If you’re thinking of moving your festive feast outdoors this year or just looking for fun and easy recipes that bring Christmas cheer to your home, then we know you’re going to love these!
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Summery & Chilled Gazpacho
Love a summery, fresh, chilled gazpacho? So do we. And we’ve made this festive starter that much easier with our Pesto Princess Fresh Tomato Soup. Find the recipe here.
Roasted Nuts with Pesto or Chermoula
What makes you stop in your tracks and truly connect with the magic of the festive season? This recipe for roasted nuts with pesto or chermoula makes for a fun festive activity and a perfect homemade gift. Here is the recipe.
Festive Seafood Curry
This year I’ll be keeping things super simple: staying away from screens, reading those books bought ages ago and not yet started, and plenty of relaxed cooking. This summery (and easy) dish will definitely be on the festive menu.
Puff Pastry Christmas Tree
Don’t wait to make this puff pastry Christmas tree! Yes, it makes for the perfect festive starter, but it also makes for a fun project that the kids can get stuck into, too! Here is the recipe.
Next Level Potjie Potatoes
We’re gifting you a secret family recipe for the most perfect, golden, crispy potatoes ever… cooked in a potjie! If you’re feeling generous, screenshot this recipe and WhatsApp it immediately to your family group 🙂 They’re that good. And you won’t be sorry you cooked so many. Find the recipe here.
‘Traditional’ Christmas Recipes
And if you’re after a more traditional Christmas feast, we have thumbed through the Royal Recipe books for the absolute best ideas to share with you so that you can tailor-make your Christmas Feast to suit everyone around the table. From the classic roast turkey to a vegetarian pie, here are all of our Christmas recipes.
Photography, Recipes and Styling by Michelle Parkin.