• Air-fryer sesame prawn toast

    Air-fryer sesame prawn toast

    Make these prawns toasts as canapés at your next party. Arrange on a platter and scatter over extra spring onions and chopped chives to garnish

  • Gingerbread mince pies

    Gingerbread mince pies

    Combine two very traditional Christmas bakes – gingerbread and mince pies – to create a brilliant modern classic. Top with mini gingerbread people.

  • Pesto cheese straw Christmas tree

    Pesto cheese straw Christmas tree

    Create this tear-and-share pastry tree for a festive family get-together. It’s a lovely, playful idea for Boxing Day – and kids will love taking it apart!

  • Rosemary polenta bites with peperonata

    Rosemary polenta bites with peperonata

    Serve our rosemary polenta bites with peperonata as canapés or a starter ahead of a celebration. They’re ideal for a special occasion such as Christmas

  • Cheesy egg & noodle muffins

    Cheesy egg & noodle muffins

    Make some cheesy egg and noodle muffins for lunchboxes. They’re packed full of veg – we used broccoli and carrots, but peas, courgette and peppers also work.

  • Sweet grazing wreath

    Sweet grazing wreath

    Create a dessert centrepiece without spending hours in the kitchen. This sweet grazing wreath is great fun at Christmas, but is perfect for any party

  • Pastrami-cured salmon

    Pastrami-cured salmon

    Serve this gravadlax-style salmon on Christmas morning with bagels, or for festive canapés. It’s inspired by a New York deli breakfast

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  • Christmas nachos

    Christmas nachos

    Contains pork – recipe is for non-Muslims only

    Try this clever way to use up your Christmas leftovers, including the remnants of your cheeseboard. Best enjoyed with a Boxing Day movie