12 Thumbprint Cookie Recipes For When You're In The Mood To Bake

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Ethan Calabrese

The only thing better than a cookie is a cookie with filling. These sweet thumbprint cookies are fun to make—the name says it all!—and look great on any holiday table. Need more desserts? Keep your sweet tooth satisfied with our best-ever Christmas cookies and homemade holiday candy recipes.

thumbprint cookies
Ethan Calabrese
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Classic Thumbprint Cookies

The cutest dessert to end your Christmas dinner.

Get the recipe from Delish.

pumpkin cheesecake thumbprints
Parker Feierbach
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Pumpkin Cheesecake Thumbprints

Two of the greatest desserts in one adorable bite.

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twix thumbprints
Ethan Calabrese
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Twix Thumbprints

Cookie and candy collide.

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peanut butter blossoms
Parker Feierbach
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Peanut Butter Blossoms

Make room for Hershey Kisses!

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cookies 'n cream blossom cookies recipe
Lindsay Conchar
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Cookies 'n Cream Blossom Cookies

Cookies inside candy, on top of more cookies? Yes, please.

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pecan pie thumbprint cookies
Jon Boulton
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Pecan Pie Thumbprint Cookies

The tastiest way to have your pecan pie faster.

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Dish, Food, Cuisine, Ingredient, Baked goods, Dessert, Cream cheese, Baking, Finger food, Produce,
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Cheesecake Cookies

If you love cream cheese frosting, we've found your cookie.

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Food, Cuisine, Dish, Baking, Ingredient, Jammie dodgers, Dessert, Baked goods, Snack, Cider doughnut,
Lexi's Clean Kitchen
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Nutella Sea Salt Thumbprints

It's definitely a merry Christmas when Nutella is involved.

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Food, Cuisine, Brown, Finger food, Confectionery, Sweetness, Ingredient, Dessert, Baked goods, Dish,
Courtesy of Cooking Classy
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Salted Caramel Turtle Thumbprint Cookies

Forget turtle candies, we've got turtle cookies.

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Food, Dish, Cuisine, Ingredient, Dessert, Baking, Bredele, Biscuit, Baked goods, Cookie,
Courtesy of Lovely Little Kitchen
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Cranberry Thumbprint Cookies

This fruity, gooey cookie needs to be on your holiday baking list.

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Food, Cuisine, Dish, Dessert, Ingredient, Chocolate, Chocolate brownie, Raspberry, Berry, Flourless chocolate cake,
Courtesy of The Gracious Wife
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Raspberry Ganache Thumbprint

Fill your cookies with ganache and live your best life.

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Dish, Food, Cuisine, Dessert, Cookies and crackers, Baked goods, Cookie, Ingredient, Snack, Finger food,
Courtesy of Sugar Apron
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Hershey S'mores Kiss Cookies

When you're missing summer hard.

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