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Make it a Joyeux Noël: Eric Lanlard’s favourite Christmas bakes

For master pâtissiere and international baking star, Eric Lanlard – otherwise known as ‘Cake Boy’ – glamour is an essential element in making (or baking) delicious festive food. Whether he is baking a humble mince pie or a rich … Read More

Christmas presents: 5 incredible edible gift ideas

Even if you’re not planning on an enormous Christmas extravaganza this year, there is no need to forego the pleasure of giving the perfect present. There is something special about receiving a gift that someone has made for you … Read More

Presenting wine: how to choose wine as a gift

Dreaming of a white Christmas… or a sparkling or even a red one? A carefully chosen bottle of wine makes an excellent hostess or Christmas gift, and for someone special you can make the present really personal and indulgent … Read More

Celebrating a casual Christmas: in sunny South African style

There’s something about all the little touches in the weeks before Christmas that builds up a delicious sense of anticipation. Even though it may be sweltering outside, who doesn’t feel childishly excited at the sight of those festive little … Read More

Making merry: Christmas the J’Something way

Our favourite singing-dancing-cooking musician, Mi Casa’s João Fonseca, also famous for his fab TV show Something’s Cooking, is going to be spending his first Christmas at home instead of touring with his band in four years, and is planning … Read More

How to… enjoy a trouble-free traditional Christmas feast!

Here is our Christmas present to you: a detailed plan – including menu and recipes – for a traditional Christmas feast, so you can minimise time in the kitchen and maximise every minute you can spend making merry with … Read More

Countdown to Christmas: Plan a cranberry festive menu

Believe it or not, there are just 42 days until Christmas! Yes, we know it’s a scary thought… but if you plan ahead now you could find yourself enjoying the most stress-free holiday season ever. To help you, we’ve … Read More

Nataniël: the spirit of Christmas

Nataniël is as colourful as Le Creuset’s rainbow hues, and we were thrilled to be involved in the recent season of his hit TV series ‘Die Nataniël Tafel’. At Le Creuset, we really love his warm, down-to-earth approach, savvy … Read More

The Spirit of “Christmas Trees” Past

Six years ago, Le Creuset’s annual ‘Christmas Tree’ was born when we decided to use everyday items to create a festive scene to honour the season – it has also become a real celebration of how the kitchen is the … Read More

Stocking fillers from Le Creuset

We don’t know about you, but one of our favourite stress-busting moves at this stage in the silly season is one-stop Christmas shopping. And if you haven’t been in-store recently, you may not realise just how many fabulous budget-beating stocking … Read More