Ghosts of Recipes Past: Your Last Minute Recipe Gift Guide

Looking for a few things to whip up before tomorrow’s festivities? Here’s a quick mini recipe gift guide for all those last minute gifts or “What the heck am I going to bring!?” moments.


Don’t worry. I gotcho’ back.

For your super sweet bestie: Salted Caramel Apple Pie

For those special Little Ones in your life–or if you’re looking for something to keep those L.O.’s busy in the kitchen: DG’s Peanut Butter and Chocolate Cheerios Bars

For your spicy and fun neighbors: Mexican Hot Chocolate Cookies

For your healthy family brunch: Almost No-Fat Banana Bread

For your “eff-it-let’s-eat-bacon-and-donuts-because-we’re-awesome” family brunch: Mini Maple Bacon Bars

For the perfect present topper: Sugar Cookies and Royal Icing

For anyone (but actually more or yourself because these cookies are seriously life changing): Nutella-Stuffed Brown Butter and Sea Salt Chocolate Chip Cookies

For your night cap and dessert hour with friends: Crispy Apple Panko Rings

For your in-laws or S.O.’s family: Chewy Ginger Cookies

For all those leftover gingersnaps: Pearberry Gingersnap Crumble

For the morning after Christmas: Bacon, Gruyere and Green Onion Scones 

Or if everyone sleeps in later and you have a bit more time: Ann Sather’s Cinnamon Rolls

Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays from this hungry table to yours.