11/29/2016 11:31 EST

Christmas Cookie Recipes: 25 Treats Even Santa Would Devour

Sorry Santa, these cookies are strictly for us.

The holidays and baking go hand-in-hand and if you're looking for new recipes that would make good gifts for friends or the perfect party snack, or if you just want cookies to munch on while you Netflix and chill, these treats are for you.

Below, we've rounded up 25 of our absolute favourite Christmas cookie recipes from buttery shortbread to classic gingerbread to even options for people with a gluten allergy.

Leave your favourite recipe in the comments below and let's get baking!

Photo gallery
Christmas Cookie Recipes
See Gallery