Antipasto Wreath

Looking for the perfect easy Christmas appetizer? Make my Antipasto Wreath! You don’t even need to know how to cook to make this five-minute recipe.  All you have to do is combine mini mozzarella balls, cherry tomatoes, and olives with a bit of olive oil and chopped rosemary. Then carefully arrange in a circle. You…

Eggnog French Toast

This is hands down the best French toast I’ve ever eaten, which is saying a lot because I’m a total French toast snob and my Brioche French Toast is one of the top recipes here on therosetable.com. I decided to make this eggnog version just in time for Christmas and I’m telling you, this is…

Coconut Cookies

Looking for the perfect Coconut Cookies? You found them!  Why isn’t coconut a more popular flavor for Christmas cookies? It looks like snow! #JusticeForCoconut. But I digress. You could of course bake these any time of year but I originally made these as a gorgeous addition to my Christmas cookie plate. This is a coconut…

Peppermint Ganache Sugar Cookies

This is a new holiday spin on my beloved Chocolate Pistachio Cookies. With a buttery sugar cookie base, rich chocolate ganache, and topped with crushed candy canes for a kiss of peppermint crunch, this easy cookie screams holiday! The dough does need to chill for 1-2 hours so plan accordingly. I often make sugar cookie…

Winter Wonderland Christmas Dinner Party

Walkin’ in a winter wonderland I had a few friends over for a cozy little Winter Wonderland Christmas Dinner Party and couldn’t wait to share it with you all. It’s a different look than I typically go for but it turned out so pretty. Quite frankly, I’ve never needed some holiday cheer more than I…

Cranberry Lemon Punch

This easy Cranberry Lemon Punch was a hit at my Winter Wonderland Christmas dinner party! I accidentally came up with this delicious punch when mixing up a mocktail for my mom on Bachelor Monday. I took a sip to test it and thought, well how delicious! This punch recipe is literally a 1:1 ratio of…

Mickey Christmas Cupcakes

These festive cupcakes could not be any cuter! One bite of these magical Mickey Christmas Cupcakes and you’ll feel like you’re strolling down Main Street towards your favorite castle.  These moist dark chocolate cupcakes are topped with peppermint swirl frosting and Christmas Oreo “Mickey ears.” There’s something so fantastic about Oreos sitting in frosting overnight….

Chocolate Streusel Muffins

“The best muffin I’ve ever had.” – Mama Rose Table Never have I ever had a more perfect muffin and believe me, I am a muffin snob. I didn’t think that my holy grail of muffins, my Chocolate Chocolate Chip Muffins could be beat, but yesterday I tried that recipe with a cinnamon streusel topping…

Chocolate Peppermint Swirl Cupcakes

This is truly my dream Chocolate Peppermint Swirl Cupcake. It’s cute and super moist with the perfect cool peppermint frosting.  Start with my favorite dark chocolate cupcakes then make peppermint frosting. You could easily just keep the frosting white and top the cupcakes with crushed candy canes for crunch. But if you want to do…