20 Easy Butter Cookies Recipes

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Searching for some Easy Butter Cookies Recipes to bake for Christmas or the Holiday Season? You have come to the right website. Below I have compiled 20 homemade butter cookies recipes that you can try.

From old fashion to shortbread, nothing beats a soft and freshly baked butter cookie that melts in your mouth.

20 Easy Butter Cookies Recipes

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Here are 20 Delicious Butter Cookies Recipes for you to try this Christmas or at any time you fancy the smell and taste of a freshly baked cookie.

1. Grandma’s Brown Butter Cookies

Grandma's Brown butter Cookies

These Brown Butter Cookies by Foodal have a crumbly sable texture with layers of subtle sweetness.

2. Gluten-Free Butter Cookies

Gluten Free Butter Cookies

The Gluten-Free Butter Cookies by The Gluten-Free Option have a delicious browned butter crunch on the exterior with a soft and chewy center.

3. Holiday Butter Cookie Recipe

Holiday Butter Cookies

These Holiday Butter Cookie Recipe by Ann’s Entitled Life are a four-ingredient Holiday Butter Cookies are absolutely delicious! They can be decorated with nuts, sprinkles, cherries and more.

4. Brown Butter Coconut Cookies

Brown Butter Coconut Cookies

The Brown Butter Coconut Cookies by Low Carb Yum are loaded with dried coconut chips. The cookies are also packed with butter flavour and completely gluten-free.

5. Italian Butter Cookies

Italian Butter Cookies

These Italian Butter Cookies by An Italian In My Kitchen are perfect anytime. Serve them as a holiday cookie or with tea or coffee in the afternoon.

6. Lemon And Lime Butter Cookies Rosettes

Lemon And Lime Butter Cookies

The Lemon And Lime Butter Cookies Rosettes by The Monday Box are flavoured with refreshing lemon or lime, is piped into rosettes. The cookies are sandwiched with citrus icing that dries firm, giving each delicious bite a sweet and sour crunch.

7. Danish Butter Cookies (Vaniljekranse)

Danish Butter Cookies

These Danish Butter Cookies (Vaniljekranse) by Practical Self Reliance are easy to make. Even the kids can help out and it will surely be everyone’s favourite.

8. Cape Breton Style Oatcakes

Cape Breton Style Oatcakes

The Cape Breton Style Oatcakes by Two-Bit Tart are a simple and buttery but not overly sweet cookie. However, this is the most addictive oat cookie.

9. Eggnog Gooey Butter Cookies

Eggnog Gooey Butter Cookies

These Eggnog Gooey Butter Cookies by The Flying Couponer are soft and amazingly buttery, these cookies infused with eggnog will without a doubt please your whole family.

10. Easy Buttery Shortbread Cookies

Easy Buttery Shortbread Cookies

The Easy Buttery Shortbread Cookies by Mighty Mrs melts in your mouth Scottish-inspired shortbread cookies are simple to make. It is a combination of only 3 ingredients and is so light and buttery.

11. Butter Pecan Cookies

Butter Pecan Cookies

These Butter Pecan Cookies by Joy Filled Eats are buttery and chock full of pecans. They are crisp, sweet, and are the perfect sweet bite after supper. Whether you need eggless cookies or not these are divine.

12. Keto Butter Cookies With Almond Flour

Keto Butter Cookies With Almond Flour

The Keto Butter Cookies With Almond Flour by Melanie Cooks. Nobody can tell they are keto or low-carb, they taste like real butter cookies! very yummy and addictive.

13. The Easiest Chewy Butter Cookies

The Easiest Chewy Butter Cookies

These Easiest Chewy Butter Cookies by The Cookware Geek are so perfect and simple that I warranty everybody will love them — except the crunchy cookies lovers, but what can we do?

14. Vegan Thumbprint Cookies With Rasberry Jam

Vegan Thumbprint Cookies

These Vegan Thumbprint Cookies by Vegan Huggs are a combination of tart jam and a sweet buttery crumb that is delicious in every bite.

15. Grain-Free Butter Cookies

Grain Free Butter Cookies

The Grain-Free Butter Cookies by Everyday Maven tastes just like the classic holiday butter cookies with sprinkles but are not only grain and gluten-free but also dye-free.

16. French Salted Butter Cookies

French Salted Butter Cookies

These French Salted Butter Cookies or Sable Breton Cookies by A Baking Journey are the most delicious crumbly and melt in your mouth cookies. Best of all they are super easy to make too.

17. Brown Butter Sugar Cookies

Brown Butter Sugar Cookie

The Brown Butter Sugar Cookies by Tikkido are simple, no fuss cookies but very flavourful. These cookies are similar to a shortbread but thanks to the browned butter that makes this cookie truly exceptional.

18. Slice And Bake Golden Raisin Butter Cookies

Slice And Bake Golden Raisin Butter Cookies

These Golden Raisin Butter Cookies by The Monday Box are a slice and bake cookie. The dough freezes well which makes it easy for slicing and baking. Enjoy it with a cup of milk or tea.

19. Best Old Fashion Sugar Cookies

Best Old Fashion Sugar Cookies

The Best old Fashion Sugar Cookies by This Old Gal are made with real butter and flour. These are the best sugar cookies you would ever try.

20. Homemade Custard Creams

Homemade Custard Creams

These Homemade Custard Creams by Christina’s Cucina are way better than the store-bought variety. These classic British biscuits literally melt in your mouth.

20 Easy Butter Cookies Recipes

If you enjoyed my list of 20 Easy Butter Cookies Recipes, don’t forget to share it with your family and friends. Don’t just feast your eyes on these cookies. Do try to bake it too.

You don’t have to be a professional baker to bake all these delicious cookies. Even a first-time baker can bake these cookies for Christmas.

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  1. Holy yum!! Great list and thanks for including my butter cookie recipe 🙂

  2. Great list of butter cookies and who can resist those?! Thanks for including my Custard Creams 🙂

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