6 merry make-ahead recipes for festive treats

A bit of advance planning can help alleviate some of the holiday chaos in your kitchen. Whether you're prepping for a big bash or gifting homemade treats, these incredible edibles can be made up to a month ahead. 

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1. Marroni al Liquore

Italian-inspired Marroni al Liquore, or Chestnuts in Spirits, is two gifts in one: spoon the chestnuts over ice cream and enjoy the liqueur as an after-dinner drink, over ice cream or in Marroni al Liquore Coffee. 

Recipe: Marroni al Liquore

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