Christmas in the Kitchen
Raise a toast to these 80s Christmas cocktails

Raise a toast to these 80s Christmas cocktails

Christmas was simpler back in the 70s and 80s.New tech was a ZX81 or a Sega, and the height of party sophistication was a cheddar cube and

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Taste test: Which supermarket makes the best Christmas pudding?

Taste test: Which supermarket makes the best Christmas pudding?

We set out to test the best Christmas puddings the supermarkets have to offer so you don’t have to – your waistband says ‘thank you’.From ultra

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Taste test: Which supermarket mince pies are the best?

Taste test: Which supermarket mince pies are the best?

Working for a newspaper isn’t all court reports and clickbait – sometimes we get our hands dirty too.In our role as consumer champions we got

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Recipe: Skinny Yule Log

Recipe: Skinny Yule Log

Perfect for health conscious sweet tooths, this lighter version of the traditional Christmas Yuletide Log is a scrumptious alternative to the

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The strangest festive foods on sale in British shops this Christmas

The strangest festive foods on sale in British shops this Christmas

This year’s range of limited edition takes on traditional festive foods includes Prosecco-flavoured crisps and the now-traditional Christmas

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Carp, BBQ & KFC- festive dinner traditions from around the globe

Carp, BBQ & KFC- festive dinner traditions from around the globe

On Christmas Day, Brits sit down to enjoy a traditional dinner that includes a roast turkey with all the trimmings. Faces are then stuffed

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Marco Pierre White’s guide to the perfect Christmas Turkey

Marco Pierre White’s guide to the perfect Christmas Turkey

As all chefs know, cooking Christmas dinner isn’t for the fainthearted. Expectations are high, drink is flowing and it’s normally

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Duck Christmas tradition with a different bird as your centrepiece

Duck Christmas tradition with a different bird as your centrepiece

Duck is a great festive alternative to turkey… and has fewer calories and fat than chickenDuck is a fantastic dish and a great festive alternative

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Try this seasonal recipe: Shredded sprout salad three ways by Gizzi Erskine

Try this seasonal recipe: Shredded sprout salad three ways by Gizzi Erskine

Brussels sprouts often get a bad name, but Gizzi Erskine, author of Season’s Eatings, is determined to put the quintessential Christmas

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Make a gingerbread tree

Make a gingerbread tree

A gorgeous gingerbread centre piece for you to make. Simple yet impressive!This biscuit tree is so simple yet it looks so impressive. A little

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A guide for beginners on buying and enjoying whisky this Christmas

Purchasing the perfect Christmas present for the whisky fan in your life may seem like a daunting task.Some people may feel that they may not

Here's what to do if someone gives you a rubbish Christmas present

No matter your age, there is nothing like unwrapping presents on Christmas morning. But picture the scene: instead of unwrapping the gift to

Sukhinder Singh of The Whisky Exchange recommends five whiskies to accompany your Christmas

Sukhinder Singh. Picture: The Whisky ExchangeSukhinder Singh of The Whisky Exchange presents his top five bottles of whisky that won’t

The festive food and drink pop-up taking over an Edinburgh graveyard

Taking over the old watchtower in St Cuthbert's Graveyard on Lothian Road, this new Edinburgh pop-up promises Christmas street food, warming