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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!

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?


Friday 25th of December 2015

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.


Thursday 24th of December 2015

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


Tuesday 22nd of December 2015

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 kids will be stoked!

Chanel | Cultural Xplorer

Tuesday 22nd of December 2015

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! :D

Liz Mays

Tuesday 22nd of December 2015

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!