The essential Christmas recipe guide
We've collected our best Christmas recipes to take the stress out of your festive season. From home-baked gift ideas to the perfect Christmas dinner, this is all you need in the kitchen this season
And to drink...
Don't waste a euro on poor wine with John Wilson's Christmas choices
Making your own Christmas drinks
Christmas wine guide: what to drink with your festive feast
Wine: planning ahead for the big day
When it comes to wine there are a few general guidelines I find useful; first, match your wines to the occasion. Party wines for a festival atmosphere (but do try to spend at least €10 per bottle), and something a little better for a smaller affair.
Sweet moments to savour
Great gift ideas, health advice and a reality check on a turkey farm
How to prepare a simple, tasty Christmas brunch
Video: turkey producers prepare for biggest day of year
Lovely things to make and give
A little of what you fancy won’t pile on the pounds
Edible Christmas presents
Christmas in the kitchen: Neven Maguire