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Good Food magazine Christmas recipes

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Recipes from the seasonal issues.


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  • Stollen mince pies

    Stollen mince pies

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.14 ratings

    Two festive giants collide in these shortcrust pastry bakes with marzipan, madeira cake and mincemeat

  • White mulled wine

    White mulled wine

    A star rating of 3.5 out of 5.2 ratings

    Lighten up your winter warmer by switching red wine and heavy spices for light cider, vanilla and elderflower cordial

  • Sticky date & raisin pudding

    Sticky date & raisin pudding

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.5 ratings

    Keep everyone happy with this sticky toffee-like steamed basin pudding packed with dried fruit

  • Brandy butter ice cream

    Brandy butter ice cream

    A star rating of 3.4 out of 5.3 ratings

    Throw a fresh spin on a favourite, festive sauce by serving as a sweet and creamy frozen dessert or accompaniment

  • Roasted Brussels sprouts with chestnuts & bacon

    Roasted Brussels sprouts with bacon & chestnuts

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.9 ratings

    Try a new approach to cooking these traditional winter greens. Bake your sprouts with nuts and bacon lardons – great for a roast with all the trimmings.

  • Iced chestnut ripple cheesecake

    Iced chestnut ripple cheesecake

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.5 ratings

    With a dark chocolate digestive base and nutty cream cheese topping, this frozen dessert has a winter twist

  • Pistachio & raspberry pithiviers

    Pistachio & raspberry pithiviers

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.2 ratings

    Frangipane and berry individual puff pastry parcels - for a special touch decorate with your guests' initials

  • Chestnut stuffing roll

    Chestnut stuffing roll

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.13 ratings

    Try a new presentation style - this nutty, bacon-wrapped log is designed to save space in the oven. Serve in thick slices

  • Christmas turkey with clementine & bay butter

    Christmas turkey with clementine & bay butter

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.2 ratings

    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

  • Boozy chocolate bombes

    Boozy chocolate bombes

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.5 ratings

    Showstopping individual coffee sponges with hidden mousse, and a Baileys and white chocolate topping - stunning!

  • Cherry & pistachio stuffing

    Cherry & pistachio stuffing

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.8 ratings

    Try a new flavour combo in sausagemeat stuffing balls - sweet fruit, crunchy nuts and fresh parsley are a perfect match

  • Cranberry jewelled mincemeat

    Cranberry jewelled mincemeat

    A star rating of 4.9 out of 5.7 ratings

    Cooking up batches of this festive, fruity mincemeat will fill your kitchen with the smell of Christmas

  • Feeding a Christmas cake with alcohol

    Make & mature Christmas cake

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.290 ratings

    Bake this festive fruit cake in advance of Christmas and feed it regularly with rum, brandy or whisky to build the flavour and keep it moist

  • Guinness, treacle & ginger pudding

    Guinness, treacle & ginger pudding

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.5 ratings

    Rich, dark and spicy - prepare enough mixture for two basins, one for Christmas day and the other to give as a gift

  • Easy mince pies with crunchy crumble tops

    Easy mince pies with crunchy crumble tops

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.1 rating

    These individual pies with a twist are great for using up storecupboard staples such as nuts and dried fruit, they're budget-friendly too

  • Brandy pudding

    Brandy pudding

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.1 rating

    This pud is impressive, delicious and makes a great light alternative dessert to a traditional Christmas pudding

  • Orange & tarragon roast turkey

    Orange & tarragon roast turkey

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.3 ratings

    Roasting your Christmas turkey with a flavoured butter locks in moisture for a zesty, juicy finish ready to garnish with trimmings

  • Snowman friends cake decoration

    Snowman friends cake decoration

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.3 ratings

    Icing and decorating a Christmas cake may take time but this sweet snowy scene will be a hit with kids

  • Christmas pudding cake pops

    Christmas pudding cake pops

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.16 ratings

    Try making these Christmassy lollipops as a festive treat for kids – and get them involved in the kitchen too

  • Christmas pudding trifle

    Christmas pudding trifle

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.6 ratings

    Use leftover Christmas pudding to rustle up this speedy and sumptuously creamy trifle with Grand Marnier-steeped oranges

  • Mini gingerbread houses

    Mini gingerbread houses

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.15 ratings

    Everyone can decorate their own gingerbread house this Christmas, with Sarah Cook's cute mini versions


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