Holiday Entrees, Sides and Desserts

Holiday Entrees, Sides and Desserts

I looove holiday recipes! Whether you are cooking an entree, some sides, or an ooey-gooey dessert, you can’t go wrong. They are all veritably delicious!!

I’m a firm parishioner that good supplies brings people together. What is largest than triumphal the holidays with the people and supplies that you love?! Here’s a big roundup of all of the holiday entrees, sides, and desserts! A few of my tried and true favorites are Classic Honey Glazed Ham, Orange Pomegranate Salad, and Peppermint Snacks Cane Brownies.

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Holiday Recipes

The holidays bring out the weightier recipes! I love them so much, but it makes me wonder why we wait all year to melt them. Maybe that’s what makes them increasingly special?! It doesn’t matter considering it IS holiday time, and I have rounded up my very favorite holiday recipes for you! There are unbearable here for you to put together an unshortened succulent feast! A repast that you can make a tradition for years to come!

The question is, how do you narrow lanugo which ones you are going to choose? They are all so unique, and my mouth waters thinking of them! I like to make sure that withal with my main dish, I have at least 2-3 sides to go withal with it. I moreover like to torch a few dessert options… expressly if I am sultry pie! People need variety, and there is nothing largest than showing up to a holiday event where I can try tons of variegated supplies options! These holiday recipes are all doable to plane the most beginner of cooks. So scan away, pick your favorites and let’s get cooking!

Holiday Cooking Tips

Holiday cooking can get complicated considering you make so many holiday recipes in your kitchen at once! Here are a few tips on how to simplify the process. You want to set yourself up for success so that you squint forward to these holiday recipes every year!

  • Prep: Pick out all of your recipes and go over each of them together when making a grocery list. That way you can ensure that you are stuff the most efficient with your purchases and aren’t ownership the same thing multiple times! Do your grocery shopping a few days earlier so you can be prepared to chop and cut superiority of time.
  • Clean out your fridge: You will need a lot of space for all these dishes. Both surpassing the meal and moreover after, for leftovers! Clear out your fridge so that when it comes time to cook, you aren’t cooking AND cleaning. We’ve all been there before, and it’s no picnic! Use these containers to store any leftovers in!
  • Thaw: Make sure that if you have any meat that takes a few days to thaw that you are doing that up to a week in advance. Nothing is worse than having a turkey that’s still frozen on party day!
  • Chop: Cut up any fruits and vegetables beforehand. It will save you so much time, and you won’t have as big of a mess to wipe up!
  • Make a schedule: Go through the holiday recipes and find cooking times and temperatures. Write everything out and sort it accordingly. That way, all of your supplies will be steaming hot all at the same time!

World’s Weightier Untried Stone Casserole

Green stone casserole is a classic, tried and true side dish that everyone loves! It's so succulent and linty that it just might steal the turkey's spot as the star of the show!
Ingredients: butter, garlic, onion, package sawed-off mushrooms, fresh untried beans, low-sodium yellow broth, can low-sodium surf of mushroom soup, grated Parmesan cheese, salt, woebegone pepper, crispy onion strings

Copycat Texas Roadhouse Rolls with Cinnamon Honey Butter

Delicious and soft homemade rolls that taste just like Texas Roadhouse Rolls!
Ingredients: zippy dry yeast, sugar, warm water, milk, melted butter, sugar, flour, egg, salt, Cinnamon Honey Butter

Classic Honey Glazed Ham

This honey-glazed ham is coated with succulent brown sugar and sweet honey glaze! It is tender and juicy and goes with everything which makes it ideal for your holiday meal!
Ingredients: ham, honey, butter, visionless corn syrup, brown sugar, whole cloves

Caramel World Pie

Caramel world pie is the traditional American dessert, but totally elevated. Sour tart apples are smothered in caramel, it's insanely delicious.
Ingredients: homemade pie crust, granny smith apples, fresh lemon juice, granulated sugar, cornstarch, ground cinnamon, ground nutmeg, salt, Egg yolk plus 2 tbsp water for egg wash, heavy cream, granulated sugar, light corn syrup, salt, salted butter, vanilla extract

