If you have been following along with us this holiday season you know we have been hopping all over the world to see what others serve for their Christmas dinners all over this wonderful planet. We have already managed to visit Ireland, Ukraine and Africa and today we are taking a whole new leap over to Hawaii! So no matter what you want to serve this Christmas we have a lot of great ideas just for you to enjoy!
Kalua Pork Stuffing from Cooking Hawaiian
Stuffing is a must have at any holiday dinner, even if you aren’t stuffing into a turkey it is always one of you must have side dishes of the evening. Which is why I had to add this Kalua pork stuffing that is the best combination of old school comfort food and delicious hawaiian pork. If you have ever been to Hawaii you know how delicious their Kalua pork is and if you haven’t been, trust me when I tell you, you have to make some. This the perfect stuffing for stuffing your guests!
Pani Popo (Samoan Coconut Rolls) from Fav Family Recipes
What family meal is complete without a few dinner rolls on the table?? A roll with your meal is one of the best staples to a dinner with the family, you all want to break bread with one another and remember a great year passed and a new year to come. These amazing Samoan Coconut Rolls are a great way to add a twist on that tradition, being so delicate and soft these rolls will have all your family members asking for the recipe. Your family may even start requesting these on a regular basis.
Lau Lau from Karma Free Cooking
If you have never heard of this dish before you have been missing out believe you me. These amazing little lau lau pouches are so fun to make as a family, are always filling and are super easy to share with a huge crowd of guests. These little pockets of love are the perfect way to deliver sweet potatoes to the masses this holiday season – in fact the recipe given can easily feed 40 so feel free to adapt it or double it depending on your needs!
Poi Pumpkin Crunch from Cooking Hawaiian Style
What Christmas dinner is complete without a little dessert? Dessert is always needed at any holiday meal and this Poi Pumpkin Crunch is the perfect combination of Christmas and Hawaii all rolled into one. There is no better holiday dessert out there and I know you will agree with me once you try it. Only hard part will be finding the poi which you can get at whole foods as I found out.