12 days of GC Christmas: Day Eleven - Festive Recipes

Recipes to use up your Boxing Day leftovers!

There’s something about Christmas leftovers that just tastes so good! Maybe you’re a turkey sandwich connoisseur or you prefer to cook a big ham to share out among the family. Perhaps cheese and crudities is more your thing? Whatever you prefer for your boxing day – why not consider some of our top picked boxing day recipes. All recipes can be found on BBC Good Food! 

1)   Turkey Bubble and Squeak

Bubble and Squeak – an acquired taste but one loved by a number of people. Using any leftover veg and potatoes and adding a bit of turkey will keep that Christmas feeling without leaving you too full up to enjoy anything else. 

Find the recipe here: https://www.bbcgoodfood.com/recipes/turkey-bubble-squeak

2)   Turkey Curry

Yet another Christmas classic – what better way to use your leftover turkey than to make your very own curry. Whether you like it subtle or super spicy, this is sure to leave a great taste in your mouth. 

Find the recipe here: https://www.bbcgoodfood.com/recipes/turkey-potato-curry

3)   Christmas Pudding Trifle

A leftover for the sweet tooth! Christmas pudding and trifle, two of the most typically British desserts mixed together to make this fantastic pudding. This quick and easy dessert is perfect for those who find it difficult to get rid of the leftover pudding!

Find the recipe here: https://www.bbcgoodfood.com/recipes/1826685/christmas-pudding-trifle

4)   Brie, Apple and Onion Tart

Leftover cheese board? Well this will definitely help to use it all up or become a festive favourite among others. With hints of cranberry sauce as well – this tart could be eaten in the run up to Christmas to create that festive feeling or afterwards to make sure it carries on throughout the rest of the month.

Find the recipe here: https://www.bbcgoodfood.com/recipes/brie-apple-onion-tart

Whatever your preferred cuisine at Christmas, we hope you have a very Merry Christmas and have lots of fun cooking with some of our top picked recipes!