The Holiday Table

Staff Picks

Banana Pudding Cake

One of our testers called this "the ultimate banana pudding in cake form." Tender laters of cake, creamy vanilla custard, and bananas come together to create a mouthwatering dessert. Warning: There won't be leftovers.
By Pam Lolley

Roasted Acorn Squash

This festively spiced twist on classic roasted acorn squash is easy, fun, and flavorful.
By Adam Dolge

Christmas Tree Cake

Despite its intricate appearance, this Christmas Tree Cake is surprisingly easy to pull off.
By Sarah Epperson

Cranberry Cookies With Orange Glaze

Rating: 5 stars
Oh, so festive! These cakey cranberry cookies are a perfect Christmastime snack, dessert, or even breakfast.
By Pam Lolley

Savory Pixy Stix Popcorn

This easy to make, fairy-dusted snack is sweet with a surprisingly spooky spiced kick. 
By Robby Melvin

Inspiration and Ideas

Gifts to Equip the Kitchen
Is there a foodie in your life who is in need of kitchen supplies? Equip his or her kitchen with these kitchen necessities. From basic tools to trendy gadgets, we have a gift that’s guaranteed to please both beginning and accomplished cooks.
Food Gifts from the 50 States
Looking for a delicious gift for that special someone this year? We've rounded up some awesome local finds from great shops and locations across the 50 states.