I reckon gravy has the power to transform, or even save, a meal. What I want you to do this year is open your mind to a slightly radical idea: making it a few days, or even weeks before Christmas.
Jamie Oliver's Christmas Comfort Food
Jamie Oliver Prepare ahead gravy - ready for thanksgiving or Christmas day!
Spiced roast goose. With a rich port gravy If you fancy a change from turkey on Christmas day, try roast goose – rich and golden with crispy skin, it’s a real treat
A great option for vegetarians and meat-eaters alike, try this nut and spinach roast with wild mushroom gravy this Christmas. | Vegetarian Christmas Recipes. | Visit www.redonline.co.uk for the full recipe
Christmas dinner recipes
Making your own gravy can transform your entire meal - this Christmas get ahead with Jamie's simple but delicious chicken or turkey gravy recipe.
Traditional Bread Sauce to be served with Turkey. Making this tomorrow for Christmas day.
A great alternative at roast dinners - This tart is perfect for Christmas – make it the day before and heat through once dinner’s nearly ready. If you can’t get wild mushrooms, use more chestnut ones.
The apples are roasted alongside the pork shoulder in this roast recipe creating a sweet cider gravy.
Endless variations for some flavourful change in your butter. I "invented" my own garlic-chive-tomato-parmesan kind, it's heavenly.
Make your own Christmas Day gravy recipe from Jamie Oliver; whatever your bird of choice no Christmas dinner is complete without the perfect gravy.