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50+ Christmas Desserts

Christmas season means baking season is here and I've made it easy by rounding up 50+ must-try Christmas Desserts.  These desserts include bars, cakes, cheesecakes, cookies, cupcakes, fudge, and pies.

These delicious desserts are easy to make and perfect to make for gifts, parties, or Christmas Feasts.

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List of 50+ Christmas Desserts



Pecan Pie Bar on a plate with vanilla ice cream and caramel sauce

Easy Pecan Pie Bars from The Seasoned Mom

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M&M Christmas Cookie Bars from A Joyfully Mad Kitchen

Vertical image of a white tray with alternating cake squares with and without powdered sugar.

Chocolate Gingerbread Bars from Foodal

gingersnap cheesecake bars with gingersnap cookies

Gingersnap Cheesecake Bars from Home Made Interest 

Gluten-free Peanut Butter Christmas Dream Bars

Gluten-Free Peanut Butter Christmas Dream Bars from My Gluten-Free Kitchen

salted caramel & pecan vegan shortbread bars stacked on a counter

Salted Caramel & Pecan Vegan Shortbread Bars from The Cheeky Chickpea

A stack of three vegan creme de menthe squares layered with chocolate graham cracker, mint filling and melted chocolate.

Vegan Creme De Menthe Squares from The Hidden Veggies


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Gingerbread Coffeecake Recipe from Ann's Entitled Life

A gluten free gingerbread bundt cake with cream cheese frosting decoration.

Gluten Free Gingerbread Bundt Cake from Fearless Dining

A gingerbread bundt cake with an icing sugar glaze and sprinkles.

Easy Gingerbread Cake Recipe from Girl Heart Food

Slices cut out of a gingerbread cake roll on a baking tray.

Gingerbread Cake Roll from Marsha's Baking Addiction

Red Velvet Cake Roll with Chocolate & Peppermint Buttercream Frosting

Red Velvet Cake Roll with Chocolate & Peppermint Butter Cream Frosting from Platter Talk

Pecan Pie Bundt Cake is a luscious and moist dessert. A great addition to your dinner table during this holiday season for Thanksgiving or Christmas dinner.

Pecan Pie Bundt Cake from Spoonabilities

 Infused with orange flavor and studded with juicy cranberries, this Orange Cranberry Cake is the perfect festive dessert for your Thanksgiving and holiday tables.

Orange Cranberry Cake from The PKP Way

Fresh Cranberry Cake Recipe - Cranberry Sour Cream Bundt Cake

Cranberry Sour Cream Bundt Cake from Mom Foodie 

chocolate bundt cake with chocolate frosting and sugared cranberries

Chocolate Peppermint Bundt Cake from Kroll's Korner


No Bake Peppermint Cheesecake - Great subtle peppermint flavors in this super simple cheesecake. Makes for a perfect holiday dessert.

No Bake Peppermint Cheesecake from Cincy Shopper

This Winter Spiced Pecan Caramel Cheesecake is an ideal dish for a celebration party table! It's also make ahead, no bake and gluten free!

Winter Spiced Pecan Caramel Cheesecake from Kitchen Sanctuary

slice of eggnog cheesecake on a plate with the rest of the cake in the background

No-Bake Eggnog Cheesecake from The Itsy-Bitsy Kitchen

Cranberry Bread Pudding Holiday Cheesecake Recipe | #cheesecake #holiday #bread pudding

Cranberry Bread Pudding Cheesecake from Food Meanderings

Sopapilla Cheesecake Recipe

Best Sopapilla Cheesecake Recipe from Sweet & Savory

Check out these other links for more inspiration for Christmas goodies:

Easy Pies to Make for the Holidays (Gluten-Free, Dairy-Free, and Vegan options)

50+ Top Cookie Recipes for the Holidays (Vegan and Gluten-Free Options)


mini peppermint patty chocolate cookie dipped white chocolate crushed candy cane

Peppermint Patty Chocolate Cookies from Mama Needs Cake

Peanut butter cup cookies laid out on parchment paper.

Easy Gluten Free Peanut Butter Cup Cookies from A Simple Palate


Chocolate Chunk Marshmallow Cookies from Mama Needs Cake

The unique flavor of these Italian anise cookies at Christmas is a comforting treat of family traditions and warm memories for many of us raised with Italian elders. Even if you are not Italian, these cookies are a delicious addition to your holiday cookie tray.

