Best Christmas Breakfast Recipes
If you’re like me, you have a handful of favorite Christmas breakfast recipes… and maybe you could use a few more. Every year for as long as I can remember my mother (and at one time my grandmother) were up bright and early Christmas morning preparing a beautiful, tasty spread. From sweet to savory options, there has never been a shortage of deliciousness!
I’m getting so excited for Christmas morning I can hardly stand it! If you’re looking for a new fun idea for Christmas morning breakfast, I’ve got ya covered here with over 30 incredible breakfast recipes to help make your Christmas morning magical. I’m rounding up some of my family’s favorite brunch recipes along with some other morning meal options from my food blog friends, which look and sound incredible. I hope you’re able to find some real winners to make your Christmas brunch extra special… and yummy!
Easy Coffee Cake – This easy coffee cake recipe is a simple, yet elegant crumb cake that’s topped with the most delicious cinnamon sugar streusel. This recipe could not be more perfect for holiday brunches!
Buttermilk Pancakes – This recipe for classic buttermilk pancakes makes for a such a scrumptious breakfast of light, fluffy and absolutely delicious pancakes cooked to golden brown perfection. These pancakes are my family’s favorite! They are easy and the perfect way to make any breakfast or brunch gathering super special!
Baked Blueberry Donuts – Deliciously healthy baked blueberry donuts that are light, soft, and perfect for breakfast! With just over 100 calories, these Skinny Blueberry Donuts are a fun and easy treat that’s perfect for any breakfast or brunch gathering!
Banana Oat Waffles – Healthy Gluten Free Banana Oat Waffles are light, crispy-on-the-outside, fluffy-on-the-inside, clean eating waffles. Feel free to top with fresh fruit, chocolate chips and/or maple syrup!
Banana Oat Blender Pancakes – So easy and delicious, these Banana Oat Blender Pancakes come together in about 5 minutes and are full of nutritious goodness! Top with banana slices and drizzle with maple syrup for a delicious, healthier, gluten-free breakfast.
Cinnamon Roll Casserole – Cinnamon roll casserole is one of my favorite Christmas breakfast ideas. It tastes just like decadent cinnamon rolls, but without all the effort! This cinnamon roll casserole recipe is super easy to make and can even be assembled the night before. Major Christmas magic with this one!
Homemade Monkey Bread – Of all the Christmas brunch recipes, this one might be might favorite! Homemade monkey bread combines several tiny balls of dough coated in butter, cinnamon, and sugar. It’s basically a giant bundt pan of gooey cinnamon rolls! Finish this fun breakfast or dessert treat with vanilla icing and serve pull apart style.
Best French Toast – The best cinnamon sugar French toast with a sprinkle of powdered sugar and topped with whipped cream, fresh berries, and a 4-ingredient caramel syrup. The recipe from a famous Utah bakery was shared online and this an adaptation of that recipe!
Bread Pudding – Homemade bread pudding with fresh raspberries, fresh whipped cream, and a delicious vanilla sauce. With an easy prep time and tons of ideas to customize, this bread pudding recipe will quickly become your favorite!
Best Cinnamon Rolls – It’s not Christmas day without cinnamon rolls baking in the oven and these homemade cinnamon rolls are the BEST! Everyone that makes them falls in love! They are great for breakfast, brunch, and holidays.
Eggnog Bread – Perfect with a cup of coffee, this easy eggnog quick bread with a sweet eggnog glaze is a Christmas favorite. This loaf is great for breakfast or dessert.
Cranberry Orange Bread— The fresh cranberries in this cranberry orange bread contrast nicely with the sweet orange glaze, making it the perfect blend of sweet and tart!
Blackberry Coffee Cake– a simple yet elegant addition to any breakfast, brunch, or afternoon coffee break! It’s light, fluffy, filled with a blackberry puree, and topped with a sweet brown sugar topping!
Gingerbread French toast with cinnamon honey sauce– a great breakfast-in-bed or brunch recipe with a hint of Christmas & mouth-watering sauce!
