325 Favorite Christmas Recipes
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325 Favorite Christmas Recipes
The Complete Guide to Creating the Perfect Christmas Dinner Menu
“Come,” they told me, pa rum pa pum pum!
“A giant feast to eat,” pa rum pa pum pum!
I have a cake to bring, pa rum pa pum pum!
I will taste everything, pa rum pa pum pum!
Ah, Christmas. It's more than just a day to exchange presents. It's that gentle comfort of friends and relatives, the rich colors of the season, the reverent atmosphere of peace, love and cheer that permeates the crisp winter air and leaves a smile on your face. The best way to tell that Christmas is on the way is the spiced sweet smell wafting from the kitchen. All anyone wants for Christmas is good company and, of course, a magnificent dinner.
Stir up a some Christmas spirit this holiday season with the help of our guide to 325 Favorite Christmas Recipes. As the ultimate authority on edible Christmas cheer, this page features collections specifically designed to help you create every snack, dish and meal, up to and including the main event. The recipes in this collection include traditional Christmas recipes, impressive main dishes, and a stunning series of lists dedicated entirely to Christmas desserts. These lists are perfect for organizing parties, potlucks, movie nights, gifts and most importantly, Christmas dinner ideas. Keep reading for this extensive collection of Christmas recipes and meal ideas for every holiday occasion!
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When the holiday season rolls around, you want to be well stocked with the best Christmas cookie recipes, so we've gathered a collection of delicious holiday cookie recipes from the recipe boxes of some of our favorite bloggers. In this free Christmas cookie recipe collection you'll find everything from traditional favorites to some unexpected yet totally delicious surprises. One thing's for sure: every single one of these twelve Christmas cookie recipes is sure to make your holiday season truly magical, so get out your baking ingredients and enjoy!
When Christmas Eve rolls around, you want to make sure you have the best Christmas cookies baked and ready for the jolly man in the red suit. With this collection of 11 Chocolate Christmas Cookies, you'll be all set for Santa. Everyone knows chocolate Christmas cookies are Santa's secret favorite! With recipes like these Double Chocolate Peanut Butter Cookies, you'll be the star of your Christmas cookie exchange, and Santa might just be extra generous.
The last place you want to be on Christmas morning is in front of the stove. Spend more quality time with your family and less time in the kitchen by making one of these 9 Effortless Casseroles for Christmas Breakfast. These breakfast casserole recipes are easy to prepare ahead of time so you won't have to worry on the most magical day of the year! These Christmas recipes for breakfast are a great way to feed the whole family.
Celebrate the season with these 24 Christmas Party Appetizer Recipes! Our favorite Christmas recipes are delicious and simple, so you can spend more time partying and less time in the kitchen. These easy party appetizers are now available at your fingertips! We've rounded up our favorite Christmas recipes so you can throw the holiday party of the year. Your friends and family will love your hot and cold appetizer recipes like the festive So Easy Christms Tree Pull-Apart. Don't be alarmed if your quick easy appetizers are so good, they are gone way before dinner is ready.
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This brilliant list of 32 Easy Christmas Drink Recipes leaves you with a variety of recipes to choose from! We've included everything from nonalcoholic Christmas punch recipes to Christmas cocktails recipes. This Basic Eggnog Recipe is especially wonderful, as you can drink it as-is or transform it into an alcoholic beverage! Try our Christmas drink recipes for kids, or our recipes for office Christmas party festivities. Our free recipes for Christmas drinks are just what you need to finish off memorable Christmas celebrations… or just what you need to start them!
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Make this Christmas a Christmas to remember... beginning with breakfast! Your favorite Christmas recipes should include these 21 Recipes for Overnight Breakfast Casseroles, delicious casseroles you can make the night before. Start your day off right with yummy Christmas food recipes and a pile of presents. Our favorite 21 Recipes for Overnight Breakfast Casseroles include make ahead breakfast casseroles like this Baked Overnight French Toast Casserole!
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Your favorite Christmas recipes begin with breakfast, so make 24 Awesome Christmas Breakfast Recipes that are sure to please! These Christmas brunch recipes offer variable, Christmas themed menu options. Our old fashion Christmas recipes with a modern twist satisfy the kids and adults. The best recipes for Christmas this year will be those that offer all-natural ingredients and easy cooking instructions. Christmas recipes don’t have to be difficult! Try our quick and easy Christmas recipes if you want an enjoyable Christmas, and especially have a go at the Nutmeg Coffee Cake!
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No dinner mission is impossible with this collection of 62 Christmas Dinner Menu Ideas! These traditional Christmas recipes are laid out in perfect form for you to pick and choose from each section. Including everything from Christmas main dishes to vegetable dishes and salad recipes, this guide includes the best recipes for Christmas dinner. Check out this mouthwatering Baked Ham with Mustard Glaze and 61 more great recipes to complete your Christmas dinner mission!
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With this list of 14 Holiday Casserole Make Ahead Recipes, you can have your cake—or, more accurately, your favorite Christmas casserole recipes—and eat them too! These delicious make ahead casseroles are savory and nutritious side dish recipes that will satisfy your family and leave you with enough time to join in the Christmas festivities. Make ahead recipes are the best option for busy hosts and hostesses who want to have fun this holiday season. With all of the extra time you'll save making Christmas dinner casseroles like this Acorn Squash Casserole with Garlic Herb Crust, you can get down to more important things like wrapping presents, trimming the tree, building snow sculptures, singing carols and sipping eggnog. Have a happy, stress-free holiday!
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The weather outside may be frightful, but these 67 Holiday Cookie Ideas are oh so delightful! Let it snow and snow as long as a batch of warm, comforting Christmas cookies are waiting inside. This ultimate collection of baked sweets includes cookies for every winter holiday occasion, from gift-giving to decorating to snacking. This recipe for Tasty Tannenbaum Cookies is picture-perfect! Classic Christmas cookie recipes make inexpensive gifts for family members and friends.
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Oh by golly, you'll have a holly jolly Christmas with these sensational 44 Christmas Dessert Ideas. The recipes in this collection are ideal for potlucks, parties, family dinners, buffets, movie nights and more! Jingle right into the holiday season with recipes that reflect flavors like creamy eggnog, spiced gingerbread, and tangy cranberry. Try this nutty and delicious Almond Ice Cream recipe! Christmas party recipes like these come from old fashioned Christmas recipes, so they're certain to transport you to that warm Christmas spirit.
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Can't you picture it? Your table will be piled high with mountains of Christmas confection perfection. This guide contains 42 Recipes for Christmas Pies and Cakes. Here, you'll find every type of pie, cake and tart you could ever want for the holidays, like Gingerbread Cheesecake Swirl, as well as more traditional cakes and pies. Featuring those warm, spiced flavors of winter, this collection is undeniably oriented to all of your Christmas needs.
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