11 Classic Christmas Desserts That Scream Holiday Cheer

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The holidays aren't the same without dessert tables overflowing with nostalgic and decadent Christmas treats. Here at Tasting Table, we want to make sure you have everything you need to impress your guests with delicious desserts, and we take that job very seriously. Any one of these 11 Christmas classics is sure to be the center of attention at your big holiday party.

Whether you want sugar cookies for Santa or a bourbon-maple monkey bread that will make you go wild, browse through these magical desserts and you'll start feeling like a kid again.

Ginger Molasses Rum Cake

Smoked Orange Rum Balls

Sugar Cookies with Royal Icing

Bourbon-Maple Monkey Bread

Whiskey-Caramel Cheesecake Bars

Peppermint Bark

Sqirl's Salted Chocolate Cookies

Pear Croustades with Prune-Armagnac Ice Cream

Madeleines

Bûche de Noël

Chewy Molasses Gingersnaps