Break your Holiday Sweet Streak: Savory Cookies to Bake this Season

Who says cookies must be sweet? Or that you must wait until after the meal to enjoy them? With the holidays in full swing, sometimes you find yourself with an overabundance of sweets—take a break from those decadent chocolate chip cookies and try something a little different. How does a small savory tidbit sound?…A savory cookie to nibble on with your holiday cocktail or as an accompaniment to your cheeseboard? Check out these five varied recipes below and try one at your next holiday gathering.

Fig & Blue Cheese Savories: the perfect fruity and salty combo.

Ham & Gruyere Thumbprint Cookies: A twist on a classic holiday cookie.

Stilton & Rosemary Shortbread Cookies: This cookie would be perfectly at home amongst a cheeseboard spread.

Apricot Tarragon Cocktail Cookies: A sweet savory combo that’s sure to please a crowd.

Savory Parmesan Cookies: perfect as an appetizer or paired with a slightly sweet cup of tea.