Delicious Last-Minute Baked Goods to Give as Gifts
Chocolate Peppermint Crackle Cookies
These dense, brownie-like cookies will be a hit with chocolate lovers. And they travel well, too.
Apple-Pecan Streusel Muffins
Recipe: Apple-Pecan Streusel Muffins
These moist, tender muffins make a delicious breakfast. (They’ll be even more appreciated if given with some tea or coffee.)
Deep-Dish Chocolate Chip Skillet Cookie
Make someone’s Christmas even sweeter by baking the cookie in a colorful skillet that they can keep—bonus present!
Pecan Pie Bars
Recipe: Pecan Pie Bars
Enjoy all the flavors of the classic holiday pie in a portable and easy-to-gift bar cookie.
Chocolate Breakfast Wreath
Recipe: Chocolate Breakfast Wreath
This decadent pastry makes a beautiful centerpiece for a holiday brunch.
Recipe: Pumpkin-Honey-Beer Bread
This easy and delicious recipe makes six loaves of bread, perfect for when you have multiple gifts to give and not much time on your hands. (Always!)
Gluten-Free Buttermilk-Pecan-Walnut Cake
Treat friends and family on gluten-free diets to a coffee cake that doesn’t taste gluten-free at all.
Recipe: Pecan Sandies
No one can resist this classic Southern cookie. The recipe makes seven dozen cookies but can be easily doubled if you are baking for a large crowd.
Mini Banana-Cranberry-Nut Bread Loaves
Cranberries add a splash of color and holiday flavor to a much-loved quick bread.
Spinach Feta Scones
Recipe: Spinach Feta Scones
Feeling overloaded by holiday sweets? These scones will be a welcome savory treat.
Any Flavor Buttermilk Coffee Cake
Create a “custom” coffee cake for someone extra special. This delicious recipe is a blank canvas for all sorts of flavors.