Superfast Holiday Recipes

Twenty-minute appetizers, sides, desserts, and entrées—all worthy of the holiday table and ready in a flash.

Our Favorite Superfast Holiday Recipes
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Our Favorite Superfast Holiday Recipes

Whether you need a quick dish to round out a holiday menu, you’re throwing together a last-minute holiday party, or you need a quick meal for a casual evening at home, delicious flavor and appealing presentation doesn’t have to go out the window just because you’re pressed for time. All the dishes in this holiday collection can be ready in 20 minutes or less, so you have more time for a little holiday cheer.

First up, Mocha Chocolate Sauce with Pound Cake: An easy, versatile chocolate sauce dresses up store-bought pound cake for a simple dessert offering.

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