How to Make Cookies: Make Christmas Sugar Cookies Recipe Video

Cricket Azima, professional creative chef and baker, for the Betty Crocker kitchens, demos how to make several easy Christmas cookie recipes that are quick, fast and can even double as gifts! Don't forget to grab your kids for these; adding decorations should absolutely be a family affair. Happy Holidays!


Preparation Time15 MinCooking Time10 Min
Ready In25 MinDifficulty LevelMedium
Health IndexJust EnjoyServings12
VegetarianMain Ingredient


For chocolate chip cookies
 Chocolate chip cookie mix1 Pound (Betty Crocker®)
 Butter/Margarine1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs), melted
 All purpose flour2 Tablespoon (Gold Medal®)
For peanut butter cookies
 Peanut butter cookie mix1 Pound (Betty Crocker®)
 Water1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
 Melted butter/Margarine1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
 Sugar1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
 Mini chocolate chips1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
For snickerdoodle
 Sugar cookie mix1 Pound (Betty Crocker®)
 Butter1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs), softened
 Cinnamon sugar1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
For stained glass cookie
 Melted butter1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
 All purpose flour1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
 Gel paste food coloring20 Milliliter (2 tubes (red, green) as required)

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 702 Calories from Fat 237

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 27 g41.7%

Saturated Fat 12.8 g63.9%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 57.1 mg

Sodium 366.8 mg15.3%

Total Carbohydrates 105 g34.9%

Dietary Fiber 3.1 g12.5%

Sugars 56.1 g

Protein 7 g14.4%

Vitamin A 12.4% Vitamin C

Calcium 0.7% Iron 13.6%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


1. Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F.

2. In separate bowls mix all the ingredients of the different cookies till they form dough.
3. CHOCOLATE CHIP COOKIES: Make small balls of the dough and place it on the baking sheet.
4. PEANUT BUTTER COOKIES: Make small balls of the dough. Roll it in the sugar and place them on the baking sheet. Put a chocolate chip on each dough ball.
5. SNICKERDOODLE: Make small balls of the dough. Roll it in cinnamon sugar and place it on the baking sheet.
6. STAINED GLASS COOKIES: Roll the dough into sheet. Using christmas tree shaped cookie cutter, cut the dough and place it on the baking sheet. Using the colored gels decorate the cookie.
7. Place these baking sheets in the oven and bake for around 9 minutes or till the cookies are done.
8. Remove from the oven and let it cool before serving.

9. In a serving plate, serve the cookies as snacks and choice of beverage or pack it like a gift.