What better way to celebrate Christmas than with these incredible “Chris” Kringle Cakes? They are reminiscent of the Mardi Gras King Cake, but in mini form and decorated for Christmas – thus the “Chris”. As such, each one is a ring of twisted cinnamon roll dough topped with an amazing cream cheese icing.
Butter Cookies are perfect for Christmas or any time for that matter. These irresistible buttery crisp shortbread cookies are super easy to make. Leave a plate full for Santa and you’re sure to be rewarded with presents under the tree!
With Christmas just around the corner, you might be feeling frazzled in terms of last-minute gift ideas. If so, worry no more! Grits and Pinecones and I have teamed up to bring you this Ultimate Easy Holiday Edible Gift Guide. Each of the 24 easy to make recipes that we’ve included are tried and true….
Christmas Swirled Peppermint Bark is different from the traditional peppermint bark with its dark chocolate and white chocolate layers. Rather, it starts with a peppermint flavored white chocolate layer, and adds striking swirls of red and green. It’s so much easier to make and produces an awe-inspiring treat that will delight young and old.
Chocolate Pecan Toffee Clusters use only 4 ingredients and are super easy to make. These highly addictive treats are the perfect edible Christmas gift for those on your Christmas list who have a sweet tooth.
If you like loaded potatoes and Hasselback Potatoes, you’ll absolutely love Loaded Hasselback Potato Bites. They are a mini version of the ever popular Hasselback Potatoes all dressed up with traditional loaded potato fixins. They make the perfect appetizer to serve at your holiday party, or anytime for that matter. They’re equally good as a…
Easy 3-Ingredient Turtles Candy – the name says it all! With only 3 ingredients, this Turtle Candy is super easy to make and makes perfect gifts for the upcoming holidays. Don’t however be fooled by their simplicity. They taste as good as Turtle Candy that took hours to make!
Chocolate Christmas Mice are just in time for the holidays. They’re sure to bring a twinkle to the eyes of the grown-ups and a smile to the faces of your little ones. They are easy to make, albeit a bit finicky.
Wow Santa and all of his little elfs with Santa’s Crunch. It’s a no-bake treat that combines sweet and salty to produce a perfect edible Christmas gift. It just takes minutes to make, and is sure to put a jingle in all of your Christmas helpers’ steps.
Chocolate Drizzled Caramel Oyster Crackers is a twist on the ever popular Chocolate Drizzled Caramel Corn. Rather than using popcorn, I used Oyster Crackers. I tossed the crackers with toasted pecans, baked it in a dreamy caramel sauce, and finished it with a drizzle of melted chocolate. The combination of the saltiness of the Oyster…
All butter Pecan Shortbread uses only five ingredients. These delicately flavored cookies are filled with toasted pecans, and have a rich buttery texture. They are delicious and elegant, but simple enough to make for any occasion, making them the perfect cookie.
Chocolate Almond Toffee is insanely delicious and super easy to make. The awesome buttery toffee is full of toasted almonds, and covered with rich chocolate and more toasted almonds. It makes perfect gifts and munchie treats for your holiday season.