5 Holiday Recipes So Easy, You Could Make Them In Your Sleep

The holidays are right around the corner, which means we’re in the season of family Christmas dinners and office potlucks. Figuring out what dish to contribute can be a little overwhelming if your idea of a home cooked meal is last night’s microwaveable dinner. Don’t worry, we’ve put together a list of holiday recipes so easy you could make them in your sleep!

All you need is a little bit of patience and some motivation from Canada’s top food bloggers and publications to whip up something special that’ll satisfy those holiday cravings. Whether you’ve ambitiously volunteered to host your next Friends-mas or been told to provide the post-turkey treat, these recipes have got you covered.


HOLIDAY STRATA BY
CHEF SOUS CHEF

Prep Time: 15 minutes
Cook Time: 60 minutes
Total Time: 1 hour 15 minutes
Servings: 6

Philip Lago and Mystique Mattai of Chef Sous Chef shared their take on this holiday Canadian classic. Prep the night before, so all you have to do is pop it in the oven and enjoy it for breakfast the next day.

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CLASSIC ROASTED BUTTERNUT SQUASH SOUP BY
SEASONS AND SUPPERS

Prep Time: 20 minutes
Cook Time: 60 minutes
Total Time: 1 hour 20 minutes
Servings: 6

Nothing says warm and cozy during the holidays more than a hot cup of soup. Serve this before your main dish and you’ll have your guests licking their bowls clean.

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BUTTER MILK BLUE CHEESE MASHED SWEET POTATOES BY
LIVING LOU

Prep Time: 10 minutes
Cook Time: 15 minutes
Total Time: 25 minutes
Servings: 4-6

You can’t have turkey without a good carb on the side. Enjoy this comfort food classic with a tangy twist.

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EASY ROAST TURKEY RECIPE
BY
FOODESS

Prep Time: 60 minutes
Cook Time: 3-4 ½ hours (Depending on the weight of the turkey)
Total Time: 6 hours
Servings: 1½ pounds/person

There’s nothing more daunting than having to cook this Christmas dinner cornerstone, but we’re here to help. Face your fears head-on with this simple roasted turkey recipe. Don’t worry, we won’t tell anyone where you got it from.

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DECORATED GINGERBREAD COOKIES
BY
ANNA OLSON

Prep Time: 20 minutes
Cook Time: 15-18 minutes
Total Time: 40 minutes
Servings: 2 dozen cookies

Christmas isn’t Christmas without a gingerbread man or two… or three… or four… You get what we mean.

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