Celeriac & parsnip bake

Low-fat Christmas recipes

35 Recipes

Tempting ways to take the guilt out of the festive feasting.

Peas with roasted shallots

4.25

(3 ratings)

This flavoursome side dish of peas with caramelised onions from James Martin is healthy and versatile
  • 30 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy

Marmalade carrots

5

(1 rating)

Sticky, buttery and sweet - this versatile side dish is simple yet glorious
  • 35 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian
  • Healthy

Chicken, kale & sprout stir-fry

4.166665

(3 ratings)

Brussels sprouts aren't just for Christmas- add them to a healthy noodle pot for extra nutrition and crunch
  • 30 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy

Roast parsnip & chestnut salad

0

(0 ratings)

A low-fat yet rustic root vegetable salad flavoured with honey and rosemary. It makes a great accompaniment a roast dinner.
  • 40 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy
  • Vegetarian

Crunchy potato squares with herby salt

0

(0 ratings)

Cut spuds into uniform little cubes then sprinkle liberally with rosemary, thyme and sage salt - they'll crisp up a treat
  • 1 hour and 35 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Festive red cabbage

2.5

(2 ratings)

Serve this spiced and sticky side dish alongside all the classic Christmas trimmings - it's richly flavoured with red wine, cinnamon, star anise and apples
  • 3 hours and 10 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Griddled chicory

0

(0 ratings)

This simple side dish of charred chicory pairs perfectly with indulgent main courses, adding a pop of colour to any dinner party plate
  • 10 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy
  • Vegetarian

Persian cranberry sauce

5

(2 ratings)

Middle Eastern flavours of pomegranate molasses and orange zest bring a new dimension to traditional cranberry sauce, with a thick and chunky texture
  • 15 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Sugar charms

0

(0 ratings)

Add sparkle to your Christmas tree with these festive edible decorations made from melted sweets
  • 30 mins
  • More effort

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