Christmas day is getting nearer and nearer each day so it’s time to start planning your Christmas dinner. This year, you can make Christmas dinner extra special with irresistible salad, a delicious starter, mouthwatering side dish and melt in your mouth ham or whatever you fancy. I have picked easy to prepare Christmas dinner ideas that will impress everyone.

christmas dinner ideas4
Image Courtesy of

My pick of Christmas dinner recipes includes easy Christmas dinner idea and main dishes that guests will love. I’m hosting this year Christmas dinner party as I always do, which is why I want to serve something different, this time. So, I have scoured the internet for Christmas food ideas from starters, side dishes and main dishes that I would love to make and serve to my family and friends.

Christmas Dinner Ideas

I have gathered some Christmas dinner recipes to make your Christmas dinner memorable and satisfying.

Easy Christmas Dinner Ideas

Delight your family with this easy christmas dinner ideas. This recipe below can start a memorable Christmas dinner party.

easy christmas dinner ideas

Asian Meatballs Recipe

Easy Christmas dinner menu ideas

Slow Cooker Meatballs in Tomato Chutney

Christmas Dinner Starter Ideas

I have here two christmas dinner starter ideas. The first one is vegetarian delight while the other one is best for seafood lovers.

christmas dinner starter ideas

This eggplant rollatini recipe is a fantastic option for dieters and health conscious individual.

Eggplant Rollatini Recipe

christmas dinner starter ideas1

Looking for an easy seafood and Thai recipe? This Thai shrimp’s wonton recipe is a quick dish to make, making it a fantastic appetizer.

Thai Shrimps Wonton Recipe

christmas dinner ideas


Fried tofu is a healthy starter perfect for those on a diet or dont want to add weight this christmas.

Fried Tofu with Sesame Seeds and Spring Leeks Recipe

Christmas Dinner Starter Ideas

Roasted Winter Squash Soup Recipe

Christmas Dinner Starter Ideas1

Lemon Goat Cheese Dip Recipe

Ideas for Christmas Dinner

Looking for cornbread recipe? This cornbread is a great addition to your Christmas Eve dinner menu ideas.

ideas for christmas dinner
Red and Green Chilies Cornbread Recipe

Christmas Day Dinner Ideas

This seafood salad recipe is easy and cost effective to make. I’m going to try this recipe this week to taste test as i want my Christmas dinner menu to be perfect. What do you think about this seafood salad recipe?

christmas day dinner ideas

Seafood Salad Recipe

This tiger prawn salad lime and coriander recipe is my second option. It’s fresh and simple to make for christmas dinner. I love seafood so i’m choosing between two seafood salad.

christmas day dinner ideas1

Tiger Prawn Salad Lime and Coriander Recipe

Christmas Dinner Party Ideas

This corn cream soup polenta recipe will warm your stomach and heart. The picture alone is already heartwarming what more when you finally tried it.

christmas dinner party ideas
Corn Cream Soup Polenta Recipe

Christmas Eve Dinner Ideas

This mashed potatoes cabbale leeks recipe is an Irish recipe. It is an ideal side dish to a turkey or ham dish.

christmas eve dinner menu ideas

Mashed Potatoes Cabbale Leeks Recipe

or how about a meat dish for christmas eve?

Christmas Eve Dinner Ideas

Cherry Port Glazed Rack Lamb Recipe

Dinner Ideas for Christmas

Looking for a light dinner ideas for two? This Pierogi Sauerkraut mushrooms recipe is just right for a romantic christmas dinner.

dinner ideas for Christmas

Pierogi Sauerkraut Mushrooms Recipe

easy christmas dinner ideas

Turkey Lasagna

Ideas for Christmas Eve Dinner

Paella is my mom specialty. This is a delicious seafood and meat dish. I have never tried making paella yet. And I’m considering making Paella this Christmas to surprise my mom. So, I search the internet for a paella dish that my mom and guests will love this Christmas.

ideas for christmas eve dinner
Paella Recipe

Christmas Dinner Food Ideas

Christmas dinner is the perfect time to showcase your culinary skill. This year, you can win everyone’s heart with a fabulous chicken dish. This Roasted Cornish Hens with Wild Rice recipe will make you a great cook.

christmas dinner food ideas
Roasted Cornish Hens with Wild Rice Dressing Recipe

Christmas Dinner Food Ideas1

Roast Turkey with Fresh Thyme Rub and Maple Glazed

christmas dinner food ideas

Turkey Breast with Cranberry Orange Glaze

Christmas Party Dinner Ideas

I love chicken but I don’t think fried chicken is good for a Christmas dinner party. I want this year to be special so only the best chicken recipe will be included on my christmas dinner menu. Luckily, i found this Chicken Marbella recipe, just look at it. There is only one word to describe this dish and its yummy.

christmas party dinner ideas
Chicken Marbella Recipe

Christmas Party Dinner Ideas

Onion Pie Recipe

Christmas Dinner Ideas for A Crowd

Wow! This Roast pork dish is one showy main dish…

christmas dinner ideas for a crowd
Roast Pork with Pistachio Stuffing Recipe

Christmas Dinner Menu Ideas

This salted roasted prime ribs beef dish is great with red Cabernet Sauvignon or Merlot. What do you think?


christmas dinner menu ideas

Salt Roasted Prime Ribs Beef Recipe

Christmas Dinner Menu Ideas1

Here is another prime rib recipe to make for your christmas dinner.

Prime Rib Recipe

Christmas Ham Dinner Menu Ideas

Glazed ham for Christmas dinner? Why not right? I love ham and this baked honey glazed ham recipe is great for a dinner party. Guests will love this ham so be ready for they will ask for second serving.

christmas ham dinner menu ideas
Baked Honey Glazed Ham Recipe

 This baked honey glazed ham great with white Riesling or Red Pinot Noir. Do you have any other wine suggestion for this ham dish? I do! check out the ham recipe below:

Christmas Ham Dinner Menu Ideas

Sweet and Spicy Ham

Christmas Dinner Ideas Recipes

This is a dish that deserves the best red wine like syrah or zinfandel. 

christmas dinner recipes ideas

Citrus Tarragon Chicken Recipe

Christmas Dinner Recipes Ideas

This is another award winning beef dish that you can serve this christmas.

christmas dinner ideas recipes
Beef Tenderloin with Caramelized Onions and Red Wine Sauce Recipe

Christmas Dinner Recipes Ideas

Heston Bluementhals Recipe

Christmas Dinner Recipes Ideas1

Sour Cream Chicken Enchiladas

I hope you love my christmas dinner ideas. Thank you for checking my post. Have a nice holiday, Merry Christmas!

About cathy 229 Articles
Hi, I am Cathy, a travel junkie, foodie, photog crazy and frustrated writer. I but I don’t consider myself a writer… I blog because I wanted to immortalize my life experiences, share information and just write about all sorts of topics.   I enjoy food, travelling, taking photos, reading, and blogging and meeting new people…   I write all posts, unless otherwise stated. Feel free to leave me a comment or follow me on Twitter and i'll follow you back or connect with me viaGoogle+ as I love to hear from my readers.

Be the first to comment

Leave a Reply