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Christmas terrine recipes

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Start your Christmas dinner with one of our impressive homemade terrines. Serve up a classic smoked salmon, country or duck terrine, or try our variations with ham hock and chicken.

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  • Smoked salmon & avocado terrines

    Smoked salmon & avocado terrines

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.50 ratings

    A light, elegant make-ahead starter to ease you into the Christmas Day blow-out, or to kick off a dinner party menu

  • Chicken terrine with leeks & apricots on a platter with knife

    Chicken terrine with leeks & apricots

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.3 ratings

    Whet the appetite for the main event by serving guests this special chicken terrine with leeks and apricots. It can be made up to three days ahead

  • Game terrine

    Game terrine

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.1 rating

    John Torode shows how to prepare classic coarse set terrine with duck and mixed game of your choice

  • Smoked salmon terrine

    Smoked salmon terrine

    A star rating of 4.2 out of 5.11 ratings

    A show-stopping layered fish centrepiece with cream cheese and lemon filling, flavoured with dill and chives

  • Ham hock & mustard terrine

    Ham hock & mustard terrine

    A star rating of 3.8 out of 5.12 ratings

    Cured slow-cooked pork is a great foundation for a coarse pâté style starter and can be made in advance

  • Country terrine with black pepper & thyme

    Country terrine with black pepper & thyme

    A star rating of 3.7 out of 5.8 ratings

    A rustic terrine with French toasts makes an excellent starter for a special meal and it costs very little to make

  • Rabbit & pork terrine with peppercorns

    Rabbit & pork terrine with peppercorns

    A star rating of 0 out of 5.0 ratings

    This rich terrine, with thyme, allspice and brandy, can be pressed and mature overnight for a perfect make-ahead starter or light lunch

  • Country terrine

    Country terrine

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.5 ratings

    Whether served as a starter or part of a buffet, Barney's smart make-ahead terrine will be sure to impress

  • Ham hock & pistachio roll 2016

    Ham hock & pistachio roll

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.4 ratings

    If you're looking for a Christmas classic with a twist, this French ham hock and pistachio terrine, transformed into a modern make-ahead starter is for you

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