Sugar puff pastry trees

Sugar puff pastry trees

tree cookies

  • Serves icon Serves 8-10
  • Time icon Hands on time 10 mins, plus 10-12 mins baking time

This quick recipe for festive puff pastry trees require just two ingredients and make a lovely edible Christmas gift. Or make them with kids for some fun yet fuss-free festive baking.


  • 375g pack ready rolled puff pastry
  • 3 tbsp granulated sugar


  1. Preheat the oven to 220°C/fan200°C/gas 7. Unroll the puff pastry sheet, lightly brush all over with water and sprinkle with the sugar. Using a Christmas tree cutter (or draw your own template) stamp out Christmas tree shapes. Put on a baking sheet, leaving space between each tree. Bake for 10-12 minutes until risen and golden. Remove from the oven and sprinkle with a little more sugar, if liked. Serve with whipped cream and jam.
  2. To give as a gift, arrange in a suitable box and eat within 2 days.


Fancy getting a copy in print?

Subscribe to our magazine

Rate & review



Share a tip

Or, how about...?

Save recipe icon Save recipe icon Save recipe

Marshmallow recipes

Marshmallow snowballs

Who doesn’t love marshmallows? These festive snowballs from Debbie Major...

Save recipe icon Save recipe icon Save recipe

Fudge recipes

Peanut butter fudge

Give this gorgeous peanut butter fudge away as an edible...

Save recipe icon Save recipe icon Save recipe

Christmas baking recipes

Chocolate snowballs

These sweet and crunchy chocolate snowballs make a fabulous Christmas...

Subscribe to our magazine

Food lovers, treat yourself this Christmas... Enjoy 12 months of magazines for £29.99 – just £2.50 an issue.


Unleash your inner chef

Looking for inspiration? Receive the latest recipes with our newsletter

We treat your data with care. See our privacy policy. By signing up, you are agreeing to delicious.’ terms and conditions. Unsubscribe at any time.