Christmas is the time for cheer! Making and sharing delicious food is such a special part of that cheer. Tree trimming parties with friends, hot cocoa and cookies after sledding, and of course a glorious dinner on Christmas Day are all part of the merriment. A Very Merry Christmas
has all the scrumptious recipes you need for the merriest holiday season ever.
Headed off after breakfast to choose the family Christmas tree? Treat everyone to warm Gingerbread Muffins and Easy Breakfast Strata first. Going ice skating or building a snowman? Warm up afterwards with Mushroom & Beef Barley Soup and Easy Butter Rolls. On busy weeknights, it's easy to feed your family well with Warm-You-Up Italian Rice. Christmas dinner is sure to be remembered, with Cranberry-Glazed Pork Roast or Roast Beef with Horseradish Sauce, Sweet Baked Squash & Apples, Refreshing Cranberry Salad and Angel Biscuits on the menu.
Make your holiday open house festive with Apricot-Cheese Ball, Sugar & Spice Nuts and Warm Christmas Punch on the buffet. Last, but definitely not least! You'll find all kinds of delicious cookies, candies and desserts like Holiday Cut-Out Cookies, Norwegian Butter Cookies, Easy Coconut Macaroons, Never-Fail Chocolate Fudge and a very special Frozen Peppermint Cheesecake. Yum!
A Very Merry Christmas is filled with all these recipes and more, shared by cooks like you, handed down through generations and still enjoyed today. We've provided simple tips for making the holidays merry, plus a bonus chapter of fun seasonal memories. For a wonderful Christmas season from beginning to end, you'll love the recipes in this cookbook.