The key to surviving the holidays? These make-ahead breakfasts. Whether you're cooking for a couple or a crowd, these tried-and-true favorites are guaranteed to please - and keep you out of the kitchen on Christmas morning.
Double-Berry French Toast Casserole
Who doesn't love French toast? This elevated take on the traditional breakfast treat includes cream cheese and a splash of black raspberry liqueur.
Click here for the recipe: Double-Berry French Toast Casserole
Baked French Toast with Pecan Streusel
Satisfy the sophisticated sweet tooth with another delicious twist on French toast. It's loaded with brown sugar and cinnamon and finished with a nutty crunch.
Click here for the recipe: Baked French Toast with Pecan Streusel
Spinach, Artichoke, and Gouda Casserole
Eating your greens isn't so bad when your veggies are mixed into a casserole with smoked Gouda and Swiss cheese.
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Cheesy Hash Brown Casserole
Take your hash browns from humble side dish to the breakfast table's starring attraction with the addition of Gruyère cheese and pancetta.
Click here for the recipe: Cheesy Hash Brown Casserole
If the excitement of the holidays isn't enough to wake you up, the spicy chorizo sausage and chipotle peppers in this Mexican classic should do the trick.
Click here for the recipe: Chilaquiles Casserole
Salmon and Brie Breakfast Strata
If you're looking to impress, this colorful dish sounds more complicated to make than it actually is. (Shh…nobody has to know it only took 20 minutes of prep work!)
Click here for the recipe: Salmon and Brie Breakfast Strata
(Thanks to Becky Luigart-Stayner for the drool-worthy photos!)