20 Cute Holiday Foods Kids Are Sure to Adore
Reindeer Gingerbread Cookies
Just adorable, these spiced reindeer cookies have chocolate faces and antlers, white chocolate chip eyes, red candy noses, and gumdrop ears.
A fun and delicious project for all ages! Get the kids started by melting the chocolate and toasting the nuts yourself, then let them do the rest.
There’s ice cream under there! Three scoops of vanilla rolled in coconut form the snowman’s body, a toasted marshmallow on top of a chocolate wafer serves as his hat, his eyes, nose, and buttons are black licorice, and his nose is orange marzipan.
Everyone will be super impressed by this spectacular ice-cream cake. It boasts buttercream-frosting blocks, marzipan penguins, and a bed of coconut "snow."
Make these almond mice cookies the night before Christmas, and you’ll hear a lot of creatures stirring! Kids will love the sliced almond ears, black licorice tails, and piped chocolate eyes and noses.
Use icing and sanding sugar to dress up gingerbread with buttons, neck ties, overalls, you name it!
Coconut Angel Food Cake
Angel food cake is even more heavenly when topped with coconut glaze, fluffy coconut flakes, and adorable angel lollipops.
Totally worth the effort, we promise! Use royal icing, sanding sugar, nonpareils, and gingerbread men and heart candies to bring these festive snowglobe cookies to life. If you're feeling ambitious, try making our Marbleized Peppermint Candy Cookies as well!
Cutout Christmas Tree Cookies
No frosting required! Just tint your dough with various hues of food coloring to make these festive cookies.
Decorative candles optional! These chocolate cupcakes are just as cute simply covered in winter-white frosting and sanding sugar.
Noah's Ark Sugar Cookies
Transform easy sugar cookies into an edible menagerie with animal cookie cutters, royal icing, and sanding sugar.
Garlic-spiked cream cheese balls are rolled in grated Monterey Jack and decorated with a celery scarf, pumpernickel hat, olive eyes and buttons, and carrot nose.
Chocolate-Ginger Bathing Beauties
Wishing for warmer weather? So are our gingerbread-chocolate ice cream sandwiches! They're sport bikinis and swim trunks made from candy-covered chocolates and resting on napkin "beach towels" under paper umbrellas anchored in ring candies.