Whole30 Christmas Dinner Recipe Round-Up

Christmas is just around the corner. Whether you celebrate Christmas or just have a big holiday gathering, you can make all or part of yourmeal compliant and no one will be the wiser–except for the stuffing! You have plenty of tricks up your Whole30 sleeve to use so swap that butter out for ghee and use coconut milk instead of milk in your mashed potatoes. All the recipes in our round-up can be found in our Whole30 Christmas Pinterest board along with some additional Christmas recipes for you to browse through. Enjoy!

We wish you a very Merry Christmas or Happy Holidays–heck, whatever you celebrate, we wish you health and happiness!


APPETIZERS

Megoirs’ Pear and Prosciutto Wraps

“I love prosciutto, especially when paired with fruit. I made this little side dish the other night, and loved it!”

The Real Food Dieticians’ Chorizo Stuffed Mushrooms

“Be the life of the party with these allergy-friendly and Whole30-compliant Chorizo Stuffed Mushrooms”

MAIN DISHES

Mary’s Whole Life’s Riced Cauliflower Stuffing

“A healthier version of the favorite Thanksgiving side dish! Grain-free and packed with savory spices your whole family will love.”

Real Food With Jessica’s Paleo Whole30 Turkey

“This Paleo Whole30 Roasted Turkey is so moist, flavorful, and delicious! A combination of ghee and fresh herbs make an easy and irresistible bird.”

SIDE DISHES

Waitrose’s Buttered Turnip and Carrot Mash

“Substitute the butter with ghee and you’ve got yourself a delicious Whole30 compliant side dish. This is sure to be a family favourite!”

Thyme & Joy’s Crispy Roasted Sweet Potatoes

“These crispy roasted sweet potatoes are sliced thin and made roasted. A healthy oven baked side dish that looks fancy and has few ingredients.”

Tasty Thin’s Instant Pot Mashed Potatoes

“Delicious, creamy mashed potatoes, made fast and simple in the Instant Pot!”

Primal Gourmet’s Green Bean Almondine

“Green Bean Almondine is a classic, French side dish that comes together in just 15 min. This Whole30 version requires minimum effort & yields maximum reward.”

The Endless Meal’s Garlic Bacon Mushrooms

“These crazy delicious Garlic Bacon Mushrooms are the ultimate side dish. They’re easy enough to make as a weeknight side yet tasty enough to serve alongside a Thanksgiving or Christmas dinner.”

The Busy Baker’s Garlic Butter Roasted Carrots

“These Garlic Butter Roasted Carrots make the perfect holiday side dish for your Christmas or Thanksgiving dinner! They’re on the table in 30 minutes or less with only 4 ingredients!” Remember to use ghee instead of butter.

SAUCES

Instant Pot Easy Whole30 Cranberry Sauce With Apples and Rosemary – 40 Aprons

“This Instant Pot Whole30 cranberry sauce with apples and rosemary is the perfect Whole30 cranberry sauce: sweet and tart with no added sweeteners at all!”

Cook Eat Paleo’s Easy Paleo Gravy

“This easy paleo gravy is perfect over my favorite mashed potato swap for the holidays—roasted garlic cauliflower celery root mash. Try this gravy over roast turkey and stuffing and you’ll never miss the flour!”