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23 Make Ahead Breakfast Recipes for Christmas Morning

By: Paddy Lusk, Editor, FaveGlutenFreeRecipes

Easy Mexican Breakfast Casserole

Christmas morning is traditionally reserved for exchanging gifts and spending time with family members. Young children eagerly wake their parents so that together they can discover what Santa Claus has left them. So many precious memories are made on Christmas morning, and you won't want to miss out on any of them. 


This list of Make Ahead Breakfast Recipes for Christmas Morning will ensure that you spend Christmas morning with your family, and not in the kitchen. Simply prepare any one of these delightful meals the night before, and then serve them in the morning for breakfast. 




Looking for more Gluten Free Breakfast Recipes? Check out our free eCookbook of 15 Gluten Free Breakfast Recipes!



Make Ahead Breakfast Recipes for Christmas Morning

23 Make Ahead Breakfast Recipes
Christmas Morning

Table of Contents

Casseroles and Bakes

Bites and Bars

Recipes with Oats


Casseroles and Bakes

Make ahead casserole recipes are the easiest way to prepare a delicious and filling meal for your family on Christmas. Simply throw all of your ingredients into one large dish, and bake your casserole to perfection. In order to maximize your time with your family on Christmas morning, you can prepare these casseroles the night before, and then throw them in the oven when you wake up in the morning. Now Christmas morning can be spent with your family, and not in the kitchen. 


Berry Chocolate French Toast Casserole

Delicious Make-Ahead Breakfast Casserole

Berry Chocolate French Toast Casserole (shown)

Huevos Rancheros Hash Brown Casserole

Make-Ahead Holiday Breakfast Casserole

Chicken Sausage Breakfast Bake

Ham Stratta

Cheesy Sausage, Spinach, and Tater Tot Breakfast Casserole

Easy Mexican Breakfast Casserole (shown above)

Sausage, Egg, and Spinach Overnight Casserole

Make-Ahead Blueberry French Toast Casserole



Need more Christmas Recipes? Check out our Gluten Free Holiday Potluck Recipes!




Bites and Bars

If you're planning on making a fast and quick meal for Christmas morning, then these recipes are for you. These bars and bites can be made the night before, and then enjoyed on Christmas morning. Serve the Mini Crustless Quiches or the Mini Egg Omelets while you exchange gifts with your family. Everyone will love these tasty treats - they will make your Christmas morning even more memorable.


Farmers Market Mini Egg Omelets

Banana Bread Larabar

Chocolate Peppermint Larabars

Mini Crustless Quiches

Farmers Market Mini Egg Omelets (shown)

The Cutest Mini Quiches You Will Ever Eat

No Bake Peanut Butter Oat Nut Bars

Grab 'n' Go Ham and Cheese Bites




Recipes with Oats

A good, hearty bowl of oatmeal is sometimes exactly what you need to start the day. Or, maybe some healthy granola is your key to having a good day. These delightful make ahead recipes will ensure that you can have a healthy start to Christmas morning without sacrificing any family time. Several of these overnight oats recipes are extra sweet, with fun flavors such as Chocolate Pumpkin and Banana Split to help you get in the holiday spirit. Prepare your oats the night before, and enjoy a great big bowl of oatmeal on Christmas morning.


Banana Split Overnight Oats

Chocolate Pumpkin Overnight Oats

Olive Oil Granola

Banana Split Overnight Oats

Homemade Granola

Peanut Butter Cookie Dough Overnight Oats

Overnight Oatmeal in Mason Jars





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