Christmas Bars & Brownies

Warm-up your home with fresh-from-the-oven Christmas bars and brownies. These holiday desserts are easy to make for a crowd, so your guests and family can dig in after dinner. From blondies to rich fudgy brownies to pumpkin bars and more, you'll want to make these recipes again and again.

Most Recent

Luscious Cheesecake Bars & Brownies

Rich, creamy, and delicious, these pretty cheesecake bars are hard to resist. Of course, brownie cheesecake bars and brownie cheesecake bites also get their moment in the spotlight (and they're just as tasty!). With all the cheesecake bar recipes we have to choose from, you'll definitely find one to fit in at your next party or get-together.

How to Make Fresh Raspberry Bars

Scott Peacock, American cooking guru and Better Homes and Gardens contributing editor, shows you how to get extra flavor with minimal effort when you bake these go-anywhere fresh-fruit dessert.

Luscious Fruit-Filled Bars & Squares

These fruit bar recipes are easy to make and full of fresh fruit flavor. There's a decadent dessert recipe for every season and palate, including apple bars and ginger-spiced rhubarb bars.

Blissful Brownie Recipes

Make tasty fudgy brownies for a crowd! This collection of our best brownies has it all. Try a classic buttermilk brownie or opt for divine chocolate brownies. Want something new? Fruit-infused brownies add tartness to the sweet dessert, and a splash of alcohol pumps up the richness of brownie recipes. Peanuts and other nuts give crunch to the chewy brownie classics. Time to get baking!

Fabulous No-Bake Cookies & Bars

This lineup of no-bake favorites is your ticket to gourmet glory without the fuss.

More Christmas Bars & Brownies

How to Make Brownies

Learn how to make brownies in less than 10 easy steps—really, brownies from scratch are not that difficult. These rich, fudgy desserts are surprisingly easy, plus they always turn out. Although these baking tips are based on a chocolate brownie recipe, they can easily be adjusted and applied to blonde brownies, fudge brownies, chocolate chip brownies, and more!

Our Best Bar Cookies

These cookie bar recipes -- including creamy peanut butter bars, fruit-filled bars, chocolaty caramel treats, and more -- are irresistible, foolproof, and perfect for any occasion. The best part? You don't have to worry about scooping messy spoonfuls of dough, cookie by cookie. It's all in one batch! Simply fill a pan and bake 'em up, and you've got warm, fresh-from-the-oven bar cookies.