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Broccoli Christmas Tree

This broccoli Christmas tree is an adorable and healthy Christmas snack for kids.
Prep Time30 mins
Course: Appetizer
Cuisine: American
Keyword: christmas food, christmas food for kids, christmas snack, healthy christmas food
Author: Agnes Hsu


  • 1 large head of Broccoli washed and trimmed
  • 1 package of Cherry Tomatoes rinsed
  • 1 orange bell pepper washed
  • 1 yellow bell pepper washed


  • Wrap the Styrofoam cone for the tree in the aluminum foil, and set aside.
  • Wash the Broccoli under cold running water, and trim into florets.  Wash the cherry tomatoes, drain in a colander and set aside.  Wash the orange, and yellow bell peppers, and cut in half, trimming away the stem and white parts, and cut in half again.
  • Cut out a star from the yellow pepper,  for the top of the tree.
  • Cut the orange bell pepper into small squares.
  • Place the broccoli florets on the tree and secure them into the cone with the toothpicks, until you have covered the whole tree.  Place the Cherry tomatoes all over the tree, securing them with toothpicks.  Place the orange bell pepper squares on the tree, also securing them with toothpicks.
  • Place the yellow star cut out on top of the tree.  Place cherry tomatoes all around the bottom of the tree.