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The 15 Best Healthy Christmas Cookie Recipes

Cookies are my favorite thing to bake, and since I am all about putting healthier spins on recipes, that leads to a lot of healthy cookie recipes.

Every December I like to try my hand at re-creating my favorite Christmas cookies with a high-protein spin, so I’ve got a lot to share with you here!

Healthy Christmas Cookies

Whether you prefer Snickerdoodles, sugar cookies, gingerbread, or more, I’ve got a healthy Christmas cookie for you to enjoy.

And while these are meant to be Christmas cookies, you can make them year-round! Enjoy some chocolate crinkle cookies in February or shortbread cookies in July.

There are no rules here; just delicious healthy cookies.



15 Healthy High-Protein Christmas Cookies

Put your baking shoes (or oven mitts) on, because we're going to be exploring 15 delicious Christmas cookie recipes. These cookies are all so good that you would never know they were healthy.

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About Matt Rosenman

With over 15 years of experience in health and fitness, Matt Rosenman is the expert voice behind Matt’s philosophy is simple: no foods are off-limits, and a healthy lifestyle shouldn't be complicated or restrictive. As a former certified personal trainer with a bachelor’s degree in Health Behavioral Sciences, Matt brings well-rounded expertise to his blog. From revamping classic recipes with a nutritious twist to breaking down fast food menus, his goal is make healthy living less confusing for everyone. Featured in major publications and with a strong following on social media, Matt is committed to making “healthy” uncomplicated—no matter where you are in your health journey. Join Matt on his mission to simplify health without sacrificing flavor. Learn More