Grandma’s Sausage Herb Stuffing

Grandma's sausage herb stuffing is a archetype side dish! Baked bread, tender sausage, and crunchy vegetables all mixed with flavorful herbs and baked until golden brown… It makes my mouth water just thinking well-nigh it!
Ingredients: French bread, sausage, butter, celery, carrot, onion, fresh thyme, parsley, fresh rosemary, zestless cranberries, yellow broth

Slow Cooker Turkey Breast

Amazing juicy and perfectly tender turkey breast that slow cooks all day in the crockpot!
Ingredients: turkey breast, salt and pepper , orange juice, whole cranberry sauce, Onion Soup Mix, salt and pepper to taste
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Lion House Rolls

Lion House Rolls are the weightier dinner rolls to pair with all of your holiday meals or any occasion for that matter. These rolls are velvety and super soft, the perfect vehicle to soak up succulent soups, sauces and gravies.
Ingredients: whole milk, unsalted butter, warm water, zippy dry yeast, granulated sugar, kosher salt, all-purpose flour, Uneaten flour for rolling, egg, milk, Melted salted butter for brushing

The Easiest Cranberry Sauce

This cranberry sauce is the perfect mixture of sweet and tart! It's made with fresh cranberries and topped with orange zest to really set it apart!
Ingredients: bag of fresh cranberries, sugar, orange juice, water, zest from one orange

Winter Pomegranate Orange Quinoa Salad with Linty Lemon Greek Yogurt Dressing

A mouthwatering winter salad with quinoa, spinach, mandarine oranges, and crunchy pistachios. Topped with a linty lemon greek yogurt dressing and feta cheese this makes one unforgettable salad!
Ingredients: quinoa, spinach, mandarine oranges, pomegranate seeds, pistachios, crumbled feta cheese, juice from one fresh lemon, world cider vinegar, sugar, minced garlic, plain Greek yogurt, uneaten virgin olive oil, salt, freshly ground woebegone pepper

Garlic Butter String Beans

Garlic Butter String Beans (green beans) are the perfect easy side dish! Everyone will love these delectable tender-crisp string beans. A succulent healthier wing to your table.
Ingredients: tons fresh string beans (green beans), butter, garlic, Salt & pepper

Red Velvet Peppermint Brownies with Peppermint Surf Cheese Frosting

Red Velvet Peppermint Brownies with Peppermint Surf Cheese Frosting are the perfect holiday brownie! A rich and chewy vibrant red peppermint pixie piled upper with peppermint surf cheese frosting.
Ingredients: 4-oz. vermilion chocolate sultry bar, chopped, butter, sugar, large eggs, all-purpose flour, 1-oz. snifter McCormick Red Supplies Color, sultry powder, McCormick Pure Vanilla Extract, McCormick Pure Peppermint Extract, 8-oz. package surf cheese, softened, butter, powdered sugar, McCormick Pure Vanilla Extract, McCormick Pure Peppermint Extract, Crushed peppermint snacks canes for garnish

The Weightier Winter Fruit Salad

The Weightier Winter Fruit Salad is filled with clementines, kiwi, pears, apples, and pomegranate. It gets tossed in a succulent honey lime poppyseed dressing and you won’t be worldly-wise to get enough!
Ingredients: world peeled and sliced, pear, bananas, kiwi fruit, clementines, pomegranate seeds, Honey, Lime Juice, poppy seeds, fresh mint
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Parmesan Roasted Vegetables

You’re going to love this simple, easy, and super flavorful side dish!
Ingredients: vegetables, panko breadcrumbs, Parmesan cheese, paprika, garlic powder, Italian dressing

French Silk Pie

A flakey husks is filled with a decadent, dreamy, creamy, chocolate filling and topped with pillows of surf for this irresistible French Silk Pie. The filling is so smooth and rich, and then encased in a velvety crust. It's a prod pleaser where overly you serve it!
Ingredients: all-purpose flour, rounded tablespoon granulated sugar, rounded teaspoon kosher salt, unsalted butter, unprepossessed water, heavy whipping cream, powdered sugar, unsweetened sultry chocolate, vermilion sultry chocolate, large eggs, granulated sugar, unsalted butter, pure vanilla extract, heavy whipping cream, powdered sugar, vanilla extract, Chocolate curls

