Amazing Christmas spreads you’ll want to jump into

Our favourite thing about Christmas (apart from decorating the tree!) it's got to be the festive food. Take a look at these delicious spreads you'll be begging to try.

Undo the top button on your jeans and get ready to indulge in these festive food ideas. Whether it’s seafood platters, the traditional Christmas dinner or yummy party food, we’ve got some mouthwateringly good Christmas food ideas just for you.

Seafood platter
For an easy starter idea for Christmas day, make a seafood platter for the centre of the table so guests can help themselves. Pile up smoked salmon, crayfish, succulent poached salmon and giant king prawns on a large serving dish. Garnish with lemon, dill and Marie Rose sauce and serve with some fresh crusty bread.

Turkey centrepiece
Make a centrepiece of the Christmas turkey! Pop in the centre of the dining table with all trimmings and use fresh herbs like rosemary and sage for a finishing touch.

Love the leftovers!
Got tons of meat leftover from Christmas dinner? Rustle up a buffet spread to pick at on Boxing Day, ideal if you’re expecting any visitors. Cook up a fragrant turkey curry. Yum!

Party food
Create a sophisticated party vibe over the festive period by making canapes for your guests (or if you’re short on time check out the supermarkets for a fab range of Christmas party food). Just make sure you’ve got plenty of fizz to wash it down with!

Sweet sensation
If you’re anything like us you’re not satisfied with just one pud! Dish up bite-size desserts for your guests so they can try them all. Melt down chocolate for fondue and serve with doughnuts, biscuits and marshamallows for a real yummy treat.

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