Your Holiday Dessert Guide


It’s the most delicious time of the year and we all know that it isn’t really a celebration without your favourite desserts. Whether it’s treats for Christmas morning, dessert for your turkey dinner or a treat for your New Year’s Eve Party we have you covered. Read along to find out our suggestions.

Masstown Market Cinnamon Rolls

Christmas morning is always filled with excitement and anticipation. This year, fill your morning with Masstown Market Cinnamon Rolls and we promise your excitement will be better than ever. Masstown Market has become famous for their irresistible cinnamon rolls – best enjoyed while they are still warm and chewy. Your friends and family will thank you at Christmas brunch when you walk in with these.

Cranberry Shortbread Cheesecake

Our Cranberry Shortbread Cheesecake might be almost too beautiful to eat… almost. Featuring vanilla shortbread from Mrs. MacGregor’s, a delicious and local cranberry sauce and candied cranberries, this cheesecake will win hearts and taste buds at any holiday dinner. This is the perfect post-turkey dessert and won’t last on the dinner table for long.

Lunenburg Fruitcake

This recipe is featured in Nova Scotia Cookery, Then & Now and it’s perfect for a family gathering at Grandma’s house. This Lunenburg Fruitcake will bring back fond memories of traditional Nova Scotia holidays where homes are warm and bellies are full. “What says fruitcake? Warm spices, cloves, nutmeg, cinnamon – traditional Christmas flavours.”- Chef T.J. Pittman

Sticky Toffee Pudding

Looking for your taste of decadence this December? This Sticky toffee pudding drenched in aromatic rum sauce and garnished with a Christmas tree-shaped ginger cookie is simple, festive, and absolutely decadent. For the best flavour in your rum sauce use a local rum from Still Fired Distilleries, Ironworks Distillery, Steinhart Distillery, Compass Distillers, Barrelling Tide, Coldstream Clear Distillery, Halifax Distilling or Authentic Seacoast.

Triple Chocolate Gluten-Free Holiday Trifle

Thankfully, the holidays don’t end after Christmas Day. They continue right through until the New Year, and so can your celebration of delicious desserts. This Triple Chocolate Gluten-Free Holiday Trifle is just what your New Year’s Eve party needs. With layers of vanilla pudding, chocolate cake and chocolate whipped cream it will hit the spot and take you party to the next level.


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