• Turkey curry patties

    Turkey curry patties

    Use up your leftover Christmas turkey in these moreish turkey curry patties. They’re perfect for the days after the big meal, or you can freeze them for later

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  • Mincemeat banana bread

    Mincemeat banana bread

    Start Christmas Day with a delicious breakfast you can make ahead of time. Banana bread is a family favourite, and mincemeat takes it up a notch

    Easy
  • Mincemeat, marzipan & apple tarte fine

    Mincemeat, marzipan & apple tarte fine

    Serve this festive French-inspired mincemeat, marzipan and apple tarte with crème fraîche to cut through the sweetness. It’s a fabulous Christmas dessert

    Easy
  • Slow cooker fudge

    Slow cooker fudge

    Give a gift of homemade fudge to family and friends at Christmas with this recipe. It’s flavoured with milk and dark chocolate, and made in the slow cooker for ease

    Easy
  • Ultimate easy gingerbread

    Ultimate easy gingerbread

    Make some gingerbread stars to hang from your Christmas tree. This biscuit dough is extremely forgiving if overworked, so it’s perfect for baking with children

    Easy
  • White forest meringue roulade

    White forest meringue roulade

    Try this ultimate make-ahead dessert for Christmas: meringue, white chocolate, cream and cherries are combined to make a luscious centrepiece

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  • Rocky road cheesecake pudding

    Rocky road cheesecake pudding

    We've blended two tempting sweet treats – rocky road and cheesecake – to create this irresistible make-ahead dessert, perfect for festive entertaining

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  • Black Forest loaf cake

    Black Forest loaf cake

    Make this black forest cake ahead if you’re expecting lots of guests this Christmas. It can be frozen, un-iced, then defrosted when you need it and decorated on the day

    Easy
  • Triple pigs in blankets

    Triple pigs in blankets

    Contains pork – recipe is for non-Muslims only

    Pack in three times the flavour with these triple pigs in blankets. You can prepare them a day or two in advance and keep on a baking tray in the fridge

    Easy
  • Wild mushroom Yorkshire puddings

    Wild mushroom Yorkshire puddings

    Add an extra oomph to your Yorkshire puddings by flavouring the milk with wild mushrooms. These can be made ahead of time and kept in the freezer

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