12 Easy Holiday Recipes for Beginners, Busy Bees, and Last-Minute Hosts
Easy holiday recipes you can whip up in a hurry that also happen to taste gourmet while capturing the warm, cozy energy of the occasion sound like they're too good to be true. But we assure you such recipes are out there—it just takes a little digging. We took it upon ourselves to sift through the noise and hone in one the best 12 options around.
So whether you're a beginner in the kitchen, a last-minute host, or simply want to minimize stress this holiday season, these dishes will make you (and everyone who enjoys them) very merry indeed. We'll begin with a mood-setting concoction followed by festive cocktails and appetizers, and then move our way through mains and side dishes before finishing with dessert to make sure your menu tastes and feels memorable without stressing you out.
So without further ado, click through the 12 easy holiday recipes below.