"Updated with festive recipes & ideas." Includes index.
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Festive beginnings : welcoming appetizers, first courses, drinks & setting the scene -- The main event : showstopping roasts, buffets & tablescapes -- Sideshows : sensational side dishes & relishes -- All through the house : dazzling Christmas trees, festive garlands & stockings -- Sweet finales : best-loved cakes, pies, pudding & cookies -- The holiday wrap-up : gourmet gifts from the kitchen & inspired gift wraps.
Provides guidance on entertaining at Christmastime and presents over three hundred recipes, including Christmas pumpkin popovers, red velvet holiday trifle, and roast turkey with wild mushroom gravy.