The final three bakers prepare a dessert from two last-minute holiday gifts. Later, bakers create a Christmas dessert that illustrates the song "12 Days of Christmas." The winning baker walks away with the title.
In the pre-heat, the eight bakers team up to make a dozen hand pies in a festive holiday shape. For the main heat, the bakers create a holiday dessert duo inspired by classic holiday flavor combinations.
In the Season 4 premiere, nine bakers must create tantalizing new holiday treats for seasonal parties. In the pre-heat, bakers create a dessert with an unusual candy-cane flavor and then, for the main heat, they use a holiday cocktail as sweet inspiration.