Christmas is that special time of the year where holiday food is front and center. This season we looked to Instagram to zoom in on the Christmas trends that are popping up on social media. We were delighted to find whimsical edible treats that celebrate Christmas in a number of creative ways.
From endearing reindeer smoothie bowls and macaron wreaths to epic holiday pies, here is a look at Christmas food trends on Instagram...
7 Christmas Food Trends on Instagram
Reindeer Smoothie Bowls
A holiday breakfast doesn't get more adorable than this reindeer smoothie bowl complete with cookie antlers.
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Pavlova's are a traditional Christmas treat and make for the perfect edible wreath. Top with your favorite fresh fruit and a generous sprinkle of powdered sugar for maximum impact. Here is a recipe you can try.
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Candy Cake Cake
Your Christmas won't be complete without a decadent candy cane cake that represents the best flavors of the season: chocolate and peppermint.
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Fruity Christmas Tree
To keep things on the lighter side you can carve a gorgeous Christmas tree from a watermelon. It would be a perfect holiday appetizer or dessert.
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Pastel Gingerbread House
This dreamy gingerbread house is coated in baby pink royal icing and is studded with gorgeous metallic decor. A gingerbread house that is a cut above the rest.
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French macarons like you've never seen them before: in the shape of a Christmas wreath. A fabulous edible centerpiece.
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Epic Christmas Pies
Whether overloaded with reindeer and snowflakes or with a perforated crust, this season's holiday pies are truly epic. Here are two fabulous examples to feast your eyes on:
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