If you are searching for the perfect gingerbread dessert to make for Christmas this year, you will love these 15 festive gingerbread recipes. From gingerbread cookies to gingerbread cakes and cupcakes, there is something here for everyone. If you are at all like me, you will have a hard time narrowing it down to just one recipe, and will likely want to try even more!
15 Festive Gingerbread Dessert Recipes
Gingerbread Roll Cake – A Treat’s Affair
This moist gingerbread roll cake has a delicious creamy filling that is sure to please.
Gingerbread Magic Cookies – The Kitchen is my Playground
A festive variation of the traditional 7 layer cookie, these gingerbread magic cookies are simply the perfect mix of all things yummy.
Gingerbread Bundt Cake with Vanilla Glaze – Living Sweet Moments
This super moist gingerbread bundt cake, topped with a sweet vanilla glaze, is perfect for dessert or brunch.
Gingerbread House – My World Simplified
What would Christmas be without a gingerbread house? Ditch the kit you buy at the store and build your gingerbread house from scratch this year.
Gingerbread Blondies with Meyer Lemon Cream Cheese Swirl – The Suburban Soapbox
Filled with a lemon cream cheese filling, these gingerbread blondies are easy to make and perfect for a last minute holiday treat.
Ultimate Gingerbread Cupcakes – Thrifty Jinxy
These gingerbread cupcakes are moist, flavorful, and adorable to boot!
Iced Gingerbread Cookies – A Treat’s Affair
These soft gingerbread cookies are topped with a sweet brown sugar molasses icing for a delicious Christmas dessert.
Gingerbread Cookie Bars with Cream Cheese Frosting – Mom Endeavors
If you are a total sucker for cream cheese icing like me, these gingerbread cookie bars will be right up your alley.
Gingerbread Latte – Confessions of an Over-Worked Mom
This gingerbread latte is the perfect holiday drink for coffee-lover at Christmastime.
Gingerbread Fudge – Flour on My Face
There is nothing more indulging than a nice piece of fudge. This gingerbread fudge recipe is the perfect treat for this time of year.
Gingerbread Spice Monkey Bread – A Night Owl Blog
This sweet and sticky gingerbread monkey bread would make the perfect Christmas morning breakfast or dessert.
Slow Cooker Gingerbread Mocha – Mom On a Time Out
Another recipe perfect for coffee-lovers, this gingerbread mocha can be made right in your slow cooker.
Gingerbread Pancakes Crayons & Cravings
Okay, I know what you are thinking, pancakes aren’t dessert. But these gingerbread pancakes are so delicious you will want to eat them for Christmas morning breakfast as well as again for dessert!
Gingerbread Men – The Kitchen is my Playground
Use this recipe to make the perfect gingerbread men cookies, then let the kiddos decorate their gingerbread men however they want for a fun Christmas activity.
Gingerbread Trifle with Egg Nog Mousse – The Freshman Cook
This trifle combines gingerbread, egg bog mousse, and a cranberry coulis for a perfect Christmas dessert.
I hope that you find your perfect gingerbread dessert recipe to make for Christmas this year. We would love to hear about your favorite gingerbread desserts in the comment below.
Happy holidays and happy baking!