Well Christmas Eve is tomorrow! That means you have all your presents wrapped and a special meal planned out to the last detail. No? Well me either so I have put together a list of some fast dishes you can throw together quickly if you have waited till the last minute to plan your Christmas (or other holiday) meal. They are all pretty quick to put together or can be thrown in the crockpot or cooked a day in advance! Who wants to be cooking all day Christmas anyway?
Carrot and Cashew Nut Roast recipe and photo from Amuse Your Bouche (vegan)
Cauliflower Steaks with Mushroom Gravy recipe and photo from Vegan Richa (vegan)
Baked Salmon Fillet recipe and photo from Four Generations One Roof
Roasted Brussels Sprouts & Crispy Baked Tofu with Honey Sesame Glaze recipe and photo from Cookie + Kate (vegan)
Butternut Squash Puree with Scallops and Bacon from Lexi’s Clean Kitchen
Pork Loin Roast with Apple Cranberry and Walnut Stuffing from The Black Peppercorn
Citrus + Pomegranate Winter Fruit Salad recipe and photo from Hello Glow
Steamed Broccoli with Miso Peanut Butter Sauce recipe and photo from Jeanette’s Healthy Living – not the traditional dish but easy and delicious
Edamame Quinoa Salad recipe and photo from The Girl Who Ate Everything – this makes a BIG batch so you may need to scale it down
Persimmon, Pear, and Clementine Salad recipe and photo from Brooklyn Supper
Raw Citrus Beet Salad recipe and photo from Self Proclaimed Foodie
Cranberry Apple Pecan Wild Rice Pilaf recipe and photo from Carlsbad Cravings
Sweet Potato & Cauliflower Mash from The Fit Fork
Bacon Cranberry Almond Green Beans from Mom Endeavors
Balsamic Mushrooms and Onions from Culinary Hill
No Bake Peanut Butter Pie recipe and photo from Chocolate Covered Katie
Gluten-free Vegan Gingerbread – Michele’s recipe that is super allergy friendly!
Chia Seed Coconut Cream Pie Pudding recipe and photo from Eazy Peazy Mealz
No Bake Apple Cobbler recipe and photo from Fork & Beans
The Healthiest Chocolate Mousse from Deliciously Ella
Slow Cooker Apple Pie Filling from Amy’s Healthy Baking
I focused on Christmas for this post because that is the December holiday I celebrate. I know there are some wonderful dishes for other holidays like Hanukkah or Kwanazaa. What holiday do you celebrate this month? Let us know in the comments and share some of your favorite holiday recipes! Peace to you and yours this season!