All the New Holiday-Flavored Foods You Can Buy for 2022
Deck your cabinets with these delicious groceries.
Although the holidays aren't here just yet, it's never too early to indulge in some extra Christmas cheer. Whether you swap out pumpkin spice for peppermint in your morning cup of coffee or you grab a sugar cookie (or three) during your afternoon snack break, there's a bunch of delicious products currently available that'll help you add a holly jolly touch to all your November and December days and nights. From candy and cookies to coffee creamers and ice creams, here are all the best holiday-flavored groceries to stock in your pantry right now!
December officially ushers in holiday cookie season, and Partake Foods is here to make sure your cookie plate stays adequately filled. Along with the melt-in-your-mouth, soft-baked chocolate peppermint cookies pictured above, the brand also has a crunchy Holiday Sprinkle cookie available this season, which features a festive topping made from red and green confetti. Looking for another reason why you should buy them? Both cookie flavors are free from all the top 9 allergens and are certified kosher, vegan and gluten-free, so you can feel extra-good about leaving some out for Santa to enjoy on Christmas Eve too.
This holiday-ready cupcake assortment from Sprinkles is perfect for fans of the sweeter things in life. It comes with 12 cupcakes total, in beloved flavors like vanilla and red velvet, plus holly jolly chocolate peppermint. The yummy offering is also available for nationwide shipping, so go ahead and send it to all your friends in the North Pole and beyond!
This heavenly chocolate bar from Compartés combines chunks of freshly baked sugar cookies and velvety milk chocolate to create the ultimate holiday confection! Sugar cookie enthusiasts will appreciate the chocolate bar's topping, which is made from bright red, crystallized sugar sprinkles. We're also big fans of the brand's equally delicious Linzer Cookie and Gingerbread Dark Chocolate bars, in case you wanted to grab a few more options for your office secret Santa.
Traditional pecan pie lovers won't be able to resist this brand-new, limited-edition release from Lady M Confections. The unique twist on the classic Southern dessert is made up of 20 handmade crépes and features yummy repeating layers of nutty pecan-infused pastry cream and chopped candied pecans. The cake can feed up to 14 people, so be sure to order one now for your Turkey Day celebration.
This limited-edition brownie brittle from Sheila G's tastes just like everyone's favorite holiday beverage: hot chocolate! Each delectable piece is studded with gooey chocolate chips and miniature marshmallows and can be eaten whole or crushed up and used as a topping for a plethora of other holiday-flavored treats, like this sinful chocolate pudding. The brand also has a Peppermint-flavored brittle available this year, which contains crushed up pieces of the minty candy and a luscious white chocolate glaze.
Your family will be nothing but thankful when they see this yummy cake sitting on your Turkey Day dessert table. Made up of three spongy layers of orange cake, the unique treat from Susie Cakes also features juicy cranberries dispersed throughout it and a zesty orange-flavored buttercream on the outside to give you a quintessential fall dessert. Be sure to order yours now to receive it by Thanksgiving. And if you are looking for a Christmas-flavored treat, be sure to pre-order the bakery's equally tasty Chocolate Candy Cane Cake cake, which combines crushed-up candy canes, decadent chocolate cake and mint-flavored buttercream all in one.
Twelve cozy holiday teas await you in this fun sampler from David's Tea, which contains a merry blend of loose leaf greens, blacks, rooibos, pu'erhs and whites. With seasonally appropriate names like Jingle Bell Chai, Candy Cane Crush and Merry Mistletoe, it's truly Christmas in a box! If you're planning on giving it to someone as a gift, we suggest pairing the sampler with this adorable color-changing snowman mug.
Whether you use them for snacking or for topping your nightly cup of cocoa, these peppermint-flavored mini marshmallows from Jet-Puffed make a fun holiday buy. If peppermint isn't your thing, check out the brand's equally tasty French vanilla marshmallows instead. Spoiler alert: they're snowman-shaped!
Our editors were instant fans of these limited-edition Cinnamon Brown Sugar cookies from Tate's Bake Shop. Part sugar cookie, part snickerdoodle, the sweet treats are sure to become your new favorite grocery item this December too. For double the dose of holiday spice, be sure to snag a bag of Tate's molasses and ginger-packed Gingersnap cookies as well.
Thanks to these melt-in-your-mouth mini ice cream sandwiches from Cream + Sugar, you can now enjoy all the comforting goodness of pumpkin spice well-beyond Halloween. Creamy pumpkin-flavored ice cream makes up the sandwiches’ middles, while two crispy chocolate chip cookies form their tops and bottoms. We’re also big fans of their colorful sprinkle coating, which makes them perfect for kiddos of all ages. If you have individuals in your family who avoid the pie table on Thanksgiving or Christmas Day, these yummy frozen treats are a great alternative. For all the December vibes, be sure to check out the brand's Peppermint sandos.
Hot cocoa becomes even more heavenly (and spicy!) thanks to this one-of-a-kind offering from DONA. It comes with everything you need to make an ultra-comforting batch of turmeric white hot chocolate, including a bottle of the brand's fan-favorite turmeric concentrate, a canister of white chocolate chips and a jar of turmeric spice dust. You’ll also find a battery-operated drink frother nestled inside!
