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Find all the answers to your turkey dilemmas this Christmas in this ultimate collection of turkey recipes, including ideas for making the most of all those wonderful leftovers.
Make your own Christmas gifts
It's lovely to give home-made gifts at Christmas. Find all the inspiration you need here. Some of these recipes, such as candy canes and snowball cookies, are great to make with children.
Here is the Christmas guide to help you from chaos to calm. Simple steps to carving a turkey, decorating the table and more.
Mince pies, Christmas pudding, chocolate yule log, snowflake cupcakes...we've got plenty of baking recipes to keep all the family busy this Christmas.
We've got some traditional Christmas pudding recipes and some gorgeous Christmas pudding alternatives too.
From nut roasts, risottos and tarts to delicious vegetarian side dishes, everyone is guaranteed satisfaction with this collection of recipes.
On the side
Christmas just wouldn't be Christmas without bread sauce and brussels sprouts. Here is our definitive collection of classic Christmas sauce and side dish recipes to help you prepare the ultimate festive feast.
Ham and gammon recipes
A glazed ham makes a wonderful Christmas centrepiece. Half a free-range gammon on the bone can serve up to 20 people. For the glaze mustard, honey and even cola work well.
These cracking roast dinners are ideal for those who fancy something a bit different on Christmas from chicken or turkey: there's game, goose, pork and beef recipes.
How-to tips and cookery advice for Christmas dinner. From how to cook a turkey to how to make mince pies, and how to avoid Christmas lunch stress.
Treat your family and guests this Christmas with these nifty canapés. Enjoy with cocktails or champagne to get everyone in the party mood.
Sprouts you will love
Sprouts don't have to be boring. We've got some exciting sprouts recipes with breadcrumbs, bacon and chestnuts to accompany your roast.
Perfect roast potatoes
Looking for the perfect roast potato? Try any of these failsafe delicious recipes as the essential accompaniment to any roast dinner.
Don't like Christmas pudding? Try these alternatives for festive dessert recipes.
Homemade table decorations
Make your own table decorations by following these simple templates in this unique design from delicious.
This light and tasty Christmas breakfast menu will satisfy family and friends until the big lunch. Some of it can be made ahead so you're not stuck in the kitchen missing the festivities.
A Boxing Day menu should be fast, light and still full of festive flavours. Choose from our buffet recipes and put on a spread for a full house, or make those Christmas dinner leftovers go further with these great recipes.
We've selected our very best cocktail recipes including hot rum punch, mulled cider and prosecco and champagne cocktails.
Looking for a special present for a food lover? Editor Karen Barnes has gathered together a collection of her favourite things, from cookery books and pottery to ingredients and baked goods
Muscovado and hazelnut meringue cake with mulled wine-spiced pears
Salted caramel and banana trifle with toffee walnuts
Boozy inside-out trifle cake
Baked sherry onions with nutty sourdough stuffing
Whole roasted cauliflower with cheddar and spring onion sauce
Mushroom and époisses pithiviers
Chocolate chestnut roulade
Sage and pancetta-stuffed roast chicken
Chicken liver and Madeira parfait
Goat’s cheese and piquillo pepper croquettes
Sausage and sage palmiers
Balsamic onion and goat’s cheese bites
Slow-roast pork belly with quince
Bitter orange and ginger gammon
Classic roast turkey
How to make sure your turkey is cooked
How to decorate a Christmas cake
How to roast poultry
Pork and prawn wonton soup
Potato, leek and Stilton soup
Pea, lettuce and tarragon soup
Spicy grilled mackerel with fennel coleslaw
Moroccan vegetables and chickpeas
Warm spinach, shallot and baby beetroot salad
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