Bonfire Night

Perfect tipples and treats to see you through Bonfire Night

Spending the night around a roaring fire this Bonfire Night? Warm your hands on mulled cider, bloody Mary soup or a bonfire baked potato, with our wealth of scrumptious recipes and ideas.

Five boozy hot chocolates your granny wouldn’t make

These indulgent flask-fillers make for a thoroughly warming tipple to take along to the fireworks

10 super-melty sweet and savoury s’mores

From banoffee to pizza, a stack of American s'mores are best enjoyed around an open fire

How to make toffee apples

Make your own homemade crunchy toffee apples with our easy-to-follow video

How to make the ultimate baked potato

Try our top tips for the perfect jacket, then fill with our tasty topping ideas

Top Tip

If you haven't far to go before the show, you can cook up a storm and hand out hot favourites on the way out the door. Hot dogs are a classic favourite and sealing them inside big flour tortillas will help keep in the heat for a little longer.

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As well as helping you decide what to cook we can also help you to cook it. From tips on cookery techniques to facts and information about health and nutrition, we’ve a wealth of foodie know how for you to explore.

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