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Freezable Christmas centrepiece recipes

Freeze your Christmas centrepiece to lighten up your dinner workload. Plan ahead with our turkey, ham, wellington and veggie and vegan recipes.

16 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

Mix up your festive main with this fabulous Christmas dinner wellington. A make-ahead meal in one, it incorporates stuffing and cranberry sauce, so all you need to think about on the big day is the…

1 hr and 45 mins
More effort
7 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

Cooking for a smaller crowd this Christmas? Try this roast turkey breast as an easy alternative to cooking a whole turkey for your festive dinner

1 hr and 45 mins
Easy
Gluten-free
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6 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Impress veggie guests this Christmas with these butternut squash and chestnut puff pastry crackers. Serve with vegetarian gravy and plenty of trimmings

2 hrs and 50 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
5 ratings 3.6 out of 5 star rating

Serve these lovely mini nut roasts as a vegan dish at Christmas. You could also serve the recipe as one large nut roast, too – just use a larger loaf tin

1 hr and 15 mins
Easy
Vegan
19 ratings 4.2 out of 5 star rating

Double or triple the quantities of this festive cranberry and lentil bake to serve more people, if you like. You can make it up to two days before serving

30 mins
Easy
Vegan
105 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

Combine a few key Christmas flavours here to make a pie that both children and adults will adore

1 hr and 45 mins
More effort
15 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

Cook your Sunday lunch in the slow cooker this weekend. The pork stays succulent and moist and the vegetables are cooked alongside in the tasty gravy.

5 hrs and 30 mins
Easy
19 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

A small gammon will easily fit in a slow cooker. Cook it low and slow for homemade glazed ham that's ideal for sandwiches, party buffets or simply sliced and served with chips

7 hrs and 40 mins
Easy
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