Colorful cookies are a great way to add some fun and creativity to your baking. Whether you’re looking for a bright treat for a special occasion or just want to jazz up your cookie jar, these colorful cookie recipes will do the trick.

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Fun Colorful Cookie Ideas

Cookies are one of the most beloved desserts, loved by people of all ages. And what makes them even more special and exciting are their different colors! Whether it’s for a holiday, birthday party, or just as a fun treat, colorful cookies add an extra element of joy to any occasion.

RELATED: Chocolate Chip Cookies are also some of our favorites!

Why You’ll Love These Recipes

  • Easy to make: Simple and straightforward and perfect for beginner bakers.
  • Fun: These colorful cookies will brighten up any event or gathering.
  • Delicious: From a classic chocolate chip to unique combinations, these cookies offer a wide range of flavors.
  • Perfect for every occasion: Versatile and can be adapted for any holiday or celebration.
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Funfetti Cake Mix Cookies
Yummy cookies with canned frosting and rainbow sprinkles–these funfetti cookies are a delicious treat that is quick and easy to make with a cake mix! Make these for any party that needs a little more color.
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Rainbow Kiss Cookies
A soft sugar cookie rolled in colorful sanding sugar and baked with a Hershey Kiss candy in the center!
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Almond Checkerboard Cookies
Create stunning almond-flavored treats that delight your taste buds and impress your guests.
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Sugar Cookies With Sprinkles
Sugar cookies with sprinkles are a joyful, colorful treat! These cookies are crisp, chewy, and loaded with rainbow hues.
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Swirled Sugar Cookies
This easy swirled sugar cookie recipe uses ready made dough to quickly create these cute slice and bake cookies. So not only are they delicious, they are beautiful!
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Unicorn Poop Meringue Cookies
Surprise your unicorn-loving kids with these Unicorn Poop Meringue Cookies. They’re the perfect easy treat. And this recipe makes a lot too.
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Easy Chocolate Sprinkle Cookies
These easy chocolate sprinkle cookies are thick, fluffy, and coated in sprinkles. They’re full of chocolate flavor and no mixer is needed!
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Mexican Sugar Cookies: Polvorones
Mexican Sugar Cookies: Polvorones in 3 different citrus flavors from just one dough! A cookie fiesta great for warm weather care packages!
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Ube Crinkle Cookies
Indulge your sweet tooth with these Ube Crinkle Cookies — a vibrant twist on the classic crinkle cookie that combines the rich, earthy flavor of purple yam with a heavenly, crinkled exterior.
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Cosmic Brownie Cookies
Cosmic Brownie Cookies are a fusion of nostalgic brownies and irresistibly chewy cookies, creating a cosmic explosion of chocolate goodness.
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Skittles Cookies
Taste the rainbow in your cookies! These easy to make, colorful cookies are delicious and chewy. Plus they’re perfect for parties too.
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White Chocolate Raspberry Cookies
These amazing white chocolate raspberry cookies have the most tender, cake-like texture and a beautifully deep, real raspberry flavour.
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Spumoni Sugar Cookies
Spumoni Sugar Cookies are delicious homemade treats! Inspired by Italy, these Italian flavors of chocolate, cherry, and pistachio are represented in three colors.
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Gluten Free Thumbprint Cookies
These Gluten Free Thumbprint Cookies with pretty, naturally dyed, pastel icing are easy to make and totally kid approved!
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Vegan Matcha Cookies
Delicious vegan matcha cookies that are moist, vibrant, and bursting with green tea flavor!
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Easy M&M Cookie Recipe
Make soft cookies in less than 20 minutes! No mixer and no chilling needed for this simple M&M cookie recipe.
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Loaded Red Velvet Cookie Recipe
With chocolate chips, mini marshmallows, and candy canes, these loaded red velvet cookie are easy to make and perfect for beginners.
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Circus Animal Sugar Cookies
This sugar cookies recipe is a copycat version of the famous Crumbl cookie and will satisfy your sweet tooth.
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Mantecaditos (Almond-Flavored Butter Cookies)
Mantecaditos are a beloved childhood cookie. This buttery, almond-flavored shortbread cookie is easy to make ahead, customizable, and hard to resist.
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Super Easy Jello Cookies
Bright, easy, and super fun, these Jello cookies allow you to get creative with the different colors and flavors you try.
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Cotton Candy Cookies
Soft and chewy, brightly colored, and oh-so-fun, these cotton candy cookies are a perfect addition to any spring or summer dessert table!
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Copycat Crumbl Cookie Recipe
This Crumbl Cookie Recipe makes the most delicious cookies you’ve ever had. Impress your friends and family with these easy gourmet cookies!
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Fruity Pebble Marshmallow Stuffed Cookies
Sugar cookies filled and rolled in Fruity PEBBLES™ Cereal and stuffed with gooey marshmallows are so fun! No chilling required for this easy cookie recipe.
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Freeze Dried Jolly Rancher Cookies
Looking for something new that’s fun and whimsical to bake for dessert?! Try this Freeze Dried Jolly Rancher Cookies Recipe
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Brysselkex (Swedish Brussels Cookies)
Brysselkex (Swedish Brussels cookies) are super easy to make and will brighten up your holiday cookie platter!
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Strawberry Cheesecake Cookies
Strawberry Cheesecake Cookies are soft, creamy and sweet. Great for picnics + potlucks, this strawberry cookie recipe is a summer favorite!
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Cookie Monster Cookies
These blue cookie monster cookies are loaded with chocolate chips, chopped cookies, and melty chocolate in the center!
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Rose Vanilla Shortbread Cookies Dipped in Chocolate
Beautiful dark chocolate dipped vanilla shortbread cookies with rose and almond.
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Pistachio Cookies
These pistachio cookie will melt in your mouth, they’re a mix of sweet and nutty and if you drizzle them with some chocolate and chopped pistachios you’ll elevate them to another level of amazing!
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Spring Old Fashioned Pinwheel Cookies
Old fashioned pinwheel cookies are soft, chewy, spring cookies rolled in sprinkles. This swirl cookies recipe is easy and fun to make!
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Apricot Rosemary Thumbprint Cookies
These sparkly cookies are the best holiday cookie – a buttery cookie topped with a bright punch of flavor and festive sparkle.
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Ube White Chocolate Chip Cookies
These Ube White Chocolate Chip Cookies are a Filipino American fusion baking triumph! It’s an easy baking recipe that makes delicious cookies!
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Pastel Cookies
Pastel Cookies are perfect for Easter or Spring when you want a cookie as pretty as flowers. Find out how to give your cookies a pretty color.
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Rainbow Sugar Cookies
Rainbow Sugar Cookies are colorful and chewy with a touch of crispness. Make a rainbow sugar cookie recipe and release your inner unicorn!
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Rainbow Swirl Cookies
Fun, bright swirls of color make these easy rainbow cookies immediately irresistible! Cookie dough is quickly turned into a pinwheel of color with this fun sugar cookie recipe that’s a simple slice and bake effort that’s always a hit.
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Go on, have some fun in the kitchen with these colorful cookie recipes. With so many options to choose from, you’ll never run out of ideas for adding a splash of color to your baking!

After all, baking is all about having fun and getting creative in the kitchen! So why not try incorporating your favorite flavors or colors into your next batch of cookies? Who knows, you might just stumble upon a new family-favorite recipe that will become a staple for every occasion.

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