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Holiday Cookie Recipes Under 90 Calories

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Love your holiday goodies... but not the holiday guilt? We can relate, so we lightened up four all-time favorite recipes. These treats hit the sweet spot between diet-friendly and decadent.

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Pistachio and Cranberry Biscotti Recipe

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Finish an elegant meal in regal style with these fruit-and-nut-studded gems. Orange zest, apricots, and cranberries add a sweet-tart flavor and a chewy texture.

Get the Pistachio and Cranberry Biscotti recipe here.

PB&J Thumbprints

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This refined twist on a classic replaces the traditional fork hatch marks with dollops of jam—a nostalgic homage to childhood lunches mom used to make.

Get the PB&J Thumbprint recipe here.

Chocolate-Coffee Meringue Recipe

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After-dinner chocolate meets cappuccino with these lighter-than-air confections.

Get the Chocolate-Coffee Meringues recipe here.

Lime-Glazed Shortbread Cookies

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“Healthy shortbread” sounds like a contradiction in terms, but this dessert gets a nutritious lift from whole-wheat flour and olive oil.

Get the Lime-Glazed Shortbread recipe here.