The StorieD Recipe

47 Christmas Desserts from Around the World

Sweet, creamy, and refreshing. A frozen alternative to traditional cranberry sauce with pineapple.

My podcast guest describes this sweet treat as a nostalgic and festive delight, perfect for dessert or with a morning coffee.

Southern Frozen Cranberry Salad Bites

South African Peppermint Crisp Tart

Layers of tennis biscuits, whipped cream, condensed milk, and peppermint crisp chocolate chunks.

Learn from Kate Jack as she  makes a South African holiday treat and advises on sourcing authentic ingredients.

Cranberry Tea

On my podcast, Laura Clark shares her grandmother's cherished holiday tea recipe and the fond memories it evokes.

This spiced cranberry-orange drink is tart, slightly sweet, and has a complex favor profile.

This pudding is slightly sweet and considered less a dessert, more a hearty accompaniment to soup.

While many refer to this pudding as a Hungarian Christmas  treat, Dora Hurley had it almost weekly as a child.

Mákos Guba: Hungarian Poppy Seed Bread Pudding

Norwegian Chocoloate Mint Truffles

Easy no-bake chocolate mint truffles are perfect for a holiday party or Christmas gift!

Alexandra Taylor remembers sneaking these treats with her brothers before Christmas, prompting her mom to make an extra batch for Christmas Eve.

Povitica Bread with Walnut Cinnamon Swirl

A warm, sweet, and comforting bread, and when cut, you'll see the characteristic look of a beautiful cinnamon swirl.

Tune in to hear my guest, Marlene Leap, share her secrets for crafting her exceptional and traditional bread.

Discover the complete collection of 47 Christmas recipes in  the blog post on  The Storied Recipe


A unique podcast that effortlessly crosses the lines between the cooking, documentary, and culture genres.  Global guests share heritage and memories through their cherished recipes.