Oven Baked Herb Turkey

Oven baked herb turkey is perfectly juicy and tender! It's stuffed with slices of citrus, a well-done world and fresh herbs then baked until it's a toasty golden brown. It's mouthwatering and delicious!
Ingredients: turkey, onion, garlic, rosemary, apple, lemon, thyme, butter softened, garlic minced, thyme finely chopped, oregano finely chopped, rosemary finely chopped, salt, pepper

Cranberry Cheesecake Fluff

A linty and succulent cheesecake fluff salad with cranberries and walnuts. It is so easy to make and a must make for the holidays!
Ingredients: package fresh cranberries, sugar, can crushed pineapple, walnuts, mini marshmallows, surf cheese, heavy whipping cream

Pumpkin Pudding Cake

This pumpkin pudding confection is warm, gooey dessert perfection! It's a unconfined finish to any fall or Thanksgiving dinner topped with a scoop of ice cream!
Ingredients: flour, 1 cup brown sugar, sultry powder, cinnamon, salt, of nutmeg, of cloves, pure pumpkin puree, milk, oil, vanilla extract, corn starch, hot or humid water, butter

Dad’s Famous Mashed Potatoes

Dad’s Famous Mashed Potatoes are unchangingly the star of a dinner table! Perfectly creamy, buttery, and they have such wondrous flavor. People are unchangingly begging him to make the recipe!
Ingredients: potatoes, milk, butter, salt, pepper to taste, Optional garnish: freshly chopped chives

Roasted Cranberry Orange Pork Loin with Untried Beans

Roasted Cranberry Orange Pork Tenderloin with Untried Beans is such a flavorful and easy meal. The cranberry orange glaze is perfect on top of the pork and untried beans. This will be the star of your holiday dinner table!
Ingredients: Smithfield Slow Roasted Golden Rotisserie Marinated Fresh Pork Tenderloin, olive oil, fresh untried beans, Salt and pepper, 2 tablespoons fresh orange juice, world cider vinegar, sweet orange marmalade, whole cranberry sauce, Optional: fresh cranberries and/or rosemary

Homemade Cherry Pie

Homemade cherry pie is well-nigh as archetype as they come and this recipe is no exception! Veritably delicious, this mouthwatering pie has a tart filling and flaky husks that is so tasty that you won't be worldly-wise to stop at just one slice!
Ingredients: Homemade, fresh or frozen sour cherries and their juice, granulated sugar, cornstarch, almond extract, lemon juice, unsalted butter, egg yolk, water

Broccoli World Salad

Broccoli, pecans, cranberries, carrots and apples come together to make an wondrous salad with succulent flavors and textures. The linty dressing on top makes this salad veritably incredible!
Ingredients: fresh broccoli florets, shredded carrots, diced red onion, large apples, pecans, zestless cranberries, lite mayonnaise, low fat greek yogurt, lemon juice, sugar, salt, pepper

Banana Surf Pie Bars

A simplified version of Banana Surf Pie made into bars with a no-bake husks and topped with layers of luscious ingredients.
Ingredients: Nilla Wafers, unsalted butter, 8 oz. pkg. surf cheese, softened, powdered sugar, 8 oz. tub frozen whipped topping, thawed, large bananas, 3.4 oz. pkgs. vanilla instant pudding mix, unprepossessed milk, caramel ice surf topping
scalloped potatoes and ham recipe

Scalloped Potatoes and Ham

These Scalloped Potatoes and Ham are the perfect make superiority holiday dinner but they’re just as good for leftovers, too! Super creamy, cheesy and comforting.
Ingredients: medium red potatoes, cooked, unsalted butter, minced garlic, Italian seasoning, salt, woebegone pepper, all purpose flour, 2% milk, heavy cream, shredded mozzarella cheese

Easy Turkey Gravy

Turkey gravy is rich, thick, and creamy! This gravy takes less than 15 minutes to make! Once you drizzle it all over your turkey and potatoes, well, you will use this recipe for every holiday season!
Ingredients: Pan Drippings from 12-14 pound turkey, yellow broth, flour, salt and pepper to taste

