The holidays are the best time to indulge in desserts. If you’re looking for the perfect sweet treat to serve at your Christmas party that will leave your guests in awe, you can’t go wrong with cheesecake. Here are six creamy cheesecake recipes that will delight and spread holiday cheer this season.
1. CANDIED CRANBERRY CHEESECAKE
This beautiful Candied Cranberry Cheesecake has the wow factor! Though it might look challenging, it’s really an easy recipe to make. Create the stripe effect by simply pouring white and green batter alternately into a springform pan, and then top the cheesecake with candied cranberries and fresh herbs for a stunning holiday dessert. Get the recipe here.
2. RED VELVET CHEESECAKE
Rock the Christmas red with this creamy Red Velvet Cheesecake. Start by making a rich cookie crust, and then add red chocolate and cream cheese layers. Finish by swirling the two layers together for a lovely marbled look. This will be a new holiday favorite! Get the recipe here.
3. CANDY CANE CHEESECAKE BARS
Christmastime is not complete without candy canes. These Candy Cane Cheesecake Bars are infused with peppermint, (a holiday favorite) and drizzled with Dark Cocoa Candy Melts, then sprinkled with Peppermint Crunch. They’re so easy to make and perfect for novice bakers. Get the recipe here.
4. CAPPUCCINO CHEESECAKE
Even non-coffee lovers won’t be able to resist a slice of this Cappuccino Cheesecake. Infused with coffee, brown sugar, and cocoa powder, this treat is a perfect finale to a festive holiday meal. Sprinkle cocoa powder and a few chocolate curls to make it totally irresistible! Get the recipe here.
5. CLASSIC TURTLE CHEESECAKE
For a dessert that will please even your pickiest guest, make this Classic Turtle Cheesecake that’s drizzled with fudge and caramel and sprinkled with pecans. It will be a hands-down favorite at your holiday spread. Get the recipe here.
6. NO-BAKE CHOCOLATE RASPBERRY CHEESECAKE SHOTS
Cheesecake in a shot? Yes, please! Everyone at your party will enjoy these delicious Raspberry Cheesecake Shots made with crushed cookies and filled with raspberry-flavored cheesecake. Best of all, it’s an easy no-bake recipe! Get the recipe here.
Want more holiday dessert recipes? We’ve got more festive ideas here: Christmas Ideas.