From our best Christmas cookies to festive Yuletide menus, we’ve got recipes to help you plan perfect Christmas parties, dinner on Christmas Day, holiday brunches, plus a special plate of cookies for Santa’s visit on Christmas Eve.
Comte Cheese Spoon Breads with Roasted Pepper Raisin Jam
Made in individual muffin cups, these spoon breads are cheesy, creamy and delicious, especially when served with Roasted Pepper Raisin Jam.
Upside Down Apple Cake
A bit a cornmeal in the batter adds great texture to this luscious apple cake.
Sweet Tangerine Cake
A not-too-sweet single-layer cake that’s a perfect take-a-long to book club meetings, potlucks and casual gatherings.
Lemon-Glazed Pistachio Shortbread Cookies
A tart, crisp cookie from The Good Neighbor Cookbook—ideal for welcoming a new neighbor or gifting to an old friend.
Gussy up guacamole with pungent blue cheese, spicy peppers and creamy sour cream for an unforgettable party dip.
Fresh cranberries and tart apples combine with sweet dried apricots in a moist buttermilk cake that’s perfect for fall and winter holidays.
Rosa di Parma (Filled Beef Tenderloin)
Having company? Try this indulgent stuffed beef tenderloin for special occasions.
Ginger Pot Roast with Ginger Pineapple Compote and Quinoa Salad
Pork and pineapple is a classic combination (think ham and pineapple pizza). The sweet acid of the pineapple takes well to ginger and the spicy notes of the ginger play well off the pineapple.
A shortbread with a subtle lemon twist, these go perfectly with tea or hot apple cider.
The one and only Coca-Cola® combines with rich chocolate and vanilla in this delicious cake.
Pomegranate Roasted Leg of Lamb
Pomegranate, balsamic vinegar and rosemary — Mediterranean flavors for roast lamb.
Steamed Cranberry Pudding
This traditional recipe from Tuckaway Farms combines the sweetness of a butter sauce with the tartness of cranberries.