13 Christmas Brunch Recipes (Quick and Easy)

Christmas brunch is a holiday tradition for many families, and it is a time to enjoy delicious food and good conversation with loved ones.

This brunch is a special occasion that deserves some extra thought and effort. You can host a crowd or treat your family to a festive feast with a delicious Christmas brunch.

Whether you want something traditional or new, we have covered you with our round-up of the Christmas brunch menu. There is something for everyone to enjoy.

So set the table, pour the mimosas, and get ready for a holiday brunch with your guests coming back for seconds.

1. Baked Butter Pecan French Toast

This french toast recipe is the perfect holiday breakfast!

It is easy to make and so delicious. The french toast is nice and crispy on the outside but soft and fluffy on the inside. It is a real treat, and it’s sure to please even the pickiest eaters.

The buttery pecans add a lovely crunch, and the cinnamon-sugar topping is irresistible. This dish will surely be a hit whether you’re serving it for breakfast or brunch.

I highly recommend this recipe to anyone looking for delicious Christmas brunch ideas this holiday.

2. Southern Double Crusted Cinnamon Sugar Peach Cobbler

There are few desserts more delicious than a Southern peach cobbler. You can make this classic dish with fresh peaches, sugar, spices, and a double crust of flaky pastry.

The result is a sweet and savory balance that is simply irresistible. While there are many variations of peach cobbler, the Southern version is truly the best.

The addition of cinnamon and sugar gives the cobbler a delightful flavor. Moreover, the double crust ensures that the pastry is light and flaky.

Whether you enjoy your cobbler with ice cream or simply on its own, it will surely be a hit with family and friends.

3. Chocolate Chip Pancakes

There is nothing quite like a stack of hot fluffy pancakes smothered in maple syrup to start the day off right.

And making those pancakes with rich, melting chocolate chips is perfection on the breakfast table.

These pancakes are a delicious treat any time of day, whether you enjoy them as brunch or as an indulgent after-dinner dessert. The combination of fluffy pancakes and melty chocolate is hard to resist.

Moreover, the best part is that they are so easy to make. So next time you want to try something that tastes delicious and requires less time, try this recipe.

4. Turkish Savory Yogurt With Poached Eggs

Looking for delicious brunch recipes to wow your guests on Christmas Day?

Look no further than this savory Turkish Poached Eggs recipe with eggs. This hearty dish is sure to please and is surprisingly easy to make.

The recipe has simple and easy-to-follow instructions. Moreover, you only need twenty minutes to make this hearty dish.

Mix some eggs with yogurt, spices, and chopped herbs. Serve with a side of crusty bread, and you have got a dish that everyone will love.

So don’t wait and give this recipe a try today. Your guests will thank you for it!

5. Ham and Cheese Croissant Breakfast Casserole

Christmas day is a wonderful time spent with family, friends, and of course, food.

At the end of Christmas eve, there is always the question of what to do with the leftovers.

One delicious way to use leftover ham is to make this breakfast casserole dish. This dish is easy to make, and you can serve it hot or cold.

Simply layer sliced ham, cheese, and croissants in a baking dish and pour over a mixture of eggs, milk, and mustard. Bake for 20-30 minutes until the egg is set and the cheese melts.

6. Best Ever Orange Sour Cream Pound Cake

This pound cake is simply the best. The orange flavor is perfect, and the sweet orange glaze takes it over.

You only need powdered sugar and orange juice for the glaze.

The Pound Cake is moist and flavorful, with just the right amount of sweetness. It is a delicious cake you can serve for brunch or any day.

I can’t get enough of this cake. Every time I make it, it disappears within minutes.

This is a recipe that I will be making again and again.

7. Custard Bread Pudding With Vanilla Sauce

There’s nothing like the taste of homemade custard bread pudding. You can make this dish by combining eggs, milk, sugar, and spices with bread cubes, followed by baking. 

The result is a rich and decadent dessert that is perfect for any occasion. The key to making the perfect custard bread pudding is to use high-quality ingredients.

