Festive Season Recipes

Food24's latest recipes for the upcoming festive season. Delicious party dishes and wonderful traditional recipes and more to choose from.
This traditional Christmas drink is one that you'll love. ...read more
Carving a roast chicken or turkey
Learn how to carve your turkey with these easy steps ...read more
August dawn cocktail
Fresh passion fruit is pressed with sweet vanilla, a dash of light citrus and fresh pineapple and shaken with vodka. ...read more
Christmas ice cream with salted caramel and mince pies
A great way to end off Christmas lunch. ...read more
Cherry bomb eton mess
Try something a little less traditional this Christmas ...read more
Rainbow trout terrine
An elegant starter that is light and refreshing. ...read more
Crunchy mocha nutty cream
Sweet seduction in a dessert - oh yes. ...read more
Sparkling glitter jelly
A fantastical drink for a beautiful party. ...read more
Festive phyllo crackers with spicy plum and almond
A stunning festive dish to wow your friends and family. ...read more
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Beautiful food, from salmon to pavlovas. ...read more
Gourmet boerewors roll
A boerie with a fantastic twist! ...read more
Chicken with stuffing
Try out one of these delectable stuffing varieties. ...read more
Strawberry carpaccio salad
A fabulously fresh and festive meal. ...read more
Summer berry tiramisu
A summery fruit-filled twist on this favourite dessert. ...read more
Sparkling wine cocktail
A lovely drink to serve your guests on arrival. ...read more
Christmas gammon glazed with brandy and coke
A fantastic South African-style ham. ...read more
Deboned neck of lamb with garlic and herbs
If you have some extra time, then this recipe will help you use it. ...read more
Classic parma ham with melon
Nothing beats the simplicity of this retro dish. ...read more
Christmas tart
Feed the family a truly gorgeous feast with this amazing recipe. ...read more
Granadilla fizz
A fruity cocktail with sparkle. ...read more
Panforte di Siena
An Italian Christmas favourite. ...read more
Ice cream pies
Amazing ice cream pies for kids and adults alike. ...read more
Pimms and star anise stewed plums and cherries
With amaretti biscuits. Yummy! ...read more
Christmas mince pies
Have a merry Christmas while indulging in a traditional mince pie. ...read more
Festive egg nog
A rich festive drink for a traditional Christmas. ...read more

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