Paid PostPosted on Dec 3, 201513 Holiday Desserts That Aren't GingerbreadPair these with the spirit of the season: Smirnoff Peppermint Twist!by SmirnoffBrand Publisher 1. Dark Chocolate Shortbread Courtesy of vanillaandbean.com / Via vanillaandbean.com Pick your favorite holiday shape for over-the-top levels of twee. 2. Microwave Peanut Brittle Courtesy of Lovely Little Kitchen / Via lovelylittlekitchen.com Only 10 minutes stand between you and peanut brittley perfection. 3. Peppermint Crunch Chocolate Crinkle Cookies Courtesy of Lovely Little Kitchen / Via lovelylittlekitchen.com If you love peppermint and chocolate, you've found your dessert soulmate. 4. Orange and Dark Chocolate Waffles Courtesy of CookieMonsterCooking.com / Via cookiemonstercooking.com If you're thinking, But waffles aren't dessert! you need to try this recipe and see how wrong you are. 5. Eggnog Tres Leches Cake Courtesy of Spicy Ice Cream / Via spicyicecream.com.au One of the three milks used is eggnog. All of this is absolutely delicious. 6. Candy Cane Sugar Cookie Bites Courtesy of Sweet C's Designs / Via sweetcsdesigns.com No bake? No problem! 7. Zebra Popcorn Courtesy of Butter Yum / Via butteryum.org You start with prepared caramel corn, and it only gets easier from there. 8. Peppermint Milkshake Courtesy of Crepes of Wrath / Via thecrepesofwrath.com You could even take this recipe up a notch with a splash of booze. 9. Chocolate Pizza Courtesy of Sarah Preston of Tomfo.com / Via tomfo.com Great as a gift, even greater as your dinner three days out of the week leading up to Christmas. 10. Chewy Molasses Cookies Courtesy of Sweet C's Designs / Via sweetcsdesigns.com Rich and chewy and perfect for double-fisting. 11. Dark Chocolate Candy Cane Cookies Courtesy of A Southern Fairytale.com / Via asouthernfairytale.com Even easier than they are cute, if you can believe it. 12. White Chocolate Almond Truffles Courtesy of Jenn at Deliciously Sprinkled / Via deliciouslysprinkled.com So fancy and so, so, so fantastic. 13. Three-ingredient Chocolate Bark Courtesy of Kristyn Merkley / Via immaeatthat.com Customize the toppings to your taste. Every dessert is better with a cocktail! Pair your desserts with a perfect Smirnoff Peppermint Hot Chocolate. Courtesy of Smirnoff PLEASE DRINK RESPONSIBLY. PLEASE ONLY SHARE THIS WITH THOSE 21+. SMIRNOFF PEPPERMINT TWIST. VODKA INFUSED WITH NATURAL FLAVORS. 30% ALC/VOL. ©2015 THE SMIRNOFF CO., NORWALK, CT.