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Christmas salad recipes

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Serve a fresh winter salad as a starter or side at Christmas. Our festive dishes include ingredients such as warm squash, smoked salmon, chicory, beetroot and red cabbage.

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  • Spiced honey-glazed halloumi & fig salad served on a plate

    Spiced honey-glazed halloumi & fig salad

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.4 ratings

    Get your dinner party off to a great start with this salad topped with toasted almonds. Alternatively, it can be made into impressive-looking canapés

  • Goat’s cheese, pear & candied pecan salad

    Goat’s cheese, pear & candied pecan salad

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.3 ratings

    This extra-special vegetarian starter is bursting with contrasting flavours and textures, such as spiralized pear, crunchy roasted nuts and creamy cheese

  • Halloumi, carrot & orange salad served on a plate

    Halloumi, carrot & orange salad

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.54 ratings

    Serve this halloumi, carrot, orange and watercress salad with a mustard and honey dressing for an easy lunch or starter. It takes just 20 minutes to make and delivers one of your 5-a-day

  • Christmas salad with goat's cheese

    Christmas salad with goat's cheese

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.4 ratings

    Make a delicious and seasonal salad with this recipe, which you can customise to your liking

  • Clementine, feta & winter leaf salad

    Clementine, feta & winter leaf salad

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.5 ratings

    This wonderfully light salad is packed with easy-to-find seasonal ingredients and makes a great Christmas starter

  • Goat's cheese and beetroot salad on plate with fork

    Creamed goat's cheese & roast beetroot salad

    A star rating of 0 out of 5.0 ratings

    Combine creamy goat's cheese, crisp apple and earthy beetroot for a simple salad that's bursting with flavour and colour – and it looks impressive plated up

  • Broccoli caesar salad on a plate

    Broccoli caesar salad

    A star rating of 0 out of 5.0 ratings

    Make this broccoli caesar salad for an easy, sophisticated starter. Ready in just 10 minutes, it's ideal for a dinner party or Christmas lunch

  • Griddled pears with goat’s cheese & hazelnut dressing served on 2 plates

    Griddled pears with goat's cheese & hazelnut dressing

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.3 ratings

    Impress guests with this deceptively simple starter, made with pears, goat's cheese, watercress and hazelnuts. It's ready in just 15 minutes, and perfect at Christmas

  • Christmas slaw

    Christmas slaw

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.8 ratings

    A nutty winter salad which is superhealthy, quick to prepare and finished with a light maple syrup dressing

  • Beetroot & squash salad with horseradish cream

    Beetroot & squash salad with horseradish cream

    A star rating of 4.9 out of 5.9 ratings

    A rustic and warm root vegetable salad with creamy dressing and lots of healthy watercress leaves - great for a buffet

  • Tangy chicory salad served on a plate

    Tangy chicory salad

    A star rating of 0 out of 5.0 ratings

    Dress this chicory salad with sherry vinegar, honey and orange for a taste of sunshine in winter. It's ideal for a Christmas buffet served with ham

  • Beetroot, lentil, celeriac & hazelnut salad

    Beetroot, lentil, celeriac & hazelnut salad

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.2 ratings

    A lovely, wintry salad using fresh, seasonal ingredients that you can serve warm or cold. Bright beetroot, crunchy hazelnuts and a punchy mustard dressing

  • Peppered mackerel & pink pickled onion salad

    Peppered mackerel & pink pickled onion salad

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.7 ratings

    This starter, with its quick pickled onion is impressive, but takes little time as it’s part of making the dressing. You can do it while the turkey is cooking

  • Pear & manchego salad

    Pear & manchego salad

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.7 ratings

    Spruce up a salad with a rosemary, honey and hazelnut crumb to accompany Spanish cheese, sweet fruit and bitter leaves

  • Warm beet, chorizo & pear salad

    Warm beet, chorizo & pear salad

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.7 ratings

    Combine succulent pear, colourful beetroot, spicy chorizo and buttery manchego cheese in this vibrant winter salad that's ideal for sharing with friends

  • Roasted roots fattoush

    Roasted roots fattoush

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.3 ratings

    We’ve given this classic Middle Eastern bread salad a winter makeover with good-value roasted root veg and a rich, brown-butter yogurt dressing

  • Roasted carrot, rocket & lentil salad

    Roasted carrot, rocket & lentil salad

    A star rating of 4.9 out of 5.9 ratings

    A vibrant and substantial salad for two that's rich in calcium, fibre and 4 of your 5-a-day. With toasted cumin, honey and mustard it's rich in flavour too!

  • Roasted beetroot & raw honey salad served on a plate

    Roasted beetroot & raw honey salad

    A star rating of 0.3 out of 5.1 rating

    Serve up a fibre-rich lunch or side dish with this beetroot, feta and green lentil salad. Bursting with colour, it's full of flavour and nutrients

  • Shaved pear, cheese & bresaola salad

    Shaved pear, cheese & bresaola salad

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.3 ratings

    A rustic salad with cured beef, blue cheese and chicory teamed sweet pears, and dressed in a red wine vinaigrette

  • Yogurt piccalilli & crisp kale salad served with bread

    Yogurt piccalilli & crisp kale salad

    A star rating of 0 out of 5.0 ratings

    Serve this yogurt piccalilli and crisp kale salad as a side or starter for a dinner party. Make the piccalilli a day ahead and keep in the fridge overnight

  • Red cabbage salad

    Red cabbage salad

    A star rating of 3.8 out of 5.5 ratings

    This vibrant salad with bacon and blue cheese has contrasting textures and flavours and is a fab way to use up leftovers

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