Holiday Cookie Recipes, Ranked

The cookie-sized version of a Linzertorte, a traditional Austrian Christmas pastry, these Linzer sablés are made with a spiced, buttery dough and dusted with powdered sugar. In their center is a donut-like hole filled with raspberry or smooth apricot jam.

These cookies are a cousin of the linzertorte and use many of the same ingredients. A lightly spiced, buttery dough made with ground nuts is sandwiched around jam (typically black currant) and dusted with powdered sugar.... Read More