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Which holiday cookie are you, according to your zodiac sign?

Find your perfect match with astrologer Bryanna Collier, plus the recipe to bake it.

Find your perfect match with astrologer Bryanna Collier, plus the recipe to bake it

An illustration of 12 types of cookies labelled with each zodiac sign and the name of the cookie underneath. Text at the top says "our holiday cookies as zodiac signs."
(Illustration by Katie Flohr)

Perhaps you read your weekly horoscope, or check in with the stars seasonally, but do you know which holiday cookie aligns best with your zodiac sign? We found ourselves asking this very question while updating our baking lists this December, so we reached out to our resident CBC Life astrologer, Bryanna Collier, for guidance. She combed through our recipe archive to find the perfect fit for every sign — and we've got all 12 recipes here for your baking pleasure. 

Aries

Raspberry Thumbprint Cookies

Bryanna says: It's all about the process. An enthusiastic Aries will love stamping their digits into these delicious thumbprint cookies.

Taurus

Peanut Butter Sandwich Cookies

Bryanna says: Classic with an elegant twist, just like Taurus. Any bull would be proud to present these PB sandwich cookies.

Gemini

Hazelnut Espresso Shortbread Crescents

Bryanna says: These seemingly simple hazelnut espresso crescents will give curious Geminis the perfect excuse to delve deeper into the trade secrets of baking.

Cancer

Spiced Chocolate Crinkle Cookies

Bryanna says: Cancers know how to get to people's hearts: through their stomachs. These chocolate crinkle cookies are sure to be snapped up in an instant, just like everything else Cancers bake.

Leo

Gingerbread Advent Calendar

Bryanna says: Flashy Leos will be ready to steal the show with their exceptional decorative skills. The best way to pull focus from the other cookies is with an over-the-top advent calendar cookie creation!

Virgo

Linzer Cookies

Bryanna says: Meticulous Virgos don't leave anything to chance — and these Linzer Cookies require precision and a perfectionist's touch.

Libra

Cranberry and Orange Shortbreads

Bryanna says: Refined Libras love delicate details. These delicious iced shortbreads with a touch of sparkle will help add pizzazz to any festivity.

Scorpio

Dark Chocolate and Molasses Cookies

Bryanna says: Underneath their mysterious exteriors, Scorpios are soft and sweet — just like these Dark Chocolate and Molasses Cookies. 

Sagittarius

Ginger Sparkle Cookies

Bryanna says: The perfect mix of spice, sweetness and texture is sure to pique a fearless Sagittarius's interest. These sparkly gingerbread cookies will be the archer's first pick at the table.

Capricorn

Gefüllte Herzen

Bryanna says: Confident Capricorns pour their hearts into everything they do, making Gefüllte Herzen a natural choice for these ambitious bakers.

Aquarius

Pirouettes with Chocolate-Hazelnut Filling

Bryanna says: These sleek pirouette cookies stand out, helping creative Aquarians to set themselves stylishly apart from the crowd.

Pisces

Fudgy Brownie Cookies

Bryanna says: These brownie-like cookies evoke nostalgia and delight the senses. A thoughtful Pisces will happily share fond memories while you munch on these together.

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