13 No-Bake Holiday Christmas Treats

Saturday, December 18, 2021
13 Easy No-Bake Holiday Christmas Treats when there is no time to bake our kitchen has some fast stress-free recipes right here for you!

Whether you want chocolate candy, miniature graham cracker candy houses, peanut butter treats, holiday bark, or truffles, we got you covered plus we even no-bake pies.

While I love our making our assorted Holiday Cookie Tray recipes we also love to get that last-minute easy even for the kids to get involved and make for the festivities.

Keeping a few items on hand will make these cookies, candies, and super simple desserts ready and done in minutes when you need something quick on the spur of the moment.

Just check out our list below and pick a few ingredients to always keep on hand during this busy time to whip something up in a hurry.

Some of these can be even made way ahead of time and perfect for including in care packages, gift-giving to family and friends, or bringing to those fun cookie swap events.

We also have 12 super easy and Festive Holiday Appetizers you may like to try, quick and simply delicious to eat and very pretty to serve!

If you're looking for time-saving holiday treats, you hit the jackpot here!

Scroll down and check out these easy cakes, cookies, and more for all your holiday needs.

no bake cookies, candy and pie recipe photos

Holiday Stress

These are simple Christmas desserts that you can make without an oven, and in most cases without a stovetop to make your life easier during those busy days you seem to have no extra time in the day for.

These simple easy tasty treats can be made quickly and ahead of time and the best part is you can dress up with sprinkles and colorful candies that look beautiful on your holiday tables.

Just keep a few ingredients on hand that we will suggest below and you'll always be able to whip up a festive no-bake treat in no time at all.

All of them can be adapted to the red and green colors for the holiday theme and I will give you some ideas to get those creative juices flowing.

White Chocolate Peanut Butter Krispies
white chocolate christmas marshmallow treats

Peanut Butter Bourbon Balls
no bake bourbon ball candy cookies

Amaretto Pistaschio Fudge
Amaretto Pistachio Fudge recipe

Vintage Holiday Nougat
vintage nougat no bake

Chocolate Cranberry Fruit and Pistachio Nut Bark
cranberry chocolate bark candy

Quick Torrone
torrone made easy

Rum Balls
rum balls

Oreo Truffles
oreo truffles

Crack Candy Toffee Bites
cracker toffee bites

Ingredients To Keep On Hand

  1. chocolate chips
  2. mini marshmallows
  3. nuts
  4. sprinkles
  5. candy canes
  6. graham crackers
  7. vanilla wafers
  8. candy-coated chocolate
  9. powdered sugar
  10. peanut butter
  11. white chocolate
  12. assorted liqueurs IE: rum, bourbon, Irish cream

Rocky Road Peppermint Fudge
rocky road peppermint fudge

Graham Cracker Houses
graham cracker candy house how to make them

Irish Cream Truffles
Irish cream truffles

Eggnog Pie
eggnog pie no bake

More No-Bake Recipes

No-Bake Pumpkin Fluff Pie

Pistachio Ambrosia

Cannoli Mousse

Lady Finger Lemon Dessert

Cranberry Fluff

Pin for later

pin for later holiday treats candy cakes pie no bake

White Chocolate Covered Strawberries

Don't forget to try these White Chocolate Covered Strawberries, easy to make and great for gift giving!

Some Easy Ideas for Gift Giving

Place these in pretty candy wrappers, line a tin with festive paper, fill a mason jar with these and the dollar stores usually have a nice variety of boxes for gift giving.

Fill Mason Jars with dry ingredients with my recipes and free labels and recipe guide.

There are several brands you can try and don't forget you can make this non-alcohol with a substitution.

More of Our Favorite Holiday Collection of Recipe

Easter Recipes

Christmas Eve Roundup

Game Day Recipes

Best Holiday Side Dishes

Red White and Blue Recipes

Halloween Roundup

Thanksgiving Recipes

Christmas Recipes

Feast of 7 Fishes


  1. So many great ideas to try - fantastic seasonal recipes that I can't wait to try!

  2. What a great selection of goodies. Can't wait to try the eggnog pie.

  3. Great compilation of awesome Christmas recipes! That eggnog pie looks amazing!

  4. What a fantastic roundup! I am particularly interested in that amaretto pistachio fudge and also the rocky road fudge. YUM!!

  5. We love no-bake goodies for every occasion. Thank you for sharing these wonderful ideas!

  6. Such a great collection of nobake recipes!

  7. What a great collection. I see several things that I want to try.

  8. I want to dig into every one of these! They are so easy to make and scrumptious!

  9. No bake desserts are my favorite! Perfect when you're short or time. They all look and sound amazing!

  10. I just love all of these recipes. I am making quite a few for the Holidays. The Irish truffles were delicious. I am loving how easy they are to prepare.


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