Candy Cane Brownie Trifle

Candy Cane Brownie Trifle from The Food Charlatan

You can't get more decadent than brownies topped with Chocolate Peppermint Sauce and whipped cream. This rich trifle is an impressive dessert to serve after Christmas dinner. It's one of my favorite holiday desserts. I make it every year! So I'm busy choosing what spinach to buy in the produce section at the store yesterday, when a frazzled-looking employee comes up to me. "Ma'am, you're spilling sugar." "What?" He points behind me, to this: I had picked up the sugar in the baking

Slow Cooker Raspberry Balsamic Meatballs from The Food Charlatan

Raspberry Balsamic Meatballs (Slow Cooker)

Use pre-cooked meatballs to make this super easy weeknight meal. The raspberry and balsamic team up to throw a pretty awesome party in your mouth. These would also make a great Christmas or New Year's Eve appetizer.  (Psst…Have you entered my

Overnight Bacon and Asparagus Breakfast Casserole from The Food Charlatan

Overnight Bacon and Asparagus Breakfast Casserole

An overnight egg casserole stuffed with bacon, asparagus, tomatoes, and hashbrowns. Easy to throw together ahead of time and impress the socks off your guests. It's easy to make this vegetarian if you want by leaving out the bacon. I mean. If you

Soft Cinnamon Cookies with Maple Pecan Frosting from The Food Charlatan

Soft Cinnamon Cookies with Maple Pecan Frosting

Ultra-soft and chewy cookies with browned butter and lots of cinnamon. And because I love you, Maple Pecan Buttercream Frosting to top them off. Because everything is better with frosting.  So what are you guys getting the men in your life for

Gingerbread Pancakes with Lemon Syrup from The Food Charlatan

Gingerbread Pancakes with Lemon Syrup

Spiced with traditional cinnamon, ginger, cloves, and nutmeg, these fluffy Gingerbread Pancakes are drizzled with a fresh lemon-buttermilk syrup. Christmas morning, I got your back.  Yesterday Eric gently shook me awake. I looked up at him,

Nutella-Stuffed Gingerbread Cookies from The Food Charlatan

Nutella Stuffed Gingerbread Cookies

Soft, spicy gingerbread cookies stuffed full of Nutella. I could go on, but really I don't feel like I need too. GINGERBREAD AND NUTELLA. I mean come on. Growing up, my family had this tradition of cutting down a mammoth Christmas tree

Frosted Peppermint Gingerbread Bars from The Food Charlatan

Frosted Peppermint Gingerbread Bars (Candy Lasses Bars)

Inspired by Candy Lasses, these gingerbread bars are full of peppermint flavor and frosted with vanilla buttercream. Gingerbread and candy cane. It's a thing. An amazing thing. Don't knock it til you try it. The other night we watched our friend's

Golden Santa Bread from The Food Charlatan

How to Make Golden Santa Bread (Tutorial)

A step-by-step photo tutorial for how to make Golden Santa Bread! I promise it is NOT as hard as it looks. This is such a fun breakfast to make ahead for Christmas morning! Very kid-friendly. Actually it's pretty much errbody-friendly.  I have

Cinnamon Honey Butter from The Food Charlatan

Cinnamon Honey Butter

Cinnamon Honey Butter is a fast and easy make-ahead topping for your fresh baked rolls this Thanksgiving or Christmas. Also makes for a great neighbor gift or hostess gift! Or heck even a Treat Yo Self gift.  Guys, we did it...we decorated for

Slow Cooker Turkey Barley Soup from The Food Charlatan

Turkey Barley Soup (Slow Cooker)

Use that leftover turkey from Thanksgiving dinner to make a comforting barley soup. Make broth from the turkey carcass, and herbs that you already have on hand. A light and healthy soup to help you recover from your mashed potato coma. I know

Cranberry Orange Walnut French Toast from The Food Charlatan

Cranberry Orange Walnut French Toast

Cranberry Orange Walnut Bread that is lightly battered and fried to make the best French Toast I've ever had. Perfect for Christmas! Or perfect for a Thursday afternoon all by yourself. We don't judge round here. I once waited 2 hours to eat