Holiday peppermint sugar cookie recipe

    This peppermint sugar cookies recipe is the easiest and fastest way to make Christmas sugar cookies!

    Easy peppermint sugar cookies - the perfect homemade Christmas cookies to make

    Homemade Christmas sugar cookies

    ‘Tis the season to bake cookies! We are so excited for Christmas and have been shopping and wrapping presents galore. One thing that we do each year is baking homemade Christmas cookies, but this year, we’re limited on time.

    Holiday peppermint Hershey's Kiss cookies

    We are visiting my Grandmother, then my sister in Los Angeles, so we have some ground to cover. We always bring something, so this year, our peppermint sugar cookies recipe is getting put to good use! Made with soft cut out sugar cookies and candy cane Hershey’s Kisses, this recipe is perfect for when you don’t have time to bake from scratch and decorate. What easy Christmas sugar cookies!

    Peppermint sugar cookies recipe - Easy sugar cookies for Christmas

    Peppermint sugar cookies recipe

    Holiday peppermint Hershey's Kiss cookies

    Christmas Peppermint Sugar Cookies Recipe

    Yield: 24 cookies
    Prep Time: 2 minutes
    Cook Time: 15 minutes 12 seconds
    Additional Time: 5 minutes
    Total Time: 22 minutes 12 seconds

    This peppermint sugar cookies recipe is the easiest and fastest way to make Christmas sugar cookies!


    • 1 - Pillsbury Ready-to-Bake Sugar Cookies - 24 count
    • 24 Candy Cane Hershey's Kisses


    1. Pre-heat oven to 350 degrees, or to the temperature on your sugar cookie package's instructions.
    2. If you purchase these Pillsbury Ready-to-Bake sugar cookies, pull them apart on the pre-made lines and place them 2 inches away from each other on your baking sheet.
    3. Arrange cookies on a baking sheet and bake for 12-15 minutes, or according to package instructions.
    4. Unwrap all candy cane Hershey's Kisses
    5. Remove cookies from the oven, allow them to cool for 2-3 minutes. Place a Hershey's Kiss in the center of each cookie, pressing down gently to secure in place.
    6. Transfer cookies to a wire cooling rack, cool for 5 minutes, then serve.

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    Enjoy these easy Christmas sugar cookies!

    If you’re headed to a holiday party or just love baking during the holidays, try this homemade Christmas cookie recipe. If you’re looking for a quick solution for the holidays, this is the best Christmas sugar cookie recipes out there! Seriously, I’ve never seen one easier.

    Christmas peppermint sugar cookies recipe

    Have a wonderful holiday season!

    Baking peppermint Christmas cookies