Tidings of comfort and joy are sure to come your way when you present this festive spread of holiday-themed spreads from American Spoon to your friends and family this season. The Christmas-themed bundle contains 4 jars of the brand's best-selling and limited-release sauces and jams, including their white chocolate-infused Peppermint Caramel, their fig-, sour cherry- and cranberry-based Holiday Jam, their buttery Salted Maple Caramel and their silky-smooth Fudge Sauce.
Ice cream isn't just a summer thing, and this special batch caramel gingerbread-flavored gelato from Talenti is proof. With luscious ribbons of homemade dulce de leche and chunks of crumbled up cinnamon cookies, this gelato is just what you'll want to dig into after a long night of gift wrapping and tree trimming!
Your heart — and your taste buds — are sure to grow three sizes larger after you add a tablespoon of this cheerful International Delight coffee creamer into your morning cup of joe. It tastes just like a traditional sugar cookie, royal icing included! The brand also has two other Grinch-themed coffee creamers available this year, including this spicy Gingerbread Cookie Dough one and this ultra-refreshing Peppermint Mocha variety, so everyone in Whoville (and your household) can add their own spin to the caffeinated beverage of their choice.
Unlike traditional gingerbread cookies, these biscotti from Nonni's contain crunchy bits of chopped almonds on the inside and a sweet icing on the outside to give you a much more elevated seasonal snack. Each biscotti is also individually-wrapped, which makes bringing them along as an in-between-Christmas-caroling-snack a no-brainer.
This limited-edition coffee blend from Partners Coffee Roasters features comforting notes of orange, cranberry, honey and mulled wine. The festive offering comes available in seven different varieties, including whole bean, French Press, espresso and cold brew, so you'll have more than enough ways to treat the coffee-lover in your life. We also love the decorative metallic bag the coffee comes in — it’s so stunning in person that you won’t need to do any additional wrapping.
You'll want to leave a plateful of these delicious hazelnut hot cocoa-flavored Milano cookies out for Santa and yourself to enjoy this Christmas Eve — they're that yummy! Bonus points if you pair them alongside an actual cup of pipping hot chocolate.
These limited-edition plant-based cheese wedges from Good Planet are great for vegans. The uniquely-flavored snacks are also individually-wrapped, which makes them perfect for hiding in stockings.
If candy canes are a beloved holiday goodie in your home, these limited-edition truffles from Godiva will fit right in. The eye-catching treats feature a rich white chocolate shell and a dreamy peppermint-flavored ganache, that'll have you envisioning snow-covered wintery days with every bite you take.
Even the scourgiest of scourges won't be able to resist these buttery shortbread cookies from Walker's. Each box comes with a merry and bright collection of holiday-themed shapes, including Christmas trees, Santas, stars and bells.
If you ever found yourself wondering what a sugar cookie would taste like in liquid form, stocking up on these cookie-flavored K-cups is a good idea. With hints of cinnamon and sugar, the light roast is perfect for sipping during all your December days...and nights, if that's what you prefer!
Williams Sonoma's peppermint bark is pretty legendary. In fact, according to the company's website the taste of it is "often copied but never matched in quality or flavor," by their competitors. This year, the brand has even more delicious ways for you to enjoy the minty treat. This sampler, which is available only once each year, features three cases of the chocolaty snack, in the following varieties: Original, Salted and Dark Chocolate.
If you are someone who likes to enjoy cold coffee year-round, including during winter months like December, January and February, you'll love this naturally-flavored concentrate from Javy. Each bottle contains about 30 servings and tastes just like fresh out of the oven holiday cookies, making it perfect for drinking before long days of present shopping at the mall. You can also heat the concentrate up to make warm coffee drinks and lattes, if you're a fan of both chilled and hot beverages.
This brand-new offering from Chobani tastes just like Christmas morning! The ready-to-drink cold brew combines the freshness of minty peppermint with chocolatey mocha and velvety smooth oat milk, and tastes best when served over a tall glass of ice. The holiday fun doesn't stop there — Chobani also has a yummy assortment of other holiday-flavored goodies available this year, including their cozy limited-batch Gingerbread Oat Milk Coffee Creamer, their returning plant-based Oat Nog and their dreamy Milk-Based Peppermint Coffee Creamer.
Sugarfina always has a spot on our "nice" list thanks to their eye-catching sugary confections. Studded with both mini marshmallows and broken up candy cane pieces, this hot cocoa-flavored milk chocolate bar is a total delight, and at just $12.95 per bar, it also makes a very tasty Stocking Stuffer or White Elephant gift.
Gingerbread, Mint Cocoa and Nut Nog — you'll be able to make beverages in all three of these one-of-a-kind flavors thanks so this holly jolly bundle of drink powders from Blume! Made from ingredients like date powder, ginger root and ashwagandha, these better-for-you blends will help you enjoy all your favorite holiday bevvies, without the added sugar or caffeine.
