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7 Hill Country Bakeries to Try If You’re Craving Christmas Cookies

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Christmas is a time full of glorious baking traditions – pies, cakes, cheesecake, but especially cookies. Some folks enjoy baking them at home, but the holidays are a busy time, and sometimes there’s just not an afternoon where we can fit in baking and decorating cookies! Luckily, Texas is filled with bakeries to suit all of your holiday needs, especially in the Hill Country.

Naegelin’s Bakery – New Braunfels, Texas

7 Hill Country Bakeries to Try If You're Craving Christmas Cookies

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Naegelin’s Bakery is 150 years old, making it the oldest bakery in Texas. Besides gorgeous cookies, they make streudel and sausage kolaches. They’re particularly famous for a cookie called the Lebkuche, which is a brown, rectangular treat with pink icing. The Granzin family has spent decades perfecting their recipes, and it’s evident by their beautiful treats that they’ve perfected their presentation as well.

2tarts Bakery – New Braunfels, Texas

7 Hill Country Bakeries to Try If You're Craving Christmas Cookies

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2tarts is an adorable full-service bakery that was founded by two sisters. Their menu includes every baked item you can imagine – pies, cakes, cupcakes, breakfast items, patisserie, and of course, darling cookies. There’s already enough to do on Christmas Eve – stop by 2tarts to grab those extra cookies for Santa.

Galaxy Bakery – Georgetown, Texas

7 Hill Country Bakeries to Try If You're Craving Christmas Cookies

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Galaxy Bakery is best known for its cupcakes, but who says cupcakes and cookies can’t mix? They even offer gluten-free cupcakes. A plate of their decorated Christmas cookies or their Cranberry Oatmeal Walnut cookies are perfect additions to your holiday table.

Paige’s Bakehouse – Round Rock, Texas

7 Hill Country Bakeries to Try If You're Craving Christmas Cookies

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Paige’s Bakehouse is a must-visit if you have a sweet-tooth. The owner and founder of Paige’s Bakehouse, Paige Morgan Perry, has been featured on Food Network both before the bakehouse opened and after. The Bakehouse has gorgeous cakes, pastries, and cookies. Just look at these Nutcracker-themed cookies! Perfect for Christmas-time.

Bakery Lorraine – San Antonio, Texas

7 Hill Country Bakeries to Try If You're Craving Christmas Cookies
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