18 Easy Christmas Treats- 30-Minute Recipes For 2024 (2024)

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You'll love these incredibly easy and fast Christmas treats ideas. Cute Christmas food for your next holiday party!

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December is already the busiest time of the year. If doing all the fun advent activities, picking out the best stocking stuffers, and keeping up with just daily life leaves you with not much time left for baking Christmas goodies, well, never fear.

You can still have delicious Christmas sweets in under 30 minutes.

That's right. All of these favorite Christmas recipes can be made in 30 minutes or less.

So you'll still have plenty of time to cozy up on the couch to watch your favorite Christmas flicks-- unless you're too busy playing all these fun Christmas party games.


Here's all the Christmas treat ideas you can make quickly.

Best Peanut Butter Blossoms Cookie Recipe (Hershey Kiss Cookies)

This classic peanut butter cookie with a chocolate kiss on top is simple, but delicious. A great cookie for a party, lunchbox, or cookie exchange!

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Easy Frozen Hot Chocolate (5-Minute Recipe)

The easiest frozen hot chocolate can be made in less than 5 minutes and uses 3 ingredients. Add a candy cane for a festive and easy Christmas sweet.

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Cute Santa Cupcakes Christmas Treats

Cute Christmas baking doesn't have to take hours. Use a cake mix to quickly bake cupcakes and then make Santa faces using sprinkles, frosting, chocolate chips and mini marshmallows.

Christmas Sugar Cookies Recipe (Winner At Cookie Swap!)

Christmas sugar cookies that don't need any rolling out? Yes, please!

This Christmas cookie recipe was the winner at our cookie swap contest. You'll love it, too!

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Festive Chocolate Candy Cane Kiss Cookies Recipe

Peppermint kiss cookies are an easy and festive Christmas cookie you can have made in under 30 minutes. Candy cane kiss cookies are always a crowd favorite!

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Gingerbread Men Quaker® Life Cereal Snack Bars

All ages will love these best Christmas treats DIY gingerbread men made with cereal instead of gingerbread! Here's the fun Christmas recipe.

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Amazing Cinnamon Roasted Almonds Recipe

Amazing cinnamon roasted almonds great for gifts, snacking or holiday treats! And bonus- your house will smell amazing after making these Christmas treats.

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Reindeer Donuts Christmas Dessert

Easy Christmas treats to make include these adorable reindeer donuts! All you need is mini crumb donuts, pretzels and peanut M&Ms to create cute Christmas food everyone will want to snatch up.

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Easy Santa Hat Oreo Cookies Recipe

How cute are these Santa hat cookies? Better yet, you can make these Christmas sweets in less than 10 minutes.

All you need is Oreos, fresh strawberries and this recipe for the filling.

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How To Make Amazing English Toffee (The Best Recipe!)

Quite possibly the best holiday treat, this English Toffee is always a hit! Follow these step-by-step directions to make amazing English Toffee.

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Chocolate Chip Cheese Ball Recipe

This chocolate chip dessert cheese ball is not only a simple Christmas treats to make, but it's a fun Christmas snacks that will wow everyone!

Better yet, you can make it a week early and keep it in the fridge. You'll be ready with homemade Christmas snacks at a moment's notice.

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Best Soft M & M Cookies

The best recipes for Christmas treats includes Christmas M&Ms cookies. The pops of red and green candies in a yummy cookie dough make these easy Christmas cookies recipe super festive.

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Easy Santa Hat Oreo Cookies Recipe

Easy Santa Hat Cookies that are great holiday treats for Christmas.

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Santa Licorice Jar

No recipe needed for this Christmas treats idea!

Make Santa's belt out of black and yellow construction paper and attach it to a giant container of Red Vines.

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Chocolate Dipped Oreos For Christmas

An easy holiday treat kids can help make! Simply dip Oreos in some white melting chocolate and sprinkle with festive sprinkles.

These are Christmas goodies to make that won't have you spending hours in the kitchen.

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Hot Cocoa Bar

Set up a quick hot cocoa bar using your favorite hot chocolate mix, and hot cocoa toppings like marshmallows, dipper cookies and candy canes.

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No-Bake Christmas Cupcakes

No bake cupcakes? That's right because you aren't baking them!

Christmas baked treats don't have to be homemade. If all else fails and you don't have time to make pretty Christmas desserts, pick up some mini Christmas cupcakes from a local bakery. Place them on a holiday serving tray and no one needs to know you didn't slave away all day. It's our secret.

Do all these homemade holiday treats leave you craving something savory? Check out our favorite holiday appetizers!

So tell me, which quick Christmas treats are you going to make?

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