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101 Christmas Party Food Ideas

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It’s that time of year again! The time of year when you are sure to have loads of people heading to your house expecting some delicious Christmas Party Food Ideas!

Well never fear because we know just the recipes for you to use to wow your guests and have them asking for seconds! These delicious Christmas Party Food Ideas are sure to go fast when your guests see them so make extras!

Vanilla Pudding Puff Pastry Christmas Star Cookies

vanilla pudding puff pastry, Christmas party food ideasLike giving your Christmas party guests their own little Christmas tree! These Vanilla Pudding Puff Pastry Christmas Star Cookies are as tasty as they are adorable! Get Recipe Here. 

Mini Vanilla Bean Panna Cotta with Blueberry Lemon Sauce

These mini vanilla bean panna cotta’s are just the right size for party desserts or pack them up for a picnic! The blueberry lemon sauce finishes it just right. Get Recipe Here. 

Healthy Apple Cheese Bites

These healthy apple cheese bites are super simple and absolutely delicious. They are the perfect appetizer or make a great healthy after school snack! Get Recipe Here. 

Lavender Honey Posset

This honey posset recipe is my go to entertaining dessert because they require no special ingredients, can be made ahead and they look so fancy! We won’t tell anyone how insanely simple they are. Get Recipe Here.

Gingerbread Crunch Magic Cake

This Gingerbread Crunch Magic Cake is a festive spiced holiday twist on the classic magic cake. One batter magically separates into layers to create your new holiday must have dessert! Get Recipe Here. 

Russian Tea Cakes

Our secret Russian Tea Cakes recipe is never dry. It’s always declared to be the best snowball cookie they have ever eaten! Get Recipe Here. 

Chocolate Covered Pretzel Rods

These chocolate covered pretzel rods are the perfect DIY food gift. Makes a super easy party appetizer too for showers, Valentine’s Day or Christmas! Get Recipe Here. 

Sweet Potato Bars with Salted Vanilla Bean Frosting

This small batch recipe is very similar to pumpkin bars but we’ve added a few twists. Flaky sea salt sprinkled over the frosting takes these to a whole new place. Addicting. Get Recipe Here.

Jalapeno Popper Turnovers

Jalapeno popper turnovers are the perfect easy appetizer recipe! The cheesy filling is mixed with bacon and jalapeño and then wrapped in store bought puff pastry. I always get asked for the recipe! Get Recipe Here. 

Boozy Irish Cream Chai Latte

This boozy Irish cream chai latte is the perfect marriage of warm and cozy flavors. Top it with whipped cream, cinnamon, and homemade chocolate sauce if you are feeling extra indulgent. Get recipe Here. 

Gingerbread Cake

Gingerbread cake, Christmas Party food ideas

If there is a Christmas party food idea that is cuter than this I would love to see it! You will feel a little guilty about having to destroy this one to eat it but it will disappear once you take that first bite! Get Recipe Here. 

Candy Cane Christmas Breadsticks Recipe

candy cane Christmas bread , Christmas party food ideas

How Cute! These Candy Cane Christmas Breadsticks are an adorable way to snack! Get Recipe Here. 

Cranberry Cream Cheese Mini Phyllo Bites

cranberry cream cheese bites, Christmas party food ideas

Bite sized perfection, these tasty little morsels are sure to disappear fast when they make the rounds at your Christmas party! Cranberry Cream Cheese Mini Phyllo Bites are the perfect party food idea! Get Recipe Here. 

Apple Pie with Cloves

apple pie with cloves, Christmas party food ideas

If you have never tried cloves in your apple pie before you are going to go crazy for this amazing Apple Pie with Cloves recipe! Share this tasty treat with your guests this holiday! Get Recipe Here. 

Blackberry Lavendar Champange Cocktail

blackberry lavender champagne cocktail, 101 Christmas party food ideas

This champagne cocktail gets a unique twist with a simple blackberry and lavender sauce that is super easy but looks stunning! Perfect for entertaining with delicious real ingredients. Get Recipe Here.

Fuge Christmas Trees

fudge Christmas Tress, Christmas party food ideas

Don’t let the green color fool you, these Fuge Christmas Trees are as chocolatey as they can get and they are the perfect little treat to share with the ones you love this Christmas! Get Recipe Here. 

Christmas Tree Pita Pinwheel

Christmas tree pita pinwheel, Christmas party food ideas

This Christmas Tree Pita Pinwheel is a perfect centerpiece to put on the table at your next Christmas Party! Get Recipe Here. 

Rotisserie Turkey

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Take your turkey to the next level this year with this Rotisserie Turkey recipe. Your guests are sure to love this tasty take on the classic main course! Get Recipe Here. 

Christmas Punch

Christmas punch. 101 Christmas party food ideas

This Christmas punch is the perfect way to ring in the holiday season! Champagne and a perfect pairing of juices combine for a holiday punch that will have everyone coming back for seconds! Get Recipe Here.

Santa Cupcakes

Santa cupcakes, Christmas party food ideas

These Santa Cupcakes are as cute as they are tasty! Try these out for yourself tonight! Get Recipe Here.

