It looks like it’s going to be a hot Christmas, but don’t sweat it, instead choose this cold make-ahead lunch to see you through the heatwave. With favourite flavours, and a few twists, this is a menu that is not only season-appropriate, but will let you to enjoy the day away from the kitchen.
Buy the best pre-cooked prawns you can find and turn them into one of these dishes. Simply make everything up ahead of time and put it all together at the last minute.
Fill the table with bowls of tasty Christmas salads that are easy to prepare ahead of time.
This is the only course that will require you to turn on the oven, but we promise that the prep is worth it. Christmas ham tastes just as good cold as it does hot, and is a great accompaniment to all the salads filling the table.
Cool Christmas pudding
Make this hot weather favourite well ahead of time to enjoy on the day. Not only will you be rewarded with all the same festive flavours, but it will be a refreshing end to this easy meal.