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Christmas Brownies That’ll Make Your Holidays Even Sweeter — 10 Easy Recipes

Perfect make-and-take treats for parties, bake sales and more!


Cookies may take center stage when it comes to Christmas treats, but for those times when we’re craving something chocolaty, brownies just can’t be beat. And it’s so easy to dress them up for the season. We have all sorts of fun in the Woman’s World test kitchen coming up with new ways to give brownies a holiday spin, and we’re sharing our favorites here. Step-by-step instructions make it quick and easy for you to whip up your own batch. Keep scrolling for the Christmas brownies that’ll make everyone feel merry and bright. 

10 best-ever Christmas brownie recipes

While we loving indulging in brownies, the sweet treats are also perfect for sharing. And any of our recipes would be the perfect take-along to a hot chocolate party or any other holiday event. Want even more holiday goodies? Check out our Christmas cupcakes and click through for all things Christmas.

1. Fudgy Peppermint Bark Brownies

Christmas brownies: Fudgy Peppermint Bark Brownies
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We layered buttercream over these treats and topped with chocolate sauce and candy canes for a festive bite of yum.

2. Holiday Brownie Trees

Holiday Brownie Trees(Christmas brownies)

Decorated with candy and sprinkles, our one-bowl brownies will get everyone into the Christmas spirit.

3. Triple Decker Brownie Fudge

Triple Decker Brownie Fudge (Christmas brownies)

Condensed milk is the secret to these decadent delights that are full of festive flair.

4. Pecan Pie Brownies

Pecan Pie Brownies (Christmas brownies)

It’s a breeze to turn cake mix into extra-fudgy treats studded with tasty pecans.

5. Fudgy Trees

Fudgy Trees (Christmas brownies)

Our from-scratch bites are made extra easy, thanks to a simple glaze of melted canned chocolate frosting.

6. Cranberry-Almond Brownies

Cranberry-Almond Brownies (Christmas brownies)

Sparkly stripes make these brownies extra festive for the holidays.

7. Peppermint Stick Brownies

Peppermint Patty Brownies (Christmas brownies)

Thin mint patties are suspended in real-chocolate brownie batter and decorated with mini candy canes.

8. Chocolate-Walnut Brownie Cookies

Chocolate-Walnut Brownie Cookies (Christmas brownies)

Two favorites in one! These moist, fudgy cookies, with a touch of coffee, are loaded with chocolate chips and rich walnuts.

9. Peppermint Brownies

Peppermint Brownies (Christmas brownies)

Easy-from-scratch brownies are delicious topped with fluffy frosting and Peppermint Patties.

10. Candy Cane White Fudge Brownie Bites

Candy Cane White Fudge Brownie Bites (Christmas brownies)

It’s a cinch to dress up no-bake brownie bites with white fudge that’s even sweeter with crushed candy canes.

For even more Christmas food ideas, click through the links below!

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