Christmas Cookie Recipes - Nutter Butter Santas, Roly Poly Christmas Tree, And Rice Krispie Treats!

The Winter holidays are here, and with them comes a lot of festive baking! We've got three great desserts that are easy (and fun) to make and mostly use ingredients you've already got lying around. Enjoy!

Santa Claus Nutter Butters

Santa Nutter Butter Recipe

Santa Nutter Butter

Posted by TheRecipe on Tuesday, December 18, 2018








  • White chocolate chips
  • Red Sprinkles
  • Mini M&M’s
  • Nutter Butter Cookies


  • Melt white chocolate chips
  • Dip Nutter Butter cookies into melted chocolate
  • Immediately roll in red sprinkles to form his hat
  • Add the eyes and nose by applying some melted white chocolate
  • Finally dip into white chocolate again to form the beard.
  • Enjoy!

Santa Claus Rice Krispies

Santa Rice Crispy

Santa Rice Crispy 🎅🏼

Posted by TheRecipe on Sunday, December 16, 2018







Red Section

  • 1 stick of butter
  • 1 large bag of marshmallows
  • 1 box of Rice Krispies (12 oz)
  • Red food coloring

Black Section

    • 1/2 stick of butter
    • 1/2 large bag of marshmallows
    • 1/2 box of Rice Krispies (12 oz)
    • Black food coloring

    With white frosting for the belt!


    • Do the different colored Rice Krispies one at a time.
    • Melt butter in skillet.
    • Add marshmallows and melt slowly on low heat.
    • Add red or black food coloring
    • Add Rice Krispies and combine
    • Separate red Rice Krispies into two portions, one larger than the other (1/3 and 2/3)
    • Form into bars on a cookie sheet
    • Form the black Rice Krispies on the cookie sheet
    • Place the smaller red bar on the bottom, then add the black, then the larger red.
    • Press together firmly and then slice and form into rectangles
    • Using white icing, ice belt buckle.
    • Serve and enjoy!

    Roly Poly Santa And Christmas Tree Cookies

    Roly Poly Christmas Cookies
    Cookies on a cooling rack


    • 2 sticks of butter
    • 1/2 cup of sugar
    • 1 tbsp of milk
    • 1 tsp of vanilla
    • 2 1/2 cups of flour
    • Green food coloring
    • Red food coloring
    • Mini chocolate chips
    • Mini M&M’s


    • Cream butter and sugar together.
    • Add milk and vanilla and combine.
    • Add flour and blend until crumbly texture.
    • Knead until combined.
    • Separate portions of the dough and add food coloring to each section.
    • Knead dough and coloring until fully combined. Use parchment paper to avoid dying your hands
    • Roll into balls and form Santa, snowmen and Christmas trees.
    • Use mini chocolate chips and mini M&M’s to decorate.

    Let us know how each of these recipes turned out, and happy holidays to everyone!

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