Christmas morning breakfast! Molasses Cinnamon Rolls.
For loyal friends of chocolate + hazelnut: Ferrero Rocher Crescent Cookies
After a satisfying 7-course Christmas meal: After Eight Cookies
Because Christmas can't pass us by without at least one thing gingery: Gingerbread Cake with Cinnamon Butter Glaze.
The all-American way made smaller: Gooey Little Pecan Tarts
And another variation of that... Caramel Apple Pecan Tarts.
Fruity, light and authentic: Italian Raspberry Crostata.
The more ginger the better: Sticky Ginger Cake with Lemon Cream Cheese Frosting.
For your cookie exchange: Raspberry Coconut Jam Dots
Something for Santa to dunk in his milk: Orange Date Almond Biscotti
Red and white and totally decadent: White Chocolate Raspberry Tart
Edible gifts: Mocha Chocolate Truffles
A coffee table nibble, maybe dipped in chocolate? Sweet and Salty Peanut Brittle.
Christmas morning brunch! Perfect Breakfast Brunch or even Lunch
A show-stopper: Praline Ricotta Crostata
A celebration cake: Raspberry Jewel Devil's Food Cake. Chopped toasted hazelnuts or rum-soaked rasisins can replace fresh fruit in the winter time. Canned cherries (drained well) work too!
Merry Christmas foodie friends. May your every appetite get wetted.
With love & chocolate,