The Best Kwanzaa Recipes

Kwanzaa Foods for Celebrating
Kwanzaa Foods for Celebrating

Sweet potatoes, collard greens and black-eyed peas are at the center of a traditional holiday meal.

Tyler's Black-Eyed Peas
Tyler's Black-Eyed Peas

Dried red chiles add a bit of heat to this traditional recipe.

Stars' Favorite Recipes
More Classic Comfort Foods
3 Takes on Collard Greens
Trisha's Ambrosia

Apples, crushed pineapple and coconut complete Trisha's Southern favorite.

What Is Kwanzaa?

A Kwanzaa menu can range broadly depending on family traditions, from classic African-American soul food to dishes from every point of the African diaspora.