5 Delicious Holiday Recipes

Dec 13, 2020

The holiday season is in full swing here at Monarc and this week we’ve got some delicious recipes perfect for fully enjoying the festive days ahead. A little indulgent, a little something for the sweet tooth--we’ve rounded up a great mix sure to satisfy that craving for something a little extra special this time of year! Read ahead to check out our favorites and be sure to let us know which ones you try!

Holiday Nog Protein Pancakes

These delicious and protein-packed pancakes from @healthylittlevittles are just the way to start your morning off! With simple ingredients, this recipe makes soft and fluffy pancakes that are so yummy and also super good for you. Garnish with cranberries and a sprig of rosemary and dig in! Find the full recipe and all the details here.


(Photo & Recipe: @healthylittlevittles)

Candy Cane Cookies

We absolutely adore these Candy Cane Cookies from What The Fork Food Blog--they’re totally festive and a great activity to get the whole family involved in! The cookies have a light peppermint taste and just the right amount of crunch. Best of all, this recipe is gluten free! Find all the info here


Vegan Peppermint Hot Chocolate

For a yummy warm beverage perfect for pairing with cookies and other holiday sweets, try this Vegan Peppermint Hot Chocolate recipe from @youreverydaygourmet. Combine almond milk with crushed peppermint candy and cocoa powder for a tasty treat that’s also easy to whip up. Add vegan whipped cream and marshmallows for an extra adorable touch! Find all the recipe details here.


(Photo & Recipe: @youreverydaygourmet)

Perfect Sugar Cookies 

As delicious as a simple chocolate chip is, sometimes you just need a fully decked out sugar cookie this time of year! Fortunately, Delish shares their recipe for Perfect Sugar Cookies; and we have to say, they really do live up to their name. The best part of this recipe is, you don’t need any fancy tools for decorating...what you have around the house will work just fine! Find all the info here.


Big Batch Coquito Recipe

We love everything food blogger and recipe creator @fatgirlhedonist puts out there, and her Big Batch Coquito recipe is no exception! The Puerto Rican staple combines several different kinds of milk with cinnamon, nutmeg, vanilla...and plenty of rum. This recipe makes about a gallon, so there’s lots to share with friends or give away as a holiday gift! Find all the details here.


We hope you enjoy these terrific holiday recipes! Let us know what tasty treats you’re making by tagging us at #MonarcMet!