Easy No Bake Christmas Tree

Patricia Kutchins


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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15 Min


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
tube ready made green cake frosting
red and green coated candies

How to Make Easy No Bake Christmas Tree


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

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About Easy No Bake Christmas Tree

Course/Dish: Other Desserts
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