5 Best Christmas Desserts: Sweeten Up Your 2017 Christmas

You have finished the all awaited Christmas dinner, however; your cravings are not fully satisfied. Something is missing and is something sweet to pull together all the great tasting dishes you have consumed. Christmas desserts are the silent desired dish that no one really wants to admit. The turkey may be the highlight dish but it is the dessert that is the real show stopper. To help you make a dessert that will steal the show, here are 5 best Christmas desserts that are guaranteed to sweeten up the big day.

5 Best Christmas Desserts: Sweeten Up Your 2017 Christmas

5 Best Christmas Desserts

Gingerbread Cookies

Gingerbread creations are the perfect desserts for Christmas dinner after. They can be made into all sort of shapes and sizes which makes them the perfect dessert for kids and even adults. Gingerbread cookies are easy to make and can be turned into a tradition in which you involve the children and adults during the preparation process. Here is our recipe for gingerbread cookies that can be made also into a festive gingerbread house.

5 Best Christmas Desserts: Sweeten Up Your 2017 Christmas

 

Vegan Chocolate Delight

If you got some vegans in your family, this will be the perfect dessert for them. You might think that as vegans their desserts don’t compare to what non-vegans can eat. However, you could not be more wrong. Vegan chocolate is full of flavour and richness. So much so that even the non-vegans in attendance will appreciate this dish. Here is one of our very own recipes to make the fluffiest and moist vegan chocolate delight .

5 Best Christmas Desserts: Sweeten Up Your 2017 Christmas

Fruitcake

Fruitcake Is the perfect dessert for Christmas. Consisting of chopped candied fruit and dried fruit, nuts, and spices, that has all been soaked in spirits, it makes for the perfect show closing plate. It is very rich so it is probably best to not go too hard on the main dish to save some room for this filling dessert. Christmas just wouldn’t be Christmas without a fruitcake, so we have included this easy to make fruitcake recipe that will tingle the taste buds of all your guest.

5 Best Christmas Desserts: Sweeten Up Your 2017 Christmas

Mince pies

Mince pies have become a Christmas staple in England. They have become so popularly that they are often referred to as Christmas pies. These pies are full of flavour. They are a combination of meat, usually mutton, fruits and spices that satisfy every craving following the main event. They are a must-have for Christmas dessert and very simple to make. Have a read of This recipe and you will be surprised how easy and quick they are to make.  

5 Best Christmas Desserts: Sweeten Up Your 2017 Christmas

Pumpkin Pie

Pumpkin pie is one of the easiest dishes you can make for Christmas.  You can buy a frozen pie shell for the crust, and ready-made pumpkin pie filling to fill the inside. However, there is no fun in that. Christmas desserts made fresh from scratch are filled with love that you simply cannot buy. So if you fancy baking this holiday with the family, here’s a recipe for a flaky, doughy crust pumpkin pie.

5 Best Christmas Desserts: Sweeten Up Your 2017 Christmas

 

For more Christmas dessert ideas, have a read of our 10 impressive dinner party dessert ideas to impress your guests.  You are guaranteed to find a recipe that tickles your fancy and will also be well received amongst your guest.  There is now no excuse to not go all out on your Christmas dessert this year.