Holidays & Events

It’s time to celebrate! Get inspired to go above-and-beyond with our special recipes for holidays and events that take you from appetizers to dessert.

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Chocolate-Hazelnut Magic Bars

This hazelnut bar recipe puts a Nutella spin on the classic magic bar! Drizzle melted Nutella spread on top for extra flair. —James Schend, Taste of Home Deputy Editor

Nutty Kale Pesto Pasta with Caramelized Onion

My bountiful garden and vegetarian daughter both inspired me to create this nutritious, calcium-rich kale pesto pasta. No one would...


Hazelnut Date Pumpkin Bread

3 reviews

In the fall when the leaves are changing, baking fever takes over. This tender pumpkin bread will make your home...


Hazelnut Cake Squares

1 review

When one of my daughters is asked to bring a dish to a church function, a birthday party or any...


Chocolate Pear Hazelnut Tart

3 reviews

As a teenage foreign exchange student in the south of France, I was horribly homesick. Then my host family's Grandmother...

Hazelnut Dream Cookies

1 review

I sampled these goodies at a Bible study and knew from the first bite that I had to have the...


Chocolate Hazelnut Shortbread

1 review

We love hazelnut flavor and cookies that aren’t too sweet, so this recipe is perfect for us! If you like...

Apricot-Hazelnut Triangles

1 review

These crispy cookie treats can be changed up—try different nuts and jams, and dark or white chocolate depending on the...


Hazelnut Bonbon Cookies

1 review

Take hazelnuts to a whole new level. Wrap them up in cookie dough, dip in chocolate and finish with sprinkles...


White Chocolate Chip Hazelnut Cookies

2 reviews

This is a cookie you will want to make again and again. I like to take it to church get-togethers...


Triple Berry Linzer Tart

My grandmother gave me her signature lattice-topped tart recipe. The bubbling raspberry preserves, citrus and nuts fill our home with...

Hazelnut Toffee

The Willamette Valley produces a lot of hazelnuts, so this recipe truly represents our neck of the woods. I always...


Rustic Nut Bars

15 reviews

My friends love crunching into the crust—so much like shortbread—and the wildly nutty topping of these chewy, gooey bars. —Barbara...


Duck with Orange Hazelnut Stuffing

1 review

For more than half a century, this elegant entree has graced my family's holiday table. The zesty stuffing with its...


Chocolate Espresso-Nut Torte

2 reviews

I love chocolate and nuts, and they come together deliciously in this torte. Serve it with sweetened whipped cream or...


Chocolate-Hazelnut Pinwheels

8 reviews

The shortbread-like flavor of this cookie is married with a delicious hazelnut-chocolate filling to make a delightful treat. —Taste of...

Chocolate-Dipped Hazelnut Macaroons

These pretty cookies are perfect for the special holiday season and pretty easy to make! —Deirdre Cox, Kansas City, Missouri


Hazelnut Brownie Bombe

I love making ice cream bombes—they look so elegant yet are incredibly simple to make. —Melissa Millwood, Lyman, South Carolina


Hazelnut Macarons

You don’t have to be an expert in French cooking to whip up these sandwich cookies. The crisp, chewy macarons...


Hazelnut Chocolate Cookies

"Chocolate and nuts are enjoyed very much in our household, and these cookies were no exception," says Elisa Lochridge of...


Double Chocolate, Orange and Hazelnut Biscotti

2 reviews

Biscotti are easier to make than you might think, and they’re delicious with breakfast or as a snack. They store...


Hazelnut Pear Cake

1 review

From the hazelnuts to the yummy browned butter glaze, this dessert is a little different from an everyday pound cake....