When looking for holiday desserts, the best places to start are social media and lately, TikTok has been our go-to for the latest trends and hacks. Chances are you’ve heard of some of these desserts and you may’ve already tried many of them. These holiday desserts are perfect for whatever your plans are for Christmas, even if you’re just staying at home.
Hot Chocolate Bombs
Hot chocolate bombs have been taking over our social media and like bath bombs, watching them explode is so much fun. These chocolate bombs melt in warm milk and to make them more festive, top them with crushed peppermint candy, colorful sprinkles, or melted white chocolate.
This sweet and salty dessert uses graham crackers or saltine crackers, butter, brown sugar, chocolate chips, and whatever toppings you like. It’s super simple to make and even a novice baker can’t mess them up.
The Christmas version of Muddy Buddies or Puppy Chow, Reindeer Crack uses snacks like pretzels, Corn Chex Cereal, Rolos, marshmallows, and M&M’s. The mix stays together with white chocolate and it’s topped with powdered sugar.
Meringue Christmas Trees
The most complicated dessert on this list is meringue Christmas trees, but it’s still relatively easy to make. All you need is egg whites, cream of tartar, sugar, salt, vanilla extract, sprinkles, and green coloring paste.