Your Xmas is saved: lots of recipe inspiration!

Xmas is only a few days away, and if you’re still stuck for ideas, do not worry I’ve got it covered. Be it party nibbles, festive drinks or the main star of the show – there’s a recipe for everyone here. More recipes here.

To begin:

Festive Marmelade Fizz – the most festive cocktail I can think of!

Bacon-wrapped dates with blue cheese – cheeky little appetizers


As a starter:

Beetroot-cured salmon – a vibrant coloured salmon starter


For mains:

Stuffed capon – a great alternative to a traditional turkey

Turkey Wellington – wrap the turkey in cranberry-specked puff pastry for individual main courses


As sides:

Goose-fat roast potatoes – a classic British accompaniment

Stir-fried Brussels Sprouts – even sprout haters love this side

Sweet potato mash – a vibrant alternative to regular mash


For dessert:

Xmas pudding trifle – A modern twist on a British classic

Mulled Wine Jelly – Wobbly xmas fun

Chestnut Meringue Roulade – an impressive festive dessert

December 19, 2013