Candy Cane Crescent Roll Breakfast Pastry with a cream cheese frosting and cherry filling– sure to impress with minimal effort for a breezy Christmas treat.
Mimosa Mini Muffins – Why settle for just drinking a mimosa when you can indulge in adorable mini muffins made with CHAMPAGNE and ORANGE JUICE!! The perfect two-bite mimosa! FAST, EASY, and perfect for brunch or get-togethers!!
Christmas Morning Muffins– the perfect festive bite for Christmas morning.
Biscuits and gravy casserole – This biscuits and gravy casserole recipe is such a delicious way to wake up on Christmas morning! It’s the perfect breakfast casserole!
Easy Cheesy Breakfast Casserole– This easy cheesy breakfast casserole is overflowing with sausage, eggs and hash browns. And it can be easily made the night before and baked the next day for breakfast.
Light Sausage Egg Spinach Casserole– the perfect make-ahead breakfast to enjoy Christmas morning. Comforting and flavorful, this dish will fuel all that gift-giving!
Breakfast Pizza – This Breakfast Pizza is so easy and tasty you’re going to want a slice of it every morning! Refrigerated pizza crust is topped with pesto-flavored scrambled eggs, mozzarella, tomato slices and fresh basil for the most delicious breakfast recipe. This one is always a hit and easy to customize based off of your favorite ingredients.
Meat Lover’s Breakfast Pizza– the perfect Christmas morning breakfast recipe! Loaded with pepperoni, bacon, sausage, hamburger, egg, hash browns, and cheese! BEST SHEET PAN BREAKFAST PIZZA EVER!
Hot Ham and Swiss Pinwheels – smoked ham and melty Swiss cheese that are rolled up in croissant dough and are brushed with a buttery garlic poppyseed topping! The perfect insanely delicious quick and easy appetizer or Christmas brunch idea!
Overnight Breakfast Enchiladas – Tortillas stuffed with Sausage, Eggs, Cheese and Bacon! This is the Perfect Overnight Breakfast Casserole Recipe!
Mexican Breakfast Tacos – Mexican Breakfast Tacos are the perfect healthy morning meal for on-the-go. They’re so easy, delicious and can be made gluten free and vegetarian to please the whole family!
Cheesy Tater Tot Breakfast Bake– simply irresistible! It’s easy, make-ahead, and tastes scrumptious the next morning!
Best Breakfast Casserole – a thick and creamy egg base with shredded potatoes, chunks of ham and flavorful cheddar cheese blends that bakes up in no time. You can make this casserole ahead of time or enjoy the morning of during the holidays!
Gluten Free French Bread Ham Breakfast Strata recipe– easy-to-follow and will please everyone! Yes, it does exist!
Roasted Vegetable Breakfast Casserole – the marriage of a sheet pan dinner with a breakfast casserole. My family loves this delicious, healthy meal served with a side salad for brunch, breakfast, or even dinner! It’s super tasty and easy to make using whatever veggies you have in your fridge.
Sun-Dried Tomato Pesto Ham Frittata – salty, savory, packed with flavor and the perfect addition to your holiday brunch spread.
Egg Sausage Breakfast Crescent Rolls – filled with egg, sausage, cheese, and Divine Flavor Tribelli Mini Peppers, these take flaky crescent rolls to a whole new level!
Vodka Cranberry Cocktail – There’s no better way to get the party started than with this festive Vodka Cranberry Cocktail! It’s made with just 4 ingredients and is ready in 5 minutes. The perfect sparkling festive drink to go along with your holiday dinners and parties!
Cranberry Orange Mimosa – perfect drink for your next party, get together or just because!
Christmas Morning Punch– goes great with an overnight breakfast casserole or some muffins. And it’s perfect with gifts!
Christmas Morning Mimosas – It’s like a Christmas present for you wrapped up in a champagne flute. How fun!
There ya have it, over 30 swoon-worthy Christmas breakfast recipes, so perfect for Christmas morning! Whoops, just gotta wipe this drool off my keyboard….
What foods do you love to enjoy Christmas morning?