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If you could make 1 thing Christmas Eve.... ?????

SmokinSoCalSmokinSoCal Posts: 145
edited 5:33AM in EggHead Forum
I need some help. I'm making a Turkey Christmas Day but have no idea what would be a great "Sit Down" meal for Xmas Eve.... Thanks in advance!


  • HossHoss Posts: 14,600
    Beef Tenderloin,Pork Crown Roast,Stuffed Pork Loin.My FAVE,Standing Beef Rib Roast.
  • Lobster tails, with a simple baste...

    North Portage Smoke-Shack

    1/4 C. butter
    2 t. lemon juice
    1 t. orange zest
    Big pinch or two (each) dry ginger, salt, pepper and chili powder
    A few dashes of aromatic bitters (be careful, a little goes a long way)

    And, scallops and shrimp skewered with a bourbon glaze.

    North Portage Smoke-Shack

    1/2 C. peach preserves
    1/4 C. bourbon
    1/4 C. chili sauce
    1 1/2 t. OLD BAY® Seasoning

    Serrve this up with some hearty breads and fresh steamed veggies...
    Of course some wine will improve all of this too.
  • Gumbo
  • BigABigA Posts: 1,157
    swedish meatballs!!! :)
  • FidelFidel Posts: 10,172
    This is my Christmas eve meal...


    But any kind of roast with potatoes, green bean or asparagus bundles. Maybe ham.
  • Woodford Reserve, man knows his bourbon, made 15 min from my house, much better than Makers.
    Large & MiniMax in Lexington, KY
  • fishlessmanfishlessman Posts: 23,002
    looks good to me. usually start the eggnog with christian bros, then the woodford, then try to finish a lousy bottle of spiced rum i have, friggin dusty bottle seems to last years :laugh:
  • fishlessmanfishlessman Posts: 23,002
    christmas eel is a traditional christmas eve dinner, im sure theres a place somewhere on line you could order up a stike of them :laugh:
  • Chili, soup, beef stroganoff, swedish meatballs, lasagna, or crab.
  • now that's my idea of a good protein packed meal!.... rr
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