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Gluten Free Cookie Recipes

Whether you are new to gluten free baking or a seasoned gluten free chef, there is always something new to learn about baking gluten free.

Start here to learn about the tips and tricks of Gluten Free Baking to get started.

What is gluten? 

Gluten is protein found in wheat flour and other ingredients that contributes to baked goods having their characteristic stretch, strength, and elasticity when baked.

People who have celiac disease cannot have ANY gluten in their diets. Even if you do not have celiac disease, you may be gluten intolerant and also must avoid all gluten.

Eating gluten free is not a health trend or a fad: there are many people who must eat gluten free to have a healthy life.

heart shaped spritz cookies on white plate

Heart Shaped Spritz Cookies

Heart shaped spritz cookies are the perfect way to celebrate Valentine’s Day with a sweet bite! These pink cookies are naturally dyed with freeze dried strawberries so that no artificial coloring is needed. If you only use your cookie press once a year at Christmas, this is your reminder to dig into your cabinet to …

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Almond flour lemon cookies with slices of meyer lemons

Lemon Almond Flour Cookies

Lemon Almond Flour Cookies are a naturally gluten free lemon cookie recipe with an optional lemon glaze on top. Share these gluten free cookies with a cold glass of Horizon® Organic milk! This post is sponsored by  Horizon®. All opinions, comments and content shared on A Baker’s House are my own and do not necessarily represent …

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Overhead photo of pieces of cashew bark on white surface with red ribbon

Cashew Chocolate Bark

Cashew Chocolate Bark is an easy to make holiday treat! Start with gluten free graham crackers, add a layer of cashew butter and white chocolate, and top with a semi-sweet chocolate layer to create this no bake dessert. Make a double batch because holiday bark is perfect for gifts—plenty for you and your friends! This …

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Gluten free pumpkin bars with cream cheese frosting on gold wire baking rack

Pumpkin Bars {gluten free}

Gluten free pumpkin bars with cream cheese frosting are likely to be your most requested pumpkin dessert. These dense pumpkin bars studded with mini chocolate chips are the perfect gluten free dessert for your Thanksgiving table. This post is sponsored by Sprouts Farmers Market. I appreciate the opportunity to share recipes made with ingredients from brands …

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Ghost meringues with chocolate faces and pretend black spiders on a white background

Ghost Meringues

Ghost meringues are a perfect dessert for a Halloween party: easy to bake ahead of time and the recipe makes plenty for a crowd. Turn meringues into ghosts with a few pieces of chocolate. You’ll have fun with these spooky ghost meringues dripping in a scary strawberry sauce. Get ready for Halloween with this adorable …

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Maple candied pecans in white bowl with orange and yellow napkins

Maple Candied Pecans

Maple Candied Pecans are sweet, nutty, and irresistible! Eat these easy candied pecans by the handful, add them to a cheese plate, or toss a few maple glazed pecans on a salad.  This post is sponsored by Sprouts Farmers Market. I appreciate the opportunity to share recipes made with ingredients from brands I trust and support. …

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Stack of strawberry pink cookies for Valentines day

Strawberry Pudding Cookies

Strawberry pudding cookies are perfect for your Valentines celebrations! These pink cookies are festive and sweet and make a festive homemade gift. White chocolate chips look like little hearts in this Valentine’s Day dessert. Pink cookies or even pink and white cookies were my goal in baking this cookie recipe. I love a gingerbread recipe …

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New Years Eve cookies in gold and white royal icing

New Year’s Eve Cookies

Let’s celebrate with these New Year’s Eve Cookies! Start with a sugar cut-out cookie in the shape of a champagne glass. Add white royal icing, some gold luster, gold sugar sprinkles and maybe a few edible gold pearls for some bubbles and you’ve got a party ready cookie! I am surely not the life of …

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Stack of almond flour sugar cookies on a white plate with milk in background

Almond Flour Sugar Cookies

Almond flour sugar cookies are nod to the classic sugar cookie but are made with ingredients that are gluten free. These round, thin cookies are formed from balls of cookie dough that are rolled in sugar before baking. The result is a homemade gluten free treat with a crunchy outside and slightly chewy inside. They …

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Squares of chocolate peanut butter fudge on a white plate and marble countertop

Chocolate Peanut Butter Fudge

Chocolate peanut butter fudge is a smooth and creamy fudge made with only three ingredients! Even better, this easy fudge recipe is made with condensed milk and comes together quickly in the microwave. Start your timer because in less than 10 minutes you can make this rich, chocolate treat! Thanks to Amanda at Recipes Worth …

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no bake cheesecake bites with chocolate topping

No Bake Cheesecake Bites

No Bake Cheesecake Bites are always welcome at a party! A graham cracker crust is layered with a smooth, cheesecake layer. Leave plain or top with fruit, lemon curd, or chopped candies. Making no bake mini cheesecake gluten free is simple: use gluten free graham crackers for the crust. The rest of the ingredients are …

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A stack of hermit bars with one serving square in front with raisins on the white plate

Hermit Bars

Hermit bars are chewy, molasses cookies that are more like a molasses brownie than a cookie. Load them with spices, nuts, and dried fruits, or keep it simple. Any way you make these hermit bars will become a family favorite. Make this hermit cookie recipe gluten free or with traditional flour– so rich and flavorful! …

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Foodsaver bag filled with cookie dough ready to freeze

How to Freeze Cookie Dough with the Foodsaver

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #PrepSealSave #CollectiveBias #Ad #Sponsored The FoodSaver® FM3941 Vacuum Sealing System and the FoodSaver® Bags and Rolls Value Pack will be my secret to success and less stress this holiday baking season. Learning how to freeze cookie dough with a vacuum sealer is easy and …

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