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Black Forest Cookies
Cherries and milk chocolate pair up together in a cookie reminiscent of the classic cake. Perfect for the holidays!
Holiday Fun Facts:
  • RKO Pictures bought the movie rights to "White Christmas" in 1946 for $10,000.
  • In the Ukraine, if you find a spider web in the house on Christmas morning, it is believed to be good luck!
  • The White House will have 780 feet of garland, 27 Christmas trees, 232 wreaths and 412 poinsettias.
  • If you received all of the gifts in the song "The Twelve Days of Christmas", you would receive 364 presents.
  • The inventor of the Christmas "cracker" or bon-bon was Tom Smith who owned a sweet shop in London.
  • "Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer" by Gene Autry (1949) sold 2 million copies of the song in it's first year.
  • In Roman times, holiday gift giving was popular during Saturnalia, a winter solstice celebration.
  • More than 50,000 people are expected to attend 28 holiday parties at the White House in December 2009.
  • Christmas cookies for Santa began during the Great Depression to inspire children to share with others in hard times.
  • Christmas cookies for Santa began during the Great Depression to inspire children to share with others in hard times.
Due to the number of varieties, cookies will vary by recipient. Please consult the recipes on this site for information on ingredients.