Baked’s 2016 Holiday Gift Guide

All I want for Christmas is everything on this list.

Pear Crisp with Amaretti Topping

This holiday season we encourage you to adventure beyond the traditional holiday go-tos. The delectable dessert featured here will have you hooked with fresh pear slices and irresistible Italian almond macaroons.

5 Ways To Use Your Extra Candy Canes

‘Tis the season for minty, sugar-loaded candy canes. Each December they creep into your life until you’re candy cane-d out. Professors hand them out on the last day of class, your friends attach them to gifts, and your family buys way too many to scatter around the house during the holidays. It seems like they don’t…

Apple-Cranberry Cobbler

Whipping together two holiday classics, the Apple-Cranberry Cobbler steals your heart after the very first morsel. Hot apple filling, sweet berry sauce, and spicy cinnamon blend the best of fall flavors into one dulcet bite. —Alexa Diaz, contributing writer at Baked. Follow Alexa on Twitter @alexalucina. Prep Time: 25 minutes Cook Time: 30 minutes Serves…

Pumpkin Meringue Pie

When winter rolls around, forget treating your loved ones to a gift under the tree—instead, focus on a present inside the oven. The fluffy, light meringue puts a delightful twist on your traditional pumpkin pie. The infusion of warm spices and classic pumpkin filling will keep this dessert on your mind for seasons to come….

Roasted Apple and Aged White Cheddar Soup

Just because autumn offers up tried-and-true classics doesn’t mean they have to be boring. Creamy, cheesy, and delicious, this cozy soup finds its perfect match with roasted apple chunks.

6 Recipes For A Healthier Holiday

Holiday parties tempt us with delicacies like deviled eggs, meatballs, and pigs in buttery croissant blankets. But each bite adds to the number of calories we consume and the subsequent swell of our waistlines. To avoid wintry weight woes and stay summertime fine, make homemade meals by substituting classic holiday pound-packers with healthier substitutes. —Lateshia…

Our Holiday Favorites: Seafood Marinara

With pasta, antipasti, fresh Italian bread, and bottles and bottles of wine, a Christmas Eve spent with the Stockdales is one filled with endless laughter, love, and scrumptious eats.