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7 Holiday Treats You Can Make in a Muffin Tin

7 Holiday Treats You Can Make in a Muffin Tin

This season we’re going mini with bite-sized holiday treats made right in a muffin tin. Beyond muffins, we’ve found a delicious array of festive goodies you can whip up in muffin tins – perfect for gifting, holiday parties, and sharing with family and friends. From cool peppermint to rich chocolate, all your favorite flavors are tucked into cute, bite-sized versions of traditional holiday treats.

Assemble and bake all your sweet holiday bites in a GoodCook 24-Cup Mini Muffin Pan. Want to go big with your muffins and treats this season? Try the Texas-sized GoodCook 6-Cup Muffin Pan, or treat yourself to the regular-sized GoodCook 12-Cup Muffin Pan. Whatever you’re baking up, GoodCook has everything your kitchen needs!

Small Batch Orange Pecan Mini Sticky Buns

Get a holiday-worthy breakfast on the table fast with store-bought puff pastry tucked into tiny GoodCook 24-Cup Mini Muffin Pan compartments. Scented with orange and honey, these Small Batch Orange Pecan Mini Sticky Buns are perfect when you’re short on time but want a tasty morning treat.

Candy Cane White Chocolate Mini Cheesecakes

‘Tis the season for cheesecake, and this mini version is perfect for serving at holiday parties. Bake up these yummy Candy Cane White Chocolate Mini Cheesecakes in a GoodCook 12-Cup Muffin Pan, serve on a platter, and you’ll have a room full of happy guests!

Peppermint Cookie Cups

Almost too cute to eat, these Peppermint Cookie Cups are made with chocolate cookies, chocolate ganache, mini marshmallows and pepperminty candy canes – you’ll get a sip of hot chocolate in every bite! Bake them up in a GoodCook 24-Cup Mini Muffin Pan, assemble, and delight with this adorable and festive treat!

Canoli Bites

It’s holiday party time, and your guests will love an Italian bakery treat in mini form. Canoli Bites are baked up in a GoodCook 24-Cup Mini Muffin Pan and decorated with holiday sprinkles and crushed pistachios, turning them into deliciously festive little treats.


Peppermint Popcorn Clusters

Perfect for gifting, these Peppermint Popcorn Clusters have all the holiday flavors you crave in every mini bite. Minty chocolate, salty popcorn, and crunchy candy canes come together in these delightfully tasty clusters. No baking required, just assemble in a GoodCook 24-Cup Mini Muffin Pan and gift to your besties!

Corn Flake Wreaths

Classic Corn Flake wreaths are a joy to eat, but making them can be a chore. Want the easy method? Grease the cups of a GoodCook 12-Cup Muffin Pan and fill with batter. Insert the end of a butter-coated wooden spoon to make a hole in each wreath – Voilà! Holiday Corn Flake Wreaths assembled in minutes!

Festive Mini Cookie Cups

Transform plain sugar cookies into mini holiday treats right in your muffin pan. All you need is sugar cookie dough, chocolate kisses, and a GoodCook 24-Cup Mini Muffin Pan to bake up these Festive Mini Cookie Cups. Such an easy and fun holiday treat!

Your Holiday Favorites

Which of these treats will you cook up? We’d love to hear how you use your mini muffin tin for the holiday season!

3-Ingredient Gingerbread Cookies

3 Ingredient Gingerbread

There’s so much holiday prep to cram into December, we’re guessing you’re as stressed as we are. Why not take a break to throw an ugly sweater party? It’s wacky, fun, and the perfect way to de-stress. Don your favorite tacky sweater and set out a bunch of pre-baked sweater cookies along with bowls of sprinkles, sanding sugar, and edible décor. Let your guests compete for ugliest sweater cookie as they mingle, laugh, and get in the holiday spirit.

To keep your party prep simple and easy, we’ve created a 3-ingredient gingerbread recipe that comes together in minutes. The dough holds its shape incredibly well, making it ideal for cutting into shapes. Get started with the Sweet Creations His & Hers Ugly Sweater Cookie Cutters and your favorite edible holiday cookie toppings. You’re now on your way to a fun and fabulous ugly sweater party!

Fun Flavor Twists

Enjoy this recipe as written below. Or try these easy upgrades:

3 Ingredient Gingerbread

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3 Ingredient Gingerbread

3-Ingredient Gingerbread Cookies

Preparation 5 m Cook Time 15 m Serves 8-12 Cookies     adjust servings

Grab our Sweet Creations His & Hers Ugly Sweater Cookie Cutters and whip up a batch of this simple gingerbread. Ideal for cutting into shapes, because the dough maintains it’s shape, even after baking. So you’ll have ugly sweater cookies ready to decorate in just about 20 minutes.


  • 1 box spice cake mix
  • 1 egg
  • 1/2 cup butter, melted butter
  • 2-3 Tbsp flour (optional)


Heat oven to 350°F.

In a large bowl, stir together cake mix, egg and butter.

If dough is sticky to the touch, add just enough flour to make it no longer sticky.

Turn dough out onto a piece of parchment. Cover with a second piece of parchment and roll to 1/4-1/2” thick.

