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Christmas recipes and menus

  1. Christmas cocktail recipes Christmas cocktail recipes

    From eggnog to champagne cocktail, get loads of ideas for making your Christmas drinks party fantastically festive.

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  2. Christmas party food recipes Christmas party food recipes

    Lay out a spread of Christmas's greatest flavours - from sticky cranberry cocktail sausages to smoked salmon pate, sausage rolls and parmesan shortbreads - there's something for everyone.

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  3. Easy Christmas Easy Christmas

    Would you just like to relax this Christmas? Let us do the hard work for you - we've found easy recipes for starters, mains and desserts that will make Christmas feel like a holiday again.

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  4. Vegetarian Christmas mains Vegetarian Christmas recipes

    Need ideas for veggie dishes on your Christmas table? Try our delicious recipes that you'll have to hide from the meat eaters.

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  5. Make ahead Christmas recipes Make ahead Christmas recipes

    If you have a dream of effortlessly whisking out "something I whipped up earlier", this is the collection for you. These make-ahead recipes will reduce that Christmas stress.

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  6. Nigella's Christmas ham menu Nigella's Christmas ham menu

    Even if this isn't your Christmas dinner, book this one in. A completely easy, no-stress dinner to have with friends.

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Christmas recipes

Main course

Light meals & snacks

Brunch

Starters & nibbles

Side dishes

Desserts

Cakes and baking

Drinks and cocktails

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Recipes and menus for the festive season: get into the Christmas spirit with our mulled wine and mince pie recipes, make homemade presents or plan the perfect Christmas lunch.