Top Christmas Desserts

Baked goodies are always a must at holiday celebrations. This year, take Christmas desserts to a new, fresh level with one of our festive dessert ideas!

Classic recipes for pies, cupcakes, cookies and more are transformed into seasonal treats the whole family will enjoy with a tweak in ingredients or a creative decoration idea.

If you can't find that perfect treat you're looking for, be sure to check out our other cupcakes, cookies and dessert recipes!


  • Christmas Cake Pops

    Brightly decorated cake balls atop festive sticks make for Christmas desserts everyone will ooh and ahh over. They taste great and look wonderful displayed in a big group, plus it's a fun way to get the kids involved in Christmas baking.

  • Christmas Cupcakes

    Easy enough for the kids to help decorate, our red velvet cupcakes topped with cream cheese frosting and candy holly are instantly festive. Check out the video and make a batch of Christmas cupcakes at home!

  • Rudolph Christmas Cookie Pops

    Basic sugar cookies offer so many ways to get creative! Check out these adorable Rudolph cookie pops.

  • Lemon Christmas Cookies

    Lemon cookies are light and sweet, the perfect holiday treat to gift friends and family with. Give this recipe a try!

  • No Bake Gingersnap Pie

    Intimdated by pie making? Don't be! This no bake pie recipe keeps things quick and easy, but tastes amazing. Christmas party guests are sure to enjoy a slice of this pie!

  • Mint Ice Cream Bon Bons

    Though your first thought for Christmas desserts may not be ice cream, these mint cream bon bons are a wonderfully indulgent treat for the holidays. All your guests will enjoy these!

  • Stuffed Chocolate Strawberries

    For guests looking to restrict the calorie intake this holiday season whipped chocolate filled strawberries are a perfect Christmas dessert to serve. Light, airy, yet completely decadent.

  • Nutella French Toast

    French toast may be the perfect brunch recipe, but try serving this chocolate and nutty version as a dessert. Topped with a scoop of coffee ice cream it's pretty irresistible as a Christmas dessert.

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