Christmas breakfasts

Christmas morning is the most exciting time of the year, so it's only right
to treat your first meal of Christmas with as much enthusiasm. Here you'll find ideas for breakfast with all the trimmings, brunch-style offerings and something a little lighter if you're holding out for Christmas dinner!

Pancakes

Such a treat of a breakfast, and ideal for Christmas morning.
Choose from savoury, sweet or pancakes stacked high!

Scotch cakes with hot-smoked salmon, crispy sprouts, avocado and egg
Scotch cakes with hot-smoked salmon, crispy sprouts, avocado and egg

Scotch cakes with hot-smoked salmon, crispy sprouts, avocado and egg >

Cooked breakfast

A classic cooked breakfast is enjoyed in many kitchens on a festive morning. Stick to the traditional menu, or include something extra special, like pancetta, chestnuts or kippers.

Eggs

This breakfast stalwart shouldn't be overlooked on Christmas Day. Enjoy eggs scrambled,
poached, fried, boiled... But whatever you choose, don't forget the bucks fizz!

Muffins and muesli

For something a little different – or a little lighter in advance of an indulgent day – these yummy
muffin and muesli recipes will keep you going long after the last present has been opened