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posted December 19, 2022

Christmas Dinner on the BBQ

If you’re a big fan of BBQ, you’ll be happy to know that you can cook your entire Christmas Dinner on the BBQ! That’s right! We’ve got you covered with everything you need from smoked prime rib to baked potatoes to smoked crab legs. I’ve also included some of my favorite recipes for side dishes and appetizers. So fire up that grill and get cooking!

BBQ Appetizers for Christmas

Christmas parties and family get-togethers call for an amazing spread of appetizers to give everyone a little snack before diving into the main course. These smoked appetizers are perfect for Christmas or any time during the holiday season.

Grilled brie cheese wheel topped with cranberry jalapeno relish.

Grilled Brie

My recipe for Grilled Brie with a Cranberry Jalapeno Relish is the perfect way to start off your holiday meal this year. It’s the most delectable appetizer, and I can guarantee it won’t last long!

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Crescent dough crostini topped with smoked salmon and lemon dill cream cheese on a wooden cutting board.

Smoked Salmon Appetizer

This Smoked Salmon Appetizer is a light and fresh way to begin a party. Smoked salmon combined with dill cream cheese makes for a perfect flavor combo.

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Smoked cream cheese ball surrounded by various crackers.

Smoked Cheese Ball

 

This super savory and delightful Smoked Cheese Ball is a great appetizer for Christmas or weekend parties, but we totally understand if you enjoy this any day of the week as well.

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Slice of smoked summer sausage on cheese and crackers.

Smoked Summer Sausage

This Smoked Summer Sausage makes for a delicious appetizer, snack, or side any time you’re craving some tasty smoked meat.

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Grilled stuffed mushrooms on a wooden serving board.

Jalapeno Popper Stuffed Mushrooms

While you can easily toss some mushrooms on the grill and call it good, I say go big and make these Jalapeno Popper Stuffed Mushrooms instead. They make the ultimate, out-of-this-world appetizer.

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Smoked cream cheese surrounded by chips and crackers.

Smoked Cream Cheese with Jalapeno Salsa

This Smoked Cream Cheese is seasoned with a flavorful BBQ rub and given a hit of smoke for a tasty appetizer that you’ve just gotta try.

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Christmas Prime Rib

In my house, Christmas means prime rib! These three prime rib recipes are cooked on your smoker or grill for the perfect holiday roast.

smoked prime rib

Garlic Butter Prime Rib

Garlic Butter Smoked Prime Rib is the best version of smoked prime rib on the internet. Slathered in an herb-infused compound butter and slow-smoked to perfection, this prime rib recipe is meat goals!

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Sliced prime rib roast smoked to medium rare.

Smoked Prime Rib Roast

Slow-smoked for amazing flavor and then flash-roasted for a rich exterior crust, this Smoked Prime Rib Roast ensured perfect results every time!

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Prime Rib on the Grill

This Prime Rib on the Grill is tender, juicy, and the ideal dinner to serve during the holidays. It’s gorgeously seasoned and cooked to juicy prime rib perfection. 

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Christmas BBQ Dinner

Now on to the main course! These Christmas BBQ dinner recipes are going to be the shining star on your holiday table this year!

Smoked Pork Crown Roast

This Smoked Pork Crown Roast makes the perfect centerpiece for your fancy holiday dinner. Your guests will leave satisfied and thoroughly impressed.

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Whole smoked turkey on a serving platter surrounded by fresh apples and herbs.

The BEST Smoked Turkey

This Smoked Turkey is the perfect turkey to serve on Christmas, Thanksgiving, or other special occasions. The turkey is delicious and tender, and the whole bird tastes like it came from an upscale restaurant. I can guarantee this smoked turkey will take your holiday meal to the next level!

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Sliced smoked spiral glazed ham.

Smoked Spiral Ham

It doesn’t get much better than this Smoked Spiral Ham with a Maple Bourbon Glaze. Whether you’re cooking this for a classic Easter dinner, or you just need something delicious for a weekend meal, this ham delivers big time.

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Two smoked cornish hens on a bed of stuffing.

Smoked Cornish Hens

Ready for a dinner that tastes as good as it looks? These Smoked Cornish Hens are individually portioned and stuffed with delicious sage sausage stuffing for a perfect holiday meal.

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Whole smoked duck surrounded by fresh herbs and orange halves.

