Looking for new ideas for Christmas desserts? We’ve searched the internet for you and have picked 10 of our top fav recipes for you to try this holiday season. Be warned, you are going to want to host a festive party after reading this. Simply click on each spectacular Christmas dessert recipe picture and you’ll be taken to the steps. Have fun!
1. Snowman cupcakes
A classic, the cupcake can be made festive very easily. Using any cupcake recipe you fancy, top it off with this buttercream icing and have fun with a marshmallow snowman for the perfect cake topper. How cute are these?
2. Peppermint meltaway cookies
What says the holidays more than something peppermint? Created to delight the senses, these mouth-watering cookies are made of a buttery soft cookie base, cream cheese icing, and crushed candy-canes on top. With only five ingredients in the dough, you won’t be spending too much time in the kitchen.
3. Strawberry Christmas tree brownie bites
To really embrace your creative side, these Christmas tree brownie bites are the perfect Christmas dessert recipe that will leave everyone in awe. It may look intimidating, but this baker promises the piping is simple to do, and requires little skill. She’s even made it so simple that you can use boxed brownie mix and premade icing. I mean, come on!
4. Santa hat brownie bites
We’re continuing with brownies, because why not? These Santa hat brownies are probably the cutest dessert you’ll make this season. All you will need is brownie mix, strawberries and white chocolate chips. Your guests will admire how much you’ve outdone yourself, but really it was the easiest dessert to make. Don’t worry, it’ll be our little secret.
5. Gingerbread bars with cream cheese frosting
Did someone say gingerbread and cream cheese? A new take on the staple gingerbread cookie is this gingerbread bar. Easy to prepare and even easier to decorate, you can have fun with your sprinkles and make this Christmas dessert recipes your own.
6. Ugly Christmas sweater cookie
Cute isn’t your thing? Don’t worry, because these Christmas dessert recipes will be fun and entertaining for your guests. Make them yourself, or have an ugly Christmas sweater decorating party, these will be so much fun to make, and even more fun to eat. Use any sugar cookie recipe you fancy, and go nuts with your decorations.
7. Peanut butter reindeer cookies
For all of the peanut butter fanatics out there, here is a cute spin on the peanut butter cookie. This Christmas dessert recipe features chocolate pretzels, M&M’s and a tasty peanut butter cookie recipe. The assembly is super easy and just as cute. Enjoy!
8. Eggnog cupcakes with spiced rum
Spice up your baking with your favourite holiday duo; eggnog and spiced rum. Adding eggnog into the cupcake increases the flavour with the added cream, enhancing your ordinary vanilla cupcake. The spiced rum butter cream icing is the perfect pair to this flavourful Christmas dessert.
9. Vanilla bean Christmas sugar cookies
These cookies are all about taste. Decorate them how you want, but regardless, you are in for a treat. This dessert is a simple yet delicious sugar cookie topped with a fluffy whipped buttercream icing. This baker has simplified everything so the only thing you have to worry about is enjoying them.
10. Hot cocoa cookies
Looking for the perfect Christmas dessert recipes to pair with your hot chocolate? Here you go! These cookies were made for that. The hot cocoa cookie is filled with melty chocolate and topped with a tasty marshmallow. Dip it on your hot chocolate, or snack on it before, but you’ll be loving this new couple.