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Even though Christmas is just one day, the run-up to the festive finale lasts for weeks. Then, just when you think you can breathe a sigh of relief (the turkey’s finally finished – phew!), along comes New Year’s Eve and the party starts again!


Mini Jackets (Makes 24) Mini jackets
½ Syn on Extra Easy

12 small salad-sized potatoes
1 x150g tube Primula Light Cheese Spread
Fresh chives to decorate

Pre-heat the oven to 200°C/400°F/Gas mark 6 and bake your potatoes for 35 minutes, or until they’re soft. Allow 5-10 minutes to cool and then swirl a portion of Primula Light Cheese Spread on the top of each half and sprinkle a pinch of chopped chives to serve.

Red and yellow pepper batons (Makes 24) Red and yellow pepper batons
1 Syn on Extra Easy

2 red peppers
2 yellow peppers
2 x150g tube Primula Light Cheese Spread
Cracked black pepper and cress to garnish

Cut your peppers into quarters and squirt generous swirls of Primula Light Cheese Spread along the centre of the pepper batons. Arrange on a serving plate and sprinkle with a little cress and cracked black pepper.

Ham wheels (Makes 12) Ham wheels
1 Syn on Extra Easy

200g sandwich ham slices
1 x 150g tube of Primula Light Cheese Spread
Fresh chives to decorate

Pipe the Primula Light Cheese Spread over the surface of the ham and roll the ham and cheese up to make a long sausage. Place into a freezer-proof container and pop into the freezer for 20 minutes to firm up. Gently chop into even-sized wheels and arrange on a serving plate and sprinkle with chives.

Smoked salmon wheels (Makes 12) Smoked salmon wheels
1 Syn Extra Easy

200g Smoked Salmon slices
1 x 150g tube of Primula Light Cheese Spread
1 small pack of fresh dill

Pipe the Primula Light Cheese Spread over the surface of the smoked salmon and roll the smoked salmon and cheese up to make a long sausage. Place into a freezer-proof container and pop into the freezer for 20 minutes to firm up. Gently chop into even-sized wheels and arrange on a serving plate and sprinkle with dill.

Cheesy cherry tomatoes (Makes approx 36) Cheesy cherry tomatoes
½ Syn Extra Easy

1 punnet of cherry tomatoes
1 x 150g tube of Primula Light Cheese Spread
Cracked black pepper to decorate

Cut off the very top part of each tomato and scoop out the seeds. Squeeze a dollop of Primula Light Cheese Spread into each tomato shell and arrange them on a serving plate and sprinkle on some cracked black pepper.

Parma ham boats (Makes 12) Parma ham boats
1 Syn Extra Easy

12 gem lettuce leaves
12 slices Parma ham (with all visible fat removed)
1 x 150g tube Primula Light Cheese Spread
Paprika to decorate

Place the gem lettuce onto a serving dish and gather the Parma ham into a fan shape and arrange on each leaf. Pipe a big swirl of Primula Light Cheese Spread at the base of the ham and sprinkle a pinch of paprika over the cheese.