Whether enjoying a mug of eggnog with loved ones near a cozy fire or savoring age-old family recipes during a holiday meal, dairy has been an essential part of festive celebrations for generations. This December, we highlight a few of the many ways dairy is essential to the holiday season.

You’ll find delicious and indulgent recipes featuring local dairy products along with stories of the dairy community giving back and family traditions from Oregon dairy farms on our Facebook and Instagram pages and of course, here on our website. We are working with some fun social media influencers with a passion for whipping up tasty dishes and can’t wait to hear which recipes are your new favorites!

Find more delicious dairy recipes by following us on Pinterest!

Matcha Ginger Green Smoothie

Buffalo Chicken Sliders with Blue Cheese-Celery Slaw

Mediterranean Chicken Skewers with Creamy Tzatziki Dip
Roasted Acorn Squash with Yogurt, Pecans and Browned Butter

“First Blush” Pink Peppercorn-Cherry
Creme Brûlée

Oregon Sparkling Wine and Cheese Pairings
Caramelized Fig Semifreddo 
Cinnabon Copycat Cinnamon Rolls 
Creamy Kale Gratin
Orange Snap Cookie Cups with Citrus-Spiced Wassail Whipped Cream
Peppermint Bark Martini
Bourbon Caramel Pecan Bars
Cranberry-Orange Spice Cookies
White Christmas Pie
Cauliflower-White Cheddar Chowder 
Cranberry Oatmeal Cookies
Peppermint Sandwich Cookies
Strawberry Smoothie

Find more delicious and healthy dairy recipes by following us on Facebook, Instagram and Pinterest!