Smoked Duck

Smoked Duck is dry-brined and basted with a maple orange glaze for the most delicious duck you’ll ever have. It’s juicy, decadent, and perfect to enjoy during the holiday season.

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Sliced beef rump roast on a wooden cutting board next to fresh herbs.

Garlic Studded Smoked Rump Roast

This Smoked Rump Roast is a classic Sunday roast with a smoky twist. It’s infused with garlic cloves and seasoned with my amazing Beef Seasoning, making it a roast that is just as good for a weekend dinner as it is for a holiday feast.

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Christmas Seafood Recipes

Grilled lobster tail on a wooden cutting board.

Grilled Lobster Tail

This Grilled Lobster Tail is a fantastic way to enjoy lobster. There’s no need to order out when you can make amazing lobster at home!

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Smoked crab legs on a large serving platter next to seasoned BBQ butter dipping sauce.

Smoked Crab Legs

Smoked Crab Legs are easy to make and are simply delicious. They’re slow-smoked and served with a savory BBQ butter dipping sauce for an entree that will shine on your holiday table.

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Grilled crab legs next to a bowl of melted butter.

Grilled Crab Legs

It doesn’t get much better than these Grilled Crab Legs! When you’re looking to cook your own crab legs at home, reach for this recipe that cooks them with tasty seasoned garlic butter. They’ll be the best grill crab legs you ever have. I guarantee it.

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Two smoked salmon filets on a white serving dish.

Smoked Salmon with Maple Orange Glaze

This Smoked Salmon with Maple Orange Glaze is the most delectable, smoky, melt-in-your-mouth salmon you will ever have. While this process requires a little bit of time and patience, it is totally worth it!

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Grilled clams in a large serving bowl.

Grilled Clams

If you have a hankering for delicious seafood, it doesn’t get much better than Grilled Clams. Briny clams are grilled in a white wine bath and topped with horseradish garlic butter for seafood that is beyond delicious.

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Christmas BBQ Side Dishes

Round out your meal with some delicious grilled vegetables or smoked potatoes. These Christmas BBQ side dishes aim to please!

Pile of grilled asparagus next to a lemon slice.

Grilled Asparagus

Grilled Asparagus is the perfect accompaniment to any meal. With a crisp lemon flavor, this asparagus is simple, quick, and absolutely delicious! Lemon and garlic give the asparagus a subtle kick of flavor that perfectly compliments the grilled asparagus.

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Stack of smoked scalloped potatoes.

Smoked Scalloped Potatoes

Classic scalloped potatoes get a smoky twist in this recipe for Smoked Scalloped Potatoes. They’re the perfect amount of cheesy and comforting with an added kiss of smoke for the ideal BBQ side dish.

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Grilled carrots drizzled with a balsamic glaze stacked on a wooden cutting board.

Grilled Carrots with a Balsamic Glaze

These Grilled Carrots with a Balsamic Glaze are a simple, yet fancy way to enjoy cooked carrots. Grilling them locks in oodles of nutrients, and the balsamic glaze gives them a punch of flavor.

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Smoked baked potato topped with shredded cheese and sour cream.

Smoked Baked Potatoes

This extremely easy recipe for Smoked Baked Potatoes is sure to result in the tastiest potatoes you’ll ever eat! They’re everything you love in a baked potato with a wonderful smoky twist.

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Skillet of glazed smoked Brussels sprouts.

Smoked Brussels Sprouts

Whether you’re an avid fan of Brussels sprouts, or they’re not your favorite vegetable, I’m here to prove that Brussels sprouts can make an amazingly delicious side dish! These Smoked Brussels Sprouts are a cut above the rest with a great flavor fusion of smoke, bacon, and a tangy balsamic glaze. 

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Red basting brush spreading melted butter on golden brown grilled rolls.

Homemade Rolls on the Grill

These Homemade Rolls are baked right on your grill, making them the perfect compliment to all your main BBQ dishes. They’re fluffy and oh-so buttery and ready in a flash!

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Halved grilled artichokes on a wooden board drizzled with lemon garlic aioli.

Grilled Artichokes with Lemon Garlic Aioli

Grilled Artichokes are a great way to enjoy cooked artichokes. Add a tart lemon garlic aioli to the mix, and you’re set to enjoy a delicious side when everyday veggies just won’t cut it.

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