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Use up leftovers or put on a show-stopping spread.

Winter leaf & parsnip salad with walnuts

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(1 ratings)
John Torode's bitter leaf salad and vinaigrette are a good foil to a creamy tart or rich ham
40 minutes
Easy
Vegetarian

Warm cauliflower salad

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(19 ratings)
Cauliflower is often overlooked, but try it roasted in this winter salad for a plateful of crunchy goodness
50 minutes
Easy
Vegetarian
Healthy

Sticky treacle-glazed ham

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(9 ratings)
James uses the steam-roast method to cook his Christmas ham, so you don't need an enormous pan to boil it in
3 hours and 20 minutes
Moderately easy

Leftover veg & orange cake

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(9 ratings)
A novel way to use up root vegetables is to bake up a sweet, moist sponge with citrus flavours
1 hour and 10 minutes
Easy

Pineapple, fig & ginger chutney

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(21 ratings)
The pineapple flavour really comes through in this tangy chutney, making it a perfect accompaniment for ham and all your festive cold meats and cheeses
1 hour and 5 minutes
Moderately easy
Vegetarian

Sticky marmalade ham

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(9 ratings)
A Christmas classic from John Torode that will have all your guests wanting more
6 hours and 15 minutes
Moderately easy

Christmas slaw

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(2 ratings)
A nutty winter salad which is superhealthy, quick to prepare and finished with a light maple syrup dressing
15 minutes
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian

Celeriac coleslaw

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(6 ratings)
This large, knobbly root vegetable is lovely raw as well as cooked, and wonderful in this French-style coleslaw
15 minutes
Easy
Vegetarian

Balsamic pickled shallots

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(5 ratings)
Perfect partners for a creamy blue cheese
1 hour and 30 minutes
Easy
Vegetarian

Gordon's eggs Benedict

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(24 ratings)
Gordon Ramsay's breakfast classic is the ideal way to begin an indulgent weekend
20 minutes
For the keen cook

Chestnut & cranberry roll

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(49 ratings)
Forget fiddly stuffing balls, this clever roll tastes delicious, plus its practical shape makes it ultra-simple to slice
1 hour and 30 minutes
Easy

Lamb with Christmas spices

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(10 ratings)
Keep this in the freezer ready for dinner parties and serve it with rice and salad or crunchy potatoes and vegetables
1 hour and 20 minutes
Easy

Ham, cheese & mushroom turnovers

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(11 ratings)
A puff pastry turnover is always a good way of using leftovers - adapt the recipe to whatever cheese you've got
1 hour and 40 minutes
Easy

Spiced parsnip & ham soup

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(5 ratings)
Use up your Christmas roast leftovers in this creamy soup
25 minutes
Easy

Cheeseboard pasta bake

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(1 ratings)
This simple and satisfying meal tastes as good as it looks - and uses up any leftovers from your Christmas cheeseboard
1 hour
Easy

Roast fillet of beef with mushroom stuffing

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(16 ratings)
Serve up a spectacular centrepiece of roast beef with a rich stuffing, and a clever twist on Yorkshire puddings
1 hour and 30 minutes
For the keen cook

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