Looking for the ultimate festive dessert but don't want to deal with baking? Give these no-bake holiday desserts a try. They are incredibly easy to make and are perfect for Christmas, New Year's or anytime you have a special occasion. We're especially fond of the spicy chocolate truffles and the Mexican churros served with a creamy chocolate sauce - both of which are big crowd pleasers. Take a look below to find your favorite no-bake holiday dessert:
ORANGE DESSERT WTIH VANILLA CREAM
Love creme brulée? You can get the same effect with this dessert without going through all that fuss. Chopped oranges are cooked in a fragrant syrup then served with freshly whipped cream. A brazil nut praline adds a welcome crunch on top.
CHOCOLATE TRUFFLES WITH STAR ANISE
These luxurious chocolate truffles will melt in your mouth. They are infused with black tea and star anise for a lovely spiced effect that complements the richness of the dark chocolate.
If you love funnel cake then this traditional Neapolitan holiday dessert is for you. Small balls of dough are deep fried until golden and drizzled with a honey sauce before being coated with sprinkles. It's a festive no-bake dessert that will disappear in seconds.
EASY MISSISSIPPI MUD PIE
A chocolate pie crust is layered with coffee ice cream, slivered almonds, chocolate syrup and whipped cream. This Mississippi mud pie would be great served with coffee as a finishing touch to your holiday meal.
CHURROS WITH A CHOCOLATE DIP
You'll have lots of fun preparing these cinnamon coated churros. They are even more decadent when dipped in a creamy dark chocolate sauce infused with orange zest.
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