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Boxing Day recipes

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Whether it's a stunning ham centrepiece or a mash-up of Christmas leftovers, we've got a selection of Boxing Day recipes to impress family and friends.

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  • Leftover turkey fricassee served with pasta

    Leftover turkey fricassee

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.18 ratings

    Make the most of leftover roast turkey with this creamy fricassee. It's delicious served with potatoes or pasta, and ideal for using up turkey from Christmas dinner

  • Cheesy stuffed pancakes served on a plate

    Cheesy stuffed pancakes

    A star rating of 3 out of 5.4 ratings

    Use cheeseboard leftovers to make these cheesy pancakes. They're great for Boxing Day or a New Year’s Day brunch, and you can make them with just five ingredients

  • A tray of Christmas nachos

    Christmas nachos

    A star rating of 0 out of 5.0 ratings

    Try this clever way to use up your Christmas leftovers, including the remnants of your cheeseboard. Best enjoyed with a Boxing Day movie

  • A collection of triple-cheese croquettes with cranberry sauce

    Triple-cheese croquettes with cranberry sauce

    A star rating of 0 out of 5.0 ratings

    Make the most of any leftover Christmas cheese with these croquettes. Once fried, they have a crisp shell and wonderfully oozy, melty middle

  • One portion of sage, bacon and parsnip linguine on a plate

    Sage, bacon & parsnip linguine

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.5 ratings

    Plenty of parsnips leftover from Christmas? Rustle up this easy parsnip, sage and bacon linguine for a comforting supper on cold winter nights

  • Ham & crackling served on a board

    Ham & crackling

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.8 ratings

    Cook this festive ham up to three days ahead and keep it covered in the fridge (and the crackling, in an airtight container) to save on stress when entertaining

  • Turkey tikka masala in a pot

    Turkey tikka masala

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.27 ratings

    Crave spice after the traditional Christmas lunch? Want to turn your leftover turkey into a whole new dish? This tasty turkey tikka masala is for you

  • One Christmas muffuletta

    Christmas leftover sandwich

    A star rating of 0 out of 5.0 ratings

    Take your Boxing Day sarnie to the next level. Hollow out a loaf of bread and layer up all your Christmas leftovers inside it to make a lip-smacking sandwich

  • Sprout remoulade served in a decorative bowl

    Sprout remoulade

    A star rating of 4.9 out of 5.7 ratings

    Liven up leftover sprouts by making an easy remoulade with mayonnaise, lemon, crème fraîche, mustard and parsley. Great for a Boxing Day buffet

  • Pesto cheese straw Christmas tree

    Pesto cheese straw Christmas tree

    A star rating of 0 out of 5.0 ratings

    Create this tear-and-share pastry tree for a festive family get-together. It's a lovely, playful idea for Boxing Day – and kids will love taking it apart!

  • Christmas rocky road served on a platter

    Christmas rocky road

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.8 ratings

    Adapt this festive rocky road however you like. It’s great for using up leftover Christmas sweets and biscuits, and you can get kids involved in making them, too

  • Sprout, comté & walnut tart cut into slices ready to serve

    Sprout, comté & walnut tart

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.5 ratings

    Make the most of seasonal sprouts this winter with this tasty tart. It combines comté cheese and walnuts in a wonderful spelt and pumpkin seed pastry case

  • A black bean tortilla in a frying pan

    Black bean tortilla with salsa

    A star rating of 3.7 out of 5.16 ratings

    Make this frittata for a quick, easy and healthy lunch option, making the most of storecupboard ingredients and packing in three of your 5-a-day

  • A plate serving bubble & squeak Boxing Day brunch

    Bubble & squeak Boxing Day brunch

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.1 rating

    Rustle up this vegan bubble & squeak brunch with the veggie leftovers from your Christmas Day dinner. Perfect for a lazy start to Boxing Day

  • A bowl serving Brussels sprouts pad Thai

    Brussels sprouts pad Thai

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.14 ratings

    Vegans will love this pad Thai that you can make on Boxing Day to use up leftover Brussels sprouts. You could also cook the dish using fresh sprouts

  • A croque madame served on a plate, topped with egg

    Croque madame traybake

    A star rating of 3 out of 5.3 ratings

    Take a ham and cheese toastie to the next level with this croque madame traybake, ideal for brunch – and you can make the white sauce a day or two ahead of time

  • Roasted veg and pigs-in-blankets in a traybake

    All-the-trimmings traybake

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.13 ratings

    Enjoy the best of Christmas in a traybake. A perfect Boxing Day feast for using up leftovers like potatoes, parsnips, carrots, sprouts and pigs-in-blankets

  • Mustardy sausage & sprout gnocchi served on a plate

    Mustardy sausage & sprout gnocchi

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.7 ratings

    Left-over sprouts in your fridge? Make the most of them with our mustardy sausage gnocchi for supper. It takes just 25 minutes to make

  • Sprout, black pudding & apple röstis served in a bowl

    Sprout, black pudding & apple röstis

    A star rating of 3.8 out of 5.5 ratings

    Make tasty potato röstis with apple, Brussels sprouts and black pudding. Cumin and garlic boost the flavour for a tasty side dish, supper, or brunch

  • Marmalade, ginger & star anise baked ham on a carving board

    Marmalade, ginger & star anise baked ham

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.4 ratings

    Bake a gammon joint with a marmalade, ginger and star anise glaze for a centrepiece main course. It's ideal at Christmas time or for Sunday lunch

  • Spicy turkey noodles in a wok alongside two bowls

    Spicy turkey noodles

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.4 ratings

    Use up your turkey leftovers at Christmas to whip up our spicy turkey stir-fry. Or you could swap meat for Brussels sprouts to make a veggie alternative

  • Potatoes & beets with curd, caraway & flaxseed oil served on a plate

    Potatoes & beets with curd, caraway & flaxseed oil

    A star rating of 0 out of 5.0 ratings

    Try this German-inspired side dish of potato and beetroot with cold ham or roast lamb. It also works as a flavour-packed main course in its own right

  • Baked potato skins with brie & truffle served on a plate

    Baked potato skins with brie & truffle

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.1 rating

    Use up leftover roast potatoes on Boxing Day and make luxury potato skins with brie and truffle. The latter is optional, but Christmas is a time to indulge

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