Deck the halls, string your lights, and have your aprons at the ready! This list features 37 of the Best Christmas Desserts & Treats to tuck into this holiday season. From the best Christmas cakes and Christmas pies, to easy holiday baked goods and festive homemade treats; you’re sure to find your next favorite among this lot.
Easy Christmas CakeS & Cupcakes
Easy cake recipes from layer cakes to cheesecakes! These Christmas cakes are made with festive ingredients plus a little Yuletide magic.
Easy Carrot Cake with Sugared Cranberries
Rich and moist carrot cake gets a holiday twist with this easy cake recipe filled with festive cranberries. Topped with whipped cream cheese frosting and sugared cranberries for a little extra sparkle!
Black Forest Cupcakes
These decadent black forest cupcakes take all the rich flavors of a classic black forest cake and miniaturize them into cupcake form! A moist chocolate cupcake is stuffed with cherry filling, then topped with whipped cream frosting, fresh cherries and shaved chocolate.
Chocolate Angel Food Cake
Cue the heavenly choir because this decadent chocolate angel food cake is sure to make you sing! Light and fluffy chocolate sponge cake is topped with whipped cream frosting and fresh strawberries. What’s not to love?
Cheesecakes are in a league of their own when it comes to festive holiday treats! Here are some of our favorite cheesecake recipes for celebrating Christmas.
The Best No Bake Cheesecake Recipe
If water baths aren’t your thing but you still want an ultra-creamy, super satisfying cheesecake, go the no-bake route! This silky smooth cheesecake is made with the simplest cream cheese filling, then topped with cherry pie filling.
How About a Slice of Pie?
From classic Christmas recipes to new and exciting twists, try these homemade pies featuring comforting, seasonal ingredients.
These easy Christmas baked goods seriously channel all the cozy holiday vibes. Perfect for every occasion, from breakfast on Christmas morning to easy potluck desserts!
More Christmas Dessert Ideas
Here are more fun and delicious holiday desserts to try, from seasonal creme brûlée to homemade candy treats! Serve these easy recipes as part of a holiday dessert table, or as sweet party appetizers.
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