14 Festive Desserts To Bring To A Holiday Party

sources: Your Cup Of Cake / Pillsbury

For many people, the holiday season is full of work events and Christmas parties. Most of the time, it’s frowned upon to show up to a party empty handed. And that’s exactly where these recipes come in! We’ve compiled 14 festive dessert recipes that are the perfect addition to any holiday party.

1. Hot Chocolate Santa Hat Brownies

Not only is this brownie recipe adorably festive, but it’s also quite simple to make.

2. Gingerbread And Butter Pudding Tartlets

source: Mirabeau Wine

This English-inspired dessert doesn’t take long to whip up, and it involves all of the best festive flavors.

3. 5-Minute Christmas Bark

source: Pillsbury

Any recipe with “five-minute” in the title is a recipe that appeals to me!

4. Peppermint Chocolate Truffles

source: YouTube/Recipes by Carina

Is there a better combination than peppermint and chocolate? I don’t think so, and this recipe proves it.

5. Snowman Christmas Biscuits

source: BBC

Are these not the most beautiful cookies you’ve ever seen? They’re like festive art!

6. Peppermint Blossoms

source: Pillsbury

These delicious cookies require only three ingredients, but they’ll taste as though you slaved away over them.

7. Chocolate Spiced Christmas Cake

source: Yuppie Chef

Orange liqueur and caramel popcorn put a unique spin on this trifle cake recipe.

8. Fantastic Festive Fudge

Because what holiday party is complete without some great fudge to snack on?

9. Reindeer Cupcakes

source: Your Cup Of Cake

These reindeer cupcakes are as yummy as they are festive and cute!

10. Christmas Rocky Road Squares

source: Food Network

Chocolate, marshmallows, and dried fruit, oh my! These Christmas squares are bound to be a hit.

11. Holiday Gluten-Free Butter Cookies

Most of us know at least one person who is gluten-free. This recipe is for them!

12. Thumbprint Cookies

This is a true Christmas recipe. These traditional cookies are filled with raspberry, blueberry, and apricot jam.

13. Rainbow Christmas Wreath Cake

Although this cake may look complicated, it actually requires very few steps and ingredients.

14. Holiday Tree Brownies

source: Tablespoon / Flickr

Are these not the most festive, darling little brownies you’ve ever seen?!