Christmas is a time for spreading good tidings and holiday cheer.
It’s also the time for gingerbread, candy canes and star-shaped sugar cookies.
Don’t believe me? Just ask Santa.
The best way to make your nearest and dearest happy over the festive season is to ply them with delicious festive treats.
You can even get the young’uns involved with the icing and decorating – that’s if they don’t gobble the ingredients in the making.
From snowman cupcakes to Rice Krispie christmas trees, here are 25 truly scrumptious cookies and cakes to make over the festive season.
1. Snowman cupcakes
Young or old, these fun cupcakes will put a smile on everyone’s face.
2. Gluten free stained glass cookies
For those who don’t eat gluten, these stained glass window star cookies are super easy to make.
3. Sticky mincemeat bun wreath
Do something a little different with mincemeat this year and make a tear-and-share wreath.
4. Eggnog cheesecake cookie cups
Put out a plate of these chewy eggnog cookie cups and they’ll be gone in seconds.
By Liv for Cake
5. Chocolate orange layer cake
The chocolate orange is a Christmas staple but this layer cake is on another level.
By Taming Twins
6. Rice Krispie cone Christmas trees