The Christmas and New Year holidays center around friend and family gatherings which typically means lots of food and drink. Here are three of our favorite recipes to get you through the season. Whether you need an easy potluck dish or are cooking for a group these are fun and tasty additions to any menu.

Quick Holiday Appetizer

caprese tortellini skewers

Tortellini Skewers

A spin on traditional caprese, red and green ingredients easily give this starter dish a festive feel. The addition of tortellini adds a little more substance to keep guests tied over for the main course. Serve these with red wine for the perfect pairing.

Simple Chicken Dish to Feed a Crowd

southern baked chicken casserole

Southern Baked Chicken Casserole

With a dash of hot sauce and a homemade substitution for the usual canned cream of chicken soup, this chicken casserole will certainly be a crowd pleaser. Its easy prep will leave you time to socialize while it bakes and the aroma fills the air.

Easy Christmas Dessert


No-Bake Christmas Wreath Treats

A different take on the classic Rice Krispie treats, this dessert is simple and adorable. The recipe can be made well ahead of time and makes for a great presentation at any holiday party.