Homemade Christmas treats don't need to be difficult. Three-ingredient Christmas treats are some of the easiest recipes to whip up for your Holiday celebration. Not only do these recipes require minimal ingredients - they're also very simple to do, so you can make them with your kids.
Strawberry Santas (Smart School House)
This Strawberry Santas recipe from Smart School House is a fun and fruity Christmas treat that's easy to make. Kids will surely love helping make these little Santas made of strawberries, vanilla frosting and black icing gel. You can make a batch of this ahead so you won't have to cram once guests arrive.
"You only need 3 very easy to find “ingredients” to assemble these Strawberry Santas. No cooking, baking, or strenuous activity involved!"
- Fresh strawberries
- Vanilla frosting (in a can or homemade)
- Black icing gel
3-Ingredient Chocolate Walnut Fudge (Beauty Food Life)
Chocolate lovers will most certainly love this 3-Ingredient Chocolate Walnut Fudge recipe from Beauty Food Life. With only three ingredients, this is one of the simplest fudge recipes online. Just make sure that you have chocolate chips, condensed milk and walnuts on your pantry and you'll be good to go.
- 2 cups semisweet chocolate chips
- 1 (14 ounce) can sweetened condensed milk
- 1 cup chopped walnuts
Classic Scottish Shortbread Cookies (The Seasoned Mom)
Non-bakers or those new to baking will definitely have fun making this Classic Scottish Shortbread Cookies recipe from The Seasoned Mom. Butter, confectioner's sugar and flour - who would've thought that three simple ingredients could be turned into a delicate and elegant treat perfect with tea or hot chocolate?
"The cookies are a great way to introduce your little ones to baking, they’re perfect with a warm mug of cocoa, and they make great gifts for the neighbors!"
- 2 sticks (1 cup) Horizon Organic butter, softened*
- ½ cup confectioner’s sugar
- 2 cups all-purpose flour (not sifted)
Ludy's Kitchen Cooking Tip:
Shortbread can be turned into a delicious dessert - you can top it with caramel or chocolate for a quick cookie bar, or top it with fruits and cream for an easy fruit pie.