December Baking Challenge

Recipe By Tessa Arias
December 1st, 2019

Announcing the official recipe for the December Baking Challenge! All of the details and rules for how to participate in the challenge for a chance to win one of the PRIZES are detailed below.

Today I’m announcing the recipe for the December Baking Challenge.

I was so thrilled to see everyone who joined in last month and made a batch of No Bake Pumpkin Mousse Pie for the November challenge. The pie made its way to so many Friendsgiving and Thanksgiving tables which is such an honor for me!!

Stay tuned for a recap post on that challenge soon, where I’ll also be announcing the winners.

I’m so pumped for this next baking challenge because the countdown till CHRISTMAS is on!!

So let’s reveal the recipe…


This is one of those recipes that for me just screams Christmas. I make them every year. They’re simple with just 6 ingredients and no baking requires. Plus they’re really fun to make with friends and family.

I almost hesitated choosing this recipe because it’s so simple and there are SO many variations of it on the internet already. But I figured this is a crazy time of year and I wanted to make it easy for you guys to join in on this month’s challenge. It’ll be like we’re all celebrating the holidays together! Get your Christmas music and movies ready for truffle rolling.

Here’s how to participate in this challenge:

(Read completely!)

Step 1: Make a Peppermint Oreo Truffles.

Step 2: Take a photo of your truffles and share it before December 31st 11:59pm MST.

Here’s how to share your photo:

Click here to access the challenge landing page. This is where you can get all the latest details, enter the challenge, and see other entries.

Click the button that says “SUBMIT YOUR ENTRY” – this will pop up a little widget where you can submit your photo:

  • You can select your entry photo from Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, OR upload directly from your computer, tablet, or smart phone.

There’s also a few optional bonus entries to increase your chances of winning!


Every person who submits a photo following those directions will be entered into a random giveaway to win one of two $75 digital gift cards!

The prizes are available to anyone in the world who can shop with Amazon. I will purchase the gift card on your country’s Amazon homepage in the equivalent current market value of $75USD.

The winners will be selected randomly; so don’t worry about taking a perfect picture. Your photos may be put on display to share with my entire audience – that’s hundreds of thousands of people! I will email the winners. Winner must reply within 2 business days or a new winner will be chosen. Official rules are listed in the entry widget.

So what do you think? Are you up for the challenge? I can’t wait to see your truffles 🙂

Tessa Arias

About Tessa...

I share trusted baking recipes your friends will LOVE alongside insights into the science of sweets. I'm a professionally trained chef, cookbook author, and cookie queen. I love to write about all things sweet, carb-y, and homemade. I live in Phoenix, Arizona (hence the blog name!)

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