Prepare A Delicious Traditional Christmas Dinner For Your Family

Prepare A Delicious Traditional Christmas Dinner For Your Family

Become the host of your family's Christmas dinner this year with the help of these delicious and traditional Christmas recipes!

Believe it or not, it's Christmas time and we need to start planning our menus. Christmas is all about tradition, but if you're looking for some new recipes for all your holiday favorites then this is the recipe collection for you!


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Begin with a fancy artichoke appetizer or the traditional holiday cheese ball for a great start to the holiday meal.

Bacon Wrapped Chestnuts

Holiday Cheese Ball

Amazing Stuffed Artichokes

Ham and Fresh Basil Pinwheels

Cranberry Appetizer Meatballs

Main Courses Every family has a different tradition for their main course, be it ham, turkey or goose. Try some of these favorites at your holiday dinner table:

Baked Glazed Ham with Raisins

Roast Goose with Chestnuts and Prunes

Apple Cinnamon Glazed Turkey

Crockpot Marinated Beef Roast

Sage and Apple Ham

Side Dishes Just like Thanksgiving, Christmas has a ton of side dishes which is why I expanded this category for this week. Choose a couple or make all of them!

Creamy Gourmet Scalloped Potatoes

Peach Pecan Cornbread Dressing

Lighter Green Bean Casserole

Wild Rice with Cranberries

Chestnut Stuffing

Broccoli and Cheese Casserole

Vibrant Green Beans

Garlic Mashed Potatoes

Holiday Sweet Potato Bake

Sausage, Rice and Craisin Stuffing


Dessert is simply a course that cannot be overlooked - make some of these delicious traditional sweets or browse through our list of Christmas cookie recipes!

Red Velvet Cake

Chocolate Cream Pie

Christmas Mint Cheesecake Bars

Chocolate Fudge Cake

Christmas Cake Cookies

For 100+ Christmas Cookie Recipes, click here!


Serve some of these traditional holiday beverages. From spiced cider to mulled wine, Christmas dinner wouldn't be the same without them!

Mulled Wine

Hot Spiced Cranberry Cider

Exquisite Egg Nog

Peppermint Hot Chocolate Buttery Mulled Cider

Tips and Presentation Pointers:

1. Beaded fruit, pinecones and Christmas candles all make great centerpieces for your holiday table.

2. 5 Cost-Cutting Tips for a Magnificent Christmas

3. A variety of red, green, silver or gold plates, napkins, cups and utensils will add the finishing touches to your traditional Christmas dinner.

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