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20+ Tried & True Christmas Recipes + Desserts

May your Christmas be merry and bright with these easy and delicious holiday recipes.

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Christmas Italian Cookies


These Christmas Italian Cookies have a tender texture that practically melt in your mouth.

Grinch Rice Krispie Treats


With just a few ingredients, these treats take little effort to make and are ready to enjoy in under an hour.

Crockpot Candy


Made with just 5 ingredients including dry roasted peanuts and chocolate, a terrific sweet and salty treat that is ridiculously easy to make.

Lofthouse Cookies 


Super soft with a delicate, tender texture and topped with a sweet frosting and sprinkles.

Cream Horns


Flaky, golden brown puff pastries filled with a sweetened cream filling, these Cream Horns are a quick and delightful dessert. 

Hot Cocoa Cookies 


The best combination of a soft, chewy chocolate cookie, a brownie, and hot cocoa with marshmallows.

Crescent Roll Christmas Tree


A fun and easy holiday appetizer made with just 5 ingredients.

Christmas Chex Mix


Crunchy, sweet and salty, this recipe is a holiday snack loved by kids and adults alike.

Chocolate Swiss Roll


This easy chocolate Swiss Roll cake has a light sponge, creamy filling, and coated with a silky ganache. 

Candied Pecans


These homemade Candied Pecans are more addicting than potato chips, and make an easy and fantastic treat for parties or gifts for the holidays!

Cinnamon-Sugar Star Bread


An absolute show-stopper for the holidays, but surprisingly easy to make!

Cut Out Sugar Cookies


Buttery, soft, and lightly sweet, holding their shape after baking without needing to soften the butter first or chill the dough!

Sugar Cookie Icing


Want to make cookies so pretty they look like a professional did them? This easy Sugar Cookie Icing recipe is what you need!

Haystack Cookies 


A sweet + salty treat made with vanilla chocolate, butterscotch chips, chow mein noodles, and macadamia nuts.

Cinnamon Roll Cocktail


Made with Rumchata, Kahlua, and Fireball, this cocktail has all of the best holiday flavors in one drink.

Hot Cranberry Apple Cider 


A warming and festive drink that you’ll want to enjoy all season long

Christmas Caramel Popcorn


Easy Homemade Caramel Popcorn that’s sweet, chewy, crunchy and all dressed up for Christmas.

Sugared Cranberries


The perfect combination of sweet and tart, these Sugared Cranberries are made with just 3 ingredients! 

Easy Holiday Punch 


Made with fresh fruit juices, ginger ale, and sparkling wine, everyone will enjoy this delicious, festive drink!

Christmas Eggnog Cake Balls


A perfect little treat that can be made up to a week ahead of time.