Christmas time, it’s the most wonderful time of the year. With a decorated tree adorning the centre of your home, filling the room with the fresh scent of pine, contagious excitement growing as the colourful presents slowly build up around the tree, and the familiar sounds of Michael Bublé coming out of his cave to summon to Christmas cheer alongside Mariah Carey and Sia, there’s only 1 thing left to do before Christmas day is upon us: plan the Christmas feast!
Is it really Christmas if you don’t have a full day of feasting, cocktails and desserts prepared? We think not. Christmas is the one day of the year where it’s completely acceptable to eat your heart out, wearing daggy maternity pants to allow for the extra room, and fall asleep in the pool on your new floaty with a cocktail in hand as the intense midsummer heat sweats out all the extra calories… just to make room for more feasting.
Our Christmas Cheers Recipe Collection is back this year to keep the festive feasting and jolly going right through the holiday season. These recipes will inspire the entertainer within you to put on the most unforgettable table spreads for everyone to gather around and enjoy, but with a wholesome twist. All of our recipes are made from nourishing whole foods and will complement the classic Christmas dishes you know and love. Plus our Christmas cocktails are all completely clean and are spiked with a good dose of nutrition!
For extra fun fiesta feasts around the afternoon siesta, we’ve put a Mexican twist on some of the main dishes! If you want to offer something different to the typical Christmas roast meats, or if you’re vegetarian/vegan, you and your amigos will absolutely love these dishes which do not disappoint on fun, flavour and wholesome nutrition.
Nestled between your epic Christmas lunch and dinner feasts, a grazing board is absolutely essential and is just as fun putting it together as it is digging in. Wow your family and friends this year with a memorable, wholesome spread that will be guaranteed to bring everyone around the Christmas table for good times.
What's even better than a classic apple pie on Christmas day? An apple pie morphed into a cocktail, of course! This heavenly concoction will blow your mind, it *actually* tasted like the real deal! The crumble mixture around the rim perfectly completes the cocktail and we can guarantee you will be shamelessly licking it off your glass until it's clean.
Is there anything more thirst quenching than an ice-cold mojito on a hot summer's day? We've put a fun Christmas twist on a classic summer cocktail with the addition of strawberries and pomegranate that your guests will love! It's so simple to make ahead of time, then when the temperature hits sweaty brow level, all you have to do is serve them on a platter of ice for a little heat wave reprieve in boozy pop form.
Vegan tacos mightn't be the first thing you think of for Christmas lunch, but take it from us, they sure make an impression. It's all too common when families get together that different diets and food philosophies can make the Christmas menu a little tricky. Enter pulled jackfruit tacos! They taste and have the texture of pulled pork, but are completely vegan.
What's great about this meal is that you don't have to slave away for hours in the hot kitchen, or get up before the sun to put the roast on. These delicious tacos, paired with our dirty corn recipe is just about the best thing you'll eat this Christmas.
A Christmas fiesta is never complete without dirty corn! The perfect entrada to your Mexican feast, dirty corn is an easy, fun and delicious way to feed many hungry amigos. What really makes our recipe special is the cashew cream cheese as the base for all the other ingredients. Trust us on this one.
The rich aroma of spice and citrus waltz around your kitchen filling your home with the quintessential smell of Christmas. For any lover of festive flavours, this boozy beverage is the perfect Christmas eve tipple to make that late night present wrapping a little more fun.
The perfect Christmas nightcap, this cocktail is the dreamiest of dessert drinks and will help you relax after a full day of festivities. The creamy coconut milk pairs perfectly with exotic coconut rum, and the dreamy vanilla & soft botanical flavours of Lunar Latte.
Not your average grazing plate crackers. Delicious with or without dip, these cracking Christmas crackers will leave you feeling satisfied with every delicious savoury bite.
These little bombs of deliciousness are exploding with flavour and so simple to put together and are the best addition to any Christmas spread.
Once Santa has finished the rounds and started his annual holiday in the southern hemisphere, this is the cocktail he'll be partaking in. Tropical coconut milk combined with our delicate velvet latte over ice makes for a refreshing drink to kick up your feet with.
As far as show stopper desserts go, this one takes the cake! It’s so light and refreshing, you’ll be able to fit in a good portion, even after all that Christmas dinner. If you ever needed an excuse to make boozy jelly for your health, here it is! Our Australian, Grass Fed Natural Gelatin is among some of the best foods to support good gut health, so if you’re going to indulge in a little tipple this festive season, why not make it of the gut-loving kind!
If you ask us, it just isn't Christmas without a spread of delicious desserts, and one of our personal faves is trifle. We've given the classic trifle a tropical update and made them smaller so there's no need to share!