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Delicious Christmas Lunch Recipes For Your Guests

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Delicious Christmas Lunch Recipes For Your Guests

Looking to make lunch for the family or for your guests? Bored with your old lunch recipes? Then it’s time you give your lunch a makeover with these delicious lunch recipes!

These lunch ideas are perfect for your normal lunches at home or holiday lunches including Christmas! You, your family and your guests are set for a hearty meal experience!

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30 Amazingly Delicious Lunch Recipes You & Your Guests Will Love

Poultry Recipes

1. Easy Gluten-Free Paleo Tahini Chicken Salad (Allergy-Free)

Delicious Christmas Recipes For Lunch

A quick and easy chicken salad without the mayo and full of fresh veggies!

This gluten-free and paleo Tahini Chicken Salad is top allergy-free, healthy, delicious, and perfect to add to your meal prep routine!

{Recipe by Rebecca of Strength and Sunshine}

Paleo Tahini Chicken Salad Recipe HERE

2. Air Fryer Gluten-Free + Vegan Chicken & Waffles (Allergy-Free, Oil-Free)

Delicious Christmas Recipes For Lunch

Comforting American soul food made healthy and plant-based!

This Gluten-Free Vegan Chicken & Waffles recipe is not only a meatless wonder, but allergy-free, oil-free, made with crispy air fried cauliflower “chicken” and fresh, fluffy, homemade waffles.

Serve it with maple syrup and maybe some hot sauce for an ultimate treat!

{Recipe by Rebecca of Strength and Sunshine}

Vegan Chicken & Waffles Recipe HERE

3. Instant Pot Turkey Breast with Garlic Butter Gravy {Gluten-Free, Low Carb, Keto}

Delicious Christmas Lunch Recipes For Your Guests

With this recipe for Instant Pot Turkey Breast with Garlic Butter Gravy you can make moist and juicy turkey and gravy in less than an hour!

{Recipe by Recipes from a Pantry}

Turkey Breast with Garlic Butter Gravy Recipe HERE

4. Cheesy Crustless Chicken Pot Pie

Delicious Christmas Lunch Recipes For Your Guests

Worried that a chicken pot pie with no crust won’t be as tasty as the original? Never fear! Here is an amazing cheesy crustless chicken pot pie that’s gluten free, down-home comfort food.

{Recipe by Mary of Healthy Christian Home}

 Cheesy Crustless Chicken Pot Pie Recipe HERE

5. Instant Pot Turkey Breast

Delicious Christmas Lunch Recipes For Your Guests

This instant pot turkey breast with delicious homemade gravy is moist and tender and cooks in under an hour in the pressure cooker.

It is also, a Low carb and gluten free meal.

{Recipe by Jill of This Old Gal}

Instant Pot Turkey Breast Recipe HERE

6. Pressure Cooker Chicken Pesto Penne 

Delicious Christmas Lunch Recipes For Your Guests

Full of flavor and incredibly creamy, Pressure Cooker Chicken Pesto Penne Pasta is a one pot dump and cook recipe sure to satisfy every member of your family.

{Recipe by Jill of This Old Gal}

Pressure Cooker Chicken Pesto Penne  Recipe HERE

Taco Recipes

1. Cranberry Bean & Pepper Tacos

Delicious Christmas Lunch Recipes For Your Guests

Perfect for Meatless Monday or Taco Tuesday, these Cranberry Bean & Pepper Tacos will change the way you think about tacos. Gluten-free and vegan, these healthy homemade tacos will meet all taco-loving needs!

{Recipe by Rebecca of Strength and Sunshine}

Cranberry Bean & Pepper Tacos Recipe HERE

Seafood Recipes

1. Oven Roasted Shrimp & Cauliflower Salad

Delicious Christmas Lunch Recipes For Your Guests

With a bright, lemon dressing and plenty of great flavors, this Oven Roasted Shrimp & Cauliflower Salad will be the hit of your next BBQ, cook-out, potluck, or family dinner.

{Recipe by Keto Cooking Wins}

Shrimp & Cauliflower Salad Recipe HERE

2. Salmon Wellington

Delicious Christmas Lunch Recipes For Your Guests

Salmon Wellington or Salmon en Croute is a gourmet dish with a festive touch.

