Tiptoeing Towards the Holidaze: Christmas Sweets

Gingerbread People

Left: Choose Men, Women or Mixed: Margarine, Flour, Eggs, Sugar, Molasses, Ginger, Cinnamon, Baking Soda, Nutmeg, Cloves, Salt. Men measure approximately 4″ x 3″ and our gingerbread girls measure approximately 3-3/4″ x 3-1/2″. Individually bagged and bowed. No added preservatives, so all items are made to order. $45.00

Right: BIG Gingerbread Cookies: 6 Large 5″ Christmas Decorated CRISP CRUNCHY Cookies Individually Wrapped With Bow Cookies are CRISP but can be microwaved 5-10 seconds for a warm chewy cookie. $33.00


Left: Bûche De Noël: (Take the tacky flowers off the top) This rich chocolate sheet cake is filled with sweet coffee cream, rolled to resemble a Yule log, and topped with chocolate icing. 1 lb 8 oz $54.99

Right: Pfeffernusse Christmas Cookies: (Pronounced feff-er-noose) Soft with a cake-like texture and spiced with a gingerbread spice blend that includes cinnamon, clove, allspice, coriander, cardamom, ginger, star anise, mace, nutmeg, and a touch of white pepper. Ours is finished with a sweet confectioners’ glaze and tastes like mom’s cookies! Two 10.5 oz. bags; approx. 25 cookies per bag $21.90

Cookies &

Top: BomBombs Holiday Cookies Bouquet, Gift Set of 8: Individually-wrapped sugar cookie pops in 4 seasonal designs 8.66in x 3.55in x 9.45in $24.99

Bottom: Simply Chocolate® Breakable Christmas Cupcake: Belgian Chocolate Giant Cupcake filled with Belgian Milk Chocolate Mini Pretzel Twists with Red and Green Belgian Chocolate Drizzles, and Red and Green Milk Chocolate Gems and Yellow Chocolate Star Includes Small Wooden Hammer Wrapped With A Bow Net Weight: 34 oz Dimensions: 8″ x 7″ x 5″ $59.99

Other Treats- clockwise

Manhattan Fruitier Tree Shaped Dried Fruit and Nut Tray: Set includes Reusable bamboo board (10″ wide, 13 1/4″ high) Shipped fresh. Assorted Fruit: Collection includes dates, dried apricots, dried kiwi, dried apples, dried peaches, dried plums, dried pineapple and dried prunes. (15 oz.) Cherry Berry Nut Trail Mix: This crave-worthy mix contains sweet and tangy blueberries, cherries and cranberries mixed with almonds, cashews and pecans. (3 oz.) Or pick up in New York $59.95

Mini Merry Bones Dog Treats Gift: honey, peanut butter, rolled oats, whole wheat flour, cinnamon, yogurt, all natural ingredients, human grade ingredients 8 mini bones in festive holiday colors & designs. $9.99

Williams Sonoma Classic Hot Chocolate: 12 oz. (makes about 8 cups). Inspired by the velvety hot chocolate served at the renowned Angelina café in Paris $24.95


Williams Sonoma Gingerbread House Kit: To simplify construction, we included sturdy precut pieces of fresh-baked gingerbread, plus piping bags, plastic tips and our premium icing mix so you can whip up a batch of homemade “glue.” Once the house is built, customize it with delicious decorations, from jewel-tone gumdrops to brightly colored mini beads and mini lights. 3 lb. 3 oz. total (food). Finished house: 5 3/4″ x 5″ x 5 1/2″ high. $59.90 Or pick up in New York 

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