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Christmas Morning Recipes--Huge list of real food recipes to make on Christmas morning
Nigel Slater's Christmas side dish recipes - red cabbage and apple sauce
Hugh F-W mince pies, christmas pudding, christmas cake.
The 10 best quick and easy Christmas recipes. Christmas cooking needn't be high maintenance – you can put together Finnish festive jam tarts or a show-stopping salmon in less than an hour
Just as tasty: A luxury vegan festive addition: crispy mushroom bites, gift-wrapped with leek ribbons
Spiced mutton stew with apricots recipe from Chef Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall.
Beef and Stilton pie with herb Stilton shortbread crust Nigel Slater
Readers' recipe swap: Felicity Cloake taste-tests our readers' ideas for clawing back a few festive calories – including Thai salad and frozen yoghurt
Middle Eastern flavours of pomegranate molasses and orange zest bring a new dimension to traditional cranberry sauce, with a thick and chunky texture
You can't beat this recipe for mince pies topped with frangipane
Back to Basics: Pick a few favourite elements and focus on getting them right