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19 Delicious Holiday Cookies That Happen To Be Vegan

The vegan in your life will thank you for these treats.

1. Vegan Pumpkin Sugar Cookies

2. Vegan Gingerbread Folk

3. Rosemary Chocolate Chip Cookies

Rosemary makes everything taste more holiday-y, chocolate chip cookies included. Get the recipe.

4. Jam & Sunflower Thimbles

Scroll down a little further on the pate for the vegan version of this recipe.

5. Vegan Pignoli Almond Cookies

Truly the Queen of Italian cookies. "Pignoli" refers to the pine nuts on top of these, but if you can't find them (or don't want to pay for them) you could also swap in sliced almonds. Get the recipe.

6. Double Chocolate Olive Oil Sea Salt Sandwich Cookies

7. Chai Spice Snickerdoodles

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Spicy and sweet and everything neat. Get the recipe.

8. Vegan Chocolate Chip Speculoos Cookie Bars

Using cookie butter to make cookies is the best kind of inception. Get the recipe.

9. Vegan Sugar Cookies

Oh, Ladycakes has discovered that the secret to great sugar cookies is a little bit of vegan sour cream. Get the recipe.

10. Chewy Molasses Spelt Cookies with Candied Ginger

11. Frosted Eggnog Cookies

12. Vegan Strawberry Thumbprint Cookies

Track down some kamut flour to make this nutty dough the best it can be. Get the recipe.

13. Orange Spice Holiday Cookies

The secret ingredient is a little bit of pumpkin. Get the recipe.

14. Peanut Butter Spelt Cookies

These are super-super simple to make, and make excellent use of some unusual ingredients (tahini and olive oil). Get the recipe.

15. Chocolate-Hazelnut No-Bake Cookies

Also gluten-free and dead easy to make. These are probably as close as you're ever going to get to eating Nutella in cookie form. Get the recipe.

16. Thin Oat & Ginger Crisps

17. Almond Linzer Cookies with Cherry Preserves

Get the recipe here. There's also a lovely-looking raw version of these.

18. Vegan & Gluten-Free Banana Pecan Shortbread

Shortbread is ideal for packing up and giving away to lucky people (vegans or not). Get the recipe.

19. Nutcracker Cookies

Nutty and fruity enough for even the health-minded to enjoy a few. Get the recipe.