Potato stuffing Christmas wreath

Potato stuffing Christmas wreath
Season
Christmas
Skill level
Keen cook
Preparation Time
15 minutes
Cooking Time
40 minutes
Serves
Serves Serves 6

The perfect centrepiece for every Christmas dinner table and festive spread, this vegan wreath is a guaranteed showstopper.

This recipe was created for us by Lucy Parker @lucy_and_lentils

Ingredients

  • 1 tbsp olive oil
  • 1 red onion
  • 5 cloves garlic
  • 400g white potatoes
  • 100g mixed chopped nuts, we used pistachios and walnuts
  • 3 sprigs each of fresh rosemary and thyme
  • Large pinch of salt & pepper
  • 1 tbsp tomato puree
  • 80ml water
  • 1 tsp rosemary
  • 1 tsp thyme
  • 1 tsp sage
  • 2 tbsp cranberry sauce

Method

  1. 1Start by preheating the oven to 200ÂșC, drizzle olive oil onto a large baking tray, place in the middle of the oven to heat up.
  2. 2Quarter the potatoes, then add to the pan with the hot oil, sprinkle in salt with a few sprigs of fresh rosemary then bake for around 25 minutes.
  3. 3Prepare the filling by dicing the onion, add to frying pan with a drizzle of olive oil for around 4 minutes.
  4. 4Finely chop the garlic cloves then add to the pan with the onion, toss in the dried rosemary, sage and thyme, mixed chopped nuts and fry for around 6-7 minutes.
  5. 5Add the tomato puree with a dash of water and mix until combined and set aside.
  6. 6Once the potatoes have roasted, add to the pan then roughly mash together before adding to a greased baking sheet, mould to the shape of a wreath and bake for a further 20 minutes.
  7. 7Take out once crispy, then drizzle a little cranberry sauce over the top and a few sprigs of thyme leaves