Christmas Treats Recipe: Rudolph Buns

Are you looking for Christmas recipes for kids? This Rudolph Buns recipe, sent in by Mykidstime parent Finnuala W, is a great one for Christmas baking with the kids as it’s really easy to make, and they look super cute too!


For decorating:

  • Betty Crocker chocolate icing
  • White buttons
  • Black writing icing
  • Cherries
  • Pretzels

For the buns:

  • 8 oz of butter
  • 8 oz of sugar
  • 4 eggs
  • 12 oz flour


  1. Mix all the ingredients together in a mixer and divide into cake tins.
  2. Cook for 20 -25 mins at 180 deg.  Let cool before you decorate.
  3. Cover the cool buns with Betty Crocker chocolate
  4. Put 2 white buttons on for the eyes with a dot of black icing on each one.
  5. Cut some cherries into 1/8th and use for the nose.
  6. Break up some pretzels and use as the antlers.

Related : More recipe ideas in 15 Easy Christmas Recipes

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