Chocolate peppermint cookies

This chocolate peppermint cookie recipe was one of the winners of the Minneapolis Star-Tribune's 2014 Taste Holiday Cookie Contest.

Espresso-hazelnut truffle cookies

This Espresso-hazelnut truffle cookie recipe was one of the winners of the Minneapolis Star-Tribune's 2014 Taste Holiday Cookie Contest.

Macadamia nut mini-tart cookies

These Hawaiian macadamia nut mini-tarts cookie recipe was one of the winners of the Minneapolis Star-Tribune's 2014 Taste Holiday Cookie Contest.

Italian almond cookies

This Italian almond cookies recipe was the first-place winner in the Minneapolis Star-Tribune's 2014 Taste Holiday Cookie Contest.