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Ideas

Browse our ideas to find a wide range of fun things to do.

Sun-dappled mince pies on a red spotty tablecloth

Recipes

Eden Project mince pies

This easy mince pie recipe comes from the Eden Project's very own Head Chef, Mike Greer.

Stuffing, cranberry and brie wreath

Recipes

Christmas stuffing, brie & cranberry wreath

This edible Christmas wreath recipe is a great, low cost party sharer for your Big Lunch (and is surprisingly easy…

Chocolate orange popcorn in muffin cases in tray, with one empty muffin case

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Chocolate Orange Popcorn Bites by Joe Wicks

Beware – these bites are so incredibly moreish, you’ll probably end up eating the whole batch in one sitting!

Onion and Bacon Tart by Raymond Blanc

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Onion and Bacon Tart by Raymond Blanc

Huge thanks to Raymond Blanc for sharing this delectable Onion and Bacon Tart recipe.

Jam Jar Prawn Cocktails

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Jam Jar Prawn Cocktails by Jamie Oliver

Many thanks to Jamie Oliver for sharing this beautiful jam jar prawn cocktail recipe. Cocktail Sauce, Avo, Tomatoes & Crispy…

Jelly in a jar by Nadia Sawalha

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Jelly in a jar by Nadia Sawalha

Thank you to Nadia Sawalha for this jazzy Jelly in a Jar recipe that looks too good to eat!

Coronation Chicken by Heston Blumenthal

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Coronation Chicken by Heston Blumenthal

This is a reworking of Coronation Chicken that Heston created for the Diamond Jubilee in 2012. It was served at…

Crown Biscuits by Nadia Sawalha

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Crown Biscuits by Nadia Sawalha

A simple crown biscuit recipe, ideal for a royal celebration!

Alice Fevronia's Roasted Vegetable, Pesto and Feta Tarts

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Alice Fevronia’s roasted vegetable, pesto and feta tarts

These mini tarts are the perfect crowd-pleaser and can be made with shop-bought puff pastry.

Red, White and Blue Sherry Trifle by Nadia Sawalha

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Red, White and Blue Sherry Trifle by Nadia Sawalha

Thank you to Nadia Sawalha for this patriotic Union Jack trifle!

Mini sausage loaves by Nadia Sawalha

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Mini sausage loaves by Nadia Sawalha

Thank you to Nadia Sawalha for these scrumptious sausage rolls!

Ice Cream Sandwiches by Tilly Ramsay

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Ice Cream Sandwiches by Tilly Ramsay

These gorgeous homemade ice cream sandwiches have been kindly shared by Matilda Ramsay.