Holiday

‘Tis the Season for Holiday Treats: 50 of Our Best Clean Baking Recipes

Grab your apron, because you're going to want to bake every one of these incredible holiday treats.

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It’s the most wonderful time of the year: The holiday baking season is here! There’s nothing like spending a day in the kitchen whipping up a batch of chocolatey cookies or frosting and decorating a spiced seasonal cake. Whether you bake with your family as one of your long-standing seasonal traditions or you’re baking up a storm for holiday parties, dinners and get-togethers, we’ve got the recipes you need. From vegan “cheesecakes” and perfectly moist chocolate cupcakes to gluten-free cookies and Paleo-friendly treats, we have baked goods that’ll satisfy every sweet tooth and dietary preference.

This year, add some of our best clean holiday baking recipes to your menu. Festive and fun, you can serve these recipes as dessert, keep them on hand for guests or even give them as edible gifts for friends and family.

Holiday cookies

Chocolate Chip Almond Butter Cookies

Flourless Hazelnut Chocolate Cookies

Oatmeal Dark Chocolate Tahini Cookies

Cinnamon 
Bun Cookies

Coconut Macaroons with Dark Chocolate

The Historic Macaroon Is the Dreamiest Modern-Day, Gluten-Free Dessert

Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Balls

Flourless Trail Mix Peanut Butter Skillet Cookie

Almond Raspberry Thumbprint Cookies

Chocolate Buttercream Cookies

Flourless Almond Cookies

Pecan & Cran Cookies

Chocolate-Spiked Oatmeal Cookies

Banana & Peanut Butter Flaxseed Cookies

Dark Chocolate Cherry Drops

Holiday brownies, blondies and bars

Double Chocolate Brownies with Orange Cream Cheese Icing

Peanut Butter Brownies

Sweet Potato Cinnamon Brownies

Fudgy Chocolate Brownie with Sweet Cherry Sauce

If You Haven’t Tried Baking With Tahini Yet, These Gluten-Free Blondies Are a Must

These Gluten-Free Raspberry Bars Are Breakfast Disguised as Dessert

Pecan Orange Shortbread Squares with Caramel Drizzle

Chocolate Peanut Squares

Holiday cakes and cupcakes

This Festive Gingerbread Roll Will Spice Up Any Holiday Get-Together

Salted Caramel Cashew “Cheesecake”

Chestnut-Crusted Cheesecake with Cranberry Sauce

Spice Cake with Maple Cream Cheese Frosting

Cranberry Clafoutis

Chocolate Peppermint Naked Cake

Eggnog Cheesecake Squares

Red Velvet Cake with Chocolate Frosting

Chocolate Banana Bundt Cake

Sticky Date Cake with Caramel Sauce

Buttermilk Plum Cake

Coconut Chai Chocolate Cake

Orange-Infused Chocolate Almond Cake

Mini Chocolate Hazelnut Cakes

Flourless Chocolate Fudge Cake with Whipped Cream

Chocolate Sour Cream Cupcakes with Chocolate Espresso Buttercream

Butterscotch Squash Coffee Cake with Maple Glaze

Citrus Sour Cream Pound Cake with Warm Raspberry Sauce

Chocolate-Frosted Vanilla Raspberry Cake

Chile Chocolate Cupcakes 
with Cinnamon Buttercream Frosting

Red Velvet Cake with Beets & Cream Cheese Glaze

Almond Flour Carrot Cake

Holiday pies and tarts

Love Apple Pie? This Salted Caramel Version is Even Better Than the Original

Chocolate Swirl Pumpkin Pie

Chocolate Raspberry Macaroon Tart

Caramel Custard Tarts

Grain-Free Pumpkin Whoopie Pies