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  • Traditional mincemeat in pastry cases to make mince pies

    Easy mincemeat

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.5 ratings

    Make homemade mincemeat for your Christmas bakes. It's a lot easier than you might think, and the recipe can be scaled up or down. This works well as a gift, too

  • Jammy star cookies served on a cake stand

    Jammy star cookies

    A star rating of 3.4 out of 5.12 ratings

    Bake these lovely star-shaped biscuits to give as edible Christmas gifts for family and friends. They're easy to make, so kids can get involved too

  • Golden honey-roasted parsnips on a plate

    Honey-roasted parsnips

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.41 ratings

    These golden, honeyed parsnips have just the right mix of earthiness and sweet glaze to make a moreish Christmas side dish, and they’re quick to prepare

  • Slow cooked turkey breasts with wine & bacon

    Slow-cooker turkey breasts with wine & bacon

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.5 ratings

    If you like the idea of Christmas turkey but often find it dry, then you must try this. The tender turkey is wrapped in bacon then braised in a slow cooker

  • 3-in-1 brown-buttered winter vegetables served on a square plate

    3-in-1 brown-buttered winter vegetables

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.4 ratings

    Save yourself time and washing-up on Christmas Day by cooking carrots, leeks and Brussels sprouts together along with butter and sage for a perfect side dish

  • Two mince pies on a plate, one with a bite out

    Unbelievably easy mince pies

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.563 ratings

    No rolling required! Press the raw, crumbly pastry directly into your tin for a short, biscuity finish. Our easiest mince pie recipe and great fun to make with kids

  • Roast potatoes with paprika in a serving dish

    Roast potatoes with paprika

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.9 ratings

    Make roast potatoes that are tasty and healthy. Smoked paprika adds flavour and we have a top tip for a crispy finish. Ideal for Sunday lunch, or Christmas Day

  • Easy-peasy fruitcake decorated with glacé fruit

    Easy-peasy fruitcake

    A star rating of 4.2 out of 5.9 ratings

    Try this lighter version of a classic Christmas fruitcake, bursting with festive spice and juicy fruit. Decorate with candied fruit and glacé cherries

  • Festive frozen chocolate parfait on a plate

    Festive frozen chocolate parfait

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.7 ratings

    Try this cross between dense chocolate cake, rich chocolate ice cream and Christmas tiffin. Best of all, it can be sliced straight from the freezer

  • One-pan pigs-in-blanket beans served in a dish

    One-pan pigs-in-blanket beans

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.1 rating

    Remember baked beans with mini sausages? Make Tom's pigs-in-blankets with beans – it's great as a festive side dish during the Christmas period

  • Christmas pudding cheesecake 2016

    Christmas pudding cheesecake

    A star rating of 4.9 out of 5.44 ratings

    Cross a Christmas pudding with a cheesecake and what do you get? A fantastic alternative festive dessert with a crunchy ginger base and creamy filling

  • A roasted stuffed cauliflower on a plate

    Roasted stuffed cauliflower

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.15 ratings

    Need an alternative to nut roast for veggies and vegans on Christmas Day? Try this festive and filling roasted cauliflower stuffed with kale and chestnuts

  • Easy smoked turkey crown served on a plate

    Easy smoked turkey crown

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.1 rating

    Smoke your turkey crown for Christmas dinner with a twist. If you skip the smoking step, this recipe will still give you an easy, succulent roast

  • Air-fryer brussels sprouts in a bowl

    Air-fryer brussels sprouts

    A star rating of 0 out of 5.0 ratings

    Cook sprouts in an air fryer for a super-easy cooking method, then add flavourings of your choice, such as chilli or chopped crispy bacon

  • Cauliflower & chestnut soup

    Cauliflower & chestnut soup

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.15 ratings

    This creamy, vegetarian soup, from Becky Lovatt, is a great way to use up leftover chestnuts, or use freshly roasted chestnuts for a more intense flavour

  • Spiced braised red cabbage

    Spiced braised red cabbage

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.8 ratings

    Spice up your Christmas day trimmings with this red cabbage and Bramley apple side, with cinnamon, cardamom and star anise

  • Christmas pudding ice cream

    Christmas pudding ice cream

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.19 ratings

    Impress your guests with this showstopping Christmas dessert, which can be made up to one month ahead

  • A plate serving easy turkey crown

    Easy turkey crown

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.9 ratings

    Serve a traditional roast turkey for Christmas without the fuss. Use the sticky glaze you'd get on a ham to add flavour and golden colour to a turkey crown

  • Microwave brussels sprouts with almonds

    Microwave brussels sprouts

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.4 ratings

    Make a simple Christmas brussels side with the help of a microwave. A butter and honey glaze and a scattering of almonds will make this a popular dish

  • Thyme roasted vegetables in a serving dish

    Thyme roasted vegetables

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.5 ratings

    Try this different take on roasted root vegetables, perfect for a Sunday roast or Christmas Day. The addition of maple syrup and thyme adds a little luxury

  • Layered fruit trifle in a glass bowl

    Classic sherry trifle

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.33 ratings

    Christmas celebrations are not complete without a trifle and this recipe is guaranteed to be the crown jewels of the table

  • Christmas slaw in a black bowl with dressing

    Christmas slaw

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.8 ratings

    This crunchy, nutty coleslaw is a great healthy salad for serving on the side of cooked meats and other rich, festive dishes

  • A pan with stir-fried festive cabbage

    Stir-fried festive cabbage

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.2 ratings

    Try this festive red cabbage with cranberry sauce, red wine and orange as a side dish for Christmas dinner. The flavours are as vivid as the colours

  • Sticky maple roots served in a roasting dish

    Sticky maple roots

    A star rating of 2.2 out of 5.7 ratings

    Serve up a classic Christmas dinner side dish of carrots and parsnips. Herby and slightly caramelised, these sticky maple roots are sure to go down a treat