Browse CHOW's best holiday dishes
Gingered Pears in Phyllo Cups
An elegant dinner-party dessert filled with pears and walnuts and topped with tangy whipped cream.
Pumpkin–Cream Cheese Frosting
Add a touch of fall to cream cheese frosting with a bit of pumpkin purée, cinnamon, and nutmeg.
Pumpkin Cupcakes with Buttermilk Icing
Spiced with the traditional pumpkin pie flavors of cinnamon, cloves, nutmeg, and vanilla.
Cardamom-Spiced Carrot Cake with Whipped Cream-Cheese Frosting
Kept moist with extra grated carrot, and lightly spiced with cardamom and ginger.
Cinnamon Ice Cream
A nice change from vanilla ice cream that pairs perfectly with apple pie.
Pumpkin Chiffon Pie
A different take on pumpkin pie, with a fluffy filling and a rum-infused whipped cream topping.