Wreath-Shaped Snacks That Will Make Any Get-Together More Merry

Spread some holiday cheer with one of these festive recipes.

Food Network Kitchen's Holiday Berry Meringue Wreath.

Photo by: Teri Lyn Fisher

Teri Lyn Fisher

Sturdy evergreens trimmed with garland and lights, playlists packed with your favorite carols and glasses of sweet, spiked eggnog: Is there anything better than holiday party season?

Aside from the joy of spending time with family and friends, most of us look forward to this season’s get-togethers because of the snacks. (So. Many. Snacks.) This is the time of year when we treat ourselves to our favorites — and reinvent them in fun, festive ways.

Not sure you can create a gigantic standing snowman made of cupcakes or an elaborate Santa bread pastry (complete with his signature hat and beard)? Try making a wreath. This simple shape is perfect for decorators of any skill level — and full of holiday cheer!

FNK Development; Holiday Cheeseball Wreath,FNK Development; Holiday Cheeseball Wreath

Photo by: Armando Rafael Moutela ©2015, Television Food Network, G.P. All Rights Reserved

Armando Rafael Moutela, 2015, Television Food Network, G.P. All Rights Reserved

Bundled branches of holly and pine are nice but when it comes to wreaths, one that gets its’ bright green color from fresh herbs (sprinkled over creamy cheese) is better!

Food Network Kitchen's Holiday Berry Meringue Wreath.

Photo by: Teri Lyn Fisher

Teri Lyn Fisher

Like wintry mounds of fluffy, fallen snow this meringue wreath is sure to get you in the holiday spirit. For a light, airy texture, add the sugar into the mixing bowl slowly, in several batches. This helps the sugar dissolve — and won’t deflate your whipped egg whites.

Food Network Kitchen's Cinnamon Rolls Wreath.

Photo by: Teri Lyn Fisher

Teri Lyn Fisher

Who needs presents to unwrap when you can tear into this sweet, swirled masterpiece? You’ll be surprised how easy it is to create the pull-apart design. Instead of slicing your log of rolled dough into individual discs, connect the two ends and cut slits (one inch apart) all around the ring. Then, simply fan the pieces out to form a wreath.

Food Nework Kitchen's Holiday One-Offs, Pizza Wreath

Photo by: Kate Mathis ©2016, Television Food Network, G.P. All Rights Reserved

Kate Mathis, 2016, Television Food Network, G.P. All Rights Reserved

There’s only one way to decorate a wreath filled with pepperoni, cheese and Italian sausage: fresh basil leaves and a pizza dough bow!

Photo by: Heather Ramsdell ©©Food Network 2016

Heather Ramsdell, ©Food Network 2016

Here’s an easy way to add more red and green to your Yuletide spread: gather green beans, broccoli and shishito peppers into a wreath-like ring and decorate with clusters of grape tomatoes. Serve alongside onion dip for a tasty holiday appetizer.

Five-Minute Fudge Wreath

Photo by: Tara Donne ©Tara Donne

Tara Donne, Tara Donne

You've been on the nice list all year so treat yourself to the admiration of everyone at your holiday get-together. Just make this show-stopping chocolate fudge wreath.

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