How long will the Christmas meal take to prep?

To save you time on the day, we’ve split the cooking prep into ‘the night before’ and ‘the day of’. Our step-by-step recipe cards will be your saving grace, walking you through every element of the Christmas feast with tricks and tips along the way.

Total cooking times are, for 4-6 people 2.5 hours the night before and 4 hours on the day. For 8-10 people you will need 3 hours the night before and 5 hours 50 mins on the day. The recipe cards will be available closer to Christmas for you to get prepared. 

Frequently asked questions

What is a flexible subscription?
We’re passionate about making it easier for you to cook delicious, nutritious meals (using fresh ingredients) from scratch, on a regular basis – it’s better for you, your family, and even the plane...

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What are HelloFresh doing to reduce plastic?
This year we’ve been working on plastic packaging from two separate angles. The first is by reducing the overall amount of plastic. For example, in the UK we are replacing larger plastic trays for ...

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Will you remind me when I'm getting a box?
We certainly will! Every Sunday, we send a menu reminder email to all customers who are receiving a box the following week. We would recommend keeping this notification on - we would hate to send y...

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Updating my delivery address
Desktop iOS Android Need to change your delivery address? Easy! Just follow these steps: Click here and log in. This link will take you directly to the delivery address area of your account se...

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How do I select my meals?
Desktop iOS Android   Click here and log in. This link will take you directly to your menu where you can select your recipes up to 4 weeks in advance. You can also select from our preferences ...

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I forgot to cancel my box - what do I do?
Whoops! Our deadline (Wednesday 23:59 the week prior to your delivery) is the way to make HelloFresh responsible and ethical from a food waste and sourcing perspective. We hope that a friend, neigh...

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Can I skip a delivery if I don’t want it?
Desktop iOS Android Some of our customers don't like to receive boxes every week. The beauty of our self-managed subscription is, you don't have to. You can skip deliveries up to 8 weeks at a ...

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Can I change my first order?
Your first order is created and you will be charged as soon as the order is placed. To cancel or amend your first order you will need to contact Customer Care. Any changes to your plan or schedule ...

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Has my voucher applied?
Firstly, don't forget to read the Ts&Cs for the specific voucher you are using. When you are applying your voucher, you'll see a green notification bar at the top of the page. If this notification ...

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