Step into a world of culinary magic where delicious aromas dance in the air and taste buds tingle with joy. Welcome to the realm of Christmas potluck recipes.

These potluck recipes are perfect for your holiday parties. Enjoy the sides of mashed potatoes, easy casseroles, and delicious Christmas cookies. These are the perfect holiday potluck recipes and the best comfort food. #christmasonadime #christmaspotluckrecipes #potluckrecipes
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Best Christmas Potluck Recipes

These potluck recipes are perfect for your holiday parties. Enjoy the sides of mashed potatoes, easy casseroles, and delicious Christmas cookies. These are the perfect holiday potluck recipes and the best comforting food.

1. Bacon Ranch Cheese Ball

Indulge in the charm of the Bacon Ranch Cheese Ball, a crowd-pleasing sensation at any Christmas potluck.

Bacon Ranch Cheese Ball
With only a few simple ingredients, you can make a really simple cheese ball.
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2. Fried Mac and Cheese Balls

Prepare to elevate your taste buds with the ultimate Christmas potluck appetizer: Fried Mac and Cheese Balls. These delectable bites are a guaranteed crowd-pleaser.

Fried Mac and Cheese Balls
Fried Mac and Cheese Balls is the ultimate appetizer. Crispy, cheesy, delicious, and easy to make.
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3. Pepperoni Cheese Ball

Experience the flavor sensation of the Pepperoni Cheese Ball, a snack that reigns supreme at Christmas potlucks and beyond.

Pepperoni Cheese Ball
Just like our other cheese ball recipes, you are going to start with cream cheese, shredded cheese, and garlic salt. However, we jazz it up by adding in some diced pepperonis and some Italian seasoning.
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4. Pumpkin Pie Rice Krispie Treats

Indulge in a slice of sweet Pumpkin Pie Rice Krispie Treats at your Christmas potluck, spreading joy with every delectable bite.

Pumpkin Pie Rice Krispie Treats
You will love how easy these treats are to make. These rice krispie treats are perfect for a last minute dessert idea.
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5. Cream Cheese Cookies

Indulge in the perfect fusion of flavors at your Christmas potluck and let these delightful Cream Cheese Cookies steal the show.

Cream Cheese Cookies
These cream cheese cookies are bite-size cheesecakes dusted with powdered sugar. They are light, fluffy, and melt in your mouth.
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6. Brown Sugar Glazed Carrots

These buttery and sweet Brown Sugar Glazed Carrots are a hit even with the little ones. Making them a perfect side dish for your Christmas potluck.

Brown Sugar Glazed Carrots
The flavors of the butter and brown sugar combined with the carrots make for the most amazing side dish.
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7. Gluten Free Shortbread Cookies

With just four simple ingredients, these Gluten Free Shortbread Cookies can be whipped up in minutes. Making them the perfect easy Christmas potluck treat.

Gluten Free Shortbread Cookies
Gluten-free shortbread cookies are soft and delicious. Make them today for an easy treat in minutes with only 4 ingredients.
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8. Peanut Butter and Jelly Cookies

These Peanut Butter and Jelly Cookies offer a soft and buttery peanut butter base. Complemented by a delightful strawberry jam center and a luscious glaze topping.

Peanut Butter and Jelly Cookies
Not only is this Peanut butter and jelly cookies recipe easy but it’s so tasty. From the soft peanut butter cookie to the strawberry jam center and glaze topping, it does not disappoint.
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9. Bacon Brussel Sprouts

Elevate your Christmas potluck with the charm of Bacon Brussels Sprouts. This easy-to-make dish requires just a few ingredients, yet delivers a flavor explosion.

Bacon Brussel Sprouts
Bacon Brussel Sprouts is an easy side dish made with only a few ingredients. Take your brussel sprouts to the next level by adding bacon.
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10. Bacon Wrapped Brussel Sprouts

Made with simple ingredients, these Bacon Wrapped Brussel Sprouts combine the earthy goodness of Brussels sprouts. With the crispiness of bacon.

Bacon-Wrapped Brussel Sprouts
We love the sweet and savory flavor of this easy appetizer. The simple ingredients make this a budget-friendly side dish.
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11. Lemon Cheesecake Bars

Savor the lusciousness of Lemon Cheesecake Bars, where every bite unfolds with creamy perfection. A light and delightful Christmas potluck dessert.

