Must-Try Christmas Recipes From Appetizers to Dinners to Desserts!

December 21, 2013

'Tis the season for eating, drinking and being very merry! There are so many wonderful recipes to cook during the holiday season it's hard to select just the right ones. I'll be making our traditional family Crab Cioppino on Christmas Eve, and on Christmas day we're cooking up some duck Chinese 5 Spice-style! I hope the following appetizers, dinners, side dishes and desserts inspire you. For more ideas be sure to check out our Pinterest boards for loads of amazing recipes.

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Greek Feta and Herb Popovers
Dunkin' Cooking the Semi-Homemade Way

Crunchy Prawn Skewers with Lemony Avocado Dip

Traditional Garlic and Herb Crusted Prime Rib Roast

Ham with Orange Rosemary Marmalade Glaze
Photo: jules:stonesoup

Lamb and Fresh Goat Cheese Roulade

Lovely Italian Winter Cauliflower Salad
Courtesy of Domenica Marchetti, The Glorious Vegetables of Italy

Leek Bread Pudding

Creamy Goat Cheese Green Beans

Egg Nog Crème Brûlée
Recipe: The Cook with a Book Photo: thisreidwrites

Poached Pears With Blackberry Honey Crème Fraiche
Sonia Sanchez