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Classic Sugar Cookies by Crisco(R) Baking Sticks

Classic Sugar Cookies by Crisco® Baking Sticks

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"Rolling, cutting, decorating and ultimately transforming our Classic Sugar Cookies into one of a kind holiday cookies is a long-standing tradition in families across America!" — by Crisco® Baking Sticks  Provided by Crisco® Baking Sticks
Martina Cookies

Martina Cookies

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"Martina cookies are the perfect little shortbread cookies to have on hand for holiday parties. Dip them in chocolate and coat with nuts and crushed candy canes for a festive treat." — by EMMYJAY1 
Danish Cinnamon Snails

Danish Cinnamon Snails

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"The cardamom-spiced dough makes these Danish cinnamon rolls stand apart from the sweet roll crowd! Frost with a confectioners' sugar glaze, if desired." — by malene_2 
Apple Crisp Cookies

Apple Crisp Cookies

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"Tuck a couple of these oatmeal cookies with the taste of apple crisp into your kid's lunchbox. Or grab one for a nice easy snack or breakfast on the run. They're made with whole wheat flour, oats, chopped apple, and apple butter for flavor." — by veeparkes 
Carolyn's Holiday Fruit Bread

Carolyn's Holiday Fruit Bread

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"This moist, easy-to-make applesauce, raisin and walnut bread has roots in Victorian England where it was traditional at the end of the year to use up canned fruit in Christmas breads. It also makes the perfect holiday gift." — by Nicole 
Espresso Biscotti

Espresso Biscotti

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"Espresso-flavored biscotti are full of fruit, nuts, chocolate chips and spices for a perfect holiday treat." — by Sophia Candrasa 
Pineapple Sweet Potato Souffle

Pineapple Sweet Potato Souffle

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"A fluffy souffle of sweet potato is baked with a sticky pineapple topping." — by cinnalady 
Sage Sausage Bread

Sage Sausage Bread

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"This sausage and cheese quick bread is perfect for a holiday brunch. It makes good leftovers, too." — by MRSMTAYLOR 
Christmas Fruitcake

Christmas Fruitcake

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"It's a shame that fruitcake as a species gets such a bad rap. With its two key ingredients - rum and butter - it ought to be a hit. This recipe includes dried fruit, instead of the glowing, candied stuff we've all learned to associate with fruitcake, and is less dense and more cake-like than many fruitcake recipes. It has become a favorite of my friends and family around the holidays (even the skeptical ones), and is delicious by itself, or covered with a layer of almond paste. Fruitcake is also traditional for wedding cake in England, and makes a very rich, sophisticated dessert for luncheons or teas." — by Karen Uffelman 
Cranberry Pecan Cake

Cranberry Pecan Cake

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"This is a yummy, very easy cranberry upside-down cake with lots of cranberries and pecans! Serve warm with whipped cream." — by NGG426 
Christmas Bark Candy

Christmas Bark Candy

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"This doesn't have peppermint, but is very pretty when you use M&M candies." — by Jacquetta Peace 
Candy Cane Cheesecake

Candy Cane Cheesecake

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"This peppermint cheesecake on a chocolate crumb crust is a wonderful Christmas dessert." — by CARRIELOVESKEITH 
Hungarian Beigli

Hungarian Beigli

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"Beigli is a traditional walnut roll served as a special treat. This recipe has been handed down in my family for generations. It takes time to prepare, but the result is well worth the effort!" — by SLAIMBEER 
Pumpkin Brioche

Pumpkin Brioche

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"Your house will be filled with the aromas of the holidays when you bake this deliciously, buttery bread." — by apurpleocean 
Ghirardelli(R) Peppermint Brownies

Ghirardelli® Peppermint Brownies

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"These easy to prepare brownies are perfect for the season and are the perfect combination of rich chocolate and intense peppermint." — by Ghirardelli® 
Pumpkin Tarts

Pumpkin Tarts

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"These two-bite treats are a cross between a cookie and pumpkin pie. A tender cream cheese pastry holds a spiced pumpkin filling, and then they're topped with a creamy icing and chopped pecans." — by Cookie Queen 
Homemade Mince Pie with Crumbly Topping

Homemade Mince Pie with Crumbly Topping

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"Mince pie without a mix? Sure, you can do it. The raisin and apple filling simmers while you make the crust. There's no meat in this 'mincemeat,' either, just a nice buttery crumble topping." — by OxC0FFEE 
Christmas Cookie Cut Outs

Christmas Cookie Cut Outs

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"Cut-out sugar cookies flavored with nutmeg and cinnamon are topped with a buttery frosting." — by KATHARINENOLA 
Traditional Springerle

Traditional Springerle

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"Springerle cookies are a centuries-old, anise-flavored German Christmas cookie made using decorative, carved wooden molds or rolling pins. Allowed to dry overnight, the designs remain embossed in the cookies when baked." — by PREGOCOOK 
Georgia's Tennessee Jam Cake

Georgia's Tennessee Jam Cake

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"This rich holiday dessert was invented by my grandmother and is a tradition in our house over Christmas. These ingredients were originally the authentic thing -- homemade jam, buttermilk out of the churn, and walnuts you gather and crack yourself. Now we use purchased items, but the cake is just as good. Frost with homemade caramel frosting, or your favorite cream cheese frosting." — by Amy 
 
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