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best wines to serve at Christmas

A Toast To The Best Wines For Christmas dinner

When it comes to raising your glass over the golden turkey and roast potatoes, what should be in it? Here’s our pick of the best wines for Christmas dinner.

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5 Quick And Easy Christmas Recipes To Try This Year

5 Quick And Easy Christmas Recipes To Try This Year

Discover our top 5 Christmas food ideas for some quirky twists on dishes to serve throughout the big day. From breakfast right through to evening snacks and drinks, we’ve got a varied selection of simple Christmas recipes you can try this season

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Christmas Dinner Checklist

Christmas Dinner List: How To Make Christmas Dinner Like a Pro

Christmas dinner is a big deal, there’s no point denying it. With so much going on all on one plate, it can be difficult at the best of times, let alone if you’re doing it for the very first time. Fear not – we’ve put together our top tips for making Christmas dinner – so you can avoid the whole burnt turkey and rock-hard sprouts scenario

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Christmas Sangria Recipe

Watch: How To Make This Christmas Sangria Recipe

Bringing summer’s favourite into the realm of Christmas cocktails, our winter twist on the Spanish drink makes the perfect festive cocktail. Read more now.

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How To Use Christmas Leftovers

5 Christmas leftover recipes you’ll enjoy more than Christmas dinner

5 Christmas leftover recipes you’ll enjoy more than Christmas dinner. Find a range of delicious Christmas recipes to make the most of all the food that didn’t quite make it to the dinner plate first time around.

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Christmas Prosecco Cocktail Recipe

Watch: How to Make a Christmas Prosecco Cocktail

Add some extra bubbles to your festive celebrations with this Christmas prosecco cocktail recipe. Discover how to make this Christmas drink today.

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When Whisky met Christmas

When Whisky met Christmas

The last of our festive cocktail recipes, Christmas Whisky brings together seasonal tones of ginger and cranberry, adding a Christmas spice to your favourite whisky. Simple to make, the subtle hints of cranberry from the juice and fresh berries mix with the ginger for a warming Christmas take on whisky on the rocks.

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Christmas Dinner Alternatives: How to Cook for Everyone This Christmas

For vegan, vegetarian and gluten-free Christmas dinners that cater to all dietary requirements, get a little inspiration from SPAR.

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Our Favourite Winter Warmers: 11 Winter Meal Ideas

Looking for some warming winter recipes and meal ideas to cosy up with? Check out these yummy winter meals and get cooking with SPAR.

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5 Hot Toddy Recipes You Have To Try

5 Hot Toddy Recipes You Have To Try

The perfect winter warmer, Hot Toddy is one of the most soothing, aromatic Bonfire Night cocktail recipes you can make – perfect for cold nights outdoors with friends and family. Easily made and with minimal ingredients, you can whip up individual glasses for anyone looking for deep winter flavours and an accompanying hit of whisky for warmth. But how do you make a hot toddy?

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5 Christmas Baking Ideas You Need To Try

Let festive bakes take centre stage and do battle with the turkey as you unleash your inner Mary Berry to make a lasting impression this year.

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Party Food With a Difference: How To Prep Posh Party Food

Hosting a rather posh get together? Show your friends you can cook some posh nosh with these awesome recipe ideas. Get some inspo and get cooking!

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5 Traditional Christmas Breakfast Recipes You Need To Try

Try out our delicious Christmas breakfast recipes and start the holiday off right – just one more reason to wake up on the 25th! Read our recipes now.

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You Won’t BeliEVE How Excited They Get: 5 Christmas Eve Ideas For Kids

Build up their excitement with these Christmas Eve ideas including fun things to do before they’re tucked in, and ways to delight and surprise as they wake.

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