Lemon Cheesecake Bars
Lemon Cheesecake Bars are so luscious and each bite is creamy and delicious. The lemon zest combines with cream cheese for such a light and delicious dessert.
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12. Lemon Pound Cake

Be delighted by the charm of Lemon Pound Cake. From its moist texture to its decadent glaze, this Christmas potluck recipe is a true winner.

Lemon Pound Cake
It is loaded with fresh lemon juice and zest and topped with a lemon glaze that tastes amazing.
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13. Olive Garden Stuffed Mushrooms

Bring the taste of Olive Garden to your Christmas potluck with these flavor-packed Stuffed Mushrooms. Savor the scrumptiousness of a restaurant favorite.

Olive Garden Stuffed Mushrooms
Olive Garden Stuffed Mushrooms are loaded with flavor and easy to make.
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14. Triple Berry Cobbler

This delightful Christmas potluck dessert combines a luscious berry filling with a delectable crust, resulting in pure perfection.

Triple Berry Cobbler
Triple Berry Cobbler is loaded with fresh berries and topped with a golden cobbler topping. The berry filling and crust result in a delicious dessert. It’s even better topped with vanilla ice cream.
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15. Bacon Wrapped Shrimp

Experience the allure of Bacon Wrapped Shrimp, the perfect Christmas potluck appetizer ready in just 20 minutes.

Bacon Wrapped Shrimp
Bacon-Wrapped Shrimp is the perfect appetizer in just 20 minutes. Flavor-packed shrimp is wrapped with crispy bacon for a hard-to-resist recipe.
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16. Honey-Baked Ham

With simple ingredients and easy preparation. This Honey Baked Ham is a delicious centerpiece that will leave everyone craving for more. Make sure someone brings a side of sweet potato casserole and cranberry sauce to serve with your ham.

Honey-Baked Ham
We love adding this honey butter glaze to our holiday ham as it gives it the best flavor. It adds the perfect amount of sweetness to this savory meat.
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17. Star Crunch Cookies

Indulge in the nostalgia of classic Star Crunch Cookies, reimagined as a homemade delight for your Christmas potluck.

Star Crunch Cookies
Enjoy all of the chocolate and caramel you love about Little Debbie Star Crunch cookies in this easy no-bake recipe.
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18. Butternut Squash Pie

This Butternut Squash Pie, made with luscious butternut squash, will be the star of your Christmas potluck. Captivating taste buds with every heavenly bite. Sprinkle cinnamon over the top when serving.

Butternut Squash Pie
Easy Butternut Squash Pie that is made from scratch with a premade pie crust. It is smooth, creamy, and has a hint of spice.
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19. Spinach Artichoke Dip

Dive into the goodness of Spinach Artichoke Dip, a classic and delicious recipe that’s ideal for Christmas potlucks.

Spinach Artichoke Dip
The blend of cheese, spinach, and more comes together for a rich and flavorful dip everyone will enjoy.
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20. Deviled Eggs

Delight in the classic charm of Deviled Eggs, a must-have for your Christmas potluck. These eggs will be the star of the gathering, leaving everyone wanting more.

Deviled Eggs
Whether you like extra mayo or maybe you like more mustard, these eggs are so easy to customize to suit your family's taste.
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21. Christmas Tree Brownies

Get into the festive spirit with the delightful Christmas Tree Brownies. These fun treats are not only easy to make but also perfect for your Christmas potluck.

Christmas Tree Brownies
If you are looking for a fun treat to make for the holidays, this is the easiest idea and so yummy. It starts with a box mix of brownies although you could make your own and easily turns into adorable Christmas trees!
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22. White Chocolate Coconut Truffles

Experience pure decadence with the 3-ingredient White Chocolate Coconut Truffles at your Christmas potluck.

White Chocolate Coconut Truffles
These 3-ingredient white chocolate truffles are rich, indulgent, and coated in shredded coconut! They melt in your mouth as soon as you bite into them and are incredibly easy to make.
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23. Roasted Brussels Sprouts With Balsamic Vinegar and Honey

These tender Roasted Brussels Sprouts, coated in a delightful glaze of balsamic vinegar and honey. Offer a perfect balance of sweet and tangy flavors.

