In this dessert recipe from nose-to-tail eating don Fergus Henderson, apples get a festive twist.
Just trust Nigel Slater on this one.
All those mince pies and festive canapés are developed by supermarkets months in advance, and displayed at garish summer press events. Prepare for glitter and eggnog Wensleydale.
Commodities analytics firm Mintec reports that the price of cooking a traditional Christmas Day dinner has fallen to its cheapest since 2011. As if you needed an excuse to double up on the pigs-in-blankets.
We had "Mr. Christmas" recap the last 12 months while sampling a variety of holiday treats.
Are you not entertained?