Some alternative ideas for a scrumptious Christmas family meal

Some alternative ideas for a scrumptious Christmas family meal
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Christmas 2022 is here this weekend and with it comes the thought of scrumptious cakes, delicious sweet delicacies, and savoury food items to relish over the festive winter season. Getting together as a family to put the recipes together is most certainly a big part of the fun, however you may be celebrating this holiday period.

So, as we get ready to enjoy some lip-smacking cuisine with our loved ones in addition to decorating the house with candles and even a Christmas tree – of varying sizes, here is a bit an alternative list of mouth-watering treats for you to choose from for your Christmas dinner menu. And yes, there are vegetarian options too!

1. Black pepper chicken

The Black pepper chicken is a rich, flavourful meal that is utterly fantastic. It has a strong, pungent flavour since a lot of black pepper powder is used in its preparation. The dish's already fragrant flavours are enhanced by the addition of red wine to the cooking.


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2. Pasta Arrabbiata
Traditional ingredients for Pasta Arrabbiata include tomatoes, garlic, chiles, and olive oil. This unique cuisine is quite straightforward and can be prepared quickly. You will make this veggie dish repeatedly once you give it a try, we guarantee it.

3. Classic roasted chicken

This recipe never goes wrong, as it will always result in tender, flavourful, and ideal chicken if you're a fan of roasted chicken. Serve alongside some vegetables and your favourite dip.


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4. Christmas tree pizza
Christmas season without some Italian delicacies? A big no... isn't it? Here is a tasty, quick, and simple pizza recipe that depicts a lovely Christmas tree. Everyone will devour your beautiful Christmas tree pizza, which you can cook with just a few basic ingredients and a short amount of time. The ideal holiday ritual, especially for kids, is decorating this pesto-topped pizza like a Christmas tree. And, your choice of toppings can make this a veggie option too!

5. One-pot chicken pasta
Italian seasoning, tomato puree, cream, parsley, and diced chicken cooked in chicken broth are added after the chicken has been sauteed in olive oil. You'll be drooling after just 30 minutes to prepare this delicious one-pot chicken spaghetti. Enjoy it with some mozzarella and parmesan cheese as a garnish.

Of course, when in doubt, there is always a good old curry dish that will prove to be a crowd pleaser.


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