Christmas Recipes

When it comes to the holidays, we jingle all the way for Christmas. With traditional Christmas recipes ranging from appetizers to dinner to dessert, entertaining ideas and Christmas cookie recipes galore, we’ve got everything you need to make merry.

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      Our Best Christmas Cookie Recipes

      Gingerbread, peppermint and meringue, oh my! Make your holiday a little sweeter with 150 of our favorite Christmas cookie recipes.

      No-Bake Christmas Wreath Treats

      Cornflakes take the place of traditional rice cereal in these sweet no-bake Christmas treats from our Test Kitchen. Dressed up...


      Christmas Dinner Ideas

      Looking for Christmas dinner ideas? Browse our collection of show-stopping entrees, sides, salads and soups perfect for your Christmas menus.


      Easy Christmas Desserts for a Crowd

      Have half an hour? Then you have time to prep these easy Christmas desserts that feed at least a dozen...


      Christmas Eve Dinner Ideas

      Looking for the best Christmas Eve dinner ideas to complement the best Christmas cookies to complete the perfect holiday menu?...

      Italian Christmas Cookies

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      A single batch of these ricotta cheese cookies is never enough. I usually make one to give away and two...


      Set Up a Disney-Themed Christmas Tree This Year for the Most Magical Christmas Vibes

      You can deck the halls with Disney for an enchanted holiday!

      21 Elf on the Shelf Ideas to Help Your Elf Stir Up Mischief

      Elf on the Shelf means merry mischief all month long!


      How to Make Ice Marbles By Freezing Water Balloons with Food Coloring

      Christmas "ice marbles" are a great way to craft the holiday spirit with your kids this season.


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      41 Brand-New Christmas Cookies to Bake This Year

      Add a few new Christmas cookies to your treat trays this year. We've got more than 40 new recipes just...


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      66 Brand-New Christmas Dessert Ideas

      Get on everyone's nice list this year by serving these Christmas dessert ideas. We've got everything from air-fryer shortbread cookies...


      Here’s How to Fix Christmas Lights That Have Burned Out

      This Christmas light fix won't cost a cent.


      How to Keep a Christmas Tree Alive for the Holidays

      If you put your tree up in November, there's always a chance your tree will dry out. Make sure that...


      Must-Know Tips and Ticks for Christmas Trees

      Use these tips to make your holiday decorating that much easier.


      This Is How Candy Canes Are Made—and How to Make Your Own Candy Canes at Home

      I'd love nothing more than to learn how to make candy canes. The process is mesmerizing!

      What Is Elf on the Shelf, Anyway?

      This little elf is winning over families' hearts across the world. But, you may find yourself asking, how does Elf...



      This Giant Tub of Dehydrated Marshmallows Is Exactly What You Need for Hot Chocolate

      You can never have enough marshmallows for hot cocoa, right?


      Hosting a Holiday Party? Here’s How Much Food to Serve

      When it's your turn to host, take the stress out of planning with our guide to how much food to...


      30 Food Ornaments for Your Christmas Tree

      Deck the halls with boughs of holly...or avocado and bacon! Spread holiday cheer with delicious-looking food ornaments for your Christmas...


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      99 Holiday Recipes Passed Down for Generations

      Some of the best holiday recipes have long family histories. These are our favorite dishes from the kitchens that came...


      Ree Drummond Shares Her Two Signature Holiday Dishes — And Other Holiday Traditions

      Ree Drummond gives the inside scoop about holidays on the ranch and the Pioneer Woman holiday dishes you'll always see...


      61 Vintage Christmas Dishes Worth Trying Today

      We have vintage Christmas recipes that will be holiday hits for years to come.

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      32 Air-Fryer Recipes for Christmas

      Put your air fryer to good use this holiday season with our recipes for appetizers, mains, sides and desserts.


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      40 No-Bake Christmas Cookies & Treats

      Get dazzling holiday treats without the mess and time of regular baking! Skip right to dessert with these delicious no-bake...


      15 Places to Buy Christmas Cookies Online

      'Tis the season for sweets! Make your holiday exchange a little easier this year with these Christmas cookie delivery options.


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      25 Christmas Casserole Recipes to Make in Your 13×9 Pan

      Fresh from the oven, these crowd-sized casseroles are jolly, heartwarming and ready to share.


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      How to Spatchcock a Turkey: The Secret Cooking Technique You’ve Been Missing Out On

      Finally! Roasting a juicy, perfectly cooked turkey is possible with this easy spatchcocking technique.