Cut dough into desired shapes. Transfer to a nonstick baking sheet.

Bake for 9-12 minutes, or just until cookies are set.

Remove and cool. Decorating with icing or buttercream, as desired.

Recipe Notes


December 2017 Good Cook Ugly Sweater Instagram Giveaway

December 2017 Good Cook Ugly Sweater Instagram Giveaway

Official Rules


  1. 1. Eligibility
    The December 2017 Good Cook Ugly Sweater Instagram Giveaway by GoodCook (the “Promotion”) is open only to legal residents of the fifty (50) United States (including District of Columbia) who are at least thirteen (13) years old at the time of entry. Void in Guam, Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands, and other U.S. territories and possessions, overseas military installations and where prohibited by law. Employees of Bradshaw Intl. Inc., matrixx Pictures LLC or any of their respective affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising agencies, or any other company or individual involved with the design, production execution or distribution of the Promotion and their immediate family (spouse, parents and step-parents, siblings and step-siblings, and children and step-children) and household members (people who share the same residence at least three (3) months out of the year whether related or not) of each such employee are not eligible. The Promotion is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations. Participation constitutes entrant’s full and unconditional agreement to these Official Rules and Administrator’s decisions, which are final and binding in all matters related to the Promotion. Winning a prize is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements set forth herein.
  2. Sponsor and Administrator
    Sponsor: Bradshaw, International Inc., 9409 Buffalo Avenue, Rancho Cucamonga, CA 91730 Administrator: CheekyKitchen, LLC 2771 S Chadwick, SLC UT 84106
  3. Timing
    The Promotion begins on FRIDAY DEC 1st, 2017 at 3:00 p.m. Pacific Time (“PT”) and ends on TUESDAY, DECEMBER 12th, 2017 at 11:59 a.m. PT (the “Promotion Period”). Administrator’s computer is the official time keeping device for this Promotion. Winners must reply to notification email by December 15th.
  4. How to Enter
    Entrant must visit during the Promotion Period, log in to their existing Instagram account (or create a free account and then log in), view the promotional content and follow the instructions to receive one (1) entry.

Limit of three (3) entries per person, during the Promotion Period. Multiple participants are not permitted to share the same Instagram account. Any attempt by any participant to obtain more than the stated number of entries by using multiple identities, registrations and logins, or any other methods will void that participant’s plays and that participant may be disqualified. Use of any automated system to participate is prohibited and will result in disqualification. Sponsor is not responsible for lost, late, incomplete, invalid, unintelligible or misdirected registrations, which will be disqualified. In the event of a dispute as to any registration, the authorized account holder of the Instagram account used to participate will be deemed to be the registrant or player. The “authorized account holder” is the natural person assigned their account by Instagram. Potential winners may be required to show proof of being the authorized account holder. All entries become the sole and exclusive property of Sponsor or Administrator and will not be returned.

  1. Winners Selection
    On or about December 13th, 2017, One (1) potential winners will be randomly selected from all eligible entries received during the Promotion Period.
  3. Verification of Potential Winner
    The potential winner will be notified by a response to their entry and will be asked to provide additional verification information via their Instagram message inbox. Potential winner will be required to respond to such notification within five (5) days of the first notification attempt. Sponsor shall have no liability for any winner notification that is lost, intercepted or not received by a potential winner for any reason. If, despite reasonable efforts, a potential winner does not respond within five (5) days of the first notification attempt, or if the prize or prize notification is returned as unclaimed or undeliverable to such potential winner, such potential winner will forfeit his or her prize and an alternate winner may be selected. If any potential winner is found to be ineligible, or if he or she has not complied with these Official Rules or declines a prize for any reason prior to award, such potential winner will be disqualified and an alternate winner may be selected as detailed herein.
  4. Prizes
    ONE (1) WINNERS: Winner will receive:

    • Good Cook AirPerfect Nonstick Quarter-Sheet Cake Pan, 13 x 9″, Gray $9.99
    • Good Cook Classic 12-Inch Pancake Turner Spatula $2.99
    • Sweet Creations Christmas Holiday Ugly Sweater Cookie Cutter and Stamp, Red $9.99
    • Sweet Creations 12-Piece Cake Decorating Kit $9.49

No cash equivalent for prize. Prizes are non-transferable. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute prize for one of equal or greater value for any reason. Winners are responsible for all taxes associated with prize received. Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received during the Promotion Period. Any stated difference between the approximate value and actual value of Prize or any substituted prize will not be awarded. Allow 6 to 8 weeks for delivery. TOTAL ARV OF ALL PRIZES: $32.46