Roasted Brussels Sprouts with Balsamic Vinegar and Honey
The vinegar adds a welcome zing while the honey balances the Brussels sprouts’ bitterness.
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24. Peanut Butter Coconut Bars

These soft, gooey Peanut Butter Coconut Bars are packed with flavor. The delightful trio of peanut butter, coconut, and chocolate chips are the perfect combination.

Peanut Butter Coconut Bars
Soft and gooey and packed with peanut butter, coconut, and chocolate chips, our Peanut Butter Coconut Bars are the ultimate cookie bar.
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25. Cranberry Shortbread Cookies

Celebrate the holiday season with the delightful Cranberry Shortbread Cookies, a perfect addition to your Christmas potluck.

Cranberry Shortbread Cookies
Cranberry Shortbread Cookies are a delicious Christmas cookie recipe that is easy to make. The buttery shortbread pairs perfectly with the tart dried cranberries making them a festive cookie for holiday dessert platters.
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26. Tomato-Basil Cheese Puffs

These flaky Tomato-Basil Cheese Puffs are filled with a savory mixture of mozzarella, mayo, garlic, and Parmesan. Resulting in ultra-flavorful bites.

Tomato-Basil Cheese Puffs
Fill flaky pastries with a savory mixture of mozzarella, mayo, garlic, and Parm to make these ultra-flavorful Tomato-Basil Puffs.
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27. Apple Cranberry Bacon Kale Salad

Discover the epitome of a delicious, healthy, and satisfying salad with the Apple Cranberry Bacon Kale Salad. It will be a highlight of your Christmas potluck.

Apple Cranberry Bacon Kale Salad
This salad is the perfect combination of sweet and savory, with the fresh crunch of kale, the tartness of cranberries, the sweetness of apples, and the smoky, salty taste of bacon.
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28. Smoked Salmon Puff Pastry Bites

Enjoy the perfect combination of flaky puff pastry and savory smoked salmon. Creating a delightful bite-sized treat that will be a hit at your festive gathering.

Smoked Salmon Puff Pastry Bites
With only 4 ingredients, these Smoked Salmon Puff Pastry Bites are a delicious and easy appetizer you can serve in no time!
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29. Peanut Butter Yogurt Dip

Add a creamy and nutty delight to your Christmas potluck with the Peanut Butter Yogurt Dip. This simple yet delicious recipe will have guests coming back for more.

Peanut Butter Yogurt Dip
You only need 3 ingredients to make this peanut butter honey and apple yogurt dip! It is wholesome, fluffy, protein-packed, and so delicious.
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30. Baked Sun-Dried Tomato and Pesto Dip

Impress your guests at the Christmas potluck with the show-stopping Baked Sun-Dried Tomato and Pesto Dip. I like to top this dip with chopped green onion.

Baked Sun-Dried Tomato and Pesto Dip
A decadent base of cream cheese and sour cream pairs irresistibly well with fresh basil pesto and the subtle sweetness of sun-dried tomatoes.
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31. Winter Citrus Roasted Beet Salad

Elevate your holiday feast with this nutritious and delightful Winter Citrus Roasted Beet Salad. That will impress both your taste buds and your guests.

Winter Citrus Roasted Beet Salad
Fresh, vibrant winter-roasted beet salad with citrus, pistachios, hemp seeds, and avocado. This vitamin-packed salad will leave you feeling energized and glowy.
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32. Peanut Butter Sesame Bars

Satisfy your sweet tooth at the Christmas potluck with Peanut Butter Sesame Bars. A delightful snack that will leave everyone wanting more.

Peanut Butter Sesame Bars
These Peanut Butter Sesame Bars feature a crisp graham cracker and sesame snap crust, a creamy peanut butter filling, and a tahini-swirled chocolate top sprinkled with peanuts, chocolate chunks, and sesame seeds.
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33. Key Lime Fudge

Indulge in the tropical flavors of Key Lime Fudge at your Christmas potluck. This creamy, sweet, and tart treat brings a delightful twist to the festive gathering.

Key Lime Fudge
Key Lime Fudge is creamy, sweet, and tart, bringing a bit of the tropics to a tasty treat. The addition of crystallized ginger takes the flavor to a whole new level.
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34. Shaved Brussels Sprouts Salad With Roasted Beets

Whether served as a healthy main dish or as a flavorful side. This salad will impress your guests with its vibrant colors and delicious taste.

