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 2/19 Cavatelli with Sausage, Eggplant and Saffron Cream Add instant flair to your meal with interesting noodles. Cavatelli mixes great with any ingredients. We chose sausage and eggplant but mix-and-match as you like! Get the recipe! Get our best 30-minute dinner ideas now!