Stars share their best holiday treats on Instagram! While celebrities have the privilege of dining out or hiring a personal chef to cater to their holiday party, many like to get in the spirit of the season by doing the cooking and baking themselves. Here are some celeb-approved recipes for those looking for some sweet and savory inspirations to try this holiday season:
See what your favorite celebs are treating themselves to this Holiday Season:
Everyone loves holiday sweets and celebrities no exception. This sweet shake was an ‘Insta’ favorite pinned by some of your favorite A-List foodies. It’s easy enough for kids to make (with a little adult supervision), they will be so proud of themselves when they’re finished! We put ours in decorated mason jars and used candy-striped straws for extra cuteness!
- 3 cups vanilla ice cream
- 1½ cups milk
- ½ teaspoon peppermint extract
- 1 tablespoon crushed candy canes plus 1 teaspoon for garnish
- whipped cream for topping
- Using an immersion or traditional blender, blend ice cream and milk until smooth. Add peppermint extract and crushed candy canes and blend another 5 seconds.
- Pour into glasses and top with whipped cream and crushed candy canes.
More Celebrities’ Favorite Holiday Treats:
How does Lauren Conrad satisfy her sweet tooth at the Holidays? CAKE. Dubbed the “Christmas Explosion Cake”, the lifestyle expert says “there is really no wrong way to top this cake” and shared more inspiration on her website.
Sarah Jessica Parker celebrated the first season of her HBO series Divorce, with theme decorated cookies and wrote: “I can’t promise sprinkles and icing but I hope it’s a sort of dessert.”
When Taylor Swift shared a photo of her chai sugar cookies with cinnamon eggnog icing, she aptly called the creation “Christmas in September.”
The singer-songwriter shared the recipe with fans eager to try this delicious treat on her Tumblr. “Why? Cause the bakers gonna bake bake bake bake bake bake.”
Swift said she made the cookies from scratch with a recipe she found on a baking blog, originally from a book called The Pastry Queen.
Now that you know what the stars are baking, I’ve sourced the best gifts for bakers that will make them even happier as they bake up their A-List masterpieces. From digital measuring cups to silicone bakeware you just can’t miss with these awesome baking gifts: