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 20 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 around the foodie blogosphere, which look and sound incredible. I hope you’re able to find some real winners to make your Christmas brunch extra special… and yummy!
Skinny Gingerbread Pancakes– fluffy and bursting with warm holiday spices!
Flourless Gingerbread Waffles or Pancakes– like your favorite Christmas cookies, but in breakfast form. (#YAY)
French Toast Bake– Simple to make and is beyond delicious!!
Homemade Monkey Bread a.k.a. Cinnamon Roll Bites– Classic monkey bread is sweet pull apart bread baked in a bundt pan. And my version is made from scratch – heavy on the cinnamon sugar and sweet vanilla glaze!
Sweet Potato Pie Dutch Baby– so easy to prepare and perfect for Christmas morning brunch!
Gluten-Free Waffle Skewers– these brunch-worthy sticks will be popular with everyone, especially the little ones.
Cranberry-Orange Pumpkin Bread– everything you love about pumpkin-spiced pumpkin bread with a cranberry bliss twist!
Overnight Pancake Casserole– because no one wants to spend Christmas morning in the kitchen!
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 and cherry filling– sure to impress with minimal effort for a breezy Christmas treat.
Christmas Morning Muffins– the perfect festive bite for Christmas morning.
Sausage and Gravy Breakfast Bake– heat it up immediately, or prepare it (without baking) the night before. Then all you have to do is turn on the oven and bake. THAT I can do!
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!
Festive Holiday Frittata– made with creamy Yukon Gold Potatoes and zingy sweet red pepper is soon to be the hit of your holiday brunch! (Vegetarian, Dairy-Free and Gluten-Free)
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!
Skillet sausage, egg, and cheese grits breakfast bake– will delight your friends and family! And even better? This brunch bombshell of a breakfast casserole can be made in advance!
Gluten-Free Breakfast Enchiladas– these enchiladas will wake anyone’s taste buds up for the day!
Cheesy Bacon and Egg Breakfast Bombs– soft and tender portable poppers, stuffed with smoky bacon, scrambled eggs and ooey gooey cheese, topped with garlic herb butter! This scrumptious recipe is the pull apart breakfast of your dreams!
Cheesy Tater Tot Breakfast Bake– simply irresistible! It’s easy, make-ahead, and tastes scrumptious the next morning!
Christmas Morning Casserole– perfect for long lazy mornings with family and friends.
Gluten Free French Bread Ham Breakfast Strata recipe– easy-to-follow and will please everyone! Yes, it does exist!
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!
Vanilla Orange Slush– orange juice jazzed up for Christmas morning!
There ya have it, 20+ swoon-worthy Christmas morning breakfast recipes! Whoops, just gotta wipe this drool off my keyboard….
What foods do you love to enjoy Christmas morning?