27 Festive and Delicious Christmas Party Food Your Guests Will Love

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It’s the season for Christmas parties! Who doesn’t love a good holiday party? And all the festive Christmas party food… Yum!

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I’m a sucker for good Christmas party food. And any one of these recipes would be perfect whether you are hosting a party, going to a party, or even having friends and family over for a small get-together.

All the party recipes found in this post are super easy to make, festive, and delicious making them sure to be a crowd-pleasing treat. 

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Fun and Festive Christmas Party Food:

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One of our favorite treats to serve at a Christmas party is these super cute Reindeer Pretzels. They are the perfect sweet and salty snacks for the holidays.

And this Cranberry and Cinnamon Spritzer is a delicious way to celebrate the holiday season. Enjoy with a little vodka for a fun adults-only treat or as a mocktail everyone can enjoy. If you do make both versions, please make sure you can clearly identify the alcoholic one.

More Christmas Party Food Recipes:

Easy Christmas Appetizer “Hummus Wreath”

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So quick to make, but this delicious, easy Christmas appetizer is sure to impress! Bonus: it can even be made completely ahead of time!

Christmas Tree Charcuterie Tray

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Meats, cheeses, and fruit are arranged in the shape of a Christmas tree in this holiday appetizer that is perfect for your Christmas party!

Reindeer Christmas Cheese Balls

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Turn delicious bacon ranch mini cheese balls into cute reindeer with this simple recipe. These cute Christmas cheese balls are perfect for any holiday party! These will add a fun touch to your Christmas party spread!

Red Velvet Cake Roll with Chocolate & Peppermint Butter Cream Frosting

Get the recipe here: Festive Red Velvet Cake Roll

Red Velvet Cake Roll is a festive holiday dessert that is fit for a king, a queen, or just about anyone lucky enough to make Santa’s nice list!

Related post: 60+ Festive Christmas Desserts

Gingerbread Toffee

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Rich molasses and warm gingerbread spices give this homemade toffee a seasonal twist. Put this gingerbread toffee on your holiday dessert table and you have a guaranteed crowd-pleaser!

Roasted Turkey & Black Currant Brie Bites

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If you are looking for a quick (under 15 minutes), easy and unique appetizer for your next holiday potluck or party, give this festive holiday recipe a try. Make this unique and delicious easy turkey brie appetizer with leftover turkey.

Christmas Tree Pull-Apart Bread

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When it comes to holiday appetizers this Christmas Tree Pull-Apart Bread will really dress up the evening. Make sure to serve it with plenty of different dipping sauces!

Christmas Wreath Cookies

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Try these easy, five Ingredient, no-bake Christmas Wreath Cookies! They’re the perfect addition to your holiday cookie plate!

Related post: 50+ Best Christmas Cookie Recipes

Vegan Cheese Ball with Cranberries and Pistachios

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This is a perfect appetizer for any holiday gathering, game day, ladies’ brunch, or party in general. This vegan cheese ball is dairy-free, covered with cranberries and pistachios, is easy to make, and is absolutely delicious.

Cranberry Party Punch

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This cranberry punch recipe takes any holiday to the next level, not just Christmas. It is easy to make, and you can serve this punch recipe year-round.

Christmas Pretzels

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Christmas Pretzels are a deliciously simple answer to holiday snacking and gifting. No baking and no special tools are required to create these adorable chocolate treats. This is an easy, fast, and fun activity for the whole family.

Related post: 20+ Easy Christmas Treats To Make This Holiday

Sugar Cookie Cheesecake Cheeseball

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Sugar Cookie lover? Cheesecake lover? This simple and amazing Sugar Cookie Cheesecake Cheeseball will be the hit of the party!

Fun Snowman Pretzels

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These Snowman Pretzels are fun snowman desserts that you can make for any Christmas Party or winter occasion! 

Melting Snowman Cupcakes

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Melting snowman cupcakes, a super easy-to-make Winter dessert that is sure to impress your guests at your Christmas Party!

Candy Cane Crunch Christmas Popcorn

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This delicious popcorn recipe is perfectly festive for Christmas with peppermint patties, candy canes, and red/green sprinkles! Your family will love it!

Cranberry Brie Bites

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Festive, easy, cranberry brie bites make the perfect appetizer that tastes and looks fancy! Gooey melty cheese with tart cranberry sauce wrapped in a golden, buttery, and flaky puff pastry, to make these bite-sized snacks or appetizers for your next holiday gathering!

Dairy Free Rice Krispie Treats

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These Rice Krispie Treats are so easy to make and can be decorated in so many ways. They make the perfect quick dessert for any holiday or party as both kids and adults love them!

Beef Crostini With Mascarpone Sauce

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Beef tenderloin crostini appetizers are a tasty and easy appetizer to put together for the holidays and they will impress your guests!

Potato Rosemary and Cheese Tarts

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Cute puff pastry tartlets topped with melted cheese and thin slices of rosemary potatoes crisped up in the oven. These cheesy rosemary potato tarts are a perfect appetizer for any meal or holiday feast!

Peppermint Hot Cocoa Chocolate Cupcakes

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These peppermint chocolate cupcakes are easy to make for a delicious festive dessert. Your family will want seconds!

Holiday Hot Fruit Punch

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A hot fruit punch or ponche de frutas is a must-have during the holidays in Guatemala. Not only does a steaming mug of fruit punch warm you up, but the spices and fresh fruit make it a deliciously fragrant drink to serve.

Christmas Swirl Cheesecake Bars

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These Christmas Swirl Cheesecake Bars are definitely going to be a big hit at this year’s Christmas party!

Snowmen Meringue Cookies

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These snowman-shaped Vegan Meringue Cookies will be a hit at your next wintertime gathering. They are sweet, crisp, airy, and completely adorable!

Funfetti Dessert Snowman Cheese Ball

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This Funfetti Cheeseball is an easy no-bake dessert dip that will thrill the kids at your next gathering. A handful of ingredients turned into an adorable snowman will be the hit of the holiday party!

Christmas Tree Mini Quiches

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Christmas tree mini quiches are easy, delicious, and healthy! These potato-based fluffy mini quiches will make an impressive appetizer for your holiday table!

Ham, Brie, and Cranberry Sliders with Maple Rosemary Mustard

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Ham, Brie, and Cranberry Sliders with Maple Rosemary Mustard are festive, flavorful sliders that are perfect for holiday entertaining!

Mini Reindeer Cakes

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These adorable Mini Reindeer Cakes spark all the holiday joy if you ask me! Make these sweet, tasty desserts to make your holiday table a little brighter this year!

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