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Christmas trimmings recipes

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Essential sides for Christmas dinner.

Mustard Yorkies

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Fluffy Yorkshire puddings are a comfort food classic, perfect as a side for roast dinner - give yours a kick with wholegrain mustard
50 minutes
Easy
Vegetarian

Red cabbage with juniper & pears

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Swap apple for wedges of pear, which go beautifully with the garlic, juniper and cinnamon in this colourful side dish
1 hour and 30 minutes
Easy
Vegetarian

Really good roast potatoes

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Boil, fluff then crisp up in goose fat and oil for perfect roast potatoes - if you're vegetarian, sunflower oil works just as well
1 hour and 50 minutes
Easy

Hazelnut, pancetta & orange stuffing

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This recipe makes enough smoked pancetta, orange zest and sage stuffing for a 4.5kg turkey - or roll into balls and bake
50 minutes
Easy

Glazed sprouts with caramelised red onions

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Fry red onions in butter until golden and fragrant, then cover with a sweet and tangy Sherry vinegar dressing for a delicious Christmas side
20 minutes
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian

Pancetta & sage-wrapped chipolatas

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Update your pigs in blankets by swapping streaky bacon for pancetta - they can still be easily assembled the day before
40 minutes
Easy

Sausage & Bramley stuffing

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This recipe will give you enough to stuff the Christmas turkey and also make a tasty stuffing loaf
1 hour and 35 minutes
Easy

Clementine & Port spiced cranberry sauce

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Complete your Christmas dinner with this punchy cranberry sauce, made extra special with clementines, cinnamon and a touch of Port
10 minutes
Easy
Vegetarian

Chunky ciabatta bread sauce with clotted cream

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Leave the crusts on the bread for ease and less waste, then add clotted cream for a luxuriously rich sauce to spoon onto your Christmas dinner
15 minutes
Easy

Devil pigs on horseback

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Pigs in blankets meet Devils on horseback in this combo - perfect as a side with Christmas dinner or Sunday roast, or as a party canapé
35 minutes
Easy

Spiced braised red cabbage

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Spice up your Christmas day trimmings with this red cabbage and Bramley apple side, with cinnamon, cardamom and star anise
3 hours and 15 minutes
Easy

Sprouts with crispy prosciutto

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Dress simply steamed or boiled Brussels sprouts with butter, lemon and crispy prosciutto for a gluten-free side dish for a festive dinner
25 minutes
Easy

Roast parsnips with maple syrup & rosemary

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Bring out the sweetness of this classic roast accompaniment with maple syrup and sprigs of rosemary for a low-fat yet delicious side dish
55 minutes
Easy
Vegetarian

Steamed leeks & peas with herby vinaigrette

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Honey, mustard and herbs add flavour to simple steamed vegetables - a healthy side dish that's low fat and easy to make in just 15 minutes
15 minutes
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian

Cauliflower cheese with walnuts & crumbs

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Chunks of cauliflower are smothered in creamy cheese sauce, scattered with bread and walnuts, then crisped in the oven in this classic side dish
1 hour
Easy
Vegetarian

Carrot & tarragon purée

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This super simple, yet delicious, side dish has just three ingredients - perfect for no-fuss entertaining or with a laid-back Sunday roast
50 minutes
Easy
Vegetarian

Savoy cabbage with shallots & fennel seeds

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Soften shallots before stir-frying with cabbage and fennel seeds for a low fat, healthy side dish - perfect with a hearty roast dinner
50 minutes
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian

Herby root vegetable gratin

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Layer thinly sliced potato, swede and parsnip then bake with a cream, garlic and Parmesan sauce for a decadent side dish
2 hours and 5 minutes
Easy
Vegetarian

Maple-roasted squash with pecans

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Squash makes a great accompaniment to a roast main course. Flavour with earthy rosemary and add some nuts for crunch
1 hour
Easy
Vegetarian

Roasted sprout gratin with bacon-cheese sauce

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Have a sprout-hater to feed? They might not be able to resist this indulgent creamy bake with Gruyere and Parmesan cheese and crispy bacon
55 minutes
Easy

Sticky liquorice carrots

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Aniseed flavours work well with earthy, sweet vegetables. Use soft black liquorice combined with creamy butter
40 minutes
Easy
Vegetarian

Spicy roots

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Strong flavours win through with this spicy veg recipe from Gordon Ramsay
25 minutes
Moderately easy
Vegetarian
Healthy

Sticky sausage & rosemary skewers

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Our version of pigs in blankets uses a decorative herb sprig and a drizzle of sweet maple syrup to really bring the traditional side dish to life
50 minutes
Easy

Golden crunch potatoes

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We've used some top tricks to come up with the perfect roast potatoes with crisp coatings and fluffy middles
1 hour and 30 minutes
Easy

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