The Best New Holiday Foods to Snack on This Season
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Sara Lee Peppermint Cheesecake
It's peppermint season, folks. Sara Lee released a special edition New York Style Chocolate Peppermint Cheesecake and it’s baked into a delicious chocolate cookie crust with real peppermint, real cream cheese, and topped with semi-sweet chocolate chips. Best of all, it doesn’t even require an oven!
Reese's Lovers Collection Gift Box
Filled with five full-sized Reese's favorites including Reese's White Peanut Butter Cups, Reese's Pieces Peanut Butter Cups, Reese's Dark Chocolate Peanut Butter Cups, and two Original Reese's Peanut Butter Cups this pack is a peanut butter lover's dream. The box even says "Best. Gift. Ever." and we completely agree.
Buy it! Reese's Lovers Collection Gift Box, $4.99, Target.com
Epic Gourmet Popcorn
It's easier than ever to stuff your stockings with holiday-inspired popcorn flavors. Check out Epic Gourmet Popcorn's Holiday Box this season, which features a trio of festive flavors: Epic Holiday Mix, Epic Reindeer Chow, and Epic Holiday Trail Mix. The first is made with a sweet and buttery Caramel White Cheddar popcorn, the second with a candy-coated White Chocolate popcorn mixed with chocolate and salty pretzels, and the third with Cheddar Cheese, Caramel popcorn, pretzels, crispy corn pillows, and candy-coated chocolate.
Buy it! Epic Gourmet Popcorn Holiday Box, $40, EpicPopcorn.com
The chocolate company released multiple seasonal flavors perfect for gifting just in time for the holidays. You can find flavors including Gingerbread Spice, Nutcracker Brittle, and Peppermint Crunch, along with other treats like Dark Chocolate Peppermint Marshmallows and Peppermint Cocoa Cups in stores for the rest of the holiday season.
Buy it! Theo Chocolate Holiday Bars, $20, TheoChocolate.com
High Brew Peppermint Mocha
This holiday twist on a classic coffee drink is just what you need for Christmas. High Brew's Peppermint Mocha combines a bold coffee flavor with rich peppermint dark chocolate, and it will give you the perfect energy boost. You can find it online or at select distributors around the country.
Buy it! High Brew Peppermint Mocha, $12, HighBrewCoffee.com
Don't skip the seasonally-inspired lineup of LARABAR snack bars — they come in Pumpkin Pie, Gingerbread, and Snickerdoodle flavors and they're all made with nine or fewer simple ingredients. Each flavor contains only 190-200 calories and tastes like fall in a bar.
Buy it! LARABAR Holiday Bars, $14, Walmart.com
Candy Cane Smashmallow
Once the temperatures start really dropping, you'll be grateful for Smashmallow's new holiday flavors, Candy Cane and Hot Cocoa. Just cuddle up with a blanket and a book and enjoy!
Buy it! Candy Cane Smashmallow, $4, Target.com
Welch's Christmas Fruit Snacks
Welch's holiday-themed fruit snacks are back for a limited time only and they're bound to be the best stocking stuffer at the Christmas party. They feature custom pieces including an ornament, Christmas tree, snowman, Santa Claus, and a snowflake. The Fruit Snacks come in a 5-count box, and a 28-count box — because why not?
Buy it! Welch's Christmas Fruit Snacks 28-Count Box, $5, Target.com
Aldi Holiday Cheese
It's hard to believe anything can be as cute as Aldi's new holiday-themed cheese line. There are three flavors, including cheddar cheese with port wine (shaped like Santa), cheddar cheese with caramelized onion (shaped like a snowman), and mature cheddar cheese (shaped like a star). You can purchase each block for $4 exclusively at Aldi.
NERDS Tangy Christmas Canes
NERDS' new Christmas candy canes are a sweet, sour and tangy twist on the classic canes. They come in flavors like Tropical Punch, Road Rash Strawberry, What-a-Melon, Oh So Very Cherry, Gotta-Have-Grape, and Seriously Strawberry — and are exclusive to Walmart.
Buy it! NERDS Tangy Christmas Canes, $2, Walmart.com
My/Mo Mochi Cool Peppermint
Deck the halls with peppermint mochi, fa la la la la, la la la la. My/Mo Mochi has released a Cool Peppermint flavor for a limited time only, so don't miss your chance to try it out. The mochi dough is filled with a scoop of premium peppermint flavored ice cream and sprinkled with crunchy minty bits.
Buy it! My/Mo Mochi Cool Peppermint, $5, Target.com
Partake Cookie Ornament Decorating Kit
The DIY cookie kit from Partake is free of the top eight allergens, non-GMO, gluten-free, vegan, and certified Glyphosate Residue-Free. The $35 kit contains easy, step-by-step instructions to make 15 cookie ornaments and includes Ginger Snap and Double Chocolate Chip cookies, Supernatural sprinkles, organic powdered sugar, frosting, and a spool of ribbon.
Buy it! Partake Cookie Ornament Decorating Kit, $34, partakefoods.com
Fun Dip Cherry & Razz Apple Christmas Candy Canes
In addition to their candy canes, Walmart has also released an exclusive set of Fun Dip Cherry & Razz Apple Christmas Candy Canes. Each box includes 6 Brach's Cherry Canes and 6 Fun Dip pouches, and they're sure to impress every candy-lover.
