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Christmas brunch recipes

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Discover Christmas brunch recipes to start your day in style. Celebrate Christmas morning with festive breads, pancakes, eggs, smoked salmon and more

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  • Stollen spirals

    Stollen spirals

    A star rating of 4.9 out of 5.9 ratings

    Bake a batch of these sweet German buns over Christmas and enjoy at breakfast or teatime... or both

  • Rudolph pancakes

    Rudolph pancakes

    A star rating of 3.5 out of 5.4 ratings

    Make Christmas breakfast fun with fluffy reindeer pancakes. Two squeezy bottles, a jug and a dash of food colouring will make Rudolph come to life!

  • Cured salmon build-your-own bagel board served on a chopping board

    Cured salmon build-your-own bagel board

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.2 ratings

    Gather the family round on Christmas morning and dig in to our indulgent spread, made up of homemade cured salmon, a quick pickle, plus zesty dill and lemon cream cheese

  • Twisted spiced bread with honey & tahini butter served on a chopping board

    Twisted spiced bread with honey & tahini butter

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.8 ratings

    Bake this Middle Eastern-inspired loaf to serve for a festive brunch. To make things extra indulgent, spread thick slices with our moreish honey and tahini butter

  • Eggs benedict with smoked salmon & chives

    Eggs benedict with smoked salmon & chives

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.34 ratings

    Get your poaching technique honed and serve up this brunch classic – it's easily-doubled to feed a family or crowd

  • A plate serving sour cherry & marzipan chrysanthemum pastry

    Sour cherry & marzipan chrysanthemum pastry

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.1 rating

    Serve this stunning cherry and marzipan dessert warm with clotted cream or crème fraîche. Any leftovers can be reheated as a breakfast pastry

  • Leftover porridge pancakes served with honey and fresh berries

    Leftover porridge pancakes

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.4 ratings

    Make these pancakes using leftover porridge for an easy breakfast. Serve with berries and yogurt and a drizzle of honey or maple syrup

  • Reindeer food 2016

    Reindeer food

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.1 rating

    Let the kids create a snack for Rudolf and his hard-working reindeer team. This crunchy granola also makes a delicious breakfast on Christmas morning

  • Chocolate orange waffles served on a plate

    Chocolate orange waffles

    A star rating of 3.5 out of 5.2 ratings

    Add cocoa and orange essence to waffle batter for a speedy, crowd-pleasing pud or indulgent brunch. Top with cream, fresh orange and more chocolate

  • Chocolate & banana French toast

    Chocolate & banana French toast

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.17 ratings

    An indulgent treat for when you're in need of a sweet fix - chocolate and banana sandwiched in fried bread

  • Christmas morning spiced bread

    Christmas morning spiced bread

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.9 ratings

    This festive bread can be made ahead and frozen and makes a lovely treat for breakfast on Christmas morning

  • Bloody mary scrambled eggs & smoked salmon

    Bloody mary scrambled eggs & smoked salmon

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.3 ratings

    Spice up a favourite breakfast with a little Tabasco and Worcestershire sauce, the perfect antidote for the morning after a big night of celebrations

  • Avocado & black bean eggs in a bowl

    Avocado & black bean eggs

    A star rating of 4.1 out of 5.42 ratings

    Set yourself up for the day with this healthy veggie breakfast with eggs, avocado and black beans. It takes just 10 minutes to throw together and makes a great lunch, too

  • Children sharing cinnamon rolls

    Really easy cinnamon rolls

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.9 ratings

    Use ready-made croissant dough to make these easy cinnamon rolls. We’ve topped the rolls with a thick caramel, but you could use a thin white icing instead

  • Porridge topped with plum, raisin & granola

    Plum, raisin & granola porridge topper

    A star rating of 0 out of 5.0 ratings

    Forget the sprinkling of sugar and instead add this plum, raisin and granola topping to your breakfast porridge. It's full of flavour to fuel your morning

  • Shakshuka flatbread bake scattered with parsely

    Shakshuka flatbread bake

    A star rating of 4.9 out of 5.7 ratings

    Try an exotic brunch of spiced Turkish-style eggs. Using canned tomatoes and shop-bought flatbreads means less prep time on a leisurely morning

  • Omelette cut into quarters in pan with spatula and tomatoes

    Herb omelette with fried tomatoes

    A star rating of 4.2 out of 5.25 ratings

    Make a perfect, protein-rich brunch or breakfast for two people. This healthy omelette can be on the table in just 10 minutes, served with juicy tomatoes

  • Chickpea, red pepper, egg & feta hash served in a pan

    Chickpea, red pepper, egg & feta hash

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.8 ratings

    Kick-start your day with our vegetarian chickpea, red pepper, egg and feta hash. This brilliant breakfast is easy to make and delivers two of your 5-a-day

  • Banana & cinnamon whirls

    Banana & cinnamon whirls

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.24 ratings

    Make two, freeze one! Have fun cooking up two batches of these scrumptious buns and pop one in the freezer so you always have a treat to hand!

  • Mimosa cocktails in tall glasses

    Mimosa

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.2 ratings

    Mix a classic mimosa cocktail with orange juice and champagne – or use prosecco if you prefer a different sort of bubbly. It's an easy fix when entertaining

  • Gingerbread pancakes

    Gingerbread pancakes

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.11 ratings

    The ultimate Christmas breakfast treat, these American-style pancakes are lightly spiced with ginger and cinnamon, topped with maple syrup and dates

  • 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

  • Smoked ham & cheese pancakes

    Ham & cheese pancakes

    A star rating of 4.9 out of 5.8 ratings

    A savoury pick-me-up made with gooey gruyère and smoked ham, serve these pancakes for brunch or as a light supper – they’re the perfect comfort food

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