Shaved Brussels Sprouts Salad with Roasted Beets
This easy shaved Brussels sprouts salad recipe features sweet roasted beets, crunchy pecans, and creamy goat cheese, and is delicious as a healthy and vegetarian main dish or served as a side.
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35. Bacon-Wrapped Dates

Enjoy the contrasting textures and the delightful smokiness of the bacon that perfectly complements the sweetness of the dates.

Bacon-Wrapped Dates
My favorite bacon-wrapped dates recipe is made with (actually!) crispy bacon, tender Medjool dates, and stuffed with your choice of cheese. Easy to make and always a party favorite!
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36. Roasted Vegetables

This Roasted Vegetables recipe features an array of vibrant vegetables roasted to perfection. Creating a delightful medley of flavors and textures.

Roasted Vegetables
I kept it super simple using fresh garlic, dried thyme, and a drizzle of balsamic vinegar.
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37. Pigs in a Blanket Wreath

Try making this Pigs in a Blanket Wreath recipe. This eye-catching wreath is a perfect Christmas potluck dish, suitable for any occasion. These are perfect made with little smokie sausage.

Pigs in a Blanket Wreath
Cocktail {little smokies} sausages are wrapped in refrigerated pizza dough and baked in a spring form pan to create a wreath shape that has a perfect place in the middle for your favorite dip.
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38. Classic Butter Spritz Cookies

These delightful Classic Butter Spritz Cookies are perfect for a cookie exchange or Christmas potluck gathering. These cookies are perfect served with a cup of hot chocolate.

Classic Butter Spritz Cookies
Beautiful and buttery, these classic butter spritz cookies are the perfect treat for a cookie exchange or special gatherings.
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39. Nutella Christmas Tree Puff Pastry

Impress your guests at the Christmas potluck with the show-stopping Nutella Christmas Tree Puff Pastry. Its eye-catching design adds a festive touch to your gathering.

Nutella Christmas Tree Puff Pastry
All you need is store-bought puff pastry and Nutella and you have a show-stopping treat that everyone will love!
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40. Creamed Spinach

Add a comforting and creamy side dish to your Christmas potluck with Creamed Spinach. A flavorful side that will leave everyone satisfied and wanting seconds.

Creamed Spinach
Wilted spinach is mixed through a silky smooth white sauce, flavored with sautéed onion and garlic, then served with parmesan cheese.
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41. Spinach Dip Bites

Delight your guests with this Spinach Dip Bites recipe. That is sure to be a hit at every Christmas potluck gathering. These always make out potluck menu.

Spinach Dip Bites
Spinach Dip Bites are filled with spinach, artichokes, and three different cheeses, all baked into a crescent dough cup.
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42. Pear Salad

Enhance your Christmas potluck with the refreshing flavors of Pear Salad. Light and refreshing, it pairs perfectly with savory dishes. Serve this salad at your next potluck dinner.

Pear Salad
Pear Salad is made with a mixture of greens layered with fruit slices, topped with various nuts and cheeses, and drizzled with balsamic vinaigrette.
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43. Raspberry Chocolate Swiss Roll

Indulge in the divine combination of Raspberry and Chocolate with this delectable Swiss Roll at your Christmas potluck. The perfect Christmas potluck idea.

Raspberry Chocolate Swiss Roll
Show your loved ones how much you care about them this Valentine’s Day with this decadent yet simple to make Raspberry Chocolate Swiss Roll.
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44. Wedge Salad Dip

Experience the delightful flavors of a classic wedge salad. A delicious and easy-to-make dip with this Wedge Salad Dip.

Wedge Salad Dip
Wedge salad dip starts with a creamy ranch base, and is loaded with romaine lettuce, tomatoes, blue cheese, bacon, and chives.
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45. Shrimp Cocktail

Add a touch of elegance to your Christmas potluck with the timeless classic, Shrimp Cocktail. A seafood favorite that will have everyone reaching for seconds.

Shrimp Cocktail
Learn how to make a perfect shrimp cocktail at home, including your own homemade cocktail sauce and instructions for the type of shrimp to use and how to cook them so that they’re tender, juicy, and delicious.
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In the spirit of Christmas, let the potluck festivities continue with these mouth-watering Christmas potluck recipes. From savory appetizers to delectable desserts. These potluck recipes for Christmas are sure to delight and impress your family and friends. 

So gather around, share the joy of good food, and make this holiday season extra special. With these festive Christmas potluck recipes.

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