Five Winter Desserts You Need to Try this Season!

Five Winter Desserts You Need to Try this Season!

Isabelle Cheng, Editor

Since the holidays are upon us, we all know the food is the main show for this season. To celebrate and prepare, here are some desserts that are perfect to enjoy yourself or share with loved ones. All of these fit the winter theme and are perfect for the chilly weather. From treats seen in movies to the classics, each recipe is full of love and holiday spirit!

 

Marshmallows:

Soft, fluffy marshmallows that are homemade. These are perfect to make s’mores, add to hot chocolate, or just eat on their own. A benefit of making your own marshmallows is that you can customize the flavors to your preference. These sweet treats can be made into a variety of flavors, from chocolate to lemon. These also have a fresher taste than the ones you buy in the store, making these perfect gifts to give for the holidays!

Here’s the recipe:

https://www.averiecooks.com/homemade-marshmallows/ 

 

Turkish Delights:

Most of us have seen The Chronicles of Narina: The Lion, The Witch, and The Wardrobe, and we all know the Turkish Delights scene. How Edmund threw his siblings under the bus for a tin of those sweet, sugary jellies. If those are good enough to sell out your family, it must be worth the process of making them!

Here’s the recipe:

https://www.thespruceeats.com/turkish-delight-521388 

 

Gingerbread Bundt Cake:

Here is a twist on the classic Christmas cookies! If you love anything that has to do with gingerbread, this recipe is for you. The perfect mix of sugar with a hint of spice, this recipe makes the holidays even better. Included with the recipe, this site also teaches you how to brown butter and which molasses to buy.

Here’s the recipe:

https://www.twopeasandtheirpod.com/gingerbread-bundt-cake/ 

 

Cinnamon Crockpot Apples:

Here is a nice warm recipe to make for this holiday season. With the weather becoming colder and colder, this recipe gives you some warmth and sweetness. Think of this as an apple pie but without the pie! This is perfect for people who are gluten-free and if you substitute an ingredient, this is also a perfect recipe for vegans!.

Here’s the recipe:

https://www.suburbansimplicity.com/crockpot-apples/ 

 

Chocolate Coconut Pistachio Bark:

Such a simple, but delicious snack! This bark is perfect for serving at small get-togethers, sharing at family gatherings, or enjoying yourself. It simply can not be winter without some chocolate! A perfect treat to gift to others and easy to make, this is the perfect dessert for this holiday season.

Here’s the recipe:

https://thebeachhousekitchen.com/chocolate-coconut-pistachio-bark/