Sometimes the holiday season is filled with nothing but green and red-iced sugar cookies. Holiday parties can slip into the mundane doldrums of uninspired gingerbread and peppermint concoctions. But, please, let your holiday be so much more than that. Show off your skill and technique. Combine new, exciting, alternative flavors instead of resting entirely on expectation. Don't be afraid to try something new this holiday season! You love to cook: now prove it.
To assist in the challenge - the challenge of reclaiming the holidays and taking it beyond boring and bland sweets! - here is a list of 11 dessert recipes that will liven up your December. You won't regret trying these crowd-pleasing desserts from some incredible chefs!