Christmas kitchen

All the Christmas recipes you need, from mince pies to turkey & sprouts, plus plenty of help with how to cook them...

Find all the Christmas recipes and inspiration you'll ever need. From easy mince pies and the best roast turkey, to drinks, edible gifts and make-ahead bakes.

Christmas gift guide 2016

Browse our top buys for food lovers, from edible gifts and homeware to novelty stocking fillers.

Our Christmas planning section

Timeplans, portion advice, freezable recipes and practical tips for storage.

How to make your own decorations

Give your house an extra-cosy festive feel with homemade decorations made from scratch.

Christmas gift inspiration

Homemade presents and shop-bought wonders to help you through gifting season.

Top Tip

Mashed, gratinated or roast potatoes can be made four months in advance. Freeze mash in tubs, gratins in freeze-proof baking dishes and open-freeze roast potatoes on a tray until frozen solid, then tip into food bags.