If you know you are going to be pushed on Christmas Day, then it is possible to half-roast the potatoes the day before (see Preparing Ahead, below). On Christmas Day the potatoes just need to be re-roasted in a hot oven for about 20 minutes.
amazing yorkies - same measurements, add eggs to measuring jug and check where it measures to. Add flour & milk to the same line. Add a pinch of salt.Whisk for 2min, put in fridge, don't rewhisk. In oven at 220 for about 10min. Use lard in Yorkshire pudding tins to reach high temperature.
Truly Crunchy Roast #Potatoes - this has a really thick, crunchy crust! Par boil, rough up the surface, dust with semolina then bake in a very hot oven in preheated oil. Based on a Nigella recipe. | Visitidaho.org
humble chicken stew & dumplings | Jamie Oliver - needs more stock before putting in the oven. I put in a litre but by the time it came out of the 30 mins on the oven it had dried out and there was no gravy. It was still tasty though.