Freshly baked sugar cookies, rich milk chocolate and crunchy toffee pieces are the shining stars behind these delightful candy clusters from Niagara Chocolates. The delectable treats make a lovely holiday gift for the food-loving kids and adults in your life. The brand also has Gingerbread Cookie Clusters available for your shopping pleasure this holiday season, so be sure to stock up on both!
If coconut macaroons always have a spot on your Hanukkah table, this flavored red rooibos from The Republic Of Tea belongs right alongside them. With bold notes of vanilla, almond and coconut, it's truly the only drink you'll need this winter.
If you're looking for an adult-friendly way to make spirits bright this holiday season, just think of Tipsy Scoop's "Deck the Halls'' ice cream collection as your personal elf. It comes with 5 spiked flavors of the frosty treat, including vodka-infused Iced Holiday Sugar Cookie Martini, coffee liqueur-infused Cookies & Cream Mudslide and creme de menthe-infused Minty Spiked Hot Chocolate.
This uniquely flavored organic popcorn from LesserEvil makes the ultimate holiday movie-watching snack. It's dusted with a sweet-meets-earthy blend of melted white chocolate and matcha green tea powder and is best eaten by the sleighful. LesserEvil's brand-new drizzled Dark Chocolate & Himalayan Pink Salt variety is just as delicious, and makes a great edible gift when placed in cellophane goodie bags like these.
Even those on Santa's "naughty" list will appreciate these scrumptious snickerdoodle-flavored almonds from Blue Diamond. The superfood offering is just one of the brand's first-ever holiday releases for 2022; they also have a Peppermint Cocoa version available.
This limited-edition dip from La Terra Fina combines the tartness of dried cranberries with the creaminess of fresh cream cheese and the spiciness of jalapenos to give you a stress-free holiday appetizer guests can snack on while waiting for the turkey or ham to finish roasting in the oven.
This brand-new cookie flavor from Levain Bakery is perfect for individuals who can't get enough peppermint during the holidays. The decadent rounds pair Levain's signature dark chocolate cookie dough with red-and-white-colored peppermint chips, which get nice and melty when heated up in the oven. For a limited-time, you can even get the cookies packaged inside of a festive holiday keepsake tin.
If you're planning on hosting a holiday get-together with all your closest elf-ies this December, you'll want to have this limited-edition party pack from Legally Addictive on hand. The duo features one bag each of the brand's heavenly toffee-and-chocolate-covered cracker cookies in two new flavors — Salted Gingerbread and Peppermint Crunch — and are hands down one of our editors all-time favorite holiday buys for 2022. (We ate a whole bag in one sitting...) The Salted Gingerbread flavor is also made in partnership with Spicewalla, so you don't need to worry about whether or not it actually tastes like the classic Christmas cookie. We can happily confirm, it does!!!
Eating and gifting panettone is a beloved holiday pastime, and this award-winning one from pastry chef Nicola Olivieri is a fun play on both old and new traditions. It's made with Carandini Emilio Balsamic Vinegar and features a sweet balsamic cream and balsamic vinegar-infused raisins.
These brand-new canned oatmilk lattes from La Colombe are mint to be in your fridge this holiday season. Featuring robust notes of real peppermint, Brazilian cold brew coffee, chocolaty cocoa and frothy oatmilk, they're a real winter wonder! If you're not a fan of plant-based milks, be sure to check out the brand's returning Peppermint Mocha Latttes, which contain real milk.
Who needs a workshop full of elfs when you've got these buzzy espresso-flavored M&M's to energize you throughout all your holiday shopping and present wrapping this Christmas. The festive mix comes with both dark and milk chocolate candies, which make a great stocking stuffer for adults!
If s'mores are a year-round favorite in your house, this brand-new offering from Bailey's Irish Cream is sure to make you feel all warm and fuzzy. Not only does it taste just like the campfire favorite, but you can also use the whiskey to spike all your favorite beverages this winter, like coffee, hot cocoa, cocktails, milkshakes and more.
Chocolate Babka, White Chocolate Hot Cocoa, Caramel Cake Batter, Vanilla Fluff, Brookie, Christmas Sugar Cookie and Snowcap — you'll find all six of these delicious flavors nestled inside this merry and bright Holiday Cheer gift box from Baked by Melissa. For an extra $6, you can also add a festive holiday card to your order!
These adorably packaged hot cocoa bombs from Hershey's make a tasty stocking stuffer for kids and adults of all ages. The yummy milk chocolate orbs contain mini marshmallows inside them, and are a great grocery to have on hand for frosty winter nights. The brand also has a cinnamon-flavored cocoa bomb available this season, which contains a handful of delicious cinnamon-flavored chips inside it.
These crunchy roasted almonds from Planters are covered with a decadent dusting of cocoa powder to give you a healthy holiday-flavored snack that can be eaten by the handful at any time of the day. We're also big fans of the company's brand-new Kettle-Cooked Butter Cinnamon Pecans, which we promise tastes just like your favorite Thanksgiving pie!
Individuals who prefer snacks that are both sweet and salty will enjoy these limited-edition clusters from Lay's. The poppable treats combine the brand's beloved classic potato chips with melted milk chocolate and festive red and green nonpareil sprinkles.