This allows the flavors to meld together and creates a smooth and creamy texture. To really take this dish over the top, serve it with a delicious vanilla sauce.

The combination of sweet and savory flavors will bring your guests back for seconds.

8. Caramelized Onions And Mushrooms

When you combine caramelized onions with mushrooms, you make an amazingly delicious meal.

But they are also great as a side dish or appetizer. The key to making them is to cook them slowly over low heat until they are golden brown and slightly sweet.

This process brings out the natural sugars in the onions and mushrooms, making them irresistible. The main ingredients for this recipe include mushrooms, yellow onion, red wine vinegar, olive oil, and chopped parsley.

You have a free hand on the seasoning. So, try this Christmas brunch and enjoy a good family time.

9. Pan Fried Maple Pecan Brussels Sprouts

There is no dish that better embodies this recipe of pan-fried Brussels sprouts. This recipe, which calls for just a few simple ingredients, has quickly become a favorite.

The key to success is all in the technique. First, you need to fry the sprouts for a few minutes to soften them up.

Then toss them with maple syrup, chili flakes, and pecans for a hint of sweetness and crunch.

The result is a healthy, flavorful, and totally addictive dish. So go ahead and try it – your taste buds will thank you!

10. TikTok Cinnamon Rolls with Heavy Cream

When you make Cinnamon Rolls with Heavy Cream, it becomes one of the few recipes I would praise. The recipe calls for heavy cream and perfectly fits in a holiday brunch menu.

The dough is so light and fluffy, and the filling has the right sweetness. I also appreciate that the recipe doesn’t call for too much sugar.

These cinnamon rolls are a treat and I will say that you should enjoy them fresh out of the oven. But they are also good when you reheat them before serving.

Overall, this is a great recipe, and I would make it again.

11. S’mores French Toast

The S’mores version of French Toast is the perfect Christmas brunch menu. The combination of fluffy bread, chocolate, and marshmallows are irresistible.

Moreover, the fact that you can make it in advance makes it even more appealing. This dish is perfect for a lazy weekend morning or a special brunch with friends.

Best of all, it is easy to make, and you can customize it to your own taste. So what are you waiting for?

Break out the bread and get ready to indulge in a delicious plate of S’mores Toast.

12. Star Bread

Let me tell you a basic recipe you can follow to make delicious and appealing bread. You only need sugar, milk, flour, butter, egg, dry yeast, and only a few more ingredients.

The bread is packed with fiber and vitamins that help to keep you feeling full and energized all day long. Moreover, the bread is preservative-free, so you can feel good about eating it.

Whether you enjoy a slice with your morning coffee or use it to make a sandwich for lunch, this bread is sure to please. You can also enjoy fresh fruit along with this bread.

13. Gingerbread Muffins With Vanilla Bean Glaze

Here is another brunch recipe you can put on your Christmas holiday table.

They are moist and flavorful, with a hint of spice from the ginger. The vanilla bean glaze adds a beautiful touch and makes it so easy to make.

The recipe is easy and requires basic ingredients. Mix brown sugar, milk, and vanilla extract together, then drizzle it over the cooled muffins.

I highly recommend giving them a try.

13 Christmas Brunch Recipes (Quick and Easy)

Recipe by Brenda


  • Baked Butter Pecan French Toast

  • Southern Double Crusted Cinnamon Sugar Peach Cobbler

  • Chocolate Chip Pancakes

  • Turkish Savory Yogurt With Poached Eggs

  • Ham and Cheese Croissant Breakfast Casserole

  • Best Ever Orange Sour Cream Pound Cake

  • Custard Bread Pudding With Vanilla Sauce

  • Caramelized Onions And Mushrooms

  • Pan Fried Maple Pecan Brussels Sprouts

  • TikTok Cinnamon Rolls with Heavy Cream

  • S’mores French Toast

  • Star Bread

  • Gingerbread Muffins With Vanilla Bean Glaze


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