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Exciting News!!

Recipe By Tessa Arias
November 17th, 2015

I’m launching my NEW eBook, Tessa’s Christmas Cookies! It’s your go-to guide for the best holiday treats your friends and family have ever tasted.

Between the nearly 100 cookie recipes I’ve shared and my crazy popular Ultimate Guide to Chocolate Chip Cookies series, I’m known to some as a cookie queen.

It’s a title I take very seriously…

Because who doesn’t love cookies?!

Earlier this year I released my first eBook all about the science of cookie baking. The Ultimate Cookie Handbook showed you how to perfect any recipe to get cookies you absolutely adore. I like to think of it like a culinary degree in cookie baking.

I’ve shared the science of cookies with you, now I want to share my favorite holiday recipes to make the most wonderful time of the year that much better.

Introducing Tessa’s Christmas Cookies, a digital eBook just in time for the holidays. It’s the perfect compliment to The Ultimate Cookie Handbook and just in case you don’t already own that, I’m offering an exclusive bundle for both eBooks below. Keep scrolling to learn more!

Tessa's Christmas Cookies

Don’t be the person who brings crappy cookies to the Christmas party. Instead, delight your friends and family or impress your boss, boyfriend, or mother-in-law by making this the most delicious holiday season yet.

Tessa’s Christmas Cookies is a compilation of everyone’s favorite holiday cookies perfected through meticulous testing and science. Recipes you can rely on to wow your friends and family. And just like everything else I do, I couldn’t just compile a bunch of recipes.

I’ve included my best baking tips and tricks to ensure you get amazing cookies every time. I’ve also crafted some adorable and fun ways to decorate and package cookies because honestly, what’s better than a sweet edible gift?! There’s even some bonus gift printables with your purchase! Get ready to relish in the “oohhs” and “mmmms” as everyone bites into your cookies this year. Common responses to these recipes include:

“Where did you find the time to make this from scratch?!”
“This is the BEST THING I’ve ever eaten!”
“You HAVE to share this recipe with me. Everyone loves it!”
“Move over Martha!”
“When can you bake another batch? These won’t last long!”


Tessa’s Christmas Cookies is an eBook, a downloadable digital cookbook delivered instantly over the internet. You can view it right on your computer, smart phone, or tablet. This allows me to include ALL THE PICTURES and share in our mutual obsession together quickly and easily without the expense and hassle of printing and shipping.

Here’s a quick rundown of what’s included in the book:
What's Inside Tessa's Christmas Cookies eBook?

I (of course) included my best baking tips and tricks to ensure you get amazing cookies every time. Every single recipe is accompanied by a photograph and written with detailed instructions and specific tips to help ensure your success or offer you customization ideas to really make each recipe your own.

I’ve also added an entire section on adorable and fun ways to package cookies because honestly, what’s better than a sweet edible gift?! Everyone will want to be your friend this holiday season!

If you BUY NOW you not only get the early bird discount, but you also get access to three sheets of adorable printable gift tags for you to use throughout the holidays for any present. I even use these exact gift tags and labels inside the Packaging section of Tessa’s Christmas Cookies so you can replicate these beautiful edible gifts for your friends and family (no Pinterest fails this year!).

PLUS you’ll also get exclusive access to my private Facebook group for cookie lovers, where we share recipes, photos, tips, tricks, and chat about all things baking! I pop in there all the time and would love to get to know you there.

I also have a BUNDLE deal if you haven’t already got your hands on my other eBook, The Ultimate Cookie Handbook.


What’s an eBook?

Tessa’s Christmas Cookies is an eBook. This means it’s a budget-friendly, eco-conscious, downloadable digital cookbook delivered instantly right to your email. No waiting for it to arrive in the mail and no need to make a trip to the store. This allows me to include ALL THE PICTURES and share in our mutual obsession together without the expense and hassle of printing. You can view it right on your computer, smart phone, or tablet. When downloading on your computer, the eBook will download right into your Downloads folder and you can move it anywhere for storage from there. If using an iPad or iPhone, it will open in Safari and then you can save it into iBooks.

How do I buy a copy?

Simply click on one of the Buy it now buttons on this page (or click HERE) to purchase. You can then proceed with payment via PayPal or a credit card. After the payment has processed you will be redirected to your receipt with your unique download link. You will also receive an email with your download link for your convenience, a thank you email from me with your bonus goodies, and a receipt of your payment. The emails may take up to 30 minutes to receive (check your spam folder if you haven’t received them). If you have any questions or problems, please email me at tessa [at]

Is there a printed version?

No, there is no printed version only a digital PDF. I know many people prefer printed books, but unfortunately I don’t have the resources to offer that currently. You are more than welcome to print your copy yourself. Many readers have gone to print stores to professionally print and bind their copies!

Can I save and share the book among multiple devices? What about giving as a gift?

My goal for this eBook is for you and your family to use and share it just like you would a physical book. You can save it to various computers, smart phones, and tablets in your household. You can also send the download link to a friend as a gift so she can do the same with her devices.

Are there wheat-free, dairy-free, gluten-free, vegan, low-sugar, etc. recipes?

No. I do not cover dietary restrictions or substitutions in the book. I also do not include high-altitude baking information because it is something I have zero experience with.

Do you offer a guarantee or refund?

Yes, if you’re not satisfied with the handbook you can return it for a refund within 30 days of purchase. Since it’s a digital product, you still get to keep the book even after being refunded. Why would I do this? Because I’m confident that you will love the book.

What about The Ultimate Cookie Handbook?

If you’ve already purchased The Ultimate Cookie Handbook this is a fantastic festive accompaniment. If you haven’t already purchased it, you’ll want to check out the exclusive bundle deal I’m offering for both eBooks. The Ultimate Cookie Handbook shows you exactly how to create your version of the perfect cookie and is a must for anyone who loves to bake. I would highly recommend reading The Ultimate Cookie Handbook before baking another cookie ever again!

About Tessa...

I share trusted baking recipes your friends will LOVE alongside insights into the science of sweets. I'm a professionally trained chef, cookbook author, and cookie queen. I love to write about all things sweet, carb-y, and homemade. I live in Phoenix, Arizona (hence the blog name!)

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