Festive filled brioche centrepiece with baked camembert on serving board

Christmas cheeseboard recipes

Pickles, biscuits and ideas for cheese

2 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

This versatile recipe can be altered to transform your leftover cheese into a help-yourself starter - perfect served with crusty bread

50 mins
Easy
12 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

Great British Bake Off's Kimberley Wilson has created this stunning celebration bread with individually filled buns and a melting cheese middle – made for sharing

1 hr and 50 mins
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12 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

This moreish savoury jam would make a great edible gift in a hamper. It's wonderful spread on toast or crackers and goes well with softly cooked eggs

1 hr and 30 mins
Easy
8 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

If you love dunking into a gooey baked brie or camembert, this cheeseboard-inspired dip is for you

38 mins
Easy
2 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

This stunning prepare-ahead starter can be served on individual plates, or just gather everyone around for drinks in the kitchen

55 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
4 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

These tasty white bread rolls are filled with cheese and onion – let everyone help themselves as part of a buffet

1 hr and 20 mins
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5 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Looking for something new to go with your favourite cheese? This makes a perfect accompaniment, or a lovely gift

15 mins
Easy
69 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

Serve this vividly coloured chutney with cheeses and cold meats - great to give as a gift, too

1 hr and 20 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
5 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

These vegetarian and gluten-free twists are perfect to serve with festive drinks

25 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
Gluten-free
3 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Arrange savoury biscuits in a pretty circle around your chosen cheese for a decorative centrepiece and alternative cheeseboard

55 mins
Easy
12 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

Quick and easy to make, these biscuits will add a flourish to the final Christmas course

35 mins
Easy
8 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Preserved shallots in malt vinegar make a classic condiment that will never ge.t old. Beautiful with cheese and cold meats

20 mins
Easy
4 ratings 3.6 out of 5 star rating

This luxuriously light soufflé is a good way to use up a selection of leftover cheeses

1 hr
More effort
36 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

Make-ahead this rich plum chutney for special occasions or simply enjoy al fresco with your favourite cold cuts. Flavour with spices such as cumin, paprika and ginger.

1 hr and 10 mins
Easy
2 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

The ideal gift for a cheese-lover: a box of camembert to warm in the oven and serve with boozy marinated sultanas

20 mins
Easy
2 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

This storecupboard relish has all the flavours of a classic cooked chutney but with more bite. It makes a great last minute accompaniment to a cheese board or ham

15 mins
Easy
10 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

These mini French pastry swirls with soft cheese are a great cheat's canapé - quick, simple and stunning

22 mins
Easy
1 rating 4.0 out of 5 star rating

A contemporary alternative to the traditional cheeseboard, the hardest part will be selecting your favourite cheeses

10 mins
Easy
20 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

Sensational spread with creamy cheese. Complete your cheeseboard with homemade crackers

30 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
2 ratings 2.5 out of 5 star rating

Combine triangles of salty manchego with sweet membrillo quince paste for a simple and moreish party canapé or serve as part of a tapas spread

5 mins
Easy
8 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Peppering the pears gives the whole thing a little bit of attitude without being overpowering

25 mins
Easy
2 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

This light pickle is sweet, delicious and perfect with cold cuts and punchy British cheeses

30 mins
Easy
Vegan
15 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Forget crinkle-cut versions, this light pickle is sweet and rich - perfect with cold meats, salads and punchy cheeses

1 hr and 30 mins
Easy
2 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

A toasted sandwich is a great way to use up cheeseboard leftovers and makes a delicious and thrifty lunch

15 mins
Easy
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