25 Easy Eggless Cookie Recipes (2024)

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A collection of delicious no-egg cookie recipes made with simple ingredients. Perfect for when you run out of eggs, want to save money by not using eggs or have an egg allergy. Includes classic favorites as well as lots of other great ideas!

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As egg prices have risen, in an effort to save money, I’ve found myself looking for ways to get creative in not using so many.

So a couple of weeks ago when I happened across an egg-free chocolate chip cookie recipe, I was intrigued. And it made me curious about what other cookies I could possibly make without eggs!

Turns out there are a lot of amazing recipes, as you’ll see in this round-up of the best homemade eggless cookies!

And just in case you are wondering, all of these recipes use everyday pantry staples in place of eggs. In other words, no flax seed, chia seed or aquafaba is required. Just ordinary, inexpensive, basic ingredients.

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Eggless Chocolate Chip Cookies

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You'll never guess that these cookies are egg free! They're made with simple ingredients and absolutely delicious.


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Chocolate Crinkle Cookies

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Soft, fudgy and so pretty with the powdered sugar outlining the cracks, these Crinkle Cookies are always popular!


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Egg Free Snickerdoodle Cookies

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This eggless version still has all the delicious things you love about this favorite classic cookie: the delicious cinnamon sugar taste and the slightly crisp, slightly fluffy texture.


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Soft Egg Free Sugar Cookies

You won't be able to get enough of these buttery soft. chewy sugar cookies! Not only are they egg free, but they are also nut free and can be made with dairy-free substitutes.


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Eggless Chocolate Cookies

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Who wants a rich, fudgy, chocolatey cookie? These decadent treats sure will go fast and you don't have to guard the dough bowl since they do not contain eggs. It's also a great make-ahead recipe as the cookie dough will stay fresh for up to 4 days in the fridge.


Mexican Wedding Cookies

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Eggless Mexican wedding cookies only require 7 simple ingredients and are ready in less than 1 hour. These are also great holiday cookies considering they kind of look like snowballs!


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Eggless Peanut Butter Blossoms

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The perfect recipe for chocolate and peanut butter lovers! This remake of a classic favorite subs applesauce for the eggs.


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Chocolate Chocolate Chip Shortbread Cookies

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These crunchy, double chocolate shortbread cookies are fun, delicious and loved by pretty much everyone!


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Eggless Thumbprint Cookies

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Jam thumbprint cookies can be filled with any flavor of jam, there's no need to chill the dough, and they are ready in less than 1 hour.


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Eggless Soft Molasses Cookies

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These molasses cookies use a combination of water, oil, and baking powder to create an egg replacement. They are so good and you'll never be able to tell that they are don't use any eggs!


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Eggless Oatmeal Cookies {With Raisins}

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These oatmeal raisin cookies are thick, chewy, egg free, and taste better than your local bakery. From start to finish, the batch will be ready in 30 minutes.


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M&M Cookies

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A mixture of crunchy and chewy, these M&M Cookies are loved by kids and adults alike!


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Gingerbread Crinkle Cookies

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This eggless cookie recipe combines two of your holiday favorites into one chewy, crinkly cookie! They are deliciously chewy, easy to make and a fun change from typical molasses or gingerbread cookies.


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Eggless Coconut Cookies

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If you love coconut, these light buttery cookies are perfect for you! They're made with simple ingredients and ready in 30 minutes.


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Old Fashioned Eggless Peanut Butter Cookies

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Classic peanut butter cookies usually contain eggs, but this recipe omits them and uses milk instead. They are still soft, chewy, and full of peanut butter flavor.


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Oatmeal Cookie Recipe Without Egg

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Iced oatmeal cookies are chewy, delicious, and topped with a simple homemade icing. Applesauce works as an easy, inexpensive substitute for eggs in this recipe!


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5-Ingredient Raspberry Cheesecake Thumbprint Cookies

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I love that this egg-free cookie recipe only uses 5 ingredients! Also, you can easily swap out the raspberry preserves for any flavor for some fun variation.


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Soft and Chewy Gingerbread Cookies

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You can't go through the holiday season without a few gingerbread cookies! These are soft, chewy and great for decorating. There's a simple ingredient list that doesn't include eggs, and a homemade icing recipe to go with it!


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Chocolate Dipped Toffee Shortbread Cookies

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These cookies are great for anyone who loves shortbread. The toffee bits and partially dipped chocolate are a fun twist and make them perfect for serving at special occasions.


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Eggless Chocolate Peppermint Cookies

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These egg-free peppermint chocolate cookies are the ultimate winter cookie. They are fudgy, minty, and topped with crushed candy. So festive!


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Eggless Nutella Cookies

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These chewy cookies are full of chocolate hazelnut flavor and perfect for any Nutella lover!


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Small Batch Eggless Cheesecake Cookies

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Cheesecake meets cookies in this delicious egg-free recipe! Soft on the inside and rolled in graham crackers for a nice crunchy "crust".


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Eggless Oatmeal Raisin Cookies

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Similar to traditional oatmeal raisin cookies, but thicker and made without eggs. You can easily add your favorite icing too if you'd like!


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Eggless Lemon Cookies

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Light, refreshing, and bursting with lemon flavor, these cookies are perfect for spring and summer. I think they'd also be delicious topped with a glaze or frosting!


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Pecan Sandies

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Ditch the store-bought cookies and make eggless pecan sandies in just 30 minutes. All you need is butter, sugar, salt, flour, nuts, and vanilla!

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Reader Interactions


  1. Hari Chandana

    Wonderful collection! Thanks for including mine! 🙂


    • Lydia Beiler

      Of course! It’s always fun to share amazing recipes with my audience.


  2. Gina

    Thank you for taking the time to compile the list of egg free items, we have been conserving our eggs as well.


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