Salted caramel chocolate torte Indulge guests at your next party with this impressive dessert. A touch of salt really sets off the caramel and dark chocolate
This crowd-pleasing dessert is made ahead, so all you have to do on the night is take it out of the fridge and bask in the glory, from BBC Good Food.
An impressive rustic pâté terrine starter from Gordon Ramsay, that's surprisingly simple to put together. Make it a few days ahead to allow the flavours to develop.
Cured slow-cooked pork is a great foundation for a coarse pâté style starter and can be made in advance & this ham hock & mustard terrine is a delicious example.
Blitz-&-bake sticky toffee Christmas pud recipe - Recipes - BBC Good Food // May have to try this one!
Chocolate & chestnut truffle torte This glamorous dessert makes the perfect festive centrepiece for a posh Christmas party
Hazelnut and Baileys Meringue Cake - A fantastic combination of sweet nutty meringue, fresh cream and tart raspberries.
Stem ginger & treacle tart - James Martin gives the traditional treacle tart a Christmassy twist
Chocoholic’s Christmas pudding (Recipe in comments)
Gravadlax - Cure your own salmon, Scandinavian-style, with dill, juniper, and lemon and serve with a mustard sauce
Keep everyone happy with this sticky toffee-like steamed basin pudding packed with dried fruit
Iced chestnut ripple cheesecake via BBC Good Food
Potted ham - Christmas starter or gift?
Don& be put off by making a terrine - they& really easy once you know how. Equipment and preparation: You’ll need a litre& pint lidded terrine mould
This Christmas dessert, based on the French classic, can be made several weeks ahead, saving you from the traditional stress of the season, from BBC Good Food magazine.
Hot little Christmas cakes Forgotten to make your Christmas pud? These speedy cakes are the perfect alternative