Buy it! Fun Dip Cherry & Razz Apple Christmas Candy Canes, $2, Walmart.com
The low-calorie ice cream brand released two winter seasonal flavors that are available until the end of December. Chocolate Peppermint Crunch is vegan and dairy-free, only 320 calories per pint, and is loaded with red peppermint candy pieces and a rich peppermint chocolate base. Gingerbread House, a returning favorite, is filled with ginger cookie bites and rich swirls of icing. It's also only 360 calories per pint.
Lipton released a line of festive teas for free to inspire wellness over the holidays. Flavors include cheeky names like "Holiday Party Overload" and "Dealing With Relatives." They became available on Nov. 12 and sold out, but they were so popular that they were restocked on the website.
Buy it! Lipton RealiTEAS, $0, Lipton.com
Candy Cane Milano
Reddi-Wip Santa Cans
Limited edition Santa-themed Reddi-Wip cans will liven up any dessert table — no Pinterest-worthy decorating skills required. Find them for $3 in stores now.
Holiday Hershey's Kisses
These are the most versatile addition to holiday stockings — with ten new flavors, from hot cocoa to peppermint, there's a Kiss for everyone.
Buy it! Hershey's Hot Cocoa Kisses, $8, amazon.com
Starbucks Holiday Line-Up
Starbucks is celebrating with their holiday line-up of at-home brews and bottled coffees, available in grocery stores across the United States. Items include the classic Holiday Blend K-Cup Packs, new Holiday Spice Cold Brew Pitcher Packs, Peppermint Mocha Latte K-Cup Packs, and more.
Buy it! Starbucks Holiday Bundle, $17, amazon.com
Dark Chocolate & Peppermint and White Chocolate & Peppermint Pretzel Crisps
Pretzel Crisps have gotten a holiday makeover in the form of rich, real dark chocolate and creamy white chocolate flavored coating. Both the Dark Chocolate and White Chocolate flavors are sprinkled with refreshing peppermint candy pieces, and the sweet and salty combo is the best treat you could wish for this holiday season.
Buy it! Pretzel Crisps Dark Chocolate, $3, Target
Reese's Holiday Lights
The peanut butter creme-filled eggs look just like the old-school lights used to decorate the tree, but they’re definitely a little tastier. Each package comes with four peanut butter eggs wrapped in decorative foil, similar to the eggs they release for Easter.
Buy it! Reese's Holiday Lights, $5, walgreens.com
Duncan Hines Hot Chocolate Cake
Boomchickapop Kettle Corn
We're always in the mood for kettle corn, but now we have even more of a reason to eat it. Boomchickapop Kettle Corn released four new holiday kettle corn flavors including White Chocolate & Peppermint, Frosted Sugar Cookie, and Hot Cocoa Marshmallow.
Buy it! Angie's Boomchickapop Hot Cocoa Marshmallow Flavored Kettle Corn, $3, Instacart
Kit Kat Sweet Cinnamon Miniatures
The seasonal chocolate wafers are not only infused with warm flavors, but they also come in adorable green packaging made to look like elves.
Buy it! Kit Kat Sweet Cinnamon Miniatures, $5, Walgreens
Murray's Cheeseboard Kits
If you’re a cheese-lover, you’re going to love the holiday cheese board kits from Murray's Cheese available at select Kroger stores nationwide. While the three options are all a little different, two of them include cheddar and other cheese board favorites like marcona almonds, preserves, and crackers. The kits provide an easy assembly process, so you'll be shocked and proud at the looks of your professional-grade cheese board.
Buy it! Cheese Board Kits, $35, Kroger
MillerCoors Steel Reserve Alloy Series
MillerCoors released a Steel Reserve Alloy Series with snarky sayings on the cans in reference to uncomfortable situations people find themselves in during Christmas break back home. Sayings include “When you get asked why you’re single for the 3rd year in a row” and “When your uncle wants to talk politics.” Find the SRAS cans in convenience stores for a limited time only.
Swiss Miss Holiday Tins
These metallic tins are an elegant — and delicious —stocking stuffer. The four options come with six packets of milk chocolate, dark chocolate, marshmallow or French vanilla so everyone can warm up with a cup after opening presents. They cost $10 at Costco.
Gingerbread Brownie Brittle
We just can't get enough of this gingerbread-flavored Brownie Brittle. The holiday treat is the perfect afternoon snack or dessert and you can get it in bulk on the Brownie Brittle website.
Buy it! Gingerbread Brownie Brittle, $45 (for 12 pack), browniebrittle.com
Hershey's Dipped Pretzels White Crème
We’ve been dreaming of a white Christmas, so we’re really thankful for these white crème bite-size pretzels. They’re also decorated with sprinkles for a special kick.
Buy it! Hershey's Dipped Pretzels White Crème, $5, instacart.com
Borden Dairy Gingerbread Eggnog
If you've ever wondered what gingerbread flavored eggnog would taste like, here's your chance. Borden Dairy's Gingerbread Eggnog is here just in time for holiday celebrations, so check it out in your dairy aisle now through Dec. 31.
Mrs. Butter-worth's “Mrs. Claus”
Mrs. Butter-worth's is dressing up for the holidays and turning into Mrs. Claus for a limited time — and she is so cute! Find the special holiday package for only $4 for the rest of the holiday season.