Whether it’s a tradition to make brunch as a family or to spend as much time as possible around the tree with loved ones, I’ve got the Best Christmas Brunch Recipes for you. With everything from make-ahead dishes to others that are ready in under an hour, you’re sure to find the perfect Christmas Breakfast recipe in this round-up!
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Not only are these recipes convenient and easy to make, but each of them are tried and true family favorites that I’ve personally served on Christmas morning many times throughout the years.
In addition to recipes, I’m sharing tips and tricks to help all your Christmas cooking go smoothly. Organization is the key to cooking on the holidays, and it begins with a well-stocked pantry and reliable kitchen tools. Below, you’ll find the list of my go-to breakfast ingredients that are great to keep in your pantry and fridge, as well as a list of all my favorite Breakfast and Brunch kitchen tools.
Common Ingredients for Breakfast and Brunch Recipes
This time of year tends to get very busy, so it’s important always to have a well-stocked refrigerator and pantry. Here is my list of go-to ingredients that you’re likely to see in any breakfast or brunch recipe.
- Brown Sugar
- Spices and Seasonings
- Breakfast Meats – bacon, ground sausage, ham etc.
- Cheeses – your favorites
PRO TIP: After grocery shopping, I like to chop and then freeze a bunch of vegetables to keep on hand and throw them into omelets or casseroles.
Useful Kitchen Tools
Breakfast Recipes Made In Under An Hour
If you enjoy making breakfast on Christmas morning as a family, then these easy-to-make recipes are perfect for you! Transform breakfast preparation into family fun with these dishes that can all be made and enjoyed in under an hour.
Homemade Sausage Gravy ladled over warm biscuits is a classic Southern recipe that’s the ultimate breakfast comfort food. This simple, delicious dish, made with just 3 ingredients, in 20-minutes is a great way to start the day.
Ready in just 10 minutes or less, Air Fryer Bacon requires virtually zero clean-up, no greasy splatters and as a bonus, you can cook the bacon to your liking.
Make-Ahead Brunch Recipes
Get as much family time as possible on Christmas morning by preparing your family’s breakfast ahead of time! These easy recipes can be prepared days before Christmas, then stored and reheated to enjoy at your own convenience.
Easy To Make Breakfast Casseroles
Breakfast Casseroles are hard to beat! Whether you’re in the mood for a sweet or savory Breakfast on Christmas morning, these recipes are sure to be a hit! Many of these casseroles are also freezer-friendly and can be prepared ahead of time and then baked and enjoyed on Christmas morning.
Inspired by the French classic, Croque Monsieur, this easy-to-make Ham and Cheese Croissant Breakfast Casserole is heavenly served with powdered sugar or jam, and perfect for Christmas Breakfast!