Christmas Dessert Ideas & Recipes
Christmas Starts Here!
Adorn your festival table with one of our stunning showcase desserts. From melt in your mouth meringues to traditional puddings, we've gathered all the inspiration you need to make your Christmas crowd devour.
Anchor's Easy Chocolate Gingernut Truffles
Easy and fun to make – mix and match the coatings and toppings of these truffles to make a pretty gift or after-dinner indulgence.
Anchor’s Très Leche Cake
Delicate and delicious, begin this cake a day ahead to allow the flavours to develop. Très Leche is best served chilled and is perfect for a Kiwi Christmas treat.
Wonderful Double Choc Berry Trifle
Whip up this chocolaty treat for a Christmas dessert showstopper.
Lemon Meringue & Gingerbread Trifle
A showcase trifle featuring layers of ginger loaf, cream, custard and a drizzle of lemon curd. Guests will be lining up for seconds... and thirds.
White Chocolate Cheesecake
Treat family and friends to an impressive dinner party dessert with this elegant White Chocolate Cheesecake.
Festive Berry Trifle
This berry trifle will add extra cheer to any holiday celebration. A great alternative to traditional trifle when there’s an abundance of berries around.
Sticky Morning Buns with Dark Chocolate Ganache
Morning buns are created from croissant dough which makes them different from a classic cinnamon bun. They are baked in jumbo muffin tins so that the bottom keeps the shape of muffins, and the top puffs out and remains in the signature pinwheel like cinnamon buns.
Need a show-stopping dessert recipe to impress guests over the Christmas period? Check out our indulgent festive yule log with a boozy Baileys cream and hazelnut filling.
Brandy Snaps or Baskets with Lemon Cream & Berries
Add a touch of zest to this classic dessert! The crispy brandy snaps, piped lemon curd cream and fresh berries are a winning combination.
This fool-proof mini pavlova recipe is an essential at every Christmas gathering! Top with plenty of cream and seasonal fruit.
Vegan Chocolate Hazelnut Tart
You wouldn't believe this indulgent tart is vegan! Made with a crunchy hazelnut crust and a rich, creamy chocolate ganache.
Ice Cream Christmas Pudding
Christmas in Summer can be a real swelter, so try a cool version of the Christmas Pud.