  1. Entry Conditions and Release
    By entering, each participant agrees to: (a) comply with and be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of the Administrator and/or the Sponsor which are binding and final in all matters relating to this Promotion; (b) release and hold harmless the Sponsor, the Administrator, the prize suppliers and each of their respective parent, subsidiary, and affiliated companies, the prize suppliers and any other organizations responsible for sponsoring, fulfilling, administering, advertising or promoting the Promotion, and all of their respective past and present officers, directors, employees, shareholders, agents and representatives (collectively, the “Released Parties”) from and against any and all claims, expenses, and liability, including but not limited to negligence and damages of any kind to persons and property, including but not limited to invasion of privacy (under appropriation, intrusion, public disclosure of private facts, false light in the public eye or other legal theory), defamation, slander, libel, violation of right of publicity, infringement of trademark, copyright or other intellectual property rights, property damage, or death or personal injury arising out of or relating to a participant’s entry, creation of an entry or submission of an entry, participation in the Promotion, acceptance or use or misuse of prize (including any travel or activity related thereto) and/or the broadcast, exploitation or use of entry; and (c) indemnify, defend and hold harmless the Released Parties from and against any and all claims, expenses, and liabilities (including reasonable attorney’s fees) arising out of or relating to an entrant’s participation in the Promotion and/or winner’s acceptance, use or misuse of a prize.
  2. Publicity
    Except where prohibited, acceptance of a prize constitutes winners’ consent to Sponsor’s and its designee’s use of winner’s name, likeness, photograph, voice, opinions and/or hometown and state for promotional purposes in any media, worldwide, without further payment or consideration. IF ENTRANT IS CHOSEN AS A PRIZE WINNER, ENTRANT’S PERSONAL IDENTIFYING INFORMATION MAY BE DISCLOSED TO THIRD PARTIES INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, PLACING ENTRANT’S NAME ON A WINNER’S LIST AS REQUIRED BY STATE LAW.
  3. General Conditions
    Sponsor reserves the right to cancel, suspend and/or modify the Promotion, or any part of it, if any fraud, technical failures or any other factor beyond Sponsor’s reasonable control impairs the integrity or proper functioning of the Promotion, as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion. Sponsor reserves the right in its sole discretion to disqualify any individual it finds to be tampering with the entry process or the operation of the Promotion or to be acting in violation of these Official Rules or any other promotion or in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner. Any attempt by any person to deliberately undermine the legitimate operation of the Promotion may be a violation of criminal and civil law, and, should such an attempt be made, Sponsor reserves the right to seek damages from any such person to the fullest extent permitted by law. Sponsor’s failure to enforce any term of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that provision.
  4. Limitations of Liability
    The Released Parties are not responsible for: (1) any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by entrants, printing errors or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Promotion; (2) technical failures of any kind, including, but not limited to malfunctions, interruptions, or disconnections in phone lines or network hardware or software; (3) unauthorized human intervention in any part of the entry process or the Promotion; (4) technical or human error which may occur in the administration of the Promotion or the processing of entries; or (5) any injury or damage to persons or property which may be caused, directly or indirectly, in whole or in part, from entrant’s participation in the Promotion or receipt or use or misuse of any prize. If for any reason an entrant’s entry is confirmed to have been erroneously deleted, lost, or otherwise destroyed or corrupted, entrant’s sole remedy is another entry in the Promotion play, provided that if it is not possible to award another entry due to discontinuance of the Promotion, or any part of it, for any reason, Sponsor, at its discretion, may elect to hold a random drawing from among all eligible entries received up to the date of discontinuance for any or all of the prizes offered herein. No more than the stated number of prizes will be awarded. In event that production, technical, seeding, programming or any other reasons cause more than stated number of prizes as set forth in these Official Rules to be available and/or claimed, Sponsor reserves the right to award only the stated number of prizes by a random drawing among all legitimate, unawarded, eligible prize claims.
  5. Disputes
    Entrant agrees that: (i) any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Promotion, or any Prizes awarded, other than those concerning the administration of the Promotion or the determination of winners, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action; (ii) any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Promotion, or any Prizes awarded, shall be resolved exclusively by the United States District Court or the appropriate State Court, for the city of Los Angeles, California; (iii) any and all claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including costs associated with entering this Promotion, but in no event attorneys’ fees; and (iv) under no circumstances will entrant be permitted to obtain awards for, and entrant hereby waives all rights to claim punitive, incidental and consequential damages and any other damages, other than for actual out-of-pocket expenses, and any and all rights to have damages multiplied or otherwise increased. SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, SO THE ABOVE MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of the entrant and Sponsor in connection with the Promotion, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the State of California, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules (whether of the State of California or any other jurisdiction), which would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than the State of California.
  6. Entrant’s Personal Information
    Information collected from entrants is subject to the Sponsor’s Privacy Policy which is available at:
  7. Promotion Results
    To obtain a copy of the winners list, send a self-addressed stamped envelope to December 2017 Good Cook Ugly Sweater Instagram Giveaway c/o CheekyKitchen, LLC 2771 S Chadwick, SLC UT 84106. Winner’s list requests will be accepted no later than December 15th, 2017. VT residents may omit return postage. These Official Rules will be posted in the notes section of the Instagram page during the Promotion Period.

This Promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Instagram®.  Direct any questions/comments/complaints regarding this Promotion to the Sponsor, not Instagram®. Each Entrant will be providing his/her information to the Sponsor and not to Instagram®. Instagram® is completely released of liability by each entrant. The information each Entrant provides will only be used for the Promotion.  Instagram® is a registered trademark of Facebook, Inc. All rights are reserved.