A list of Delicious Christmas eve food items you must try
Jammy upside-down onion tart
The best part of this dish is that it takes only 50 minutes to prepare. If you want to have some non-vegetarian food then it is the best pick for you. The ingredients you need are yellow onions, unsalted butter, sprigs of fresh thyme, bay leaves, brown sugar, cup cherry, low-sodium chicken broth, kosher salt, freshly ground black pepper, and puff pastry. Once you collect the ingredients, you can search the whole recipe on the internet and copy it.
Strip steak with harissa butter and parsley
This dish takes only 20 minutes and is easy to make as well. To prepare this dish, you need unsalted butter, harissa paste, grated lemon zest, kosher salt, boneless sirloin, black pepper, olive oil. And if you want to add parsley scallion salad with this dish then you need kosher salt, olive oil, lemon juice, sliced scallions, parsley leaves, and tender stems.
Sausage and fennel pasta
It takes about 25 minutes and it has Italian sausage which infuses the dish very well. To prepare this dish you need kosher salt, orecchiette, vegetable oil, Italian sausage, sweet or spicy, fennel fronds, coarsely ground black pepper. You must try this dish as kids like it very much.
Baked ginger and lemon chicken
If you want to prepare something big for Christmas Eve then baked ginger and lemon chicken will add to it. It takes around 1 hour to prepare but it will be worth it and everyone loves it. To prepare baked ginger and lemon chicken, you need crushed red pepper flakes, fresh ginger, soy sauce, bone-in, skin-on chicken thighs, red onions, lemon, unsalted butter, honey. It tastes the best when served with steamed rice.
Sheet pan cashew chicken
It is one of the most preferred dishes for Christmas Eve and it takes about 35 minutes. To prepare this dish, you need soy sauce, honey, wine vinegar, sesame oil, garlic cloves, grated ginger, bell pepper, onion, boneless, skinless chicken breasts, unsalted cashews, brown or white rice, toasted sesame seeds. You have to cook all the things at a single time except chicken and add it later.
Rigatoni with vodka sauce
It seems very tough to prepare a rigatoni with vodka sauce but it is damn easy. All you need is some tomato paste on hand, it takes only 30 minutes to prepare this dish. The ingredients you need are olive oil, onion, garlic cloves, kosher salt, and black pepper, tomato paste, vodka, heavy cream, rigatoni, fresh basil, and parmesan cheese.
Sheet pan tomato basil gnocchi
The attractive part of sheet pan tomato basil gnocchi is that it becomes crispy on the outer side and soft from the inside. It takes only 35 minutes to prepare the dish without any boiling. To prepare this dish, you need pine nuts, basil leaves, parmesan cheese, garlic cloves, olive oil, kosher salt, ground black pepper, red pepper flakes. To prepare gnocchi, you need non-stick cooking spray, uncooked potato gnocchi, grape tomato, olive oil, classic pesto, garlic powder, kosher salt, black pepper, dried oregano, dried basil.
Caramelized mushroom pasta with crispy prosciutto
If you are a mushroom lover then you will love this recipe. It takes 30 minutes to prepare this dish along with the preparation and cooking. To prepare this tasty mushroom dish, you need black pepper, prosciutto, olive oil, cremini mushrooms, campanelle, garlic cloves, thyme leaves, dry white wine, parmesan cheese.
Cacio e Pepe
This dish is fancy just by name. But it is very easy to prepare it as you need only four ingredients to prepare it. This dish will be prepared in 20 minutes only including the preparation and cooking. The ingredients you need are spaghetti, unsalted butter, olive oil, grated pecorino romano cheese, black pepper.
All the above dishes are very easy as they take less than one hour in preparing the dish. These dishes will make your Christmas eve food more tasty and delightful. You can also prepare numerous dishes for the different age groups of guests like for children you can prepare light and sweet dishes and for adults you can add spicy nonveg dishes.