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Buttery, spicy scents and a flurry of activity in the kitchen can mean only one thing – Christmas. Here are some great baking recipes to prepare for the festive season.
Christmas cake recipes
No Christmas is complete without a wonderful classic Christmas cake recipe full of fruit, nuts and the all-important brandy! Here are some recipes and ideas to decorate a show-stopper cake.
There's nothing like a home-made mince pie. We've got plenty of recipes to pick from including a gluten-free mince pie and a modern twist on a classic Christmas treat.
Get into the spirit of Christmas by making this easy recipe for pretty carrot cupcakes.
These macaroons make a great gift and a sophisticated dessert for a dinner party.
We've got some traditional Christmas pudding recipes and some gorgeous Christmas pudding alternatives too.
Yule log recipes
Roulades, also known as yule logs, are easy to make and such a crowd-pleaser. Impress your guests with one of these wonderful chocolate yule log recipes this Christmas.
Don't like Christmas pudding? Try these alternatives for festive dessert recipes.
Marzipan lovers will adore this rich bread surrounding a seam of unadulterated almond paste.
Gingerbread houses are deceptively simple to make and are so creative. Make one as a centrepiece on a cake or on the festive table.
Sausages with creamy lentils
Grilled artichoke hearts with jamón, broad beans and spring onions
Yogurt and harissa chicken and rice salad
Baked sherry onions with nutty sourdough stuffing
Whole roasted cauliflower with cheddar and spring onion sauce
Mushroom and époisses pithiviers
Sage and pancetta-stuffed roast chicken
Chicken liver and Madeira parfait
Goat’s cheese and piquillo pepper croquettes
Sausage and sage palmiers
Balsamic onion and goat’s cheese bites
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How to decorate a Christmas cake
How to roast poultry
Pork and prawn wonton soup
Potato, leek and Stilton soup
Pea, lettuce and tarragon soup
Spicy grilled mackerel with fennel coleslaw
Moroccan vegetables and chickpeas
Warm spinach, shallot and baby beetroot salad
Kiwi, apple and mint juice
Frothy red fruit shake
Mango, pineapple, ginger and lime juice
Creamy leek gratin
Leek, kale and gruyère tart
Leek and mushroom tagliatelle
Bitter leaf salad with apples and walnuts
One-pan roast herby fish
Mackerel, blood orange, chorizo and walnut salad
Mackerel, kale, lemon and caper spaghetti
Grilled mackerel with tomato and avocado salsa
Nachos with oxtail chilli
Mini mushroom, artichoke and olive calzones
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