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Dairy-free Christmas recipes

Delicious Christmas ideas without the dairy...

4 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

Nothing says Christmas like eggnog! Our vegan version uses dates, cashews and apricots, plus almond milk and brandy to reinvent this classic festive tipple

15 mins
Easy
Vegan
Gluten-free
9 ratings 3.1 out of 5 star rating

Serve this vegan bake for a dinner party, or on Christmas Day. The honeycomb effect of rolled lasagne sheets looks fab and the crispy sage is so festive

1 hr and 40 mins
More effort
Healthy
Vegan
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12 ratings 4.2 out of 5 star rating

Need an alternative to nut roast for veggies and vegans on Christmas Day? Try this festive and filling cauliflower roast stuffed with kale and chestnuts

1 hr and 30 mins
More effort
Healthy
Vegan
7 ratings 3.7 out of 5 star rating

Bake vegan mince pies for a Christmas party, with a cherry and hazelnut filling that everyone will love. We have a great tip for making flaky pastry as well

1 hr and 40 mins
More effort
Vegan
24 ratings 4.2 out of 5 star rating

Rustle up this healthy vegan celeriac and hazelnut soup as a starter on Christmas Day. Truffle oil adds a bit of luxury, or leave it out for a simple supper on a winter's night

1 hr and 5 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegan
44 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

Try this vegan tart for a show-stopping centrepiece. The bold red of beetroot against the vibrant green salad also makes it ideal for a meat-free celebration.

1 hr and 30 mins
Easy
Vegan
Gluten-free
16 ratings 4.1 out of 5 star rating

Switch the butter for coconut oil, eggs for chia and use chickpea water in royal icing to make these easy, totally vegan Christmas gingerbread biscuits

42 mins
Easy
Vegan
9 ratings 3.8 out of 5 star rating

Bake our vegan Christmas wreath with spinach, pine nuts and tofu as a centrepiece for a meat-free Christmas Day. Adorn with festive cranberries and dill

1 hr and 10 mins
Easy
Vegan
18 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

Make our vegan tiffin squares as a festive treat, packed with Christmas ingredients like ginger nuts, dried cranberries and pistachios. They're great for a party.

18 mins
Easy
Vegan
18 ratings 3.3 out of 5 star rating

Take parsnips to another level by turning them into gnocchi with a crunchy walnut crumb. This moreish dish is vegan, healthy and delicious

1 hr and 35 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegan
9 ratings 3.6 out of 5 star rating

Combine chickpeas and aubergine with garlic and cumin for these tasty, healthy vegan canapés. Everyone will love them served with our harissa yogurt

1 hr and 20 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegan
5 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

No festive meal is complete without cranberry sauce. Try this version, which includes sloe gin for a modern twist on the classic Christmas relish

10 mins
Easy
Vegan
Gluten-free
2 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

Try these colourful vegan spring rolls as canapés for a party, vibrant with fresh veg and juicy mango. Serve with a sweet chilli dipping sauce

30 mins
Easy
Vegan
15 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Make this fantastic beetroot, sweet potato, chard and celeriac rainbow-layered pie as a stunning centrepiece for a vegan Christmas or dinner party

2 hrs and 45 mins
A challenge
Vegan
2 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

If you're catering for vegans at a party, make these easy carrot canapés that everyone will love. Top with a sprig of dill and a vegetable crisp to impress

35 mins
Easy
Vegan
12 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

Try these dairy-free vegan scones that use nutritional yeast for a cheesy flavour, pepped up by mustard and smoked paprika. Serve with vegan onion chutney

35 mins
Easy
Vegan
11 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

Get a triple hit of coconut in these light and fluffy cupcakes, topped with whipped coconut cream and snowy desiccated coconut - a lovely gluten-free teatime treat

50 mins
Easy
Gluten-free
15 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

You'd never guess that this spectacular dessert is dairy-free, decorated with a zesty ganache using orange juice instead of cream

1 hr and 40 mins
More effort
2 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

Glaze your Christmas root vegetables with honey and coriander seeds, then add apple quarters and roast for an extra-special side dish

50 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
Gluten-free
2 ratings 3.0 out of 5 star rating

Cut your potatoes smaller so that there's no need to par-boil to achieve perfectly crispy garlic and thyme flavoured spuds, with fluffy centres

1 hr and 45 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
3 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Slow-roast a whole leg of gammon with apple juice, then cover in a sticky spiced glaze for a Christmas treat - perfect sliced hot or cold

6 hrs and 40 mins
Easy
2 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Complete your Christmas dinner with this punchy cranberry sauce, made extra special with clementines, cinnamon and a touch of Port

10 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
Gluten-free
0 ratings 0.0 out of 5 star rating

Update your pigs in blankets by swapping streaky bacon for pancetta - they can still be easily assembled the day before

40 mins
Easy
2 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

These dense, nutty-tasting griddle cakes are dairy free, with almond milk, nutmeg and cinnamon - perfect for a lazy weekend brunch or treat

40 mins
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