Wild mushroom and chestnut rotolo in an oval casserole dish

Chestnut recipes

53 Recipes

Enjoy chestnuts in sweet and savoury dishes. They bring a caramelised nutty flavour to sprouts, Christmas puds, turkey stuffing, desserts and more.

Mushroom & chestnut rotolo

0

(0 ratings)

Serve this vegan bake for a dinner party, or on Christmas Day. The honeycomb effect of rolled lasagne sheets looks fab and the crispy sage is so festive
  • 1 hour and 40 mins
  • More effort
  • Healthy
  • Vegetarian

Chestnut & cranberry roll

4.82143

(56 ratings)

Forget fiddly stuffing balls, this clever roll tastes delicious, plus its practical shape makes it ultra-simple to slice
  • 1 hour and 30 mins
  • Easy

Italian sausage & chestnut pasta

4.625

(20 ratings)

A mix of sausagemeat and chestnut chunks creates a rich and nutty pasta sauce, lifting this from an everyday dish to something special
  • 40 mins
  • Easy

Parsnip, cranberry & chestnut loaf

4.091665

(30 ratings)

A modern take on the nut loaf, this makes a great vegetarian centrepiece for Christmas Day or a special dinner
  • 2 hours
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Chestnut, bacon & parsnip soup

3.75

(3 ratings)

A smooth and creamy winter soup, topped with crispy bacon pieces - serve with crusty bread for a filling and warming lunch
  • 1 hour
  • Easy

Chestnut stuffing roll

5

(9 ratings)

Try a new presentation style - this nutty, bacon-wrapped log is designed to save space in the oven. Serve in thick slices
  • 2 hours
  • Easy

Autumn chestnut salad

4.5

(2 ratings)

Ready-cooked chestnuts add an interesting bite to this seasonal salad
  • 40 mins
  • Easy

Warm winter fruit with chestnuts

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(0 ratings)

Start the day with this healthy compote with yoghurt, or serve with dollops of mascarpone for a quick seasonal pudding
  • 25 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Iced chestnut ripple cheesecake

4.8

(5 ratings)

With a dark chocolate digestive base and nutty cream cheese topping, this frozen dessert has a winter twist
  • 1 hour and 10 mins
  • More effort

Chestnut truffle cake

4.375

(8 ratings)

This rich, gluten-free cake makes a perfect dinner-party dessert
  • 24 hours and 30 mins
  • More effort
  • Vegetarian

Chestnut fool

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(0 ratings)

An autumnal accompaniment to cakes and puds, this nutty cream goes particularly well with spiced friands
  • 10 mins
  • Easy

Chestnut & bacon cake

5

(3 ratings)

Festive, flavoursome and filling, this chestnut and bacon stuffing is a winner
  • 1 hour and 20 mins
  • Easy

Rustic chestnut stuffing

4.4

(5 ratings)

If you love stuffing don’t just stop at one. Cook one inside the turkey to give it flavour and help keep it juicy, then cook another separately
  • 50 mins
  • Easy

Turkey & chestnut gravy

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(0 ratings)

Make this rich turkey and chestnut gravy to accompany your Christmas dinner. If you use goose fat or butter, it can be made ahead, chilled and frozen
  • 40 mins
  • Easy

Cauliflower & chestnut soup

5

(2 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
  • 55 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

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