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 Chip Oat Bars

2 reviews

In Sagamore Hills, Ohio, Kim Wills stirs up a big panful of these chewy oat squares loaded with nuts and chocolate chips. The sweet bars are easy to prepare, and they cut cleanly when cool to make serving a breeze.

Caramel-Chocolate Oat Squares

4 reviews

In the summer, we often have weekend guests who go boating with us. These sweet, chewy bars are the perfect...


Apple-Berry Streusel Bars

1 review

With fruity filling and nutty topping, these attractive bars taste like they cost a pretty penny.—Jane Acree, Holcomb, Illinois


No-Bake Peanut Butter Bars

For dessert or snacking, these crunchy, peanut butter bars from Mrs. W. Franklin of Fort Saskatchewan, Alberta are sure to...


Coconut-Pineapple Rhubarb Bars

1 review

I make this crunchy, buttery dessert bar with homegrown rhubarb. For an added attraction, serve it warm with frozen yogurt...

Fruity Cereal Bars

2 reviews

With dried apples and cranberries, these crispy cereal bars are perfect for snacks or brown-bag lunches. —Giovanna Kranenberg, Cambridge, Minnesota


Chewy Chip Bars

3 reviews

"These sweet granola bars are chock-full of butterscotch and chocolate chips," reports Eileen Sears of Eagle, Wisconsin. "The bars freeze...


Chocolate Peanut Butter Chews

"I'm always searching for good recipes to use in the microwave," relates Sharan Williams of Spanish Fork, Utah. "These thick,...


Witch Hat Treats

This clever twist on ordinary marshmallow cereal treats add to the festive feeling around Halloween. —Nancy Foust, Stoneboro, Pennsylvania


Clover Rice Crispy Bars

7 reviews

These sweet snacks are like the pot of gold at the end of your family's feast. With their yummy peppermint...


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Peanut Butter Cereal Treats

23 reviews

Kids will love these colorful, crunchy bars. They’re a fun twist on the traditional marshmallow crispy treats…and because they’re so...


Cardamom Cheesecake Bars

Fans of cheesecake will love these bite-sized desserts. Crunchy and smooth, they're perfect for the holidays—or any other time.—Judi Oudekerk,...


Lemon-Oat Cheesecake Bars

Because it's prepared in a jelly-roll pan, this dessert is easier than a traditional cheesecake. But it still has the...

White Chocolate Cereal Bars

5 reviews

A friend shared with me this fresh take on traditional crispy treats. My husband loves them, and I feel so...


Million Dollar Pecan Bars

7 reviews

Who wants to eat like a millionaire? Invest 15 minutes of your time and enjoy a big payoff when you...


Red, White and Blue Rice Krispies Treats

Instead of the typical melted marshmallows, this clever recipe calls for melted vanilla chips. With crisp rice cereal, peanut butter...


Snack Mix Squares

12 reviews

A fun snack mix pressed into chewy bars, this treat is popular with kids of all ages. Someone is always...


No-Bake Cereal Bars

32 reviews

With two kinds of cereal and peanut butter, these bars taste almost like candy. —Pauline Christiansen, Columbus, Kansas


Makeover Oatmeal Brownie Bars

2 reviews

Our pros cut over 100 calories and half the fat from each original bar! We think that Lynette Rens of...


Neapolitan Crispy Bars

10 reviews

Talk about a conversation piece! These fun, yummy bars will get people talking. —Taste of Home Test Kitchen


Cherry & Almond Crispy Squares

1 review

This grown-up version of a kiddie favorite will please the whole family. Everyone will agree it's delicious! —Taste of Home...

Lemon Cheesecake Squares

13 reviews

Whether I'm hosting friends or sending a plate to work with my husband, these creamy elegant cheesecake squares are always...


Glazed Apple Pie Squares

22 reviews

These apple squares are a good change from apple pie since they are glazed and a little bit sweeter. The...


Date Bars

3 reviews

I used to be the cafeteria manager at a grade school and these bars were always a hit.


Date Oat Bars

2 reviews

My mother found this recipe many years ago. I love the citrusy taste of these treats just as much today...


Banana Crunch Bars

1 review

"The distinctive taste of banana tops these easy-to-make no-bake cereal bars," relates Ruth Anderson of Clarion, Iowa.


Dreamy Fudge Bar Cookies

1 review

This good-looking, good-tasting bar cookie classic has a hint of almond flavoring.