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Today: Save yourself from the last-minute scramble by stocking your freezer with sweets.
Believe it or not, the holidays are already looming. For each upcoming gathering there are menus to plan, recipes to save, and grocery lists to be made. At times it can feel daunting -- but now's the time to get ahead.
Food52er Anna is already thinking about the desserts she has been asked to prepare for her family's holiday gathering. She's in search of desserts that she can make ahead of time, freeze, and then thaw just before the get together. She asked our community, via the Hotline, what they would suggest and they came up with a number of great ideas for make-ahead holiday sweets.
What are some of your go-to make-ahead desserts for the holidays? Tell us in the comments or join in the conversation over on the Hotline!
Photos by James Ransom
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