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xmas day- special breakfast?

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mamaLou13 Fri 14-Dec-12 15:42:44

I dont fancy normal porridge, toast or cereal on xmas day. Do u do anyrhing special or christmassy?

HayleBoppingAroundTheXmasTree Fri 14-Dec-12 15:45:23

What a question.

Everyone know Christmas Day breakfast is chocolate!

Hth

TheGirlOnTheLanding Fri 14-Dec-12 15:48:53

We do bagels, smoked salmon and cream cheese. Used to be accompanied by Buck's Fizz but that was pre kids and we can't quite face it now we're up at Santa o'clock. Still lovely though.

dottygamekeeper Fri 14-Dec-12 15:50:30

Smoked salmon with scrambled eggs, and bucks fizz - lovely!

NettoHoHoHoSuperstar Fri 14-Dec-12 15:52:03

Smoked salmon with scramled duck eggs, on toasted bagels.

overmydeadbody Fri 14-Dec-12 15:52:09

We do delicious cinnamon pull apart bread or pan au chocolate. Sometimes american pancakes with maple syrup and bacon.

heymammy Fri 14-Dec-12 15:53:32

Most of us are having American style pancakes with maple syrup (golden syrup in my case, yumm), make the batter the night before so no prep on Xmas morn, DP is having smoked salmon scrambled eggs and the DC will be having stocking chocolate but may pause long enough to eat a pancake!

Nivet Fri 14-Dec-12 15:56:36

I was thinking of doing Nigella's Christmas muffins this year.

FrostyScherenschnitte Fri 14-Dec-12 15:58:38

We have warmed croissants filled with nice bacon or ham and melted cheese. Very tasty, especially with brown sauce!

PoppyAmex Fri 14-Dec-12 16:08:52

Smoked salmon on blinis and/or rye bread and clementine bucks fizz.

For Boxing Day we'll have (brilliant hangover cure) Eggs Florentine with Irn Brun:

sourdough, spinach, poached egg, nutmeg, butter, hollandaise sauce and plenty of pepper.

christmaspuddingpippin Fri 14-Dec-12 16:17:20

Christmas muffins and fruit kebabs for the dc and lots of coffee for us first thing. They all like to eat the moment they wake up and so I prepare this the night before. Then after we have done presents and got dressed we have smoked salmon and eggs while the dc have chocolate.

PoppyAmex Fri 14-Dec-12 16:20:48

*Irn Bru, obviously

Taffeta Fri 14-Dec-12 16:23:40

No way am I cooking or indeed making any effort at breakfast, will be too busy with lunch the rest of the day.

I have bought an Almond Taste the Difference Panettone which I plan on toasting. May have some speshul drinks to go with.

Pourquoimoi Fri 14-Dec-12 16:24:05

Waitrose do yummy bake from frozen croissants, pain au chocolat and pain aux raisins. All delicious smile

NeverKnowinglyUnderstood Fri 14-Dec-12 16:24:38

smoked salmon / bacon croissants

lovely coffee, tea..

bigTillyMincePie Fri 14-Dec-12 17:19:17

Nivet, we do Nigellas Christmas muffins - they are yummy and dead easy!

LaCiccolina Fri 14-Dec-12 17:28:58

Smoke salmon n scramble eggs. And proper Buck's Fizz - prosecco, OJ and a shot of triple sec.

Yum!

ditavonteesed Fri 14-Dec-12 17:30:57

another vote for smoked salmon and scrambled eggs with soe sort of fizzy stuff.

ravenAK Fri 14-Dec-12 17:35:34

Bagels here - scrambled eggs for dh & dc, smoked salmon for me.

& a huge, spicy Bloody Mary. Yum.

MotherOfNations Fri 14-Dec-12 17:39:14

Hot chocolate or coffee with a good slug of Bailey's in it.

fanoftheinvisiblebigredman Fri 14-Dec-12 17:39:47

I only live a few streets from my mum but we sleep iver so we are all together in the morning along with my grandma and it is bacon butties all round!

TrillsCarolsOutOfTune Fri 14-Dec-12 17:40:26

Croissants with cheese and ham

mamaLou13 Fri 14-Dec-12 20:57:18

ooh some ovley ideas here. I might give nigella's muffins a go, not sure if dd will like them, they will get eaten though. We are vegetarian so salmon and bacon are not options in our house maybe pancakes.....

chocolateshoes Fri 14-Dec-12 20:59:26

croissants & bucks fizz

sandripples Sat 15-Dec-12 18:47:36

Blinis are good for salmon eaters and veggies - I warm the blinis up and do a mix - some cream cheese blobs and some salmon. Yum! I'm doing muffins this year though and have bought very festive muffin papers!

We're going to have a vegan with us this year...the main meal is no prob but I hadn't thought about breakfast, so will think on! Fruit salad perhaps.

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