and leaf shaped cookies

1. Pumpkin Shaped Cookies

The first recipe on the list shows you how to make the best sugar cookies that you will shape and decorate to look like pumpkins. These delicious cookies are topped with a tasty cinnamon frosting.

Get this recipe on Half Baked Harvest.

turkey shaped cookies

2. Turkey Shaped Cookies

This is a fun baking recipe the kids are sure to love. This recipe walks you through the steps needed to make the cookies look like turkeys. This would be a cute recipe to make for Thanksgiving.

Get this recipe on Amanda’s Cookin.

cranberry cookies

3. Cranberry Cookies

Try these delicious cranberry cookies. These sweet buttery cookies are loaded with cranberries. You can drizzle them with a lemon sugar glaze.

Get this recipe on Barefeet in The Kitchen.

pumpkin cookies on a plate

4. Pumpkin Cookies

Make a batch of these pumpkin cookies to enjoy for your Thanksgiving dessert. These delicious melt-in-your-mouth cookies are topped with a tasty cream cheese frosting.

Get this recipe on Two Peas and Their Pod.

cinnamon roll cookies

5. Cinnamon Roll Cookies

If you like cinnamon rolls then you’re sure to love these cookies. They have a similar flavor. These cookies are filled with a cinnamon sugar filling and are drizzled with vanilla icing.

Get this recipe on Sally’s Baking Addiction.

Pumpkin Spice Snickerdoodle Cookies

6. Pumpkin Spice Snickerdoodle Cookies

Everyone is sure to love these snickerdoodle pumpkin cookies. These chewy cookies are loaded with pumpkin and are combined with a cinnamon sugar mixture.

Get this recipe on Live Well Bake Often.

red velvet cookies

7. Red Velvet Cookies

These red velvet cookies would be perfect to make for Thanksgiving. They are filled with white chocolate chips with a little vanilla and cocoa.

Get this recipe on Cooking Classy.

pumpkin oatmeal cookies

8. Pumpkin Oatmeal Cookies

Here is another great pumpkin cookie recipe you should try. These chewy soft cookies are filled with warm spices. You can top them with a tasty maple glaze.

Get this recipe on Well Plated.

lemon cookies

9. Lemon Cookies

Your guests are sure to enjoy these delicious lemon cookies. These chewy cookies are filled with lemon flavors. You can top them with a cream cheese glaze.

Get this recipe on Averie Cooks.

thumbprint cookies

10. Thumbprint Cookies

This is a great cookie recipe to make for Thanksgiving. For this recipe, you will make sugar cookies that you will fill with your favorite jam.

Get this recipe on Sugar Spun Run.

11. Butter Pecan Cookies

Here is a great cookie recipe for you to make that requires a few simple ingredients. These cookies are loaded with pecans, vanilla, sugar, and a few other ingredients,

Get this recipe on Simply Recipes.

12. Apple Pie Thumbprint Cookies

Another delicious thumbprint cookie recipe for you to try. These soft shortbread cookies are filled with a tasty apple pie filling. These cookies are similar to the Panera Bread ones.

Get this recipe on Baked Bree.

13. Maple Shortbread Cookies

If your looking for a great shortbread cookie to make for Thanksgiving then this is the recipe for you. These tasty cookies are filled with maple flavors. They are topped with a maple sugar glaze.

Get this recipe on The Girl Who Ate Everything.

chocolate chip cookies

14. Chocolate Chip Cookies

This recipe shows you how to make the best chocolate chip cookies. These thick chocolate cookies are loaded with chocolate chips and taste amazing.

Get this recipe on Pinch of Yum.

15. Snickerdoodle Cookies

These snickerdoodle cookies are so good you will be asking for more. They are filled with cinnamon and a few other tasty ingredients.

Get this recipe on Lil Luna.

16. Chai Spiced Cookies

These cookies are similar to the snickerdoodle cookies but have more fall flavors added to them. Enjoy with your favorite hot drink.

Get this recipe on Shugary Sweets.

17. Caramel Apple Cookies

This recipe combines apple and caramel which creates the best flavor. These cookies are the perfect dessert to enjoy for Thanksgiving. They are filled with fresh apples, caramel, and spices.

Get this recipe on House of Yumm.

sugar cookies

18. Sugar Cookies

This recipe shows you how to make the best sugar cookies. It is a simple recipe that is very easy to make. You can leave the cookies as is or you can decorate them with your favorite glaze or frosting.

Get this recipe on Preppy Kitchen.

19. Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cookies

Everyone is sure to love these delicious chocolate chip cookies. They are loaded with pumpkin flavor and lots of chocolate chips.

Get this recipe on I Heart Naptime.

20. Chocolate Cookies

If you are a chocolate fan you will defintely love these cookies. These soft cookies are loaded with chocolate flavor. The perfect dessert to enjoy at Thanksgiving.

Get this recipe on Dinner Then Dessert.

21. Ginger Snap Cookies

The last recipe on the list shows you how to make the best gingersnap cookies. This is a great holiday cookie recipe that is so good. They have a great combination of a sweet and slightly spicy taste.

Get this recipe on Cookies and Cups.

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21 Thanksgiving Cookie Recipes

Delicious thanksgiving cookie recipes.
Prep Time10 mins
Cook Time15 mins
Course: Dessert
Cuisine: American
Keyword: Thanksgiving cookie recipes
Servings: 16
Calories: 380kcal

Ingredients

  • Flour
  • Vanilla
  • Sugar
  • Eggs
  • Frosting

Instructions

  • Pick a recipe to make.
  • Gather all your ingredients.
  • Follow the recipe instructions.
  • Make the recipe and enjoy.

Notes

Nutrition, serving size, and cooking time may vary depending on which recipe you choose.