20 Best Christmas Breakfast Recipes

20 Of The Best Christmas Breakfast Recipes

December 10 , 2017 by: Jessica Pinney Reviews & Roundups

1. Christmas Morning Mimosas

Christmas Morning Mimosas - Best Christmas Breakfast Recipes

Start the morning off right by popping a bottle of bubbly and making these beautiful seasonal mimosas.

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2. Red Velvet Pancakes with Cream Cheese Glaze

Red Velvet Pancakes - Best Christmas Breakfast Recipes

Red Velvet tastes especially good at Christmas, so these pancakes are sure to be a hit!

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3. Eggnog French Toast

Eggnog French Toast - Best Christmas Breakfast Recipes

This french toast is infused with Eggnog flavor and incredibly easy to make.

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4. Santa Toast

Santa Toast - Christmas Breakfast Recipes

This was probably created with kids in mind, but I know several adults who wouldn’t mind chowing down on this adorable Santa toast.

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5. Spiced Hot Fruit Bake

Spiced Hot Fruit Bake - Best Christmas Recipes

Looking for a light and easy Christmas breakfast? This spiced fruit bake is an excellent choice!

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6. Slow Cooker Gingerbread Oatmeal

Slow Cooker Gingerbread Oatmeal Recipe - Christmas Breakfast Recipes

This gingerbread oatmeal can be made in the slow cooker a day or two ahead, then reheated for Christmas breakfast.

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7. Cranberry Orange Sweet Roll

Cranberry Orange Sweet Roll - Best Christmas Breakfast Recipes

Nothing will help get you into the Christmas spirit quite like this sweet roll packed with seasonal orange and cranberry flavors.

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8. Christmas Tree Pancake Stacks

Christmas Tree Pancakes - Best Christmas Breakfast Recipes

Oh Christmas tree, oh Christmas treee….how we want to eat thee!

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9. Candy Cane Breakfast Pastry

Candy Cane Breakfast Pastry - Best Christmas Breakfast Recipes

Who knew a breakfast pastry could be so adorable? Impress your guests (or just your kids) with this easy to make recipe.

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10. Eggnog Pancakes with Maple-Cranberry Syrup

Eggnog Pancakes with Cranberry Maple Syrup - Best Christmas Breakfast Recipes

This seemingly sophisticated adult version of holiday pancakes is perfect for any cranberry lover.

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11. Adorable Holiday Donuts

Best Christmas Breakfast Recipes - Adorable Christmas Donuts

Who wouldn’t want to eat a reindeer or snowman donut before ripping all those presents under the tree open??

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12. Panettone & Brioche Eggnog French Toast Bake

Eggnog French Toast Bake with Panettone & Brioche

Panettone is a beloved seasonal treat around the world for good reason – it’s delicious! Prep this dish the day before and pop in the oven Christmas morning.

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13. Gingerbread Men Pancakes

Gingerbread Men Pancakes - Best Christmas Breakfast Recipes

These adorable gingerbread men pancakes are practically begging to be devoured.

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14. Holiday Detox Smoothie

Holiday Detox Smoothie - Best Christmas Recipes

Have you already indulged too much in Christmas festivities? Detox with this healthy smoothie!

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15. Bite Size Santa Pancakes

Bite Size Santa Pancakes - Best Christmas Breakfast Recipes

Kids love to help decorate these cute Santa pancake bites. The bigger the whipped cream beard, the better!

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16. White Chocolate Cranberry Sweet Rolls

White Chocolate Cranberry Sweet Rolls - Best Christmas Breakfast Recipes

Something about fresh sweet rolls on Christmas just feels right! The white chocolate glaze takes it to the next level.

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17. Christmas Snowman Pancakes

Snowman Pancakes - Best Christmas Breakfast Recipes

We believe that all snowmen should be made of pancakes, bacon, and donuts. Oh, what a world that would be!

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18. Holiday Dutch Baby

Christmas Holiday Dutch Baby - Best Christmas Breakfast Recipes

This dutch baby filled with pomegranate and persimmon makes for an impressive Christmas breakfast.

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19. Snowman Milk Glasses

Snowman Milk Glasses - Best Christmas Breakfast Recipes

Waking up to these snowman milk glasses would put a sparkle in any kids eye!

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20. Fresh Cranberry Scones

Fresh Cranberry Scones - Best Christmas Breakfast Recipes

Tender scones packed with fresh cranberries, orange zest and drizzled with a delicious orange glaze – a Christmas present for your tastebuds!

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  • That eggnog french toast sounds amazing!

  • Oh my goodness! You’re making my mouth water with all the great recipe ideas for Christmas morning!Our kids will surely love the snowman pancakes!

  • Everything here looks wonderful but I’m in LOVE with the mini Santa pancakes!!!!!! So darn cute!!!

  • I need to make every single one of these recipes as they look fabulous. The only thing that is going to be hard is choosing which recipe to start with. I think the Holiday Dutch Baby! Yup that’s it.

  • Lots of tasty things to eat on Christmas morning, or any holiday brunch day too. We have a favourite breakfast we have every year….Happy Holidays!!

  • The hot spiced fruit bake would be my choice. Now I just need to get my husband to prepare this for me. (I wish!) The cute santas and snowman look adorable! Such a cute breakfast idea for kids.

  • I love these ideas! I think I will have the mimosas and the eggnog French toast! Those sound lovely!

  • Oh wow.. that is one awesome collection of breakfast recipes I could eat all year round. Love the cute Santa toast and the red velvet pancakes.. yum.

  • i love the idea of santa toast..simple and adorable!

  • These are some really great ideas for breakfast on Christmas morning – pinning for later!

  • All of these are great ideas! I love that you began with a cocktail…weekend mornings practically aren’t complete without a mimosa 🙂

  • Christmas breakfast is so very special! I don’t know which recipe I’d want to try first, though I bet my son would go nuts for the Santa toast or Santa pancakes! Such a great collection!

  • This is perfect! How did you know I was in need of a recipe for a big family breakfast I have coming up? 😉

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