Roasted Turkey Breast Recipe

roasted turkey breast recipe, Christmas party food ideas

Add some flavor to your turkey with this easy to follow Roasted Turkey Breast recipe this year. This is sure to be the tastiest thing at your Christmas party this year! Get Recipe Here. 

Christmas Spice Cake Eggnog Buttercream

Christmas Spice cake with eggnog buttercream, Christmas party food ideas

Christmas Spice Cake Eggnog Buttercream is the Holiday treat you didn’t know your table had been missing! A slice of this delicious cake goes perfectly with a hot cup of coffee or tea! Get Recipe Here. 

Christmas Wreath Caprese Salad

Christmas wreath caprese salad, Christmas Party food ideas

One part centerpiece, one part appetizer! This gorgeous Christmas Wreath Caprese Salad is a healthy way to make your table more festive at your next Christmas Party! Get Recipe Here. 

Pomegranate Champagne Margaritas

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Pomegranate Champagne Margaritas are as delicious as they are head-turning. Get Recipe Here.

Instant Pot Honey Baked Ham

Instant Pot honey baked ham , Christmas Party Food Ideas

Instant Pot Honey Baked Ham is the perfect way to put your instant pot to work on a delicious classic while you prepare the rest of your Christmas party food! This is a huge time saver! Get Recipe Here. 

Nordic Panna Cotta Skyr Wild Berries

panna cotta skyr wild berries, Christmas party food ideas

These cute little Nordic Panna Cotta with Skyr Wild Berries cups are a perfect way for your Christmas Party guests to have an easy to eat a single serving treat and they are sooo yummy too!  Get Recipe here. 

Christmas Fried Polenta

Christmas Fried Polenta is sure to be the tastiest snack idea you have on your table!  Your guests will love this delicious Christmas Party Food Idea! Get Recipe Here.

Pomegranate Champagne Cocktail

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This Pomegranate Champagne Cocktail is the easiest cocktail for entertaining! Just 3 ingredients and no cooking! Get Recipe Here.

Turkey Stuffing

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This easy to put together Turkey Stuffing recipe is a delicious take on the classic side dish. This is sure to be a perfect addition to anything you make for your Christmas Party! Get Recipe Here. 

2 Ingredient Dark Chocolate Truffles Recipe

2 ingredient dark chocolate truffles, Christmas party food idea

These 2 Ingredient Dark Chocolate Truffles will go crazy fast when your guests see them! These are the perfect Christmas Party Food Idea! Get Recipe Here.

Cranberry Pomegranate Walnut Bars

cranberry pomegranate walnut bars, Christmas party food ideas

We love these chewy delicious Cranberry Pomegranate Walnut Bars and we know you and your guests will too!  Get Recipe Here. 

Garlic Mashed Potatoes with Sage and Butter

garlic mashed potatoes with sage and butter, Christmas Party food ideas

Adding a little sage to your mashed potatoes makes them divinely tasty! If you have never tried these Garlic Mashed Potatoes with Sage and Butter then you are sure to find a new favorite here! Get Recipe Here. 

Apple Cider Champagne Margaritas

apple cider champagne margaritas, 101 Christmas party food ideas

These Apple Cider Champagne Margaritas are a light and refreshing twist on a classic. The cider flavors mixed with the cinnamon and sugar spiced rim is a delightful combination. Get Recipe Here. 

Keto Blinis with Smoked Salmon

bilinis with smoked salmon, Christmas party food ideas

These Keto Blinis with Smoked Salmon are so tasty and easy to make they are sure to go super fast when your guests get wind of them! Get Recipe Here. 

Russian Salad with Beet and Sauerkraut

Russian salad, Christmas party food ideas

Russian Salad with Beet and Sauerkraut, this old classic is just about as festive as it gets! Get Recipe Here. 

Garlic and Herb Instant Pot Potatoes

garlic butter herds Instant Pot potatoes, Christmas food party ideas

Wow! These Garlic and Herb Instant Pot Potatoes are sure to be a fast favorite at your next Christmas party! Get Recipe Here. 

Apple Cider Bourbon Cocktail

Apple cider bourbon cocktail, 101 Christmas party food ideas

Apple cider meets a shot of bourbon and they shake things up with apple butter, fresh orange & lime juice and spices. Get Recipe Here.

Thumbprint Cookies

thumbprint cookies, Christmas party food ideas

Thumbprint Cookies are a Christmas party food idea staple! These must have little bites of joy are sure to disappear fast so get yours before the guests get their hands on them! Get Recipe Here. 

Blood Orange Champagne Cocktail

blood orange champagne cocktail, 101 Christmas party food ideas

This blood orange champagne cocktail is the perfect easy cocktail recipe for entertaining! Get Recipe Here.

Quick Easy Sugar Coated Pecans

This classic Christmas Party Food Idea is sure to be a huge hit! These tasty little Quick & Easy Sugar Coated Pecans are going to go fast! Get Recipe Here. 

Santa Hat Brownies

Santa hat brownies, Christmas party food ideas

These cute little Santa Hat Brownies are super easy to put together and they are sure to be a  huge hit with your family! Try these Christmas party food ideas out on your guests tonight! Get Recipe Here. 

