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9 Quick & Easy Christmas Treats

Posted on December 10, 2017
  • 9 Quick & Easy Christmas Treats
  • Santa
  • Reindeer
  • Christmas tree
  • Elf Snowball
  • Snowmen
  • Penguin
  • Polar Bear
  • Oreo tree
  • Grinch

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 ingredients

Santa

  • 1 golden Oreo
  • white candy melts
  • red candy melts
  • red M&M’s
  • mini marshmallows
  • black nonpareils sprinkles
Preparation Time

10 mins

Complexity

Easy

Serves

1 (easily multiplies)

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 steps

1.

Melt

 5 mins

Melt red and white candy melts in 2 separate bowls.

2.

Dip

 2 mins

Dip the top of the oreo into the white candy melts.

3.

Rotate

 2 mins

Rotate the oreo and dip the other side of it into red candy melts.

4.

Cut

 3 mins

Cut a mini marshmallow in half and place 4 halves of them on top of the red layer.

5.

Place

 1 min

Place 1 M&M in the middle of the white layer.

6.

Finish

 3 mins

Finish with 2 black nonpareils sprinkles for the eyes.

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Reindeer

  • dark chocolate chips
  • 1 Ho Ho swiss roll cake
  • 2 medium pretzels
  • red M&M’s
  • candy eyes
Preparation Time

10 mins

Complexity

Easy

Serves

1 (easily multiplies)

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 steps

1.

Melt

 5 mins

Melt chocolate chips.

2.

Dip

 2 mins

Dip the top of Ho Ho into melted chocolate.

3.

Insert

 3 mins

Insert pretzels under each side of the Ho Ho.

4.

Finish

 3 mins

Finish with candy eyes and M&M’s for the nose.

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Christmas tree

  • 1 small pretzel sticks
  • turquoise candy melts
  • sprinkles
  • 1 cupcake
  • coconut flakes
  • vanilla frosting
Preparation Time

10 mins

Complexity

Easy

Serves

1 (easily multiplies)

These 9 quick Christmas treats will keep you on the nice list…for now!

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 steps

1.

Melt

 5 mins

Melt candy melts and transfer the mixture into a piping bag.

2.

Place

 2 mins

Place pretzel sticks on a baking sheet.

3.

Pipe

 3 mins

Pipe the candy melts over the pretzel sticks in the shape of a tree and top with sprinkles.

4.

Set it

 10 mins

Let it set until it hardens.

5.

Decorate

 3 mins

Decorate the cupcake with vanilla frosting and coconut flakes.

 

6.

Insert

Insert the trees into the cupcakes.

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Elf Snowball

  • 1 cupcake
  • vanilla frosting
  • coconut flakes
  • 1 peppermint candy kiss
  • 2 candy cane sticks
  • 4 colorful mini marshmallows
Preparation Time

10 mins

Complexity

Easy

Serves

1 (easily multiplies)

These 9 quick Christmas treats will keep you on the nice list…for now!

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 steps

1.

Decorate

 2 mins

Decorate the cupcake with vanilla frosting and coconut flakes.

2.

Insert

 1 min

Insert a peppermint candy kiss on one side of a cupcake.

 

3.

Place

 1 mins

Place 2 marshmallows on both sides of a peppermint kiss.

4.

Insert

 1 min

Insert 2 candy cane sticks in another side of a cupcake.

 

5.

Place

 1 min

Place 2 marshmallows on the ends of the candy cane sticks.

 

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Snowmen

  • 1 pretzel rod
  • white candy melts
  • 1 sour belt
  • colorful sprinkles
  • 2 red M&M's
  • 5 nonpareils sprinkles
Preparation Time

10 mins

Complexity

Easy

Serves

1 (easily multiplies)

These 9 quick Christmas treats will keep you on the nice list…for now!

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 steps

1.

Melt

 5 mins

Melt candy melts.

2.

Dip

 3 mins

Dip the pretzel rod into candy melts until ¾ submerged.

 

3.

Place

 2 mins

Place the pretzel rod on a baking sheet.

 

4.

Wrap

 1 min

Wrap the pretzel rod with the sour belt.

5.

Decorate

 3 mins

Decorate pretzel with M&M’s – for the earmuffs

 

6.

Finish

Finish with nonpareils sprinkles for eyes and buttons and orange sprinkle – for mouth

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Penguin

  • 1 Oreo
  • 1 mini Oreo
  • 1 candy coated sunflower kernel
  • white candy melts
  • 2 candy eyes
Preparation Time

10 mins

Complexity

Easy

Serves

1 (easily multiplies)

These 9 quick Christmas treats will keep you on the nice list…for now!

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 steps

1.

Split

 5 mins

Split a mini Oreo in two and break one side in half to create wings.

2.

Stick

 3 mins

Stick the Oreo wings onto the large Oreo.

 

3.

Place

 3 mins

Place 1 orange candy-coated sunflower kernel to create a beak.

 

 

4.

Finish

 3 mins

Finish with 2 candy eyes

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Polar Bear

  • 1 white chocolate peanut butter cup
  • 2 white candy melts
  • 2 candy eyes
  • 1 chocolate espresso bean
Preparation Time

10 mins

Complexity

Easy

Serves

1 (easily multiply)

These 9 quick Christmas treats will keep you on the nice list…for now!

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 steps

1.

Break

 1 min

Break a white candy melt in half and insert it under each top side of the peanut butter cup.

2.

Stick

 1 min

Stick another candy melt to the bottom of the peanut butter cup.

 

3.

Finish

 1 min

Finish with candy eyes and chocolate espresso bean – for the nose.

 

 

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Oreo Tree

  • 15 Oreos
  • green candy melts
  • 1 chocolate twig
  • red sprinkles
  • colorful nonpareils sprinkles
  • black icing
Preparation Time

10 mins

Complexity

Easy

Serves

1 (easily multiply)

These 9 quick Christmas treats will keep you on the nice list…for now!

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 steps

1.

Insert

 1 min

Insert a chocolate twig in the center of an Oreo.

2.

Melt

 3 mins

Melt the candy melts.

 

3.

Dip

 1 min

Dip an Oreo into the green candy melt.

 

 

4.

Arrange

 2 mins

Arrange cookies on a prepared baking sheet to resemble a Christmas tree.

5.

Sprinkle

 3 mins

Sprinkle with red sprinkles and pipe with black icing to create “wires” for Christmas lights.

6.

Finish

 2 mins

Finish with nonpareils sprinkles – for the lights.

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Grinch

  • 1 marshmallow
  • 1 Oreo
  • light green candy melts
  • black icing
  • 2 yellow candy coated sunflower kernels
  • crushed candy canes
  • 1 heart sprinkle
Preparation Time

10 mins

Complexity

Easy

Serves

1 (easily multiply)

These 9 quick Christmas treats will keep you on the nice list…for now!

Want to keep So Yummy recipes handy at home? Get our first official cookbook!

 steps

1.

Place

 1 min

Place a marshmallow and Oreo on a stick.

2.

Melt

 3 mins

Melt the candy melts.

 

3.

Dip

 2 mins

Dip your ‘Grinch’ into the light green candy melts and dip the top into crushed candy canes.

 

 

4.

Place

 1 min

Place your ‘Grinch’ on the baking sheet.

5.

Decorate

 2 mins

Decorate it with black icing to draw eyebrows and a mouth.

6.

Finish

 2 mins

Finish with yellow candy-coated sunflower kernels for eyes and a heart sprinkle.

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