16 Ways to Spice Up Your Holidays With Gingerbread

What’s the holiday season without gingerbread? It’s a treat we look forward to all year long. Gingerbread cookies, houses, drinks, there are so many ways to incorporate this delicious holiday ingredient!

What’s the holiday season without gingerbread? It’s a treat we look forward to all year long. Gingerbread cookies, houses, drinks, there are so many ways to incorporate this delicious holiday ingredient! Spice things up and satisfy your sweet tooth by incorporating gingerbread to your holiday spread.

These scrumptious ideas are filled with sugar, spice and everything nice:

Mug Toppers

Are these not the cutest little things you’ve ever seen? These mini gingerbread house mug toppers are an adorable way to spice up any hot cocoa, coffee or tea this winter.

Gingerbread Bear

Although, you cannot go wrong with your typical gingerbread man, why not try making a skiing gingerbread bear? Equally as delicious, but very charming with candy cane skis and pretzel ski poles

Cookie Cups

We need gingermen cookie sprinkles like, ASAP. These Gingerbread Cookie Cups with pumpkin cheesecake filling are the perfect little treat to show off at a cookie exchange… that is if you don’t eat them on the way. Add a drizzle of caramel sauce on top and you’re good to go!

Oatmeal

Nothing warms you up around the holidays like a perfectly-spiced hot breakfast. This Gingerbread Slow Cooker Oatmeal topped with festive sprinkles is perfect for enjoying at any holiday breakfast or brunch.

Snow Globe

It’s a gingerbread snow globe à la mode! These gingerbread houses surrounded by snowy vanilla ice cream will be a hit at your holiday event. They’re so pretty, you may not want to eat them right away!

Cheesecake

This rich and creamy gingerbread cheesecake is looking hella scrumptious. We are all for its ginger cookie crust, smooth cheesecake filling, tangy glaze and gingerbread cookies to top it all off . It’s an easy-to-make dessert that will be the highlight of the evening.

Latte

Forget the PSL – bring on the gingerbread! These lattes are the perfect drink to dunk your gingermen in.

Cobbler

This toasty Gingerbread Pecan Cobbler is insanely delicious when served with a cool scoop of vanilla ice cream. Oh, the caramel!

Cupcakes

Of course, chocolate and gingerbread go together! And making these nostalgic chocolate gingerbread cupcakes are the best way to pair them. Just looking at the silky chocolate buttercream frosting, chocolate ganache and dipped cookie topper is making us salivate.

Roll

Did someone say Gingerbread Sugar Cookie Buttercream? We’re in heaven. Serving this twist on a traditional holiday dessert is one way to get everyone together.

Truffles

Excuse me while I throw my diet out the window with these gingerbread cookie truffles. They look so delectable you had better grab some for yourself before we eat them all!

Trifle

Your holiday party is begging for this Gingerbread Cheesecake Trifle. Who can refuse layers of thick gingerbread cookies, no-bake gingerbread cheesecake and caramel… like, seriously

Whoopie Pies

Gingerbread Whoopie Pies are truly epic. With two frosted cake-like cookies sitting back to back, it’s like you get two cookies in one. Fill your hearts and bellies with these tasty bundles of holiday cheer!

Pancakes

Not only are these paleo pancakes the dreamiest and fluffiest ever, they’re grain-free and are filled with ginger-y, cinnamon-y goodness. Your brunch table will feel warm and festive after just one bite.

Donuts

My sweet tooth is CRAVING these gingerbread donuts. Can’t wait to make a new batch this year.

Biscotti

For the times when your coffee needs a little Christmas and there’s no Starbucks nearby. Espresso please!

Have you tried any of these awesome gingerbread creations? Let us know in the comments or share with us on social!