Italian Christmas Recipes Share Print If a traditional Italian Christmas dinner is what you're after, look no further. These recipes offer a variety of age-old traditions, as well as fresh takes on favorites that will have you wishing for an Italian feast every night. Prev Next 1/19 Italian Egg Drop Soup with Meatballs Meatballs are essential to an Italian diet. Start your Christmas dinner off right with a bowl of this hearty soup. Get the recipe! Get our best 30-minute dinner ideas now!