Auntie's Italian Anise Cookies from Grow A Good Life


Cranberry White Chocolate Chip Oatmeal Cookies from Mama Needs Cake

Red Velvet Cake Mix Cookies

Red Velvet Cake Mix Cookies from Mom Foodie

Chocolate Chip Cookie Cups

Salted Caramel Filled Chocolate Chip Cookies from Pastry and Beyond

sanded sugar cookies christmas thanksgiving white plate wire rack

Sanded Sugar Cookies from Mama Needs Cake

Old Fashioned Snowball Cookies

Old Fashioned Snowball Cookies from To Simply Inspire 

brown butter sugar cookies white plate red background cinnamon sugar sprinkles stacked

Brown Butter Sugar Cookies from Mama Needs Cake

Cranberry Orange Swirl Cookies

Cranberry Orange Swirl Cookies from Beyond the Chicken Coop

Low Carb Keto Cream Cheese Cookies Recipe - Quick & Easy - These low carb keto cream cheese cookies are so fast & easy to make! Just 6 ingredients, 10 minutes prep, and 15 minutes in the oven.

Low Carb Keto Cream Cheese Cookies from Wholesome Yum

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Chocolate Chip M&M Cookies from Mama Needs Cake

Santa Oreo Cookies

Easy Santa Oreo Cookies from Mom vs The Boys


Vanilla Cinnamon Sugar Swirl Cupcakes

Vanilla Cinnamon Sugar Swirl Cupcakes from Mama Needs Cake

easy to make Eggnog Cupcakes with Eggnog Frosting recipe

Eggnog Cupcakes from My Organized Chaos

Mistletop Cupcakes 23 | Sweet Caramel Sunday

Mistletoe Cupcakes from Sweet Caramel Sunday

Low Carb Christmas Cupcakes with Homemade Sugar Free Keto Sprinkles #lowcarb #keto #sugarfree #christmas #xmas #cupcakes #icing #homemade #healthy #sprinkles #xmastree #christmastree

Christmas Tree Cupcakes Low Carb from Low Carb-No Carb

apple spice cupcakes with brown butter cream cheese frosting cinnamon sticks doilies red background

Apple Spice Cupcakes Brown Butter Cream Cheese Frosting from Mama Needs Cake


Sugar Cookie Christmas fudge on white serving platter

Sugar Cookie Christmas Fudge from Crayons and Cravings

Bite taken out of a piece of microwave fudge

3-Ingredient Microwave Fudge from The Seasoned Mom

Candy Cane Fudge is the perfect holiday dessert for gift-giving and serving! A rich chocolate layer is topped with candy cane studded white chocolate making this an easy to make dessert and the perfect foodie gift! #fudge #homemade #homemadefudge #candycane #peppermint #easyrecipe #Christmas #foodgift #swirlsofflavor

Candy Cane Fudge from Swirls of Flavor

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Peanut Butter Fudge from Mama Needs Cake


Gluten-free Eggnog Pie with Snickerdoodle Crust

Gluten Free Eggnog Pie from My Gluten-Free Kitchen

mini pecan pies tart pan mini pan serving board white napkin gray background pecan pieces

Easy Mini Pecan Pies from Mama Needs Cake

Overhead shot of a mint chocolate cream pie with a slice missing.

No Bake Mint Chocolate Cream Pie from Marsha's Baking Addiction

Apple Pie, red apples, spatula, forks and white plates on white cloth.

Harvest Almond Apple Pie from Delicious on a Dime 

Christmas hand pies cookie cutter snowman snowflake christmas tree red napkin powdered sugar black plate

Christmas Hand Pies from Mama Needs Cake

Mini Gluten Free Pecan Pie Tarts | Recipe is also vegan and gluten free @thespicyrd

Mini Gluten Free Vegan Pecan Pie Tarts from E.A. Stewart


Friday 14th of December 2018

So many recipes to choose from; it’s hard to pick just one! Thank you for all the yummy recipes!

Dawn - Girl Heart Food

Thursday 6th of December 2018

Thanks so much for including my gingerbread cake! What a fun (and tasty) round up for the holidays ?


Wednesday 5th of December 2018

Thanks for including my gluten free gingerbread bundt cake. Sharing all around ?

Geoffrey from Spoonabilities

Wednesday 5th of December 2018

thank you so much for including our Pumpkin Bundt Cake!!