Which Holiday Cookie to Make, Based on Your Zodiac Sign
Cookie calendars are cool and everything, but they pretty much assume you’ve got time to make 14 different types of holiday sweets (in our dreams). Instead, we found the cookie for you to make this season—based on your astrological sign, naturally.
Aquarius (January 20 - February 18): Peppermint Patties
You could buy them…or you could DIY for the most decadent version imaginable. This recipe appeals to the mad scientist part of you. Tinker away.
Pisces (February 19 - March 20): No-Bake Sugar Cookie Truffles
Is it a cookie or is it a bonbon? Much like you, this confection is hard to pin down—but magically delicious, nonetheless.
Aries (March 21 - April 19): Gluten-Free Flourless Cocoa Cookies
When your kindergarten teacher asked what you wanted to be when you grew up, you said, "the best." This cookie is your soul sister.
Taurus (April 20 - May 20): Chocolate-Peppermint Icebox Cookies
Ah, Taurus, you love organization and despise being rushed. These are the holiday cookies for you: Make the dough log ahead of time and stash ‘em in the freezer for up to three months.
Gemini (May 21 - June 20): Eggnog Snickerdoodles
The social butterfly of your friend group, you want a crowd-pleasing confection that everyone will gobble up in five minutes flat. This is it, friend.
Cancer (June 21 - July 22): The Most Perfect (and Easiest) Sugar Cookie Recipe Ever
Christmas time is all about tradition, right? A batch of these will transport you instantly back to childhood. (Just don’t forget the tall glass of eggnog.)
Leo (July 23 - August 22): Caramel-Stuffed Gingerbread Crinkle Cookies
Each of these cookies hides a molten caramel center and is guaranteed to steal the show—just like you.
Virgo (August 23 - September 22): Cheesecake Thumbprint Cookies
This melt-in-your-mouth confection is pretty much flawless, meaning it’ll live up to your high standards every single time.
Libra (September 23 - October 21): Easy Cranberry-Pecan Sandwich Cookies
Partly sweet and partly tart (thanks to homemade jam filling), these treats are ideal for a Libra who values graceful balance.
Scorpio (October 22 - November 21): Pecan Brittle Bark Cookies
You trendsetter, you. Whip up a batch of these over-the-top cookies for maximum oohs and ahhs.
Sagittarius (November 22 - December 21): Peanut Butter and Jelly Sandwich Cookies
Let’s be honest: Sometimes you get excited about new projects, but—er—have a hard time following through. These two-bite treats are simple to make, but still totally interesting.
Capricorn (December 22 - January 19): Matcha-Cranberry Linzer Cookies
All right, these cookies are a little bit…involved. But for a boss lady like you who knows how to keep her eye on the prize, they’re a no-brainer.