Christmas cookies, bread, cakes and drinks from Europe and India; that’s what you will find in this collection of special best of sweet Christmas recipes. Next year I will post a collection of best of savory Christmas recipes but today let’s tackle the sweet side of life.
If you have been following the free newsletter, you will have discovered already a few of the best sweet treats from my kitchen. Most of my Christmas favorites are cookies with which I grew up with and they are commonly baked in most households in Austria during advent.
Each year I love to emerge myself into Christmas foods and of course my favorites are sweet and often include spices. I am not just thinking of the decadent Goan spiced sweets such as Bebinca but also of traditional European cakes and cookies, which call for spices such as Cardamom and Cinnamon.
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European sweet specialties have been a hit in Goa amongst my family and friends so far and I have to confess, I still need to catch up with my Christmas baking and cooking. I bet there are others out there feeling the same way, trying to catch up with all the Christmas food preparations and so I thought a collection of my favorites might help you out in your quest to find something faster.
You will find complete recipes by clicking on the recipe title or picture and most will have detailed step by step picture instructions, . The recipes are quick, easy, flavorful and of course from scratch. Handpick your favorite treat in this best of sweet Christmas Recipes collection and surprise your family with classic sweet treats.
Just a tip look out for the special Goan sweet treats such as Bebinca and Neureos.
Neureos Goan Sweets
Lebkuchen Christmas Cookies
Easy Homemade Christmas Chocolates
Gluten-free Cinnamon Star Cookies
Glühwein – spiced mulled wine
Spritzgebäck – Shortcrust cookies
I wish you a happy festive season!