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New Years Eve Dessert Ideas

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I’m in charge of all the cooking and baking this New Year’s Eve, and I’ve been searching for desserts for a while now. The thing I like best about these ideas are that they are bite sized desserts which means you and your guests can devour sample a lot of them without feeling guilty! They’re colorful and fun, just as any NYE party should be!

ball drop cupcakes
Photo Source: Confessions Of A Cook Book Queen

Ball Drop Cupcakes. These cupcakes from Confessions Of A Cook Book Queen are fun, fancy, and yummy! Wait for the ball to drop with your very own!

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Edible Horns. The only thing better than tooting a horn is eating one! This fabulous idea for edible horns from Hungry Happenings use sugar cones, melted chocolate, and colored sugar!

Photo Source: Family Fresh Cooking

Champagne Vanilla Pudding. This fancy dessert from Family Fresh Cooking is a play off of the number one New Years ingredient- champagne!

Photo Source: The Mom Maven
Photo Source: The Mom Maven

Lemon Meringue Tarts. Lemon is my favorite thing so if it’s got lemon, I’m all about it! This finger food version of lemon meringue from The Mom Maven is light, tangy, and delicious!

cookie pops
Photo Source: PNP Flowers

Mini Ice Cream Cookie Pops. Grab one, grab five, these are small enough that you won’t be able to tell the difference! These little mini ice cream cookie pops from Pnp Flowers combine the best of both worlds. Warm gooey chocolate chip cookies and ice cold vanilla ice cream!

banana split
Photo Source: Bakers Royale

Banana Split Bites. These festive banana split bites from Bakers Royale are cuter, more practical, and even more delicious than a normal banana split. Perfect for New Years!

Photo Source: Sprinkle Bites

Vanilla Bean Donuts. These little bite sized donuts from Sprinkle Bites would be extra festive if you did them in silver or gold!

Photo Source: Desserted Planet

White Chocolate Raspberry Cheesecake. This delicious cheesy and fruity recipe from Desserted Planet would be perfect if you cut them in small bites so your guests could easily grab one and go!

Photo Source: Babble
Photo Source: Babble

Poptarts On A Stick. Clever, creative, and so simple! This easy recipe from Babble is just a matter of putting pop tarts on a stick! They look so much fancier this way!

cherry pies
Photo Source: Kitchen Simplicity

Mini Cherry Pies. Impress your guests by making each of them their very own mini cherry pie with this recipe from Kitchen Simplicity. Nothing says delicious quite like a cherry pie.


Gumdrop Fudge. This fun take on fudge from Moms In A Blog would be perfect for New Years because it’s bright, colorful, and festive! Gum drops give it a fun spin that guests of all ages will love!

Photo Source: Bake Or Break

Chocolate Salted Caramel Cupcakes. Chocolate, caramel, and sea salt is my all time favorite flavor combo. The three just go together marvelously! This recipe from Bake Or Break would be a wonderfully decadent dessert for the evening!

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