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27 Holiday Hostess Treats That Beat Regifted Wine

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You could bring (possibly regifted) wine to your next holiday party (likely scenario: your hostess thanks you, takes it, and politely places it on the pile 'o bottles), or your could show up with what everyone really wants (especially once they're a few glasses deep)—dessert. From the nostalgic (Santa sugar cookies) to the impossibly fancy (pistachio creme yule logs, courtesy of Laduree) to the "How do I even eat that?" (penguin cream puffs), we've rounded up New York City's sweetest treats to order now.
Plus, one bonus gif of how to properly consume Dominique Ansel's peppermint brittle (and yes, it comes with the hammer):

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