Food

Rick Stein's Mexican prawn cocktail with tomato, avocado and chipotle cóctel de camarón

Returning from his tour of Mexico with a little surprise for Holly and Phillip, Rick is in the kitchen to share his recipe for the perfect Christmas starter - prawn cocktail (with a bit of zing)!

Phil's Christmas pudding with brandy custard sauce

Phil’s back in the kitchen with his cheat's guide to the perfect Christmas pudding - leaving you time to wrap the presents and deck your halls all before your guests arrive at the front door.

Juliet Sear's magical reindeer cake

It’s time for the unicorn to make way for our more festive friend.

Juliet Sear’s been busy in the kitchen giving her signature cake a makeover by transforming it into Rudolph.

So if you want to add some festive fun to your Christmas table, don’t miss Juliet’s guide to making the most magical Christmas cake around!

Phil Vickery's sausage and bean casserole with mustard mash

If you’re snowed in or just in need of some warming comfort food in the freezing cold weather, Phil Vickery’s here with an easy one-pot meal - sausage and bean casserole with mustard mash.

And with luck, you won’t even need to brave the cold for a trip to the supermarket, because the ingredients are all store cupboard staples or things you hopefully already have in the fridge.

Tuck into Phil's festive feast

Phil Vickery whips up a roast sirloin of beef with all the trimmings alongside his perfect Yorkshire puddings. And speaking of puddings, Phil shows chocoholic Dawn French how to create a deliciously naughty ‘melt in the middle’ Chocolate fondant.

Phil's festive salmon rosti

Phil travels to one of Europe’s most spectacular locations, the Jungfraujoch viewing platform in Austria. While there he cooks up a festive dish, perfect for your Christmas starter.

Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall's vegetarian Christmas

Once you've carved that turkey and helped yourself to the ham, the vegetables can seem a bit of an after-thought at Christmas, but Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall is on a one-man mission to make them more than just a bit on the side. Here are his vegetarian - and vegan - festive dishes for Christmas...