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Holiday Dessert Roundup

Holiday Dessert Roundup
CUTIE PIE

The holiday season is officially upon us. So to all you fellow revelers with a sweet tooth, let the merriment begin! Now is without a doubt the most copious time of year for pies, cakes and confections, and we cannot wait to dive in. As we put the finishing touches on our Thanksgiving menu and begin to plan for the season’s series of holiday parties and meals, we are again turning to some of our favorite food blogs for dessert inspiration. From lightly spiced pumpkin pie to beautifully intriguing beetroot ice cream, here is a delectable array of sweet treats for you and yours.

 

By Natalie Goel

Image via Johnny Miller

Holiday Dessert Roundup
CHOCOLATE CHIP, HAZELNUT AND POMEGRANATE CAKE

As Izy Hossack of Top With Cinnamon points out, pomegranates possess the perfect balance of sweet and sour, which pairs deliciously with chocolate.

Holiday Dessert Roundup
Holiday Dessert Roundup
S’MORES PAVLOVA

We never met a s’mores concoction we didn’t like, and this elevated take from A Cozy Kitchen stays true to the gooey, fudgy integrity of the original.

Holiday Dessert Roundup
Holiday Dessert Roundup
LEMON THYME BARS

Tart-and-tangy citrus flavor, married with thyme — this updated take on the classic lemon bar is a match made in holiday Heaven by D.M.R. Fine Foods.

Holiday Dessert Roundup
Holiday Dessert Roundup
MAPLE PANNA COTTA WITH POACHED FORELLE PEARS

A delicate flavor balance of sweet, dark maple syrup and poached pears with acidic homemade yogurt is absolutely a sight to swoon on Cannelle et Vanille.

Holiday Dessert Roundup
Holiday Dessert Roundup
PEAR AND WALNUT BUCKLE WITH CINNAMON-WHISKEY WHIP

With a coffee cake consistency, an added bonus of this Salted Plains pear- and streusel-coated confection is that you could nosh on any remains for breakfast!

Holiday Dessert Roundup
Holiday Dessert Roundup
CELEBRATION CHOCOLATE CAKE

Chocolate cakes tend to be decadent, but this one via From the Kitchen looks to, dare we say, take the cake. This super-sized creation combines dark chocolate, cream, Amaretto liqueur, ground almonds, almond essence and — a whole lot more dark chocolate.

Holiday Dessert Roundup
Holiday Dessert Roundup
GINGER MISO ICE CREAM

Our palate is utterly piqued with excitement and curiosity over the combination of fresh ginger and salty, butterscotch-like miso in this gorgeous dish via Drizzle and Dip.

Holiday Dessert Roundup

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