Featured Cookie: Brown Butter & Spice Cookie from Europa Village


The holiday season is upon us, and there's nothing quite like the cozy warm embrace of a kitchen filled with the sweet scent of freshly baked cookies. In the heart of Southern California's charming wine country, Temecula Valley, holiday baking takes on a special significance. Let's dive into the delightful world of holiday cookies from Temecula Valley's partners and discover how these treats infuse the spirit of the season into the most wonderful time of the year.

From Mexican Hot Chocolate cookies that melt in your mouth to delicious Italian almond cookies, Temecula Valley Chefs share their favorite holiday cookie recipes that are sure to transport you to a world of festive flavors. These recipes are from top restaurants in Temecula Valley Wine Country and Old Town Temecula. You can order the chocolate chip cookies to taste their deliciousness when dining at Small Barn before making them yourself.

While Temecula Valley's holiday cookie recipes are a fantastic starting point, don't forget to put your spin on them. Dare to add your own unique touches, like a special ingredient or a creative twist, to make the recipes truly your own. Cookies also make great gifts for co-workers and neighbors!

Whether you're decorating gingerbread men with colorful icing, sprinkling powdered sugar over Butter Pecan Balls, or enjoying the taste of Everything but the Kitchen Sink cookies with friends while sipping a glass of local wine, it's the moments spent together that make holiday baking truly special.

Temecula Valley's holiday cookie recipes are more than just sweet treats; they're a way to connect with the rich culture and traditions of this picturesque region.

So, bring out those mixing bowls, dust off your apron, and start a new holiday baking tradition with your family and friends. Happy baking, and may your holiday season be filled with love, laughter, and the magic of Temecula Valley!

Enjoy these holiday cookie recipes provided by Temecula Valley restaurants.

Brown Butter & Spice Cookies - Europa Village

Oh Christmas Tree Cookie - E.A.T. Marketplace

Butter Pecan Balls – Oak Mountain Winery

Italian Almond Cookies – The Restaurant at Ponte Winery

Everything But the Kitchen Sink – Wilson Creek Winery

Mexican Hot Chocolate Cookies – Avensole Winery