You’ve decorated the tree, hung the stockings by the fireplace, and hand-wrapped more one-of-a-kind Christmas gifts than Santa’s elves.
All that remains is to sweeten the holiday! This Christmas, treat yourself to some of the tastiest Christmas desserts ever. From classic Christmas cookies to cupcakes, chocolates, and other delicious (and ultra-festive) Christmas delights.
After all, doesn’t the most lovely time of year deserves the most lovely treats?
I’ve compiled a list of the best Christmas dessert recipes to make your holiday season happy and bright. Including show-stopping cakes, festive Christmas trifles, and even an ambitious Bûche de Noel (a.k.a. Yule log cake).
Bake a couple of batches of classic sugar cookies to decorate while listening to Christmas music (involve the kids!). Or spruce up store-bought goodies with homemade frosting, candies, and sprinkles aplenty. It’s that time of year when you can construct edible Christmas crafts. Gingerbread homes — and eat them all season long.
Whether you like luxurious or simple. These quick holiday desserts are the perfect way to cap off a hearty Christmas dinner — and will get everyone in the mood for a night of celebrations. That includes watching the finest Christmas movies, doing some Christmas crafts, and exchanging gifts with family.
It’s time to start baking!