Holiday Central

Take a stroll through our winter wonderland (aka holiday entertaining guide), where you'll learn to build epic gingerbread castles, serve budget-friendly feasts and party to the new year like a pro.

Holiday Cookie Favorites from the Food.com Staff

Holiday Cookie Favorites from the Food.com Staff

Find out which cookies we crave year after year after year.

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Holiday Food Obsessions

Holiday Food Obsessions

Take your love of the holiday to new heights with drool-worthy recipes like this pesto-stuffed Christmas tree.

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Jostlori

Jostlori

I loved the way the batter sputtered and popped — and how lovely they looked when they came out. I must admit to having eaten three!

Yorkshire Pudding
10 Handy Holiday Hacks & Tips

10 Handy Holiday Hacks & Tips

Slow-cooker hot chocolate, DIY cookie butter and more — we've got a hack for you.

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53 Essential Christmas Cookies

53 Essential Christmas Cookies

From peanut butter blossoms to stained glass show-offs, these top recipes will make you the MVP of your cookie swap.

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Buche de Noel Icebox Cake

Buche de Noel Icebox Cake

No time for classic French pastry techniques? This showstopping, shortcut cake is for you.

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How to Make Pizza Slice Cookies
How to Make Pizza Slice Cookies
How to Make Pizza Slice Cookies

How to Make Pizza Slice Cookies

When your social media feed starts filling up with cookies, set yourself apart with these sweet slices.

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Pismo

Pismo

What a stellar addition to the standard holiday cookie tray.

Snowball Cookies
The Best Gingerbread Cake

The Best Gingerbread Cake

You love gingerbread cookies, but have you tried gingerbread cake?

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Peppermint Hot Chocolate

Peppermint Hot Chocolate

Chase away the winter chill with a cozy cup of hot chocolate.

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LUv 2 BaKE

LUv 2 BaKE

Outstanding! If you are looking for incredibly fluffy pancakes, these should be your first choice.

Gingerbread Pancakes
Give the Gift of Chocolate

Give the Gift of Chocolate

Make your own brand of holiday cheer to give to the chocoholics in your life.

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Potato Pancake Perfection

Potato Pancake Perfection

Whether or not you celebrate Hanukkah, these are recipes you have to try.

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How to Make a Buche de Noel
How to Make a Buche de Noel
How to Make a Buche de Noel

How to Make a Buche de Noel

Rolled, filled and decorated — nothing says festive quite like this culinary piece de resistance.

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Gingerbread Whoopie Pies

Gingerbread Whoopie Pies

An adorable new take on a classic cookie.

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Holiday Classics on a Dime

Holiday Classics on a Dime

We've got 10 clever recipe swaps to help you serve an over-the-top feast without blowing your budget.

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HeidiSue

HeidiSue

Scrumptious. The dough was wonderfully easy to work with — don't know why I would ever make another roll!

Parker House Rolls