Glazed Ginger Bread Loaf #ChristmasSweetsWeek

Gingerbread is a classic flavor for the holiday season, and with Christmas coming we opted to do a little something different this year. Instead of making the traditional cookie, we went for a soft, dense cake like loaf coated in a sweet sugared glaze. Sliced and served, this Glazed Ginger Bread Loaf is sure to become a new holiday tradition of yours too!

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Glazed Ginger Bread Loaf

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Grinch Fudge

Grinch fudge is so jolly that it is sure to make even the smallest heart grow three sizes in one day. With spicy cinnamon Red Hots and peppermint flavor and the sweetness of classic fudge, this Grinch fudge makes the most of all the holiday flavors.

Grinch Fudge

Red and green food coloring dress it up for the holidays and pay homage to the Grinch’s green fur and his bright red heart that swells with the Christmas spirit. 

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Christmas Light Cookies

These Christmas light cookies make decorating dazzling sugar cookies a snap. With no need to break out a rolling pin or a cookie cutter, Christmas light sugar cookies shine as brightly as other decorated sugar cookies with no piping skills needed.

Christmas light cookies

Premade sugar cookie dough and cookie icing take the work out of these cookies and turn them into an easy food craft for everyone to enjoy.

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Butter Braised Smoked Green Beans

Utilize your smoker to make a brand new addition to the side dish game. With a rich butter bath, these Butter Braised Smoked Green Beans are simply seasoned, but bursting with flavor. They’re a side dish that was born to be a stand out, and pair perfectly with a wide variety of meaty entrees.

Butter Braised Smoked Green Beans

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Snowman Cupcakes

These easy snowman cupcakes are the perfect treat to turn into a family project this holiday season. Even the littlest members of the family will enjoy decorating these yummy vanilla cupcakes and taking them from plain cupcakes to full of festive fun. These snowman cupcakes turn box cupcakes into special seasonal treats, great for any holiday party, gathering or even a holiday bake sale.

Snowman Cupcakes

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Gingerbread Rice Krispie Treats

Gingerbread is the quintessential Christmas treat, with its spicy sweetness. Gingerbread itself can be hard to make but adding the flavors of gingerbread to Rice Krispie treats is simple. These festive gingerbread Rice Krispie treats feature all the classic gingerbread flavors with only a handful of extra ingredients. The result? Seriously adorable gingerbread men Rice Krispie treats you will want on your holiday dessert table.

Gingerbread Rice Krispie Treats

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Cream Braised Brussels Sprouts

Long maligned, sprouts have been given new life in recent years. These Cream Braised Brussels Sprouts are the best version we’ve discovered to send out as an emissary to the world. Pan roasted, simmered in cream until fork tender, and finished off with a dash of lemon juice, salt, and some pepper- they’re a magical side dish made in a sauce pan.

Cream Braised Brussels Sprouts

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Peppermint Snowball Cookies

Snowball cookies are a buttery festive cookie perfect for the Christmas season. While traditional snowball cookies are fun for Christmas on their own, you can really play up these festive cookies by making them peppermint snowball cookies and turning them into the perfect cookie for Christmas parties and to leave for Santa on Christmas eve. 

Peppermint Snowball Cookies

Not only are these peppermint snowball cookies super festive, they are incredibly easy to make with only a small handful of ingredients and no decorating needed.

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Slow Cooker Red Wine Hot Chocolate

This easy adult take on slow cooker hot chocolate is sure to please all red wine lovers out there. What can be better than dressing up a basic hot cocoa with a bottle of red and turning it into something so special? This slow cooker red wine hot chocolate.

Slow Cooker Red Wine Hot Chocolate

Not only is this slow cooker hot red wine hot chocolate the ultimate adult treat, this delicious drink is so easy to make and serve to a crowd throughout the holiday season or all winter long.

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Savory Bundt Pan Stuffing

Step away from the boxed stuff, a quick & easy homemade version is simpler than you think. Savory Bundt Pan Stuffing takes all the classic flavors you love, adds in a little bit of bacon, and stuffs them into a buttered bundt pan. Baked to golden brown perfection, it’s turned out onto a plate, topped with more bacon, and served to the ultimate enjoyment of just about everyone.

Savory Bundt Pan Stuffing

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