Christmas Dinner Recipes

Christmas dinner should be a festive meal to bring the whole family together as the final (filling!) event of the holiday. Whether you're serving beef, turkey, ham or even pasta, we've got a recipe for you.
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Christmas dinner should be a festive meal to bring the whole family together as the final (filling!) event of the holiday. Whether you're serving beef, turkey, ham or even pasta, we've got a recipe for you.

Stuffed Beef Tenderloin

Drizzle hollandaise sauce over this broccoli-stuffed beef for a Christmas dinner everyone will want seconds of.

Stuffed Beef Tenderloin

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Individual Beef Wellingtons

Serve the beef Wellingtons with steamed broccoli spears and broiled tomatoes to complete the feast.

Individual Beef Wellingtons

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Christmas Pasta

You won't be able to fit another meat in the pot of this Christmas Pasta. Make it the day before because it only gets better and better the more it's reheated.

Christmas Pasta

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Lamb Chops with Spinach Rice Pilaf

Break up thin spaghetti noodles and mix them with rice and spinach for a delicious side dish. Tip: Serve with pomegranate gravy over sliced sautéed chicken if lamb is not your thing.

Lamb Chops with Spinach Rice Pilaf

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Maple-Glazed Roast Turkey with Apple Cider Gravy

Simmer maple syrup, mix with butter and thyme, then freeze for 30 minutes. Use your hands to spread the butter under the skin for a super moist bird.

Maple-Glazed Roast Turkey with Apple Cider Gravy

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How to Make an Edible Roasting Rack

An edible roasting rack is only a fraction of the price, and double the fun. Watch as our test kitchen expert shows you how to whip one up in a snap.

Chicken with Lemon and Green Olives

This one pot wonder is both healthy and delicious. Tip: Swap in leftover chicken broth for the water to cook the couscous.

Chicken with Lemon and Green Olives

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Mussels in Spicy Broth

This broth is the perfect thing for even the coldest Christmas night.

Mussels in Spicy Broth

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Standing Rib Roast with Mustard Jus

Be sure not to waste one bit of this juicy roast. It's so good Santa will wish he got this instead of cookies!

standing rib roast

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Turkey-and-Stuffing Pie

Spent too much on gifts? No problem. This under $10 pie is packed with all things Christmas. Turkey, cranberries and corn bread-stuffing make this the perfect budget-friendly meal.

Turkey-and-Stuffing Pie

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Roasted Pork Tenderloin

This delicious pork tenderloin has never been easier. Just season, pop in the oven, and enjoy. Tip: Make a simple sauce by adding a little water to the roasting pan and scraping the brown bits from the bottom.

Roasted Pork Tenderloin

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Kiss-of-Lemon Roast Turkey

This basic recipe is perfect for first-timers. Just the bird into the oven and prepare yourself to be amazed.

Kiss-of-Lemon Roast Turkey

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How to Prep Turkey for Roasting

Watch as our Food Editor gives step-by-step instructions for how to prep a turkey to roast this Christmas.

Baked Ham with Plum-and-Thyme Glaze

The sweetest part about this ham? You can make the glaze two days ahead of time.

Baked Ham with Plum-and-Thyme Glaze

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Braised Pork with Oranges

Get a fork-tender -- and totally delish -- pork shoulder by braising the meat gently in a combination of bacon grease, white wine and chicken broth.

Braised Pork with Oranges

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Double Rice Pilaf with Creminis & Edamame

Here's a veg-friendly dinner recipes. Frozen edamame are one of the best quick-fix, protein-packed veggies to hit the market in a while.

Double Rice Pilaf with Creminis & Edamame

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Rigatoni with Lamb

Enjoy lamb differently in this hearty pasta. Top with EVOO, parsley and grated cheese before serving.

Rigatoni with Lamb

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Crisp Red Snapper and Winter Stir Fry Vegetables

Stir fried beets and zucchini pair nicely with snapper. Be generous with the cooking oil for a crispier bite.

Crisp Red Snapper and Winter Stir Fry Vegetables

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Christmas Pasta

This hearty pasta includes both hot and sweet Italian sausage, pancetta, veal and sirloin. Dig in for a highly satisfying meal.

Christmas Pasta

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Easy Paella

Cook up scallops, chorizo and shrimp with rice and veggies for this easy dinner recipe.

Easy Paella

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Party Recipes

Be the host with the most this holiday season with the help of our very best party recipes. From appetizers to the main course, your friends and family will be utterly satisfied by this spread.

Christmas Pasta

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