Easy No Bake Christmas Tree

Patricia Kutchins

By
@Delisha

Running out of time for your Christmas dessert ideas? Here is one that uses all store bought ingredients that will assemble in a snap!


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Serves:

12

Prep:

15 Min

Ingredients

1
store bought styrofoam cone about 12 inches high
1 box
pointed toothpicks
1 box
store bought frozen cream puffs
1 can(s)
vanilla cake frosting
1
tube ready made green cake frosting
15
red and green coated candies

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Use a flat tray or plate. Spread some frosting on the plate to hold the cone.
2
Place the cone in the center of the plate and adhere with frosting.
3
spread the cone with vanilla frosting to act as "cement" for the cream puffs.
4
Starting at the bottom of the cone, toothpick in a row of cream puffs. Put them close to each other.
5
Next add a row at a time of the cream puffs staggering them on each other all the way up the cone.
6
When the cone is filled up, pipe in the green frosting between the gaps in the puffs.
7
Take about 3 tablespoons of the vanilla frosting and warm it in the microwave about 15 seconds until it is runny.
8
Drizzle the vanilla frosting down the tree and let it hit randomly. Finally add the red candies as ornaments.
9
Put your favorite cookies down on the tray if you'd like to finish the plate.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Other Desserts
Hashtags: #Cream, #puffs