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19 Treats To Leave For Santa That Aren’t Cookies And Milk

Step up, kids.

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By now, Santa has to be tired of cookies and milk. If you don't want to find coal in your stockings this year, you better be on your way to make these delicious treats.

Original article appeared on Spoon University by Eileen Wang.

1. Homemade Chocolate Fudge

The easiest, fuss-free fudge you’ve always dreamed of. Even if Santa doesn’t like chocolate, he’ll love this treat. Recipe here.
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The easiest, fuss-free fudge you’ve always dreamed of. Even if Santa doesn’t like chocolate, he’ll love this treat. Recipe here.

2. Momofuku Crack Pie

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In case he can't make it to Momofuku in NYC, leave him a slice. Full recipe here.

3. Pumpkin Spice Cookie Butter Waffles

Perhaps Santa’s a waffle lover after all. He was probably so busy in November that he wasn’t able to get his share of pumpkin spice, so hook him up with this recipe.
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Perhaps Santa’s a waffle lover after all. He was probably so busy in November that he wasn’t able to get his share of pumpkin spice, so hook him up with this recipe.

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4. Spiked Hot Chocolate in a Marshmallow Shot Glass

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Shots on shots on marshmallows. Full recipe and directions here.

5. Peanut Butter Fudge

No baking required. Bye bye, cookies. Recipe here.
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No baking required. Bye bye, cookies. Recipe here.

6. Salted Caramel Apple Cheesecake in a Jar

Delicious and portable cheesecake — the perfect on-the-go treat for Santa. Learn how here.
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Delicious and portable cheesecake — the perfect on-the-go treat for Santa. Learn how here.

7. Chocolate Pretzel Bites

Need munchies for the road? We’ve got your back, Santa. Recipe here.
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Need munchies for the road? We’ve got your back, Santa. Recipe here.

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8. No-Bake Chocolate Peppermint Cheesecake in a Jar

Single-serve cheesecake for Mr. Claus. Full recipe here.
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Single-serve cheesecake for Mr. Claus. Full recipe here.

9. Slutty Rice Krispie Treats

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Oreos. Reese's. Chocolate. Rice Krispies. He'll love 'em. Full recipe here.

10. Candy Cane S’mores

Give Santa s'more, yo. Recipe here.
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Give Santa s'more, yo. Recipe here.

11. Brown Butter & Sea Salt Rice Krispies Treats

Santa's got that advanced palate. Full recipe here.
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Santa's got that advanced palate. Full recipe here.

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12. Candy Cane Puppy Chow

Great for on-the-go. Learn how here.
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Great for on-the-go. Learn how here.

13. 3-Ingredient Chocolate Bacon Bark

Husky man like Santa can't refuse this treat. Recipe here.
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Husky man like Santa can't refuse this treat. Recipe here.

14. Kettle Corn Crispy Treats

Sweet and salty. Full recipe and more crispy treat ideas here.
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15. 3-Ingredient Nutella Brownies

He'll love there. Learn how here.
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He'll love there. Learn how here.

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16. No-Bake Chocolate Peanut Butter Bars

Better than Reese's. Recipe here.
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Better than Reese's. Recipe here.

17. Red Velvet Oreo Cupcakes

Red velvet to match his outfit. Learn how here.
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Red velvet to match his outfit. Learn how here.

18. Birthday Cake Shots

He has a long night, he needs to unwind. Make 'em like this.
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He has a long night, he needs to unwind. Make 'em like this.

19. Chocolate Peppermint Cupcakes

Minty goodness. Recipe here.
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Minty goodness. Recipe here.