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Turkey recipes

Our pick of the best recipes for your turkey with all the trimmings

Make it yourself – easy gravy

A rich gravy elevates the plate, so make sure you have lots to go round

Serves 6 | Prepare 5 minutes
Cook 12 minutes

Dissolve one Chicken Stock Cube in 500ml boiling water. Heat a knob of butter or 1 tbsp olive oil in a saucepan, then stir in 1 tbsp flour. Cook for 2-3 minutes, stirring continuously, then gradually stir in the hot chicken stock, 3 tbsp port or red wine (optional) and any juices from the resting turkey.

Add 8 fresh Cooks’ Ingredients Sage Leaves, then bring to the boil, stirring until smooth and thickened. Simmer for 5 minutes, then stir in 1 tbsp redcurrant jelly or cranberry sauce until dissolved. Season to taste, then strain into a warm jug.

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Sides to steal the show

It wouldn't be Christmas dinner without all the trimmings. From classic cranberry sauce to perfect crispy potatoes and all the stuffing in between, be inspired by our most-loved recipes

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Don't waste it – transform it

Find tips and ideas for using up any turkey leftovers, plus ways to transform leftover cheese, nuts and puddings into creative dishes

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