Top 10 recipes to try out this Christmas

Christmas is just around the corner and like the rest of the world, Kerala too is getting ready to celebrate it. This occasion cannot be enjoyed without cakes, cookies and other sweets. Onmanorama Food gives you a list of top 10 Christmas recipes you can try out this week ahead of the festive days.

1. Christmas Eve chicken pie

The inevitable dish that is a significant part of the Christmas spread, the chicken pie is high on taste, yet easily made. Flavoured with mild herbs and pepper on creamy white sauce, the baked chicken pieces are best accompanied by flavoured bread. Read the recipe

Top 10 recipes to try out this Christmas

2. Christmas butter cookies

Christmas butter cookies have a crispy texture and this make it a timeless treat. Fill up your Christmas tray with cutout cookies in different shapes and figures. Read the recipe

Top 10 recipes to try out this Christmas

3. Easy homemade pineapple wine

The Christmas and New Year celebrations are made extra special by toasting wine to each other's health and happiness. Pineapple wine has the natural colour and sweetness of the fruit. Read the recipe

Top 10 recipes to try out this Christmas

4. Lemon coconut layered cake

Have a blast of flavours this Christmas with this zesty lemon coconut layered cake. It may be an elaborate preparation but you are sure to impress everyone who takes a bite of this beauty. Read the recipe

Top 10 recipes to try out this Christmas

5. Trifle

A true blue English dessert, the trifle is a custard and assorted fruits preparation that bowls you over one layer at a time! Read the recipe

Top 10 recipes to try out this Christmas

6. Baked crab

Crabs make seafood more appealing, but they need to be cooked perfectly. Here, we bake them with a great sauce for added flavour. Read the recipe

Top 10 recipes to try out this Christmas

7. Fruit cupcakes

This recipe brings together two ingredients that spell Christmas – rum and fruits! Most have heard of rum fruit cakes but cupcakes will stand out on your serving table. Read the recipe

Top 10 recipes to try out this Christmas

8. Spicy chicken roast

It's a fry and it's a curry, it's spicy and it's sour, and it's the one dish that could tell the guests about your mastery over multiple styles and tastes. The chicken, fried and cooked with multiple layers of sauces and spices, will go well with any Indian bread or rice variety. Read the recipe

Top 10 recipes to try out this Christmas

9. Rum and raisins cake

A perfect Christmas-time cake, rum and raisins cake is very easy to make and the ingredients envelope the atmosphere making it feel like Christmas is already here. Read the recipe

Top 10 recipes to try out this Christmas

10. Sago china grass pudding

China grass or agar agar is a favorite ingredient for pudding lovers across the world. Like gelatin, agar agar helps giving the pudding a jiggly and glossy effect. Read the recipe

Top 10 recipes to try out this Christmas