If you’re looking for some delicious New Year’s Eve dinner recipes to kick off the New Year, I’ve got you covered with these delicious dishes!
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Preparing your New Year’s dinner menu and cooking it yourself, make it even more special. Whether you’re celebrating the New Year with a few close friends or a huge family gathering, these recipes should definitely be on your list.
Make your new year extra special by preparing any of these delicious, quick, and fabulous New Year’s Eve dishes. If everyone likes them enough, you can add them to your New Year’s Eve meal traditions!
My husband and I wanted to do something special this New Year’s Eve. I started looking into restaurant reservations and was shocked—holy moly!—that New Year’s Eve dinners cost so much.
(A couple wants to dine at a private table on Ruby Tuesday in Times Square in NY 849 dollars to spend!) So yeah, after nearly gasping for dinner on New Year’s Eve, I started looking for something else, recipes.
But just because hubby and I are eating at home this year doesn’t mean we won’t ring in the new year in style! With the thousands of bucks we’ve been saving by making dinner ourselves, I decided to make something really fancy.
Basic ribs? Lobster? The choices are endless! I’m still working on finalizing my menu, but I wanted to share some fantastic recipes I found while researching.
1. King crab legs painted in butter
Are you and your other half seafood lovers? This recipe is perfect idea for a seafood lover or those who want to eat light.
recipe for King crab legs with drawn butter It only takes less than 30 minutes to get ready, so it’s a great way to start the evening.
You may want to crack the shells first before starting your special time with hubby. Things can get a little messy when seafood is involved.
2. Mediterranean Pork Chops
Start the new year with a refreshing taste of the Mediterranean by making this sumptuous Pork chop recipe. This dish has so much color and flavor to offer, I can’t wait to make it for our NYE dinner.
Unlike king crab legs, you can use a traditional knife and fork for this without making a mess while eating.
3. Filet of beef recipe
Here’s another great recipe for a special New Year’s Eve dinner for two. This easy recipe will also suit your busy schedule, since you don’t have to spend much time cooking it!
For a lovely NYE dinner, it’s easy, still give Flavor-packed recipes A try. This is sure to be a hit at your New Year’s Eve gathering.
4. Brown Sugar Barbecue Chicken Drumettes
These are Brown sugar barbecue chicken drumettes is a sure-fire party pleaser. I’m getting sick just looking at the picture!
If you decide to celebrate the coming year with the family, these drumettes will make a great New Year’s Eve finger food!
This recipe is not only a tasty snack but also healthy. Plus, kids will love making this one of their New Year’s Eve finger foods!
5. Swiss Cheese Chicken Recipe
So tempting I can already taste it! Get ready to amaze your family and friends.
Cutting the chicken into bite-sized pieces is a great idea. They’ll make great appetizers while you wait for 2020 to roll in.
this Yummy recipe Definitely going on my New Year’s Eve dinner party menu!
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6. Prime Rib Roast Recipe
This recipe is a classic! Lots of smells going on – truly a feast for the eyes and stomach!
what perfect recipe To celebrate New Year’s Eve with. Steaks are also great for dates.
So if you want to go on a special date with your significant other during the New Year but are stumped by the price, try making this steak at home. You will not regret it!
7. Sriracha Lime Chicken Chopped Salad
Prefer a guilt-free New Year’s Eve dinner? Is your New Year’s resolution to lose weight? You don’t need a cheat day for this next dish!
This is fresh and ready Healthy Salad Recipes. It’s the perfect meal to start the year off right!
8. Black Eyed Peas Casserole
Traditional comfort food brings good luck and looks like a great meal that my family will surely love. It’s also quite healthy, a plus for New Year’s Eve appetizers!
this Delicious Casserole Recipe Definitely a keeper. Perhaps you can also use it for future get-togethers with your loved ones.
9. Glazed Ham in Ginger Recipe
this Glazed ham in ginger This is a must-try recipe on New Year’s Eve. Learn how to master the perfect ham with a twist of flavor – sweet and savory! An easy hit recipe for the family.
10. Pennsylvania New Year’s Dutch Pork and Sauerkraut Dinner
Learn this traditional Pennsylvania Dutch recipe from our friends sauerkraut recipe. This is a restaurant-quality dish that you can make at home for a New Year’s Eve dinner.
Serve it up with some nice plating and you’ll both feel like you’re at NYC’s most expensive restaurant on New Year’s Eve.
What is sauerkraut? This is pickled cabbage from a brine solution.
Lobster is also one of the perfect New Year’s recipes. Want to know how to cook them? Watch this video from Festival Foods and learn how to cook a delicious lobster tail:
Voila! Delicious and easy New Year’s Eve dinner recipes for you. Serve one or two or perhaps all of these New Year’s Eve dinner recipes with your favorite dessert at your party.
These recipes will give your guests something to fill their bellies as they fuel the spirit and prepare to welcome the New Year. You must have everything ready long before the clock strikes 12! Hungry!
New Year’s Eve Dinner Recipes What will you prepare for your family? Let me know in the comment section below!
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Editor’s note: This post was originally published on December 29, 2015 and has been updated for quality and relevance.