20 Christmas Desserts To Get You In The Holiday Spirit

Christmas DessertsPIN IT!The time has come where all things pumpkin spice and peppermint have hit the stores and homes across the world! You know that the holiday season is upon us when it’s all about caramel apples, eggnog, peppermint, and the famous pumpkin spice. I have created a list of 20 Christmas desserts to help get you in that holiday spirit! 

Grab your flour, sugar, and measuring cups, and get to baking! Don’t forget to toss on a cute apron and cue the Christmas music, to really get your holiday spirit in full effect! 

20 Christmas Desserts To Get You In The Holiday Spirit

No Churn Peppermint Ice Cream| This ice cream is so quick and easy to make, and the flavors are just beautiful! You have that rich creamy ice cream with the crisp and cool peppermint flavor. 

Peppermint Bark Cookies| These peppermint bark cookies are the perfect holiday treat. You have the soft chewy texture of the rich cookie, topped with rich and refreshing peppermint bark. 

Gingerbread Holiday Fudge| This fudge makes my mouth water! I love the sharp spices from gingerbread, and I know this fudge has to be divine, and the presentation is stunning. 

Irresistible Fruit Cake Cookies| These cookies are so soft and chewy, and the flavors are on point. This is a fruitcake inspired cookie that you will want to reach for seconds. 

Christmas Pudding Cookies| Pudding cookies are a traditional cookie that is served around the holidays in a lot of families. These are a rich chocolate cookie with decorative icing. 

No Bake Eggnog Cheesecake| If you are a fan of eggnog and cheesecake, you might try this recipe. It is a delicious no-bake cheesecake that has a rich eggnog flavor. 

Homemade Peppermint Fudge Sticks| These fudge sticks are packed with flavor and simple to make. They contain no refined sugar, eggs, dairy or nuts. 

Holiday Biscotti| Love dipping a biscotti in your warm cup of coffee or tea in the mornings? Create this holiday-inspired biscotti, it has cranberries, almonds and more. 

White Christmas Pie| Spicy gingersnaps paired with a creamy filling will really curb those sweet cravings and make you feel like it is the holiday season!

No Bake Peppermint Cheesecake| Create this decadent cheesecake without having to turn the oven on. This is a no-bake dessert that is simple to make and so rewarding. 

Spiked Eggnog Cake| Take eggnog to a whole new level this year, with this scrumptious spiked eggnog cake. This is a naked cake style that will wow your guest in beauty and flavor. 

Buckeye Balls| A rich and creamy peanut butter fudge center dipped in a rich chocolate. These Buckeyes are so popular around the holidays, I guarantee you won’t eat just one. 

Bourbon Glazed Gingerbread| This is a decadent gingerbread with a bourbon glaze that will be a showstopper. It is rich, moist, and jam-packed with rich flavors. 

Double Dipped Chocolate Shortbread Cookies| A chocolate shortbread cookie that is dipped in white and dark chocolate, and topped with holiday-inspired sprinkles. 

Cranberry Cream Cheese Danish| Looking for a breakfast that makes you feel like the snow is falling outdoors. Try these danishes. I love the flaky pastry, creamy cream cheese, and the cranberry filling, it pairs beautifully. 

Ultimate Gingerbread Cupcakes| If you love making cupcakes and decorating them, these are a perfect one. They are topped with a rich cream cheese frosting. 

Chocolate Pecan Pie Bars| Love a good pecan pie? Step out of the box and try these chocolate pecan pie bars! They are pretty easy to make, and a nice chewy and sweet bar. 

Hot Chocolate Brownies| Nothing warms you up faster than a warm cup of cocoa on a cold winter day. Try out these brownies, they have a refreshing hot cocoa flavor and are topped with toasted marshmallows. 

Almond Crescent Cookies| These are so popular around the holidays, so I couldn’t pass up the opportunity to share. A flaky almond cookie, that melts in your mouth. 

Chocolate Fudge| You can’t go a holiday season without a bite of some rich chocolate fudge. It is a classic holiday treat that we just can’t leave out. 

Christmas DessertsPIN IT!

  • Joan Cajic

    This will definitely put me in the holiday mood whether I like it or not. They look amazing I would love to try them.

  • Alicia Taylor

    Spiced eggnog cake? That’s a new one on me. I’m gonna have to try that one – and several others on your list also sound delicious – like the Chocolate Pecan Pie Bars

  • Anosa

    I am so hungry just reading through your round up of these desserts so yummy, thanks for this

  • Amber Myers

    I would just love all of these! I’ll have to make some with my daughter. I just love Christmas desserts.

  • Deb Dutta

    okay you need to stoppppp with the GORGEOUS pics!! they look so tempting i wanted to eat them off the screen haha

  • Kitty

    Such a yummy post :D… I am just drooling reading this post… would love to try some of the recipes 🙂

  • Soonjoo

    Omg!! These are all great recipe to try this holiday! Chocolate fudge sounds so good!

  • melissa

    The pictures look so yummy! If you ever need a taste dummy, I am your girl!

  • Hannah Marie

    Yay! I am planning to give out dessert as gift this Christmas and I am still undecided. Thank you for these ideas!

  • Terri Beavers

    I know it would be crazy to try but I’d love to make at least half of these, lol. I’d definitely start with the White Christmas Pie. It sounds like a dream pie to me.

  • Bobbi

    I love making Christmas desserts. All of these look like they are so good!

  • corinne & kirsty

    All the christmas treats! I need to get into baking really soon as the holidays are approaching!

  • Jen Walker

    This post is perfect timing- I want to bake this weekend and needed some ideas! I bet the bourbon glazed gingerbread is delicious!

  • Courtney Blacher

    These are such a great lists! I would love to try the Chocolate Pecan Pie Bars, we love it every year and my daughter really enjoy it.

  • Angie Scheie

    Pinning this to my cookie board for sure. Great round up. I think the eggnog cheesecake has piqued my interest!

  • Elizabeth L

    These are really cute and a great way to get into the Holiday spirit. I am going to have to try some of these.

  • Agentszerozerosetter

    Oh wow, all these desserts look cute to see and so delicious to eat! Would be definitely in Christmas mood eating them 🙂

  • kim

    What a great roundup! I want to try everything!

  • Amber S.

    One of my favorite parts about the holidays is the dessert! 😋I really want to try to eggnog cheesecake and the biscotti! This is such a great recipe Roundup.