Lovingly-made gifts from the kitchen will make Christmas that little bit more special. The Bite team shares what they'll be making this year, and Peter Gordon has plenty of yummy ideas too. Need more? You'll find loads in our edible gifts for Christmas collection.
Too busy to think about what to cook? Here are quick meals to ease the stress of dinners during the busy festive season.
Hot right now: Strawberries
Strawberries are the taste of summer and, as well as munching them as often as possible, we're baking, stewing and cooking with them. Read up on how to buy and store strawberries, plus more ways to cook with them in our strawberry collection. Pictured above: Strawberry almond tart
The meaty Christmas mince
Add a little spice to your festive gatherings; Warren Elwin has four flavourful ways with mince using traditional Christmas, Italian, Chinese and Thai spice mixes. Pictured above: Stuffing rolls