Which Christmas character wins the cookie battle?

By Allrecipes Editors

You can't turn on a TV right now without seeing one of these two Christmasy characters on your screen. So imagine our surprise when Santa and The Grinch stopped by the Allrecipes studios, between all their holiday appearances, and shared a few cookie decorating tips.

The Grinch, it turns out, may have a heart two sizes too small — but hands that certainly aren't diminutive. Despite his best efforts, that were problematic for perfecting his green glaze motif. But Santa has a few wonderful tips to impart — and of course, lots of holly jolly happiness.

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If you're in New York City, you can catch Santa at Brookfield Place. He's there to pose for photos and take your gift wish lists before he heads back to the North Pole to ready the reindeers for Christmas Eve.

Preparing for a weekend of cookie decorating, cocoa sipping, and Christmas movie watching? You can take tips from The Grinch, or you can use our best tips for decorating sugar cookies. Be sure you also read our how to on making homemade sugar cookies, and try one of our top-rated sugar cookie recipes.

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