Sifted: Monkeybreading Around, Cheese Ball Makeover and More

A happy holiday marriage: Gingerbread meets monkey bread on Food52.

Linkage we’re liking:

  • Sweet, spiced gingerbread + ooey, gooey childhood memories = Monkey (Ginger)Bread. –Food52
  • The ubiquitous holiday cheeseball appetizer changes its palette from neon orange to tangy blue. –Chez Us
  • When food trends collide: The cake pop goes gluten-free.–Gluten Free Girl and the Chef
  • Signature cocktails add festive flair to holiday parties.–Food2

What perennial favorites have you spruced up lately?