With the most wonderful time of the year fast approaching, many of us will soon be looking for delicious, festive recipes to serve up to our nearest and dearest this Christmas. With UK food prices soaring as the cost-of-living crisis bites, many of us will be looking for cost-effective alternatives for our festive favourites.
But fear not! Here at Yes Peas!, we have a range of mouthwatering festive recipes that won’t break the bank for you to try out this Christmas. The locked-in freshness of frozen peas, bursting with nutrients and taste, are the ultimate addition to your Christmas supper. So why not cook up a storm with the following recipes which all include the humble British pea?
Roast Chicken, Sweet Potato and Orange with a Pea and Avocado Salsa
If you’re not a fan of traditional turkey or standard festive sides, why not try Roast Chicken instead? This delicious recipe which serves 4-6 is a great alternative to your classic Christmas dinner, packed with vibrant veggies. You can find the full recipe HERE.
Peas, Shrimp and Asian Vegetable Rice Paper Rolls
Prawn Cocktail, move aside! Why not opt for our mouth-watering Peas, Shrimp and Asian Vegetable Paper Rolls, packed with bright and fresh flavours – the ultimate party food! Paired perfectly with a peanut dipping sauce, this starter will have the table talking in no time.
Peas in Blankets
Christmas dinner wouldn’t be the same without pigs in blankets, but if you’re struggling to get hold of pigs in blankets this year, why not make our delicious alternative – Peas in Blankets! This tasty recipe uses frozen peas, paired with onion, fresh cherry tomatoes, onion, mint and breadcrumbs.
We hope these recipes have given you some inspiration in creating alternative delicious festive meals. If you do create any of these dishes, be sure to tag us on social. Wishing you all a Hap-pea Christmas!