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The Gorga Family Had an Incredible First Christmas in Their New House (PICS)

Melissa Gorga and her family celebrated Christmas Eve with a seemingly endless dinner, festive fashion, and plenty of sprinkle cookies. 

By Abby Feiner
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After Melissa Gorga, Joe Gorga, and their kids moved into their new house in NovemberThe Real Housewives of New Jersey family wasted no time decorating the abode for Christmas. After seeing their lavish holiday setup, including white lights outlining the exterior of their home and multiple stunning Christmas trees inside, it wasn’t exactly a surprise that they hosted a perfectly over-the-top dinner for their first Christmas Eve in the home.

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Noting in an Instagram Story video that it’s “not a holiday without [Artisan Boards by Daniella],” Melissa showed the holiday-inspired charcuterie board she had for the occasion. In a separate post, Melissa tagged Food Boss as she shared a look at the incredible meal she and her guests enjoyed that night. There were stuffed mushrooms, fish fillets, clams prepared two ways, lobster, fried shrimp, peppers, garlic bread, pasta, and more. As for dessert, Melissa declared her “guests know to bring [her] sprinkle cookies” and showed the delicious proof in another video. 

Shortly before hosting, Melissa showed off her stunning tablescape for the evening, which consisted of silver, gold, and white dinnerware as well as sparkling Christmas tree centerpieces. 

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The Gorga family looked incredible for the special night. Melissa donned a red crushed-velvet top, a pleated black leather skirt, and patterned tights, while Antonia Gorga wore a glittery cutout long-sleeve minidress paired with knee-high black boots. Joe, Gino Gorga, and Joey Gorga were dapper in coordinated gray-and-black ensembles. 

Press play on the video above to relive some of the most iconic holiday moments in Housewives history. 

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