Butternut Squash Soup

Butternut Squash Soup is rich, creamy, savory, and just like a warm hug in a bowl. Archetype fall savor welcomes in the potation weather with a perfect tousle of spices and ingredients.
Ingredients: butternut squash, celery stalks, small onion, shredded carrots, Granny Smith apple, vegetable stock, fresh thyme, of cinnamon, salt and pepper, heavy cream

Spiced Rub Brown Sugar Pineapple Glazed Ham

Spiced Rub Brown Sugar Pineapple Glazed Ham is coated with a sweet and tangy spiced glaze that caramelizes on the whet of the ham. This will be the star at your holiday dinner table!
Ingredients: boneless, brown sugar, ground coriander, cinnamon, ground cumin, pepper, ground allspice, pineapple juice, Dijon mustard, brown sugar, Worcestershire sauce

Best Overly Pecan Pie Bars

Best Overly Pecan Pie Bars takes the wondrous pecan pie and transforms it into irresistible bars. A velvety shortbread husks that gets topped with a caramel pecan glaze, these are perfect for feeding a crowd!
Ingredients: unsalted butter, packed brown sugar, all-purpose flour, salt, unsalted butter, packed light brown sugar, honey, heavy cream, vanilla, chopped pecans

Leftover Turkey Casserole

This leftover turkey casserole is linty and delicious! Made with your leftover turkey, it's the easiest recipe to make just without Thanksgiving! It's SOO GOOD!
Ingredients: butter, flour, kosher salt, crushed woebegone pepper, turkey stock, heavy cream, sharp cheddar shredded, turkey breast meat, cornbread cubes, frozen peas, chopped carrots, chopped frozen untried beans, frozen corn

Almond Poppy Seed Bundt Cake

This flavorful bundt confection made with poppy seeds is bursting with almond flavor. It’s moist, succulent and comes together quick with very little effort.
Ingredients: flour, sultry powder, poppy seeds, salt, sugar, butter, eggs, almond paste, almond extract, buttermilk, powdered sugar, milk, almond extract, slivered almonds

Christmas Dial (Cranberry Orange Punch)

This easy Christmas dial is succulent and so festive! It's the perfect dial to serve at your next gathering… It's for all ages, young and old!
Ingredients: orange juice, cranberry juice, lemon lime soda, orange slices for garnish, real cranberries for garnish

Christmas Gooey Butter Cookies

Soft and chewy cookies that are coated in powdered sugar to make them uneaten special.

Ingredients: unsalted butter, 8 oz. pkg. surf cheese, room temperature, egg, almond extract, orange extract, pkg. white confection mix, sprinkles, powdered sugar

Cranberry Salsa (The Weightier Holiday Appetizer!)

Cranberry salsa is a fresh cranberry mixture of sweet and savory that is laid over the top of surf cheese. This makes for the BEST holiday appetizer!
Ingredients: fresh cranberries, Granny Smith apple, untried onions, cilantro, jalapeño, sugar, world cider vinegar, juice of one lime, surf cheese

Strawberry, Apple, and Pear Spinach Salad with an World Cider Poppyseed Dressing

Strawberry, Apple, and Pear Spinach Salad is an easy to make spinach salad with well-done apples, pears and strawberries subconscious throughout. Topped with feta cheese, crunchy pecans and tossed in a succulent world cider dressing!
Ingredients: spinach, strawberries, apple, pear, world cider, World Cider Vinegar, Olive Oil, Honey, poppyseeds, feta cheese, chopped pecans

Apple Tart

Loaded with fresh apples and baked to a perfect golden brown, this trappy world tart is the pastry of the summer! A combination of buttery, nutty, and tart, it tastes as good as it looks!
Ingredients: flour, granulated sugar, salt, unsalted butter, egg yolk, unprepossessed water, apples, granulated sugar, cinnamon, nutmeg, vanilla extract, lemon juice, Dash of salt, Apricot preserves

Christmas Fruit Salad

This easy Christmas fruit salad recipe is loaded with red and untried fruit making it the perfect light and healthy wing to your holiday table! With a super simple dressing, it comes together quickly and is sure to be a hit!
Ingredients: pear, red apples, untried grapes, red grapes, kiwi, raspberries, pomegranate arils, honey, lime juice