21 Delightful Christmas Treats That'll Steal the Show at Your Dinner Party

Nothing spreads cheer faster than dessert!

Christmas Treats
Frugal Mom Eh!, The Decorate Cookie.

Close out a tasty holiday dinner with sweets that no one will be able to turn down. From red velvet cookie pies to peppermint bark to gingerbread cupcakes, these recipes will bring your dessert spread to the next level.

Christmas Treats Snickerdoodle Cookie Dough Truffles
Maria Siriano
Snickerdoodle Cookie Dough Truffles

What's better than creamy rich truffles? Infusing them with spicy cinnamon and sugary cookie dough. Your guests will be popping these all night.

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Christmas Treats Snowman Spoons
Con Poulos
Snowman Spoons

Enjoy these adorable chocolates with a mug of cocoa or on their own for the ultimate snow day treat.

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Christmas Treats Red and White Chocolate Bark
Con Pulos
Red and White Chocolate Bark

In just 20 minutes, you can whip up this festive treat that calls for just two ingredients: red candies and white chocolate.

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What you'll need: Nonstick cake pan ($13, .com)

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Christmas Treats Snowball Cupcakes
Con Pulos
Snowball Cupcakes

Bake up vanilla cake then roll it in creamy coconut flakes to make these edible snowballs — just tell the kids to toss them into their mouths rather than at each other.

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What you'll need: Hand Mixer ($15, .com)

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Christmas Treats
Jingle Bells Peanut Butter Pops

These cute and tasty peanut butter pops are the ultimate holiday gift for a friend.

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What you'll need: Wilton Lollipop Sticks ($4, .com)

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Christmas Treats Cream Cheese Spritzes
Steve Giralt
Cream Cheese Spritzes

You can't go wrong with these classic buttery treats, baked into festive shapes like Christmas trees and holiday wreaths.

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What you'll need: Cookie press ($30, .com)

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Christmas Treats Fudge Christmas Desserts
Con Poulos
Mouse King Fudge

Unlike Clara in The Nutcracker, we recommend that you befriend these chocolate mice!

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What you'll need: Wilton Crown-shaped Sprinkles ($1, michaels.com)

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Christmas Treats Christmas Rice Krispie Treats
Courtesy of The Kitchen Is My Playground
Christmas Rice Krispie Treats

Dipped in white chocolate and covered in festive sprinkles, everyone's favorite dessert bars are ready for the holidays.

Get the recipe at The Kitchen Is My Playground.

What you'll need: Pyrex Glass Baking Dish Set of 2 ($19, .com)

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christmas treats Santa Hat Cupcakes
Courtesy of Frugal Mom Eh!
Santa Hat Cupcakes

Santa would love nothing more than seeing these adorable cupcakes on Christmas night.

Get the recipe at Frugal Mom Eh!

What you'll need: Wilton Nonstick Muffin Pan ($7, .com)

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Christmas Treats Snowman Chocolate Bark
Courtesy of The Decorated Cookie
Snowman Chocolate Bark

Kids will love creating their own snowmen in this craft-turned-holiday dessert.

Get the recipe at The Decorate Cookie.

What you'll need: AmazonBasics nonstick half baking sheet, ($16, .com)

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Christmas Treats Peppermint Cream Cheese Cupcakes
Courtesy of Spend With Pennies
Peppermint Cream Cheese Cupcakes

This Christmas treat, topped with a creamy peppermint cream cheese frosting, is as easy as it is festive.

Get the recipe at Spend With Pennies.

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Christmas Treats Red Velvet Cookie Sandwiches
Courtesy of Life Love and Sugar
Red Velvet Cookie Sandwiches

These cookie sandwiches take the classic red velvet cake to new heights by transforming it into delicious cookie sandwiches filled with dreamy cream cheese filling.

Get the recipe at Life, Love and Sugar.

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Christmas Treats Snowflake Pretzel Pop
Courtesy of I Heart Naptime
Snowflake Pretzel Pop

These beautiful and delicate snowflakes — made with pretzels and white chocolate — are the perfect sweet and salty snack.

Get the recipe at I Heart Naptime.

What you'll need: Wilton Lollipop Sticks ($4, .com)

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Christmas Treats Mini Christmas Tree Cupcakes
Courtesy of Lydia Bakes
Mini Christmas Tree Cupcakes

These may look complicated but trust us, they're so easy to make. All you need is buttercream icing, piping bags, tips, and sprinkles and you'll have yourself a delicious and cute Christmas dessert.

Get the recipe at Lydia Bakes.

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Christmas Treats Gingerbread Cupcakes with Lemon Cream Cheese Frosting
Courtesy of Saving Room For Desert
Gingerbread Cupcakes with Lemon Cream Cheese Frosting

The spice of gingerbread cake mixed with the zesty and fresh citrus taste of this lemon frosting will have your family begging for seconds.

Get the recipe at Saving Room for Dessert.

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Christmas Treats Candy Cane Crunch Milkshake
Courtesy of I Wash You Dry
Candy Cane Crunch Milkshake

Who needs eggnog when you can have a sip of this refreshing and tasty shake?

Get the recipe at I Wash You Dry.

What you'll need: Orblue Baking Dough Blender ($7, .com)

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Christmas Treats Homemade Holiday Lollipops
Courtesy of Just A Taste
Homemade Holiday Lollipops

Whip up a batch of these homemade lollipops and give them away to neighbors.

Get the recipe at Just a Taste.

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Christmas Treats Strawberry Christmas Tree Brownie Bites
Courtesy of Erica's Sweet Tooth
Strawberry Christmas Tree Brownie Bites

These delicious brownie bites are the perfect ways to get kids and adults to eat some fruit during the holidays. They'll never know!

Get the recipe at Erica's Sweet Tooth.

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Christmas Treats Christmas Tree Brownie Pops
Courtesy of Five Heart Home
Christmas Tree Brownie Pops

A tray of these customizable holiday-themed brownies are guaranteed to be a hit at any holiday party. Candy cane stems are a cute touch!

Get the recipe at Five Heart Home.

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Christmas Treats Christmas Marshmallow Pops
Courtesy of Two Sisters Crafting
Christmas Marshmallow Pops

One bite these mouthwatering marshmallow pops will have your taste buds singing carols.

Get the recipe at Two Sisters Crafting.

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Peanut Butter Cup Christmas Trees Peanut Butter Cup Christmas Trees
Courtesy of One Little Project at a Time
Peanut Butter Cup Christmas Trees

Create your own holiday-themed peanut butter cup trees with this easy and fun tutorial.

Get the recipe at One Little Project at a Time.

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Courtesy of Lydia Bakes
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