Chocolate & cherry Christmas pudding

Nut-free Christmas recipes

Brilliant alternatives to traditional festive foods.

52 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

Hang these from a Christmas tree or pack them into boxes as end-of-term gifts for teachers and friends.

22 mins
Easy
4 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

Forget the ham kettle or supersized pan - you can cook this luscious sticky ham in the oven, with equally tasty results

5 hrs
More effort
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84 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

Gordon Ramsay’s succulent maple-glazed ham is perfect for a Boxing Day feast

3 hrs and 10 mins
More effort
36 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

Gordon's delicious pork pie recipe is perfect for a buffet, picnic or grown-up lunch box

2 hrs and 45 mins
A challenge
50 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

Want to jazz up your traditional Christmas lunch, but still keep Gran happy? This is the one for you

1 hr and 40 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
55 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

This cheesy dish is a great buffet recipe for guests to just help themselves to

1 hr and 15 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
41 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

The perfect caramelised carrots to accompany any roast - try them alongside your Christmas turkey

55 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
19 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

Serve up a spectacular centrepiece of roast beef with a rich stuffing, and a clever twist on Yorkshire puddings

1 hr and 30 mins
A challenge
55 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Making your own cranberry sauce is really easy, and you can do it a few days in advance. Plus, this one calls for only three ingredients

15 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
Gluten-free
29 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Dried mustard adds a slight heat to this sweet parsnip vegetarian side dish

30 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
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