Christmas recipes

  • 21 Dairy-free mango trifle
    These looks great in angled glasses so you can see the different layers, or even use coffee cups and saucers and serve with a ratafias biscuit on the side with...

  • 22 Gluten-free mince pies
    Prep time 15 minutesCooking time 20 minutesMakes 12 piesIngredientsMincemeat filling300 mixed bag or raisins, currants and sultanas1 tsp ground ginger1 tsp ground nutmeg2 tsp of cinnamon½ cooking apple, cored and...

  • 23 Peanut butter turkey and coconut curry with coriander
    Ingredients1 large onion, peeled and roughly chopped2 cloves garlic, peeled2 tbsp rapeseed oil2tbsp balti paste1tbsp tomato puree1tsp cumin2tbsp crunchy peanut butter1 x 400g can chopped tomatoes1 x 400g can coconut...

  • 24 Turkey tortilla salad bowls
    Ingenious! Bake Discovery Soft Flour Tortillas over individual pudding basins to make bowls – perfect for filling with salad and sizzled turkey strips. Preparation time: 20 minutesCooking time: 20 minutesServes:...

  • 25 Turkey and ham pie
    Ingredients450g (1lb) plain flourpinch Schwartz Sea Saltpinch English mustard powder100g (4oz) white vegetable fat100g (4oz) hard margarine or butter1 packet Schwartz Creamy White Wine Sauce with Herbs Sauce Mix300ml (½...

  • 26 Boxing Day turkey and raspberry salad
    Fresh raspberries and shaved asparagus turn an everyday rice salad into something more exotic and festive.Serves 6Prep: 20 minutesCook: 20-25 minutesIngredients200g (7oz) easy cook brown rice50g (2oz) wild rice6 small...

  • 27 Alternative Christmas dessert recipes
    Our fabulous festive dessert recipes — including boozy chocolate roulade with sloe gin and blackberries, panettone and ricotta pudding and Gizzi Erskine's sticky toffee figgy puddings — make delicious alternatives...

  • 28 Christmas ice cream bombe
    The alternative Christmas pudding – makes a stunning centre piece, this dessert has the definite wow factor!Serves 10-12Ingredients200g dried fruit (sultanas, sour cherries, cranberries, blueberries)6 tbsp brandy or dark rum...

  • 29 Boozy chocolate roulade with sloe gin and blackberries
    Wow friends and family with this impressive looking chocolate dessert – made with sloe gin and blackberries.Serves 8Prep: 45 minutesCook: 15 minutesCooling: 3-4 hoursIngredients200g (7oz) dark chocolate, broken into pieces5...

  • 30 The best festive canapé recipes for your Christmas gathering
    Browse our brilliant selection of easy but impressive canapé recipes for your festive celebrations — click on photo below for recipes.We've sourced Scandi-inspired mini open sandwiches, rare beef Japanese style...

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    Dan Lepard's ginger and apricot panforte

    An Italian spiced fruit fudge that’s utterly easy to make and keeps well for months if wrapped tightly. It’s deliciously dense and sticky, and usually dredged with icing sugar before...

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    Classic Christmas pudding

    Packed with plump fruits and warming brandy, this Christmas pudding is the perfect festive treat. Serve with thick vanilla custard.Ingredients- 385g Sainsbury's mixed dried fruit- 80g Sainsbury's ready-to-eat dried figs...

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    Top 20 Christmas desserts

    Christmas just wouldn't be the same without some sweet Christmas recipes to add that extra festive bite to the proceedings – click on the photo below to see our top...

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    Cranberry pudding

    Rich and fruity, this traditional pud, decorated with syrupy cranberries is a perfect way to round off Christmas dinner.Preparation 20 minsCooking 2-2.5 hoursServings 6-8Ingredients200g fresh cranberries, roughly chopped175g self-raising flour½...

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    Christmas tree biscuits

    Make decorating the tree extra special by baking your own scrumptious festive biscuits to adorn the branches. Each melted sweet looks like a stained glass window to add a little...

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    Spiced chocolate stars

    Makes 44IngredientsDr. Oetker Cake Release Spray190g (7 ½ oz) plain flour75g (3 oz) cocoa powder12.5ml (2 ½ tsp) ground cinnamon2.5ml (½ tsp) Dr. Oetker Baking Powder125g (4 ½ oz) dark...

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    Snowball truffles

    Get crafty with these irresistible, wintery truffles - certain to get you into the festive spirit this season!Preparation 20 minsServings 20Ingredients200g milk chocolate2 tbsp Lyle’s Golden Syrup3 tbsp double cream50g...

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    Cranberry mince pies

    Makes: 20Preparation time: 20 minutes plus chilling timeCooking time: 15-20 minutesIngredientsFor the mincemeat:100g/7oz Ocean Spray® Craisins® Dried Cranberries1 x 400g jar mincemeat25g/1oz chopped almondsFor the pastry:500g/8oz plain flour2 tbsp icing...

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    Christmas reindeer biscuits

    Makes: approx. 20 biscuitsIngredientsFor the biscuits100g butter175g caster sugar2 happy eggs2 happy egg yolks50g ground almonds240g plain flourFor the icing120g butter250g icing sugar1-2 tbsp milkFood colouring to suitMethodBiscuitsIn a bowl...

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    Cranberry gingerbread men

    The whole family will love helping to decorate these delicious biscuits.Preparation Time: 30 minutesCooking Time: 10 minutesServes: 10-12 large or 25 small menIngredients200g self-raising flour2 tsp ground ginger1 tsp cinnamon50g...