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The UK’s chocolate selection boxes, ranked from worst to best
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Which chocolate selection box is actually the best? We have the answer

It’s time to put Quality Street, Roses, Celebrations, and co through their chocolatey paces.

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Kayleigh Dray
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18 delectable festive cocktail recipes to enjoy this Christmas

Easy to make, even easier to drink.

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Lauren Geall
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40 alcoholic (and non-alcoholic) festive tipples to enjoy this Christmas

From beers to cocktails, these festive beverages will look great on your bar cart.

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Francesca Brown
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Leah Sinclair
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7 alternative mince pie recipes to please every diet and taste
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7 mince pie recipes for all kinds of tastes and diets

From vegan and gluten-free to a chocolate orange take on the classic mince pie.

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Annie Simpson
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Leah Sinclair
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Enjoy a stress-free Christmas dinner with these 20 festive meal-kits 

Cooking for hours will be a thing of the past with these dinner boxes.

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21 tasty Christmas gift ideas for all the foodies in your life

From artisan spices to vegan puddings, indulge in these foodie gifts.

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Francesca Brown
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Leah Sinclair
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Quiz: find the perfect winter cocktail for you

Shaken or mulled?

In partnership with
Glenmorangie
Young woman choosing baubles at xmas festival in Hyde Park, London, UK
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9 festive markets you can visit in London now

Pull on your woolly hat, grab a mulled wine and enjoy an evening of pure Christmas magic.

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Megan Murray
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Leah Sinclair
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16 brilliant kitchen gifts to buy for the cooking enthusiasts in your life

Cool tableware, clever gadgets and kitchen icons are on the list.

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Francesca Brown
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Leah Sinclair
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Christmas baking kits from Honeywell Biscuit Co and Treehouse Bakery
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9 delectable Christmas baking kits for some fuss-free festive fun

From mince pie macarons to a fruit and almond wreath.

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Lauren Geall
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a collage of christmas hampers
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These 19 hampers will make for the perfect festive gift this Christmas

From gin to cheese, these hampers are packed full of sweet and savory treats.

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Francesca Brown
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Leah Sinclair
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Alice Porter
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18 gorgeous (and certified vegan) gift ideas for Christmas

There’s no need to miss out on any festive fun just because you’re plant-based.

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How to make sloe gin for warming winter cocktails this Christmas

Down with mulled wine! Sloe gin is the og festive tipple.

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Alice Porter
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Empty fridge? Read this chef’s guide to making delicious meals (even when you have nothing in)

Manteca’s chef and co-founder Chris Leach shares his knowledge.

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Alex Sims
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28 perfect gifts for wine lovers this Christmas

From cases of the best grapes to vineyard tours and tastings.

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Alex Sims
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a photo of a cheescake inside a glass ramekin
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This brilliant Twitter thread will take your Gü cheesecake obsession to the next level

From storing spices to making candles, there’s nothing these glass ramekins can't do.

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Leah Sinclair
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Christmas 2021 gift guide: chocolate gifts, from stylish artisan bars to festive sharing boxes
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Chocolate lovers, these are the tastiest treats to gift this Christmas

From chocolate yule logs to tasting bars and festive boxes, Christmas 2021 is the year of chocolate.

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Francesca Brown
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Amy Beecham
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The Ital diet celebrated plant-based eating way before veganism became ‘cool’

The primarily plant-based diet originated among Rastafarians back in the 1930s.

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Leah Sinclair
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Amy Beecham
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9 women share the ultimate autumn cooking hacks to make the perfect roast dinner

Think roasts have to be boring and basic? Think again.

Cakes
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5 things to bake for every Christmas situation

Chocolate orange mince pies, anyone?

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Dr. Oetker