Christmas Dinner Menu

Who’s up for a little Christmas Dinner Menu planning? I’ve got it all covered regardless if you’re a meat eater, vegetarian, etc. So no matter who you’re cooking for, or what they like to eat… we’re 100% covered!

First up… let’s tackle the Appetizers! I find that 2-3 appetizers is my sweet spot for a holiday dinner.

Marinated Olives and Feta

Thyme and Garlic Baked Camembert

Last Minute Christmas Dinner Menu / Thyme and Garlic Baked Camembert from (@whatsgabycookin)

Herbed Goat Cheese Balls

Herbed Goat Cheese Balls from (@whatsgabycooking)

The Best Ever Spinach Dip

Moving on to Soups… pick one to serve pre-main course!

French Onion Soup

Last Minute Christmas Dinner Menu / French Onion Soup from (@whatsgabycookin)

Butternut Squash Carrot Soup

Broccoli Cheddar Soup

Cauliflower Soup

Roasted Tomato Basil Soup 

Salads – pick your fav!

Fall Harvest Salad

Last Minute Christmas Dinner Menu / Fall Harvest Salad from is easily the most beautiful AND easy salad! Perfect to add to your Thanksgiving menu (@whatsgabycookin)

Persimmon Salad

Roasted Carrot and Avocado Salad

Persimmon Caprese

Roasted Brussels Sprout Salad with Pomegranate

Sides – I usually do 2-3 sides per dinner party! The more the merrier

Roasted Broccolini

Last Minute Christmas Dinner Menu / Roasted Broccolini with Garlic and Parmesan from (@whatsgabycookin) hands down the best side dish ever

Sautéed Brussels Sprouts

Sautéed Brussels Sprouts from (@whatsgabycookin)

Spicy Garlic Green Beans

Spicy Garlic Green Beans from (@whatsgabycookin)

Wild Mushroom Stuffing

Wild Mushroom Stuffing from (@whatsgabycookin)

Garlic and Herb Sweetpotato Fries

Mascarpone Mashed Potatoes

Mascarpone Mashed Potatoes are hands down, the only mashed potato recipe you'll ever need! Perfect for Thanksgiving or any time for that matter!

Sweetpotato Gratin

Main Courses – we’re covering a lot of ground here depending on if you’re a meat eater, prefer to keep it veg want something traditional etc!

Caramelized Onion Risotto

Pistachio Crusted Rack of Lamb

Last Minute Christmas Dinner Menu / Pistachio Crusted Rack of Lamb from (@whatsgabycookin)

Stacked Eggplant Parmesan

Cheesy Baked Gnocchi

Polenta Bar

Perfect Italian Meatballs

Three Meat Lasagna

Peppercorn Crusted Tenderloin 

Garlic Peppercorn Crusted Beef Tenderloin from (@whatsgabycookin)


Triple Layer Pumpkin Cake

Last Minute Christmas Dinner Menu / Triple Layer Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cake

Cinnamon Chocolate Pull Apart Bread

Chocolate Peanut Butter Swirl Tart

Slutty Brownie Cake

Apple Crisp

Mom's Famous Apple Crisp from (@whatsgabycookin)

Chocolate Chip Bread Pudding

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  2. Helen

    The eggplant parmigiana!! Please post the recipe!! Thank you!! Everything looks delicious!!!

  3. Terri Fromme Varnier

    Merry Christmas Gaby

    Your site is a FAVORITE of mine–for very good reasons. Thank you!