Christmas

From unique, affordable gift ideas to delicious holiday recipes, your Christmas planning starts here.

Rice Cakes with Mushroom-Walnut Sauce
Rice Cakes with Mushroom-Walnut Sauce

Grandmas usually made rice patties as a way to use up leftover rice. You can serve these delicious… >>

Christmas Side Dishes
Christmas Side Dishes

Fresh salads and tasty side dish recipes to pair with any Christmas menu. >>

Triple-Nut Diamonds
Triple-Nut Diamonds

If you're crazy about nuts, this bar cookie is for you. >>

Unique Hot Drinks for the Holidays
Unique Hot Drinks for the Holidays

Steamy beverages for chilly winter nights. >>

Roasted Vegetable Tart Recipe
Roasted Vegetable Tart Recipe

Vegetarians...enjoy this! Rich and hearty butternut squash, zucchini, red onion, and peppers… >>

Drummer Boy Cake
Drummer Boy Cake

Drum up praise from your guests by serving this stunning Christmas cake. >>

Berry Nice Brisket
Berry Nice Brisket

The addition of cranberry to this hearty entree makes it perfect for the holiday season. >>

Christmas Tree Cookies
Christmas Tree Cookies

Amaze everyone with these striking Christmas-tree-shaped cookies. >>

Mocha Eggnog
Mocha Eggnog

Add a chocolate twist to classic eggnog. >>

Hot Cranberry Cider
Hot Cranberry Cider

The addition of cranberry juice gives this cider lots of flavor and a fun holiday color. >>

Sandra Lee's Mini Apple Pies
Sandra Lee’s Mini Apple Pies

Sandra Lee shares a sweet holiday favorite with readersdigest.com. >>

Over-Stuffed Onions Recipe
Over-Stuffed Onions Recipe

The mild, sweet onion varieties, like Vidalia and Walla Walla, are ideal in this dish, where they… >>

Fancy-Fixin’s Cauliflower
Fancy-Fixin’s Cauliflower

This zesty recipe dresses up the “educated” vegetable with a tangy sauce. >>

Grandma Rose’s Lasagna
Grandma Rose’s Lasagna

“My Grandma Rose always made her sauce for lasagna from scratch,” recalls Rosemary Corsiglia… >>

Lobster Thermidor
Lobster Thermidor

In colonial times, lobster was so plentiful that it was considered poor man’s food. By the… >>

Old-Time Scalloped Potatoes
Old-Time Scalloped Potatoes

Hearty meals at grandma's house often featured these stick-to-the-ribs potatoes, which are baked in… >>

Seafood-Stuffed Flounder
Seafood-Stuffed Flounder

This elegant party dish can be made with either scallops or shrimp. >>

Sour Cream Biscuits
Sour Cream Biscuits

Southern grandmas will tell you good biscuits should be crusty on the outside and soft and crumbly… >>

Cherry Tomatoes Filled With Creamy Pesto Cheese
Cherry Tomatoes Filled With Creamy Pesto Cheese

Bring these colorful, bite-sized appetizers to your holiday parties. You can keep the fact that… >>

Peppered Veal Stew With Dumplings
Peppered Veal Stew With Dumplings

A hearty stew perfect for any winter night. >>