Recipe Collection: Traditional Indian Christmas lunch

Spice up Christmas with a little festive twist. Celebrate the festive season with these generations-old family recipes for a traditional Indian Christmas lunch in an Indian Christian home. The collection includes Pork Sorpotel (a dish with Portuguese and Goan origins, cooked with lots of Kashmiri red chillies and vinegar); Christmas Rice (with nuts, raisins and plenty of Christmassy spices and flavours); Karanji (jaggery and fresh coconut, nuts and raisins with a hint of cardamom encased in a handmade pastry pocket); Brussels Sprout Curry (yes, Brussels Sprout, and it’s delicious!); and a flavour-packed Lamb Curry that’s oh so heartwarming and satisfying.