Chocolate Christmas Salami

Chocolate salami, Christmas party food ideas

Not your usual salami roll, this Chocolate Christmas Salami makes a perfect gift or Christmas party food idea! Get Recipe Here.

Garlic Mashed Sweet Potatoes

garlic mashed sweet potatoes, Christmas party food ideas

A tasty twist on a classic side, these Garlic Mashed Sweet Potatoes are sure to be your new favorite way to make this delicious dish! Get Recipe Here. 

Christmas Party Purses

Christmas party purses, Christmas party food ideas

Yummm! These delicious little Christmas Party Purses are the perfect Christmas Party Food Idea! Get Recipe Here.

Blackberry Brussels Sprouts and Broccoli

blackberry glazed brussels sprouts, Christmas party food ideas

Fruits and veggies in one tasty dish, this Blackberry Brussels Sprouts and Broccoli recipe is sure to be a hit! No one is going to complain about eating their veggies at your next Christmas party! Get Recipe Here. 

Sticky Asian Cocktail Sausages

Sticky Asian Cocktail sausages, Christmas party food ideas

A tasty twist on a classic Christmas party food idea, these yummy little Sticky Asian Cocktail Sausages are sure to be a big hit at any party! Get Recipe Here. 

Ultimate Christmas Cheese Board

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Put this tasty Ultimate Christmas Cheese Board recipe down on the table and watch the snacks fly off the platter! You may need a second batch to be ready for the demand for these snacks! Get Recipe Here. 

Susie’s Chex Party Mix

Chex party mix, Christmas party food ideas

Way better than store bought! This delicious Susie’s Chex Party Mix recipe is sure to be a huge hit at any Christmas Party!  Get Recipe Here. 

Balsamic Spiced Mixed Nuts

balsamic spiced mixed nuts, Christmas party food ideas

These Balsamic Spiced Mixed Nuts are way better than any store bought mix! Yummm! Get Recipe here. 

Bacon Wrapped Water Chestnuts

bacon wrapped water chestnuts, Christmas party food ideas

These Bacon Wrapped Water Chestnuts are sure to turn some heads and have your guests running for a taste! These are the Christmas party food idea you have got to have at your next get together! Get Recipe Here

Bacon Cheese Straws

bacon cheese straws, Christmas party food ideas

Yummm! These tasty Bacon Cheese Straws are snacking perfection! This is the perfect Christmas Party Food Idea! Get Recipe Here. 

Easy Christmas Fruit Nut Cake

Christmas fruit nut cake, Christmas party food ideas

As a gift or a Christmas party food idea, this Easy Christmas Fruit Nut Cake is a sure winner with your friends and family this year! Get Recipe Here. 

Gingerbread Cranberry Christmas Tarts

Gingerbread cranberry Christmas tarts, Christmas party food ideas

Yummmm! These Gingerbread Cranberry Christmas Tarts are the perfect holiday flavored treat to share with your guests at your next Christmas party! Get Recipe Here.

Christmas Wreath

Christmas wreath, Christmas party food ideas

The Christmas Wreath isn’t just for your door this year! This healthy snacking idea is perfect to share with your guests at any Christmas party! Get Recipe Here. 

Chocolate Log Christmas Cake

Chocolate Log Christmas Cake may be simple but it is anything but unremarkable. This is sure to take center stage at your Christmas party this year! Get Recipe Here. 

Christmas Spice Chocolate Waffles

Christmas Spice Chocolate waffles, Christmas Party food ideas

Add a little festive spice to your Holidays today with this amazing Christmas Spice Chocolate Waffles recipe! These are crazy good! Get Recipe Here. 

Merry Christmas Pancakes

merry Christmas pancakes, Christmas party food ideas

Christmas morning has never been so tasty as it is with these delicious Merry Christmas Pancakes! Get Recipe Here.

Baked Eggs Bacon and Hash Brown Bites

Baked egg bacon and hash brown bites, Christmas Party Food Ideas

Wow! These Baked Eggs Bacon and Hash Brown Bites are an amazing snack food! These are perfect for a Christmas Party Food Idea! Get Recipe Here. 

Christmas Chocolate Chia Truffles

Christmas chocolate chia truffle, Christmas party food ideas

Delicious and healthy too, this Christmas Chocolate Chia Truffles recipe is a step away from the ordinary Christmas party food that you will be glad you took! Get Recipe Here. 

Hashbrown Sausage Breakfast Casserole

sausage breakfast casserole, Christmas Party Food Ideas

This Hashbrown Sausage Breakfast Casserole is sure to be the best thing on your Holiday table this morning! Get Recipe Here. 

Christmas Sprouts Cheese Sauce

Christmas sprouts cheese sauce, Christmas Party Food Ideas

Yummm! This Christmas Sprouts Cheese Sauce is sure to take center stage at any Christmas Party! Get Recipe Here


By on November 10th, 2018

About Holli Butterfield

Hi I'm Holli! My background is in baking and pastries. I love a good coffee, anytime of the day. I also love to tend my garden and explore the world with my husband and four growing daughters. I co-authored Stress Free Camping, a 120+ page cookbook on making epic food in the woods.

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