Non-Holiday Foods for When You’re Over Feasting
Are you tired of the same old holiday fare?
do you eat on Christmas Day?"—this is probably one of the by frequently
asked questions during Christmastime. While some people swear on the
traditional roast with red cabbage and dumplings, others vary their choice of
dishes between festive carp, opulent cheese fondue, and the down-to-earth
potato salad with sausages.
is not unusual that after eating goose leg with kale for 3 days in a row or
nibbling Christmas cookies all day every day, a strong desire to eat something
non-holiday-related suddenly appears.
are looking for alternative and light dishes for Christmas, we’ve got the right
ones for you. These 6 recipes provide a fresh, yet elegant alternative to the
traditional Christmas dishes.
says that there has to be potato dumplings for Christmas Dinner? These
dumplings with spinach, garlic, and nutmeg, provide a great twist on the
traditional side. Thanks to the combination of crispy radicchio and fresh yogurt
dressing, this dish turns out to be not too heavy.
aromatic beetroot salad with roasted pine nuts, creamy goat cheese, and fresh
lemon vinaigrette is the perfect starter for your Christmas menu. In fact, it
is also ideal as a light lunch or dinner, if there already is a heavy meal on
your plan the same day.
with a pastry crust—a simple dish you can never go wrong with! It's prepared in
less than 30 minutes and just so incredibly delicious! The grape chutney
provides a fruity and fresh note to this hearty recipe.
This one is not only a treat for the eyes—thanks
to the sophisticated composition of baked sweet potato, a creamy topping, and
juicy red beet—wow-factor is guaranteed. The truffle oil adds a noble touch to
the topping and turns the dish into a small delicacy.
simple and yet so ingenious. The golden brown baked fish gratin with salmon, with
cheese and an irresistible creamy sauce, will definitely score! If you like
fish, you will love this gratin!
this calorie-intense time of the year, a healthy alternative to the usual
chocolate dessert comes along just at the right moment! Thanks to avocado and
banana, the pudding is creamy and aromatic. But that's not all: The chocolate
pudding is ready to snack in 20 min. and can also be prepared as delicious ice
cream—all you have to do is to freeze the pre-cut banana and then add it to a
blender, together with the remaining ingredients.
your favorite non-holiday recipe? Share it in the comments for all to enjoy!
Published on December 23, 2017