Christmas Recipes

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Season's Greetings and Happy Holidays! Looking for great recipes to help you pull off the perfect Christmas dinner? You've come to the right place. We have countless recipes to help you with every course of every meal from Christmas Eve to Boxing Day plus great Christmas party recipes for those festive nights leading up to the big event.

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Christmas Shortbread Cookies

Christmas Shortbread Cookies

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Prep Time: 10 Minutes
Cook Time: 15 Minutes

This is my recipe for the absolute best shortbread cookies you'll ever taste. We have been enjoying these in our family on Christmas since I can remember, so the recipe has seen quite a few taste tests over the years! Serve these for your Christmas party…

Mini Meatloaves Wrapped in Bacon

Mini Meatloaves Wrapped in Bacon

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Prep Time: 10 Minutes
Cook Time: 40 Minutes

Want to know what's better than bacon-wrapped meatloaf? Little mini bacon-wrapped meatloaves that you don't have to share with anyone. This recipe makes 4 of them so if you have to share I guess you can. These are really easy to cook on the gri…

Egg Buffet Bites

Egg Buffet Bites

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Prep Time: 15 Minutes
Cook Time: 10 Minutes

These little appetizer bites are beautiful and very simple to make. They're a play on the classic deviled egg, but these are actually easier!

Holiday Snowball Cookies

Holiday Snowball Cookies

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Prep Time: 15 Minutes
Cook Time: 15 Minutes

This is the perfect cookie recipe to use during the holiday season. I found it in a magazine around this time last year, and I decided to try it out because I thought the cookies looked good in the picture! Maybe not the best reason to try a recipe, but…

Peppermint Bark

Peppermint Bark

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Prep Time: 10 Minutes
Cook Time: 0 Minutes

Peppermint bark is one of my absolute favorite holiday treats! Every year around Christmas I end up spending a good bit of money buying it from a local bakery near my house. A couple of weeks ago I decided to make it myself, and it was so easy (and a lo…

Christmas Cupcakes

Christmas Cupcakes

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Prep Time: 90 Minutes
Cook Time: 30 Minutes

I made these for my daughter\'s school Christmas concert last year and the kids loved them - I saw some adults sneaking a few, too ! (Note - You can halve the ingredients to make around 20 cupcakes, if you prefer. Ready made icing can usually be foun…

Christmas Eggnog

Christmas Eggnog

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Prep Time: 10 Minutes
Cook Time: 30 Minutes

Here is an easy recipe for a classic Christmas eggnog (or Christmas egg nog, however you decide to spell it!) that you and your guests will love over the holidays. Skip buying the cheap eggnog you can get at the grocery store -- you'll be able to tell you…

Holiday Cheesecake Squares

Holiday Cheesecake Squares

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Prep Time: 10 Minutes
Cook Time: 30 Minutes

This is a favorite holiday treat I received from my husband a few years ago. It's a simple recipe and can be decorated in different ways! My favorite thing to do is use crushed lifesaver candy and make a stained glass effect.

Trifle

Trifle

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Prep Time: 30 Minutes
Cook Time: 15 Minutes

I made this traditional English Trifle for 4th of July with my family. I let people decorate their servings with blueberries for that red/white/blue theme.

Easy Baked Salmon

Easy Baked Salmon

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Prep Time: 5 Minutes
Cook Time: 30 Minutes

We love having salmon around the holiday season. It's sort of a tradition for us. Here's our easy, no fail baked salmon recipe. Hope you like it!

Bacon-Wrapped Sea Scallops

Bacon-Wrapped Sea Scallops

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Prep Time: 10 Minutes
Cook Time: 10 Minutes

Backyard entertaining is in full-swing and one of the best ways to make your party a success is to spoil your guests with some awesome grilled appetizers. One of the most popular grilled app's is bacon-wrapped scallops. Forget the pre-made boxed kin…

Bacon Wrapped Pork Tenderlion

Bacon Wrapped Pork Tenderlion

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Prep Time: 10 Minutes
Cook Time: 40 Minutes

This dish is amazing! I believe pork tenderloin is the well, exactly that, tender! If you have never had tenderloin this is the recipe to try it with. I got this recipe from kraftfoods.com and it is officially a family favorite in my house, 'for me to, be…

Stuffed Turkey Roll

Stuffed Turkey Roll

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Prep Time: 20 Minutes
Cook Time: 40 Minutes

This unique stuffed turkey breast has some special flavors. It's got a cranberry, apricot, pistachio stuffing. It's a great seasonal dish to make if you're only feeding 2-3 people.

Classic Pumpkin Pie

Classic Pumpkin Pie

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Prep Time: 5 Minutes
Cook Time: 60 Minutes

Avocado, watermelon, pumpkin - these are a few of my absolutely favorite foods. Pumpkin is a highly flexible fruit (yes, it's a fruit, not a vegetable!). It can be made into bread, muffins (see my recipe at http://www.ecomeg.com), gingerbread, cookie…

Roast Pork With Crackling

Roast Pork With Crackling

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Prep Time: 10 Minutes
Cook Time: 100 Minutes

Pork with crackling isn't an easy dish. Sometimes it works and sometimes it doesn't. Here's my pretty foolproof method, but even mine comes out badly sometimes. Here are my tips and tricks to getting a great crackling on a delicious pork roast.

Classic Roast Turkey

Classic Roast Turkey

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Prep Time: 30 Minutes
Cook Time: 120 Minutes

This is your classic turkey recipe for the holidays. We make this at Thanksgiving and Christmas. After big holidays we buy turkeys on sale at the grocery store and keep them in our freezer. Every so often we pull one out and either roast it or cut it into…

Salmon Vol Au Vents

Salmon Vol Au Vents

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Prep Time: 10 Minutes
Cook Time: 5 Minutes

These make beautiful appetizers. Use store bought vol au vents for a very fast recipe. You can also make your own from puff pastry, but there's a chance they don't rise. The premade ones are perfect and beautiful- just pretend you made them yourself.

Eggless Eggnog

Eggless Eggnog

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Prep Time: 5 Minutes
Cook Time: 10 Minutes

This was given to me by a friend who is allergic to eggs. This is a great way for the kids to get involved making Christmas foods. I used vanilla extract instead of rum since the children drink this. This is a simple and fast way to make eggnog.

Ultimate Stuffed Roasted Turkey

Ultimate Stuffed Roasted Turkey

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Prep Time: 15 Minutes
Cook Time: 0 Minutes

This turkey will be very moist and delicious with a slight hint of heat from the JalapeƱo! Enjoy! NOTE: COOK TIME DEPENDS UPON THE WEIGHT OF THE TURKEY.

Lazy Chicken Bruschetta

Lazy Chicken Bruschetta

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Prep Time: 10 Minutes
Cook Time: 10 Minutes

I don't know about you but I get kinda lazy sometimes so when it comes to something like making 40 to 50 slices of grilled chicken bruschetta you can bet I found the easiest way out. But just because it's easy (and I'm lazy) doesn't mean it's taste is…

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