Take your dinner to the very next level, and impress your party guests this Christmas with this restaurant-style salmon recipe.

{ Recipe by Daniela of My Gorgeous Recipes}

Salmon Wellington Recipe HERE

Meat & Pork Recipes

1. Ham, Brie and Cranberry Sliders with Maple Rosemary Mustard

Delicious Christmas Lunch Recipes For Your Guests

These sliders are so flavorful and festive, making them a great low-key option for Christmas Eve, Christmas or New Years Eve.

{Recipe by Marcie of Flavor The Moments}

Ham, Brie and Cranberry Sliders with Maple Rosemary Mustard Recipe HERE

2. Rosemary Bacon Peach Brie en Croute

Delicious Christmas Lunch Recipes For Your Guests

Here is rosemary bacon peach brie en croute which is the ultimate savory appetizer.

A wheel of fresh brie is wrapped in puff pastry with bacon, rosemary, and peach jam then baked until the pastry is flaky and the baked brie is melted and gooey.

{Recipe by Bailey Mills of The Gay Globetrotter}

Rosemary Bacon Peach Brie en Croute Recipe HERE

3. Ravioli Casserole

Delicious Christmas Lunch Recipes For Your Guests

This amazing weeknight dinner recipe puts a delicious ravioli on your table. Quick to prepare, it would be perfect for fast lunches when your guests just stepped in!

{Recipe by Allison of Loving Living Lancaster]

Ravioli Casserole Recipe HERE

4. Ham and Cheese Egg Puffs

Delicious Christmas Lunch Recipes For Your Guests

Ready to make delicious recipes that your whole family and guests will enjoy?Try this fabulous recipe, the Ham and Cheese Egg Puffs.

{Recipe by Mary of The Flying  Couponer}

Ham and Cheese Egg Puffs Recipe HERE

5. Pressure Cooker Lechón Asado {Cuban Pork with Mojo}

Delicious Christmas Lunch Recipes For Your Guests

Pressure Cooker Lechón Asado {Cuban Pork with Mojo} is cooked in a Sour Orange Garlic Sauce, called Mojo Criollo and tons of onions!

{Recipe by Jill of This Old Gal}

Pressure Cooker Lechón Asado Recipe HERE

Salad Recipes

1. Butternut Squash Quinoa Salad

Delicious Christmas Lunch Recipes For Your Guests

Butternut Squash Quinoa Salad is a hearty vegan quinoa salad with roasted butternut squash, pomegranate and a tangy, sweet apple cider maple dressing!

{Recipe by Marcie of Flavor The Moments}

Butternut Squash Quinoa Salad Recipe HERE

2. Waldorf Salad Wraps

Delicious Christmas Lunch Recipes For Your Guests

When you feel like treating yourself to a flavorful and fresh lunch, reach for one of these chicken Waldorf salad wraps.

{ Recipe by Foodal}

Waldorf salad Wraps Recipe HERE

3. Rotisserie Chicken Salad 

Delicious Christmas Lunch Recipes For Your Guests

Here is the best chicken salad that you can make with your Rotisserie chicken! If you have leftover Rotisserie chicken, you can make this fresh, healthy and delicious salad in no time!

{ Recipe by Tasty Galaxy}

Rotisserie Chicken Salad Recipe HERE

4. Christmas Fruit Salad With Strawberries, Kiwis and Bananas 

Delicious Christmas Lunch Recipes For Your Guests

Fruit salad with strawberries, kiwis and bananas is a solid crowd-pleaser you can always count on!

No matter how picky is your Christmas party crowd, everybody loves a good simple fruit salad!

{ Recipe by Melanie of Melanie Cooks}

Christmas Fruit Salad Recipe HERE

Dessert & Appetizers

1. Creamy Butternut Squash Apple Soup With Bacon

Delicious Christmas Lunch Recipes For Your Guests

A creamy butternut squash apple soup with bacon will quickly become your favorite for cozy weeknight lunches and dinners in the fall.

{Recipe by Foodal}

Creamy Butternut Squash Apple Soup Recipe HERE

2. Turkey Noodle Soup

Delicious Christmas Lunch Recipes For Your Guests

This homemade turkey noodle soup is the perfect way to enjoy leftover turkey!This easy turkey noodle soup has tender turkey and vegetables with rotini noodles in a delicious tomato broth.

