Christmas morning is a much anticipated time! A cozy Christmas breakfast is a wonderful way to create traditions or welcome family and friends to your celebration. I’m sharing several delicious Christmas breakfast ideas to make your morning meal both memorable and tasty!
Baked Breakfast Treats for Christmas Morning
Croissant Bread Pudding – Buttery croissants make a great base for this delicious, soft and silky bread pudding. Personalize with berries, nuts or other favorite ingredients to make it extra special.
Eggnog Cinnamon Rolls – Use your leftover eggnog to whip up a batch of these scrumptious cinnamon rolls. Top with bourbon cream cheese frosting for a perfect holiday treat.
Caramel Monkey Bread – Sweet, sticky caramel coats biscuit morsels with deliciousness which is perfect to accompany your morning coffee.
Cranberry Coffee Cake – I love a good coffee cake. The addition of cranberries makes this a seasonal treat which is a perfect balance of sweet and tangy. The topping adds pecans for a delightful added crunch.
Cranberry Mandarin Scones – Tangy cranberries take center stage in this recipe for decadent Cranberry Mandarin scones. These are a perfect accompaniment to a hot cup of coffee or tea.
Apple Cinnamon Baked Oatmeal – Oatmeal is a great way to start off a busy day. Apples and cinnamon are perfect accompaniments to this easy to prepare (even in advance).
Christmas Breakfast Egg Dishes
Crispy Hash Brown Frittata – This is a fun addition to breakfast buffets or brunches. Cook up a crispy, potato laden frittata and top with lox, sour cream, herbs for a tasty dish.
Apple, Gouda & Sausage Breakfast Casserole – The combination of gooey gouda cheese, apples and sausage create a mouthwatering breakfast casserole. Try assembling the night before to save time!
Breakfast Casserole with Ham & Cheese: A classic combination comes together in this casserole that will warm bellies on Christmas morning. Prepare the day before and reheat Christmas morning to save time and cut down on mess.
Bacon and Egg Biscuit Casserole: This hearty casserole will fuel you up for a long day of celebrating. Super easy to assemble, great to cook the day ahead for easy reheating.
Bacon Cheese Breakfast Bundt Cake: Bake this breakfast “casserole” in a bundt pan for a memorable presentation. Assembling is easy and your guests will be impressed!
Vegetarian Quiche: Not a meat eater? Bake up a delicious, fluffy vegetarian quiche which can easily be tailored to individual tastes. Your guests will love it and leftovers freeze beautifully.
Christmas Breakfast Ideas
Bagel Board: Charcuterie has become so popular lately. Now you can bring it to the breakfast table with this bagel version with tons of delicious toppings.
Cheese Blintzes: Cheese blintzes are thin pancake-like wrappers that are stuffed with delicious filling. You can top with any number of toppings like chocolate or berry compote. A perfect splurge for a holiday morning.
Baked Pears: These gorgeous baked pears are decadent way to add a little something extra to your morning meal.
Christmas Morning Beverages
Christmas Morning Punch: What celebration would be complete without a special drink? Mix up a batch of this light, fruity Christmas Morning punch (with or without alcohol) to toast the holiday.
Dark Hot Chocolate with Amaretto: Cool mornings call for warm beverages. Try this dark hot chocolate spiked with Amaretto for a delicious treat.
I hope you have enjoyed these Christmas breakfast ideas and found at least one to prepare for your celebration. It would be perfect to whip up my Festive Hot Chocolate and Charcuterie to serve as well. The kids will LOVE it!