From Cookies & Eggnog to Stuffing & Potatoes: 39 Original Recipes for your Christmas Meal!

Christmas is less than two weeks away — wow! I know you are all super busy preparing for the feast, I thought I’d suggest some recipes so that you put a little bit of Spicie Foodie on your Christmas table.;) Enjoy!

Old Fashioned Eggnog Recipe by @SpicieFoodie | #christmas #eggnog

Hubby’s Eggnog
Svarak: Czech Mulled Wine
Mandarin Ginger Tea
Maple Apple Cider
Tangerine Spiced Tea
Ginger Lemon and Honey Tea


Chocolate Coffee Pecan Shortbreads by @SpicieFoodie


Cookies, Cake, Pie & Other Sweets:
Merunky Matcha Polvorones
Chocolate, Coffee, Pecan Shortbread Cookies
Spicy Goat Cheese, Pecan and Paprika Shortbreads
Black Sesame Polvorones or Shortbreads
Nan Khatai or Indian Almond Semolina Cookies
Chocolate Craisin Almond Meal Cookies
Czech Linzer Cookies
Fluffy Molasses Apple Butter Cookies

Mexican Chocolate Cake by @SpicieFoodie

Pastel de Chocolate Mexicano or Mexican Chocolate Cake
Pumpkin Pie Cheesecake with Molasses Caramel Sauce
Mini Pumpkin Pies with Acorn and Oat Flour Pie Crust
Banana Cream, Pie with Chocolate Crust

Pumpkin Pie made with Acorn Flour and Oat Flour by @SpicieFoodie

Rosca de Reyes (would be great as a breakfast with hot chocolate)
Mexican Candied Pumpkin
Marilyn’s Baked Custard
(Vegan) Almond Butter Baked Apples


Merlot Cranberry Sauce Recipe by @SpicieFoodie

Veggies & Other Sides:
Merlot Cranberry Sauce
Roasted Brussels Sprouts with Almonds
Bagel and Veggies Stuffing

Mashed Potatoes from Scratch by @SpicieFoodie

Cooking Mashed Potatoes by Feel
Love Handle Mash Potatoes
Spicy, Garlicky and Lemony Broccoli
Sauteed Baby Beet Greens and Red Chard
Spicie Roasted Potatoes
Homemade Mexican Chorizo, suggested by a reader to use with stuffing

Brussels Sprouts with Almonds by @SpicieFoodie

Turmeric and Vegetable Millet
Turmeric Spiced Bulgur
Persimmon, Avocado and Serrano Ham Salad
Roasted Spanish Pumpkin and Red Pepper Soup

How To Make French Crepes by @SpicieFoodie


Brunch Ideas:
Spicy Apple Goat Cheese Galette
Roasted Tomato and Gouda Strudel 
How To Make French Crepes
Buckwheat Crepes

I’ll have one more Christmas recipe for you in a couple of days, but for now I leave you with a snapshot of the local Christmas spirit.

From Cookies & Eggnog to Stuffing & Potatoes: 39 Original Recipes for your Christmas Meal! by @SpicieFoodie


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  1. La Torontoise says

    Nancy, thnak you so much! I was searching for Christmas time recipes – low effort/high impact kind of a thing, and found these links very informative. It helps me making my shopping list:-)

    Cheers and enjoy the advent season in Europe!!

  2. says

    The Mandarin Orange Tea is marked for tomorrow morning. I don’t have Mandarin but I have some Cara Cara that should work. There are so many recipes here that have me reconsidering my Christmas Day menu! Great list Nancy!

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