A Christmas Cookie Carol

Photographs by Melissa Hom and Jed Egan

Astor Bake Shop Assorted gingerbread people, $3.75 each.
12-23 Astoria Blvd., at 14th St., Astoria, Queens; 718-606-8439

Dessert Club, ChikaLicious Disgruntled gingerbread man, $6.95.
204 E. 10th St., nr. Second Ave.; 212-475-0929

Cookie Road Assorted iced sugar cookies, $2.50 to $5.
94 Franklin St., at Oak St., Greenpoint; 718-383-8094

Dominique Ansel Bakery Pistachio and peppermint mini meringues, $5.25 each; “Bearhug” ricotta cheese cookies, $3 each.
189 Spring St., nr. Thompson St.; 212-219-2773

Eleni’s Twas the Night Before Christmas iced sugar cookies (top), $135 for a box of 33; winter white snowflake iced sugar cookies (bottom), $115 for a box of 34.
Chelsea Market, 75 Ninth Ave., nr. 15th St.; 212-255-6804

Heavenly Crumbs Snowman gingerbread cookie, $8; Present gingerbread cookie, $8; Tree gingerbread cookie, $6.50.
355 Franklin Ave., nr. Lexington Ave., Bedford-Stuyvesant; 718-623-6271

Ladybird Bakery Assorted Christmas cookies in sugar or gingerbread, $1.85 to $4.50.
1112 Eighth Ave., nr. 11th St., Park Slope; 718-499-8108

Momofuku Milk Bar Peppermint cornflake cookies, $12 for a tin of six.
Holiday Market at Union Square, 14th St., at Broadway; 212-529-9262

François Payard Bakery Assorted cookies (top), $22 for approximately 40; assorted financiers (middle), $40 for 33; holiday macarons in chocolate, chestnut, gingerbread, and salted caramel (bottom), $36 for 12.
116 W. Houston St., nr. Sullivan St.; 212-995-0888

Ruby et Violette Giverny box, including creme de menthe, sweet potato, crème brûlée, rose, “darn good!!” assorted candy bar, and red velvet cookies, $44.50 for twelve.
212-582-6720; rubyetviolette.com

Settepani Bakery (Clockwise from top left) Small gingerbread snowflakes, $1.50 each; Large gingerbread Christmas trees, $2.50 each; Stars, $2 each; small sugar cookies, $16 per pound; Large santas and Christmas trees, $2 each.
602 Lorimer St., nr. Conselyea St., Williamsburg; 718-349-6524

Veniero’s (Clockwise from top left) Small strufuli, $9.50; quarzimali cookies, $17 per pound; assorted sugar cookies, $13.50 per pound.
342 E. 11th St., nr. First Ave.; 212-674-7070

A Christmas Cookie Carol