Get ready to welcome the Grinch with open arms and a table full of whimsical delights! Whether you’re hosting a Grinch-themed Christmas party or simply want to add a touch of mischief to your holiday spread, these Grinch recipes are here to steal the show. From festive drinks to delectable treats, there’s something for everyone, and they’re all easy enough to whip up without turning into a holiday Grinch yourself. So, grab your red heart sprinkles and green food coloring, and make some Grinch-inspired recipes that even the Grinch would approve of!
Grinch Crumbl Christmas Sugar Cookies
These Grinch Crumbl Christmas sugar cookies are wonderfully sweet sugar cookies with hints of almond and vanilla extract in every bite. These copycat Crumbl cookies are similar to the ones you can get at the Crumbl bakery but you can have fun making them yourself at home and not having to drive to the store. This cute vanilla sugar cookie recipe is decorated with Christmas themed frosting and sprinkles, making them perfect for the festive season.
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Grinch Heart Cookies
Grinch heart cookies are a fun and festive holiday treat. So the Grinch himself might not be the most ‘festive’ soul at heart (far from it!) but these red and green Christmas cookies are so cute! And Grinch cookies with a heart shaped stained glass window are perfect for Christmas.
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Festive Holiday Hot Chocolate
A green hot cocoa with red candy hearts is just what you need to boost your holiday spirit. This fun holiday party drink is green Grinch hot chocolate and perfect for watching How the Grinch Stole Christmas! This is a festive holiday season hot chocolate recipe which is guaranteed to bring a smile to every face this Christmas.
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Very Merry Melon Grinch Green Cocktail
Watermelon rum, melon liqueur, and blue Curaçao combine to create a festive melon Grinch green cocktail. This tropical melon cocktail is a wonderful green holiday drink. The glass has a pretty lemon sugar rim and the cocktail itself boasts the distinctive flavour of melon along with tangy citrus and fruity rum. This Grinch green Christmas cocktail is also a great one to try on St. Patrick’s Day, too!
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Crinkle Grinch Cookies – Easy Cake Mix Cookies
Crinkle Grinch cookies are a worthy addition to your festive baking list. If you’re looking for red or green Christmas cookies, these add a touch of fun to your holiday table! Enjoy munching on Grinch cake mix cookies while watching your favorite Christmas movies. Can you think of a better combo than Grinch Christmas cookies and festive movies? Nope, me neither!
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Grinch Oreo Balls
Grinch Oreo Balls are the perfect sweet treat for the holiday season! A decadent combination of Oreos, cream cheese, and white chocolate. These are so good, they’ll become a Christmas tradition.
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Grinch Cupcakes are a delicious and festive holiday treat! These moist and fluffy cupcakes are packed with red candy melts inside the cupcake dough for the perfect amount of sweetness. Topped with with cream cheese green frosting and red hart sprinkles. Makes for a delicious and fun dessert for the holiday season.
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Grinch Thumbprint Cookies
Grinch Thumbprint Cookies are a delicious, buttery shortbread cookie with sweet green filling then topped with a red heart sprinkle. These Grinch Christmas cookies are perfect for the holiday season and will get everyone into the Christmas spirit!
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Grinch Cupcakes Recipe
We all know that the Grinch stole Christmas, but these Grinch cupcakes will steal your heart! They’re not only adorable, but taste divine. You’ve got to serve these festive Grinch-style sweets this holiday season!
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Grinch Pretzel Bark
For the ultimate holiday treat, this Grinch pretzel bark is simple, classic, and festive – everything you need for a no-fuss candy this Christmas season!
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If you love the Grinch you need to make these fun, cute and delicious Grinch Cupcakes this holiday season! A homemade peppermint flavored cupcake that is topped with homemade peppermint buttercream, decorated with green sugar and heart sprinkles for the perfect Grinch effect!
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Grinch brownies are an easy grinch Christmas dessert to enjoy while watching The Grinch movie with the kids because they are so simple to make! All you need is a few ingredients like a boxed brownie mix and some green food coloring!
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If you are looking for a new and festive holiday treat to make this year, try making this Grinch Fudge! This is such a fun twist on traditional fudge and kids will love helping to make this recipe.
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Grinch Christmas Charcuterie Board
Put a fresh new spin on your Christmas party with The Grinch Themed Charcuterie Board featuring a Whoville Christmas Tree design. With cheese, meats, and more, this whimsical board is a great way to bring some holiday spirit to the appetizer table.
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Grinch Hot Chocolate Bombs
Plop these Grinch Hot Chocolate Bombs made with chocolate mint flavor in a cup of hot milk and watch the show of mint cocoa, marshmallows and sprinkles appear! They make great holiday activities for kids or homemade gifts!
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Grinch Fruit Tray
Make your holiday celebration extra festive with a Grinch Fruit Tray! Learn how to create this whimsical and healthy Christmas treat. Perfect for parties and family gatherings.
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Grinch Grab Christmas Punch Game
What better way to celebrate the holiday than with a Christmas punch game? This Grinch Grab game is a fun, festive game for all ages. Simply punch through tissue paper to find the prize inside. Just watch out, if someone grabs the heart, they can grab your prize too!
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Grinch Bark is a festive treat inspired by the beloved character, the Grinch. It features green-tinted chocolate bark decorated with the Grinch’s heart. It’s easy to make and perfect for gifting or serving at holiday parties. Whether you love the story or just want a delightful treat, grinch bark is a great addition to your holiday baking.
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Grinch Nutter Butters
These Grinch Nutter Butters are the perfect way to celebrate The Grinch and his new movie this year. This simple recipe is easy enough for any expert or beginner to make. You simply need nutter butters, light green candy melts, cocoa candy melts and miniature M&M’s.
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Grinch Marshmallow Popcorn Balls
These gooey Grinch Marshmallow Popcorn Balls are the perfect holiday treat that is super simple to make. Fresh popped popcorn, marshmallows, butter, green coloring are molded into these fun balls then topped with a heart shaped jelly beans and festive green sprinkles!
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Grinch Punch Recipe
Merry Grinchmas! Add some extra fun to your Christmas celebrations with this delicious green Grinch Punch served up in Christmas ornaments. It’s so festive!
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Grinch Krispie Treats
Grinch Krispie treats are the perfect way to begin the holidays as this recipe transforms the ordinary Rice Krispie treats into a festive and fun-dipped Grinch Krispie Treat that you can enjoy throughout the whole season!
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Make yourself a Grinch Mimosa to celebrate the holiday season. It’s a fun and easy way to jazz up a basic mimosa for Christmas. Red, green, booze, and bubbles… Despite it’s curmudgeonly namesake, this drink is full of nothing but holiday cheer. Though these mimosas would be fun and delicious no matter when you make one, in my opinion, they’d be particularly good on Christmas morning.
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