7 Easy and very Christmas recipes to make with children

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Christmas is just around the corner and with it the meals, dinners and meetings that we do as a family to enjoy unforgettable moments. If you want your table to be full of delicious salty dishes, do not stop reading these ideas to make Christmas recipes with your children .

1. Santa Claus Boots

Christmas recipes Santa Claus boots
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We suggest you to start this original recipe for some sausage skewers  as if they were Santa Claus boots.


  • Sausages
  • Cream cheese
  • Parsley or other aromatic herb
  • Red pepper


  1. Cook the sausages and cut them in half.
  2. Split each piece again in two at an angle that allows, when piercing a skewer stick, to create the shape of a boot.
  3. Decorate with a little cream cheese put in a pastry bag.
  4. Finish decorating with pieces of red pepper and parsley.

2. Mashed potato doll

Christmas recipes with puree
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Your children will not be able to resist preparing Christmas recipes like this one and eating a fun snowman .


  • Mashed potatoes
  • Baby carrots
  • Peas or peppercorns
  • Green or red pepper


  1. Cook mashed potatoes as you normally do but getting a thick texture.
  2. When it has cooled, use different sized ice cream scoops to make two balls of puree and place one on top of the other.
  3. Garnish with a baby carrot, peas, or peppercorns instead of buttons.
  4. Finish decorating with a scarf that you can make with green or red pepper.

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3. Appetizer trees

Christmas recipes Christmas tree
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With Christmas recipes like this tree with mozzarella- stuffed pizza dough balls, you will surprise the whole family.


  • Pizza dough
  • Mozzarella cheese
  • Cream cheese
  • Butter
  • Chopped garlic
  • Rosemary and basil or other aromatic herbs


  1. Prepare the dough balls with cheese filling them pizza mo zzarella , cream cheese, butter and finely chopped garlic.
  2. Assemble next to each other and put them on the baking sheet to cook.
  3. Once it’s baked, top with some aromatic herbs like rosemary and basil to decorate.
  4. You can also put a little tomato sauce to complete this dish.

4. Vegetable crown

Christmas recipes vegetable wreath
Source: superhealthykids

This vegetable wreath will be perfect on your Christmas table, as well as being one of the healthiest Christmas recipes.


  • Broccoli
  • Yellow pepper
  • Red pepper
  • Cherry tomato
  • 1 plain unsweetened yogurt
  • Juice of half a lemon
  • Mint leaves
  • 1 teaspoon of olive oil
  • 1 clove garlic


  1. Cut small broccoli flowers and steam.
  2. Place them in a round container and garnish with stars made with yellow pepper, cherry tomato and a red pepper bow.
  3. Accompany these crudités with a sauce made with a natural unsweetened yogurt, the juice of half a lemon, some minced mint leaves, a drizzle of olive oil and a very minced garlic clove.
  4. Once everything is mixed add salt and pepper to taste and ready to eat.

5. Cheese fir

Christmas recipes trees
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Suggest to your children to make simple Christmas recipes; for example, these  snacks  shaped like a fir tree .


  • Cheese in portions
  • Pretzel sticks
  • Broccoli zest
  • Red pepper


  1. Punch portioned cheese on pretzel stick.
  2. Battered in grated broccoli.
  3. Garnish with small pieces of red pepper.
  4. Finish with an orange cheese star placed on top.

6. Christmas pizzas 

Christmas recipes pizzas
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This Christmas you can also eat pizza. The only thing that is necessary is to have an extra originality when cutting the dough .


  • Pizza mass
  • Ketchup
  • cheese
  • Red pepper
  • Yellow pepper
  • Fresh spinach
  • Pepperoni slices


  1. Cut the pizza dough into the shape of a Christmas tree or Christmas cane.
  2. Prepare the base with tomato sauce and cheese.
  3. For the Christmas tree pizza you can add red, yellow and fresh spinach.
  4. For the Christmas stick-shaped pizza, use a few slices of pepperoni .

7. Reindeer sandwich

Reindeer Christmas recipes
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Finally, we finish our Christmas recipe proposal with these reindeer-shaped burgers .


  • Mini burger buns
  • Sautéed minced meat with tomato
  • black olives
  • Cherry tomatoes
  • cheese
  • Pretzel sticks


  1. Open the rolls in half and fill with a sauce of minced meat with tomato.
  2. To make the reindeer snout, use black olives and cherry tomatoes.
  3. For the eyes, cut a small round of cheese and place a piece of black olive on top.
  4. Finish with the antlers made with pretzel pieces .