Fruit cake topped with a ring of clementine slices, served on a glass dish

Clementine recipes

Give your food a citrusy burst with our zingy clementine recipes. Use the zest and juice of these sweet fruits in Christmas cakes, desserts, drinks, meat dishes and more.

9 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

A beautiful, moist gluten-free cake packed with zingy citrus flavours, wonderful for Christmas

2 hrs and 40 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
Gluten-free
16 ratings 3.8 out of 5 star rating

James Martin's glamorous and refreshingly light dessert will be right at home at a festive dinner party

4 hrs and 25 mins
Easy
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13 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

Duck goes really well with Moroccan spicing and the sweet flavous of honey and fresh fruit as you'll discover with this vibrant tagine

2 hrs
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5 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

This stunning dinner party dessert makes a showstopping centrepiece - the individually portioned pieces make serving really simple

1 hr and 55 mins
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Gluten-free
6 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

Give your marmalade a boozy twang by adding a dash of Cointreau

1 hr and 25 mins
A challenge
10 ratings 4.2 out of 5 star rating

This golden, citrus-packed pud will bring a little ray of sunshine to your table this Christmas

1 hr and 50 mins
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13 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

A tasty pork one-pot full of fruity flavours. Try getting creative with your leftovers and replace the pork with turkey or ham

15 mins
Easy
6 ratings 3.7 out of 5 star rating

These sweet little puddings make terrific dinner party desserts, or you can make one big one for the family

50 mins
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5 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

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

20 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
4 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

This sparkling, citrus cocktail is one to serve at a celebration. Blend clementine juice with vodka, orange liqueur and fizz

10 mins
Easy
Gluten-free
4 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

A classic Christmas drink and a favourite English pudding combined, this is the ultimate party dessert to feed a crowd, serve chilled from the fridge

1 hr and 40 mins
A challenge
4 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

This take on a traditional accompaniment has zesty citrus flavours and you can make it ahead to save time

25 mins
Easy
6 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

Divide a whole side of salmon into fillets, cover with a sticky citrus glaze, then bake for a festive dinner party crowd-pleaser

1 hr
Easy
2 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

This child-friendly pud by reader Julie Prior is a classic twist on the traditional Christmas pudding

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

Mix this syrup into hot apple juice or wine for a sweet and fiery burst of Christmas flavour. It's also delicious drizzled over ice cream for dessert

25 mins
Easy
Vegan
Gluten-free
2 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Using a salt rub on your bird will act like a brine and make it extra succulent - this festive roast is permeated with citrus, thyme and sherry

4 hrs and 15 mins
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3 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Kick-start your day with this deliciously refreshing drink, made with fresh fruit and yogurt. It's rich in vitamin C and counts as one of your 5-a-day

25 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
Gluten-free
2 ratings 3.5 out of 5 star rating

This easy, zesty loaf cake makes a lighter festive alternative to traditionally dense fruitcakes - pipe the icing and add candied peel to add a touch of Christmas sparkle

1 hr and 40 mins
Easy
3 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Skip the red wine and mull your veg with mixed spice, brown sugar and an orange studded with cloves

1 hr and 15 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegan
2 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Tangier than red current jelly, this fruity condiment works well cold cuts, or to enrich gravy. It also makes a great Christmas gift.

1 hr and 50 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
Gluten-free
6 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

Pistachios, clementines, honey and cinnamon make couscous a perfect breakfast dish. Serve with fruit and yogurt

20 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
8 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

Christmas dinner for two? Forget having to carve a whole duck and enjoy this meltingly soft, crispy skinned leg and breast meat version instead

3 hrs and 50 mins
More effort
1 rating 5.0 out of 5 star rating

These sticky individual cakes are inspired by rum babas- fruity, boozy and delicious. Serve with our stem ginger cream

55 mins
Easy
2 ratings 2.7 out of 5 star rating

If you’re craving Christmas ham, this is the recipe you need. It’s simple, cheap and has a beautiful mustard and treacle caramelised glaze to top it off

3 hrs and 35 mins
Easy
Gluten-free
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