Gather family and friends for a Christmas dinner filled with delicious holiday recipes, pretty centerpiece displays, and delightful conversation. Our dinner recipes are focused on Christmas: hams, turkey, and roasts, plus side dishes that everyone can agree on, like mashed potatoes and green beans. Warm the house with the smells of fresh Christmas cookies or pie that can serve as the finale to your Christmas dinner feast. Beyond the food, set the tone for a festive evening with pretty napkins and place settings. Our tutorials ensure your Christmas dinner is one to remember.
Delicious Christmas Dinner Ideas
Christmas Table Settings and Centerpieces
More Christmas Dinner Ideas
Our Best Christmas Dinner Menus
Prep the perfect Christmas dinner for your family with our menu ideas, including main dishes, sides, and desserts.
Healthy Christmas Menu
Lighten your holiday menu with our classic Christmas dinner recipes that are prepared with a healthy twist.
Pure & Simple Christmas Dinner Recipes
Learn how to incorporate fresh, seasonal, and locally grown ingredients into your family's Christmas dinner.
Vegetarian Christmas Dinner
Please your whole holiday crowd with a Christmas menu that satisfies even your vegetarian guests this year.
Christmas Menu Ideas
Try our top-of-the-line ideas for creating a gorgeous and delicious menu for this year's Christmas extravaganza.
Christmas Pork Dinner Recipes
Pork is a classic main dish on holiday dinner tables. Try our Christmas pork recipes for this year's big meal.
Turkey Roasting & Carving 101
Get our top information for everything turkey-related, from picking the perfect pan to carving the meat.
How to Bake a Chicken
Get an in-depth look at our Test Kitchen's expert technique for baking a chicken for your holiday meal.
How to Carve a Turkey
Dive into our cooking school and get the best step-by-step tips and tricks for carving a turkey.
How to Bake a Ham
Learn the best way to bake a ham as this year's main course for your holiday dinner guests.
Make-Ahead Holiday Side Dishes
Get this year's holiday menu ready ahead of time with our surprisingly easy make-ahead side-dish recipes.
Healthy Side Dishes for the Holidays
Add our tasty and good-for-you Christmas side dishes to this year's dinner menu for a healthy take on the holidays.
Satisfying Slow Cooker Side Dishes
Get out that slow cooker! Turn to your favorite kitchen gadget to simplify this year's holiday cooking.
Side Dishes for a Traditional Christmas Dinner
This holiday season, round out your Christmas dinner table with some of our traditional side-dish recipes.
Elegant Dinner Party Buffet
Create a showstopping holiday spread for your dinner guests with recipes including appetizers, desserts, and more.
Holiday Buffet Serving Tips and Display Ideas
Get our absolute top tips and tricks for pulling together your best-yet holiday party food display this Christmas.
25-Minute (or Less) Holiday Appetizers
Last-minute holiday guests can easily be satisfied with our quick-to-make Christmas appetizers for a crowd.
Holiday Appetizer Buffet Recipes
Get your holiday party started with a full bounty of delicious appetizers to share with your holiday guests.
Festive Christmas Table Place Settings
Get your holiday dinner table ready to go for the big dinner with our sophisticated Christmas table settings.
Fabulous Ideas for Christmas Tables
Start your Christmas table decorating with everyday items to create a gorgeous table setting for the holidays.
Decorate Your Dining Room for the Holidays
Get your entire dining room holiday-ready with our beautiful Christmas decorating displays.
Simple Christmas Centerpieces
Save time and money this holiday season with our simple ideas for creating showstopping Christmas centerpieces.