Christmas dinner can be a little stressful to plan. After all, everyone has a different taste palate and sometimes certain dietary restrictions that can limit them to the types of food they can eat. Having a variety of delicious Christmas recipes on your table can help. Whether it’s a colourful seafood dish, a juicy smoked turkey recipe, or a side dish casserole your family will drool over, this list has it all, including dessert!
20 Christmas Dinner Ideas To Try This Year
Save these easy and delicious Christmas dinner recipes - sides, main dishes, and desserts!
These Cranberry Barbecue Meatballs are an incredibly easy recipe to make. They require just three simple ingredients and can be made right on the stovetop, or for convenience, in your slow cooker.
With a bit of planning and a handful of these delicious holiday recipes, you can create a memorable Christmas dinner. We love including make-ahead recipes on our Christmas menu because it cuts down on kitchen time when it comes to the special day. Preparing casseroles, sides, sauces, and desserts beforehand is a smart way to have everything ready to then focus on your main dish for dinner. We know any of these Christmas recipes will be a delectable addition to your holiday celebration. Enjoy!
Emily Smith is the Editor of The Best of This Life who has been writing in the lifestyle niche and creating delicious recipes for over 10 years. Her work has been featured on BRIT + CO, Today's Parent, Chatelaine, Huffington Post, The Pioneer Woman, and Food Bloggers of Canada. She writes about family, food, entertaining, home decor, wellness, travel and a litany of other topics. She loves sharing her three core values - love life, live well, share the beauty - and encourages her readers to enjoy the best of their lives every day. She lives in Ottawa with her loving husband, two darling children, and dreams of one day owning a puppy.