Jenny Chang / BuzzFeed 1. Overnight Pull-Apart Brioche Cinnamon Roll Bread halfbakedharvest.com Recipe here. 2. Mini Peppermint-Meringue Cups With Ganache marthastewart.com Recipe here. 3. Slice'n Bake Vanilla Bean Sugar Cookies With Whipped Buttercream halfbakedharvest.com Decorating skills not up to par? Ugly cookies still taste good. Recipe here. 4. Red Velvet Cheesecake Cookies twopeasandtheirpod.com Recipe here. 5. Maple Ooey Gooey Butter Cake Bites bakersroyale.com A lot of good things going on here. Recipe here. 6. Dark Chocolate Fudge Merlot Cupcakes howsweeteats.com Recipe here. 7. Salted Honey and Chocolate Bark Michael Graydon + Nikole Herriott / bonappetit.com Recipe here. 8. Hot Cocoa Cookies pipandebby.com Serve with actual hot cocoa, obviously. Recipe here. 9. Gingerbread Magic Cake foodnessgracious.com Recipe here. 10. Buttermilk Chess Pie with Sugared Cranberries loveandoliveoil.com Better than any pudding pie you've ever had. Recipe here. 11. Eggnog Cupcakes with Spiced Rum bakersroyale.com Recipe here. 12. Sticky Toffee Pudding spoonforkbacon.com Recipe here. 13. White Chocolate Peppermint Bark Cheesecake bakedbyrachel.com Recipe here. 14. Gingerbread and Molasses Chocolate Chip Bars averiecooks.com Recipe here. 15. Chocolate-Cinnamon "Babkallah" Peden & Munk / bonappetit.com A babka-challah hybrid, with chocolate and spice thrown in for good measure. Recipe here. 16. Holiday Fauxreos Sarah Jane Sanders / seriouseats.com Yes yes yes. Recipe here. 17. Dense Chocolate Loaf Cake with Booze and Coffee alexandracooks.com Wake up and smell the booze and coffee. Recipe here. 18. Baklava howsweeteats.com Come on, rise to the challenge. Recipe here. 19. White Chocolate-Peppermint Cookies with Vanilla Salt notwithoutsalt.com Recipe here. 20. Lemon, Ricotta and Almond Flourless Cake cakeletsanddoilies.blogspot.com.au Recipe here. 21. Gingerbread Pear Loaf Cake Kamran Siddiqi / foodandwine.com Recipe here. 22. Pignoli Cookies foodnetwork.com These traditional Italian cookies are naturally gluten-free, made with almond paste and coated in pine nuts. Recipe here. 23. Peppermint Mocha Cupcakes sallysbakingaddiction.com The best way to eat candy canes is sparingly, atop a mountain of cake and frosting. Recipe here. 24. Glazed Chocolate Layer Cake marthastewart.com This is the closest I'll get to anything resembling a yule log. Recipe here. 25. Russian Tea Cakes crazyforcrust.com AKA Mexican wedding cookies, snowdrops, Italian wedding cookies, or snowballs. Delicious, whatever you call them. Recipe here. 26. Snowflake-Stenciled Shortbread Cookies marthastewart.com Easier than icing. Promise. Recipe here. 27. Boozy Christmas Fruitcake flourishingfoodie.com Fruitcake is polarizing, but this is the way to do it. Recipe here. 28. Mini Eggnog Cheesecakes bakedbyrachel.com Recipe here. 29. British Mince Pies blog.birdsparty.com Mincemeat is a dried fruit and spice mixture that's traidtionally cooked in suet (beef or mutton fat). If that's too much for you, you can use butter instead. Recipe here. 30. Cocoa Brownies with Brown Butter and Walnuts Marcus Nilsson / bonappetit.com Recipe here. 31. Glazed Gingerbread Donuts a-kitchen-addiction.com Recipe here.