{Recipe by Holly of Spend With Pennies}

Turkey Noodle Soup Recipe HERE

3. Non-alcoholic Homemade Eggnog

Delicious Christmas Lunch Recipes For Your Guests

This easy non-alcoholic homemade eggnog is the perfect companion for any holiday gathering.

Homemade custard, maple whipped cream and a dash of nutmeg will make this a new holiday tradition for your family.

{Recipe by Mary of Healthy Christian Home}

Easy Non-alcoholic Homemade Eggnog Recipe HERE

4. Roasted Butternut Squash Soup

Delicious Christmas Lunch Recipes For Your Guests

Creamy, flavorful and rich roasted butternut squash soup with carrots and garlic recipe. Add goat cheese to this easy vegan soup to make it extra delicious!

{Recipe by Elena of Happy Kitchen.Rocks}

Roasted Butternut Squash Soup Recipe HERE

5. Easy Russian Borscht Soup

Delicious Christmas Lunch Recipes For Your Guests

This easy one-pot vegetarian Russian Borscht recipe only takes 30 minutes to make! Delicious and wholesome winter beet soup full of nutrients!

{Recipe by Elena of Happy Kitchen.Rocks}

Easy Russian Borscht Soup Recipe HERE

6. Butternut Squash Guacamole

Delicious Christmas Lunch Recipes For Your Guests

Butternut Squash Guacamole is the perfect healthy appetizer for tailgates, holidays, or a potluck!

Made with your favorite fall ingredients like squash and pepitas, enjoy this easy appetizer recipe in 30 minutes or less.

{Recipe by Elizabeth of Hello Spoonful}

Butternut Squash Guacamole Recipe HERE

7. Hamburger Quiche

Delicious Christmas Lunch Recipes For Your Guests

Serve Hamburger Quiche for brunch or lunch with friends. It will impress! It pairs nicely with a side tossed salad or soup.

{Recipe by Stacie of Simply Stacie}

Hamburger Quiche Recipe HERE

8. Sweet Potato Bites with Avocado Mash, Feta + Pomegranate Seeds

Delicious Christmas Lunch Recipes For Your Guests

Sweet potato bites with avocado mash, feta and pomegranate seeds are the perfect healthy appetizer for using up your leftover holiday ingredients.

Enjoy this sweet and savory combination with some leftover turkey or before your next meal!

{Recipe by Elizabeth of Hello Spoonful}

Sweet Potato Bites Recipe HERE

9. Curried Acorn Squash Cream Soup

Delicious Christmas Lunch Recipes For Your Guests

This easy and healthy curried acorn squash cream soup is the perfect fall comfort food.

Sweet and spicy, creamy and savory, this simple potage is also vegan, gluten-free, dairy-free, paleo, vegetarian, flourless, nut-free and sugar-free.

{Recipe by Gabriel of One Clever Chef}

Curried Acorn Squash Cream Soup Recipe HERE

Delicious lunch recipes for your whole family and the guests, right?

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Did you enjoy the variety? Well, which of these delicious lunch recipes will you prepare for your family or guests this holiday season?

Please share your thoughts with us below…

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Comments

  1. Dominique Brooks says

    These look totally delicious! My daughter would love, love, love the chicken and waffles! The sweet potatoes and avocado recipe looks great too (without the pomegranate seeds for me!) Thanks for sharing!

  2. Joan says

    These are so good, I am torn and wouldn’t know which one to choose, the soups have me wanting to try them out. Perfect for chilly weather.

  3. Kristine Nicole Alessandra says

    The Cheesy crustless chicken pot pie is perfect! I am grabbing the recipe for that. My kids will love to sit down to eat that for lunch after all the gift-opening excitement. Thanks for collating all these delicious recipes we can enjoy on Christmas day.

  4. Diana says

    These all look so delicious! I want to try them all! I think I would start with the Ravioli Casserole though as that looks the tastiest!

  5. Elena Toma says

    I don’t think I am going to have any guests this year for Christmas but all this amazing and tasty food can be perfect for me ! I love food, everything here is delicious and mouth watering 🙂

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