Roast turkey with the trimmings - how to defrost a turkey

Whatever you do, please don’t defrost your turkey by letting it sit on the kitchen counter – that’s a sure-fire way to increase the risk of getting food poisoning! Defrosting your turkey at the bottom of the fridge is the safest and easiest method. HOW TO DEFROST YOUR TURKEY IN THE FRIDGE Always defrost your […]

Christmas baking recipes - cocolate gold coins

It’s the most delicious time of the year! And one of the best bits has to be all the festive baking. Perfect for entertaining the kids during the school holidays, wrapping up for an easy edible gift idea, or showing off your homemade Christmas party nibbles, our Christmas baking recipes have you covered whatever you’re […]

A turkey crown with stuffing and Brussels sprouts on the side

For lots of us, Christmas dinner is all about the turkey. And while an epic golden roast turkey is a majestic centrepiece, a whole bird can leave you with a tonne of leftovers, depending on how many people you have to feed.  Need help working out what size turkey you should buy? Check out our […]

Gin cocktail recipe served in a short glass

Whether you’re celebrating getting to Friday with the ultimate G&T, looking to impress your dinner party guests with a classic aperitif, or fancy a warming festive tipple by the fire, we have a quick and easy gin cocktail recipe for every occasion.  Keep things traditional with a classic gin martini or a boozy negroni, or […]

A seasonal November recipe: Bowl of parsnip soup with coriander and parsnip crisps on top

November is a month for getting ahead, and whether you’re baking a festive pudding or making a start on those edible gifts, a day or two in the kitchen now will save you a load of time (and stress!) come December.