Holiday Snacks Crafts Recipes

You’re about to make this holiday season even more delicious than it is so far. There are over 50 recipes included in this post, from mincemeat pies to gingerbread cheesecake. You’ll find that you don’t need much of an excuse to make all these scrumptious treats for everyone on your list!

1. Gingerbread Web Cake:

Wow the guests at your next party with a cake made of gingerbread.

2. Gingerbread Cheesecake:

A classic cheesecake made more festive with a spiced gingerbread topping.

3. S’mores Icebox Cake:

Combine some of the most classic flavors of the holiday in this stunning icebox cake with graham cracker crust and decadent marshmallow filling.

4. Bourbon Gingerbread Cookies:

This recipe is easy enough to make for the kids to help out in the kitchen, but sophisticated enough to satisfy even the most refined palates.

5. Gingerbread Cream Cheese Balls:

Decadent little bites that are so easy to make.

6. Gingerbread Mincemeat Pie:

It’s the mincemeat pie from the classic holiday film “A Christmas Story,” but better since it doesn’t have corn syrup! This is a great recipe for a whole new generation to discover the best of old-fashioned holiday baking.

7. Gingerbread Cinnamon Rolls:

Get some muscle tone from kneading the dough in this holiday twist on everyone’s favorite treat.

8. Gingerbread Oatmeal Cookies:

The spices in these cookies are subtle, so you don’t have to worry about them becoming too Christmassy or over-the-top. These cookies are perfectly seasonal without being overpowering or overdone.

9. Mincemeat Empanadas:

This scrumptious recipe is a perfect way to use up your homemade mincemeat.

10. Gingerbread Truffles:

This recipe will try to make you believe you’re eating gingerbread instead of a decadent truffle, but I know better!

11. Gingerbread Whoopie Pies:

Perfect for the Christmas season, these whoopie pies are a great way to get the kids involved in the kitchen. The ingredient list is simple and easy to follow, so they’ll have fun while they learn!


The holidays are the perfect time for everyone to indulge. Indulge in your family, indulge in friends, and definitely indulge in yourself! Make this the best holiday season yet with these delicious recipes and tips!