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15 Easy Festive Treats for Christmas

Holiday-themed desserts worthy of any dinner table.
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  1. Christmas Tree Brownies

These tree shaped brownies are basically triangle cuts topped with simple green frosting and sprinkles. How easy is that for Christmas-themed food?

  1. Melting Snowman Oreo Balls

Add a winter vibe to your party treats with crushed Oreo cookies mixed in cream cheese and dipped in melted white chocolate for a coating of "snow".

  1. Chocolate Dipped Oreo Snowflakes

Or you can dip the whole cookie in white and dark chocolate and using a piping bag, create a snowflake or tree design on top. This one would make perfect giveaways!

  1. Christmas Wreath Cookies

Instead of the usual brownies, mix cornflakes and melted marshmallows to form into wreaths, using green food coloring helps.

  1. Gingerbread Hug Cookies

Give your gingerbread men a hug, literally! When they're still soft and gooey, gently overlap their arms over another cookie or candy in the center.

  1. Gingerbread Fudge

Opt for fudge instead of the usual cookie to satisfy your gingerbread cravings.

  1. Rudolph Peanut Butter Cookies

What’s a Christmas without Rudolph; bring him to life in the form of tasty peanut butter cookies and pretzel antlers.

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  1. Rice Krispie Presents

Try your hand at making rice krispie treat boxes to store smaller chocolates inside; the result is too cute not to share with family and friends.

  1. Hot Chocolate Christmas Mug Treats

Assemble marshmallows, candy canes, biscuits and sprinkles to create a miniature cup of iconic hot cocoa during a cold Christmas night.

  1. Red Velvet Cookie Sandwiches

Red velvet and cream cheese filling is a match made in heaven, and this sandwich recipe is perfect as gifts.

  1. Christmas Tree Pretzels

Thinking of simple treats to give to friends? This recipe whips up a lot and is by no means expensive, plus they’re cute and fun to do. Add more colors to create unique Christmas trees.

  1. Christmas Tree Oreo Pops

You can also use double stuffed Oreos and turn them into cake pops with a bit of melted chocolate.

  1. Christmas Tree Cookie Stacks

Leave cookies for Santa in the most fun way, stacked! And you can leave a little surprise inside.

  1. Gingerbread Perches

This mug topper compliments a warm cup of chocolate or some tea.

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  1. Santa Hat Cheesecake Bites

Create these cute Santa hats by cutting of the tops of strawberries; use them on brownies, cookies and other treats as well.

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