The Best 9x13 Casseroles to Serve for Christmas
'Tis the season for using your favorite casserole dish for every occasion. From breakfast to dessert, your 13x9 casserole dish is sure to make many appearances during the holiday season. The 13x9 also makes Christmas casserole recipes easier to transport to parties and potlucks without making a mess. Whether you need a simple recipe to serve for Christmas Eve dinner, or a make-ahead casserole for Christmas brunch, the 13x9 casserole dish will come to your rescue. What’s not to love about a one-pan recipe? During the busiest time of year, simple dishes save the day. And there’s something in this list for everybody. Whether you’re looking for something heavy and comforting like our Chicken Pot Pie casserole, or lighter recipe like a broccoli bake, we have no doubt you’ll love the variety of choices. Look through the list of dishes and choose the one that really sticks out to you.
Pancake Bake with Cinnamon Streusel
Spend more time with your family and less time flipping pancakes with this make-ahead casserole that'll please any crowd.
Cheesy Sausage-and-Croissant Casserole
Prepping this casserole the night before will allow more time to spend with your family on Christmas morning instead of in the kitchen worrying about what's for breakfast.
Best-Ever Sticky Buns
Recipe: Best-Ever Sticky Buns
You can prepare the dough the night before to get these cinnamon rolls in the oven faster on Christmas morning.
Recipe: Extra-Easy Lasagna
For a stress-free Christmas Eve dinner, add this easy lasagna to the menu.
Recipe: Chicken Enchiladas
Enjoy different flavors on Christmas Eve by serving enchiladas for the holiday meal.
Savory Corn Pudding
Recipe: Savory Corn Pudding
You’ll know this savory casserole is ready to take out of the oven when the edges are golden brown.
Old-School Green Bean Casserole
Recipe: Old-School Green Bean Casserole
Homemade mushroom sauce replaces the store-bought can in this classic holiday dish.
Best-Ever Macaroni and Cheese
Recipe: Best-Ever Macaroni and Cheese
No Southern gathering is complete without this classic dish.
Recipe: Hashbrown Casserole
If you’re in charge of bringing a side dish for Christmas dinner, this casserole will never disappoint.
Cheese Cracker-Topped Squash Casserole
Kids won’t question eating their vegetables when you top them with cute cheese crackers.
Recipe: Broccoli-Cheese Casserole
Broccoli gets an upgrade in this creamy, cheesy side dish.
Recipe: Pineapple Casserole
If you'ver never tried this classic casserole, it's just the right mix of sweet and salty and will become an instant favorite.
Classic Parmesan Scalloped Potatoes
The short ingredient list makes this reicpes a no-brainer to serve at your holiday meal.
Savory Sweet Potato Casserole
Recipe: Savory Sweet Potato Casserole
This savory take on sweet potato casserole is topped with Parmesan-herb streusel topping instead of sweet marshmallows.
Recipe: Oyster Casserole
If you're looking to add classic oyster casserole to your Christmas dinner, our Test Kitchen combed through years of recipes to come up with the very best version.
Brussels Sprouts with Bacon and Shallots
Add a touch of green to your holiday spread with flavorful Brussels sprouts.
Make-Ahead Mashed Potatoes
Recipe: Make-Ahead Mashed Potatoes
Unbaked, these mashed potatoes can be refrigerated for up to two days, which will take one more thing off your already full plate on Christmas Day.
Recipe: Pecan Squares
This recipe offers the flavor of pecan pie, but it’s easier and makes more servings.
Strawberry Pretzel Salad
Recipe: Strawberry-Pretzel Salad
Red gelatin will add a pop of festive color to the dessert table.
Chocolate Mayonnaise Cake
Recipe: Chocolate Mayonnaise Cake
Even though this cake has a simple look, it still has plenty of flavor and is easy to transport.
French Onion Soup Casserole
Recipe: French Onion Soup Casserole
Layers of cheese, onions, and bread create a deliciously hearty twist on french onion soup.
Recipe: Turkey Tetrazzini
Make and freeze this 9x13 casserole up to one month in advance to save the day on Christmas.
Creamy Chicken Alfredo Casserole
Recipe: Creamy Chicken Alfredo Casserole
Store-bought sauces and rotisserie chicken will help this casserole come together in a jiffy during the busy, holiday season.
Homestyle Ground Beef Casserole
Recipe: Homestyle Ground Beef Casserole
This tasty casserole comes together in less than 25 minutes of hands-on time; what more could you want?
Bacon-Brussels Sprout-Green Bean Casserole
This recipe makes a large batch, so your family will be pleased when there is plenty of casserole leftover for a second helping.
Chicken Spaghetti Casserole
Recipe: Chicken Spaghetti Casserole
This classic casserole showcases hearty ingredients like - butter, cheese, chicken, pasta, and a dash of hot sauce.
Recipe: Pasta-Chicken-Broccoli Bake
This comforting, Southern dish is perfect for feeding a crowd during the holiday season.
Chicken Pot Pie with Bacon-and-Cheddar Biscuits
No one would argue that there's nothing more nostalgic than a dish of chicken pot pie, but this recipe takes it up a notch and tops your 9x13 with tasty biscuits.
King Ranch Chicken
Recipe: King Ranch Chicken
King Ranch Chicken is one of our most beloved recipes - for good reason. It's packed with flavorful ingredients like green chiles, smoked chicken, and sharp Cheddar
Classic Chicken Tetrazzini
Recipe: Classic Chicken Tetrazzini
Look no further than this tried-and-true recipe for a classic dish that's sure to please everyone.