Holiday Baking Recipes

Holiday Baking

Warm the hearts of your family and friends this holiday season by baking something special.


Grandma Jackson's Chocolate Cream Pie

By Gail Welch
This chocolate cream pie recipe belonged to 94 year old Iaeline Jackson. She was the grandmother...

Lizzie's Coconut Custard Pie

By Kathie Carr
This was one of Grandma's holiday pies. I loved it!

Dolly's Chocolate Snowballs

By Rosemarie Zub
This recipe was from my mom. I would watch her as a child make these cookies...

Sweet Alabama Pecan Bread

By Amy Borne
My soon to be sister in law gave me the base of this pecan bread recipe...

Bourbon Cheesecake Pecan Pie

By francine bryson
It doesn't look like its the best, but it is the best tasting you've ever eaten!

Cream Cheese Sugar Cookies

By cassie thornburg
Every year at Christmas, I go into cookie baking mode. I have several recipes that I...

Pecan Pie That'll Make Your Mouth Water

By Stacy Cypret
The secret is cooking the sugar and corn syrup first. It's not for the dieters...

Chocolate Brownie Pecan Pie

By Linda Brown
A chocolate lovers delight! I make these every year during the holidays and give to...

Oatmeal Carmelitas

By Sarah D.
This is an irresistible bar that joined our Christmas Cookie list a few years ago. Thanks...

Gingerbread Cookies

By Doris Ware
All five of my kids and I made these. They enjoyed making these and each one...

Foolproof Coconut Cream Pie

By Jolene Habeck
For those people who love cream pies, this is a sure fire hit. Never fails!

Tiramisu

By Patricia Kutchins
This is an easy no bake, no egg, tiramisu that is absolutely fabulous!

Gingerbread (Old Recipe)

By Marcia McCance
My mom loved recipes. She read them in magazines, exchanged them with friends, clipped, saved, and...

Favorite Coconut Macaroons

By Anne Bruscato Nunez
I love coconut macaroons. The small bit of flour gives them a little more density and...

Sweet Potato Buttermilk Pie

By Teresa Howell
This sweet potato pie is a pie my aunt always used to make and serve it...

New Hampshire Maple Apple Pecan Pie

By Denise LaRoche
This non-traditional apple pie is so so yummy. Impress your guests, they will be truly...

Butter Cookies (Swedish)

By Wendy Levier
These were a staple of holiday cookies at my childhood. My great grandmother, grandmother, mom &...

Cranberry Eggnog Bread Pudding

By Christina Vasquez
After cooking a huge Mexican dinner tonight, my family wanted more out of me, lol. I've...

Yummy Banana Nut Bread

By Genny Miller
This is my family's all-time favorite banana nut bread. I've been making it for years. The...

Butterscotch Bar Cookies

By Ruth Ann Vokac
My family began making these bar cookies in the 1960s. They soon became a family favorite....

Gingersnap Cookies with Pumpkin Dip

By Angela Lynch
Just in time for all your fall parties and Thanksgiving. You can make the dip ahead...

Pumpkin Cobbler

By Dawn Steele
This is unbelievably easy, and everyone will ask for the recipe! I serve this instead of pumpkin...

Brownie Turtle Cheesecake

By Debbie W
I have tried alot of Cheesecake recipes since Ive been on JAP.This is a combo of...

Peanut Butter Snickerdoodle-ish Cookies

By Michelle Bersani =^..^=
I was making peanut butter cookies and decided on a whim to change up my regular...
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