Christmas planning

Prepare your ideal Christmas menu with our festive recipes, plus top tips for getting ahead for parties and entertaining.
Top 3 ways to decorate a Christmas cake

Top 3 ways to decorate a Christmas cake

Make an impression with these showstoppers – follow our easy guide and decorate your own.
How to style the perfect Christmas table

How to style the perfect Christmas table

Read our top tips on creating a welcoming festive spread for your guests.
Best ever Christmas brunch ideas

Best ever Christmas brunch ideas

From gingerbread pancakes to luxurious salmon and beyond, choose a brunch to remember.
Top 5 Christmas crafts for kids

Top 5 Christmas crafts for kids

Entertain the little ones during the holidays with these fun and festive projects.
Last-minute Christmas dinner menu

Last-minute Christmas dinner menu

Need a quick fix? Try this speedy menu where each recipe used five ingredients or fewer.

Top Christmas desserts

Rocky road cheesecake pudding with sparklers in the top Recipe

Rocky road cheesecake pudding


(14 ratings)

White forest meringue roulade served on a plate and in slices Recipe

White forest meringue roulade


(13 ratings)

Try this ultimate make-ahead dessert for Christmas: meringue, white chocolate,...
Irish cream tiramisu served in a baking dish Recipe

Irish cream tiramisu


(23 ratings)

You can make this no-cook tiramisu ahead to save on time when hosting a party...
Layered fruit trifle in a glass bowl Recipe

Classic trifle


(18 ratings)

Christmas celebrations are not complete without a trifle and this recipe is...
Coconut custard tart topped with roasted pineapple Recipe

Coconut custard tart with roasted pineapple


(1 rating)

This custard tart has a tropical twist with sunny Caribbean flavours. Bake it...

Top 5 Christmas sides

A collection of wild mushroom Yorkshire puddings Recipe

Wild mushroom Yorkshire puddings


(0 ratings)

Apricot & hazelnut stuffing Recipe

Apricot & hazelnut stuffing


(28 ratings)

Fantasic as part of the meal - so much more than just a stuffing for the turkey
Triple pigs in blankets presented in a baking dish Recipe

Triple pigs in blankets


(2 ratings)

Pack in three times the flavour with these triple pigs in blankets. You can...
Golden goose fat potatoes & parsnips on a serving platter with baked lemons and a jug of gravy Recipe

Golden goose fat potatoes & parsnips


(1 rating)

Roast your potatoes and parsnips in goose fat this Christmas for the ultimate...
Streaky stuffing parcels Recipe

Streaky stuffing parcels


(1 rating)

Sage and onion stuffing balls wrapped in bacon makes a great alternative to...
Start by printing out your recipes and working out what you can prepare before Christmas Day. The final push should be all about cooking or reheating, not peeling and chopping.
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