32 Best Christmas Dessert Recipes

Christmas is only a few days away and hopefully you haven’t waited until the last minute to decide what kind of Christmas dessert recipes you will be needing to make this holiday.

If you did, don’t worry, these 32 Best Christmas Dessert Recipes have got you covered, they are so easy and delicious!

These Christmas Desserts are so easy list is so good, I need to make them all!

If you are looking for something a little bit different to serve your family this Christmas, try these German Hazelnut Christmas Cookies and create a new tradition of trying treats from all over the world each year.

german hazelnut cookies

While you are whipping up your Christmas Dessert Recipes to serve your family, remember if done right, food can make an excellent homemade gift. These chocolate marshmallow ornaments are not only colorful but they make the perfect Christmas gift!

Apple Crisp is an easy Christmas Dessert option that will satisfy any sweet tooth.

If you are looking for a delicious cookie recipe that Santa will actually eat this year, try these Harvest Apple Pumpkin Spice Cookies.  They taste like they just came out of the oven for up to a week when stored properly.

Apple Sauce SCD Recipe


A great way to have a delicious dessert cooking while not having to miss the festivities is by using your crockpot. This homemade applesauce recipe is cooked in your crockpot and will have your home smelling amazing for days!

Another tasty treat option that isn’t the normal cookies and milk that I think Santa would love are these Peppermint Brownie Trifles. 


My daughter loves mint and chocolate so much that I bet if I offered to trade one present this year for this Andes Mint Chocolate Chip Fudge, she would not even have to think before eating this with a big smile on her face.

If you love fudge but you’re afraid that your family will eat your whole stash before you get a chance to clean up the mess you made while baking, check out these 23 fudge recipes and be sure to hide some in a safe spot for yourself.

Maybe somewhere near the cleaning supplies would be a good idea, nobody ever goes near that stuff!


If you love eggnog, caramel, and brownies, you will love this Salted Caramel Eggnog Fudge Brownie recipe, and after my husband reads this round up, he is going to request I make some for him!

Although these Tarts were originally created to celebrate Star Wars, once you try them, you will have to serve them at every get together you ever have. Ever. For the rest of your life, they are that good!

Tatooine Tarts Star Wars Movies

Now that you have all of these fabulous Christmas Dessert Recipes to serve this holiday season, why not set the table with a festive touch by folding your napkins into Christmas trees.  What are your favorite recipes to serve during the holidays?



  1. YUM! These all look ridiculously good! I haven’t done any holiday baking yet this year, but I might have to make some time to try out a few of these. I’ll just have to wear my extra stretchy sweatpants when I do since I’m probably going to eat all of them! 😀

  2. What a great round-up! SO much yummy in one spot, I don’t know what I will do with myself. Hehe. I will however bookmark it so that I can make said goodies. Thanks for a great list.

  3. Jack Liston says:

    Must have Andes Mint Chocolate Chip Fudge NOW! Thanks Supermom, you are the best!

  4. Oooh tarts!! I love those so much..anything fruity pretty much grabs my attention asap. Now you have definitely caught me with the Andes Mint Fudge…that sounds absolutely delicious!

  5. I love the desserts this time of year!! These all sound amazing desserts, I love the fudge options that always pop up for the holidays!! Cookies are my all time favorite treat for this time of year!

  6. Wow, what a collection! I love the eggnog one. Sometimes you just want to change it up from plain old cookies and milk, and this is just the thing for inspiration.

  7. I’ve got my dessert menu pulled together, but I think I’m going to have to add those Salted Caramel Eggnog Fudge Brownies to the list! They look scrumptious!

  8. I’m in a pinning frenzy right now over all this goodness! The trifles, the tarts, the German treats…oh my goodness, I need to get into my kitchen and start baking immediately!

  9. This post just made my day! I love desserts during the holidays and I am certainly looking forward to eating a lot of them this Christmas season before my new years diet begins! Those chocolate marshmallow ornaments look divine! 😀

  10. You know, things just taste better during the holidays. I could bake any of this stuff any time of year, but it wouldn’t be nearly as satisfying! Thanks for the plethora of new goodies to try…my kids will be stoked!

  11. Merry Christmas, Looks very delicious and i want to eat them right now

  12. These desserts make my mouth water. The peppermint brownie trifles look scrumptious. I would love to try following the recipe for our potluck Christmas celebration. We usually serve ice cream and cakes during holidays–the usual stuff.

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