Celebrate Christmas Your Way
Gather with family and friends over a delicious feast this festive season with a little help from Spinneys
Goat Cheese Tart
Turn your leftover goats cheese into this delicious tart by pastry chef and blogger, Nadia Parekh
Crowe's Farm
Want to know where our turkeys come from? Crowe's Farm in Ireland's County Tipperary supplies Spinneys with organic Bronze and free-range white turkeys
Tomato and Anchovy Salad
Bring some festive hues to the table with our vibrant tomato and anchovy salad
Dates Stuffed With Blue Cheese
Francois Robin, cheesemonger and Meilleur Ouvrier de France shares his recipe for a French cheese with a Middle Eastern twist

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Natural Matters: Is It Worth Buying Organic Produce?
Choosing organic produce can deliver a wealth of advantages when it comes to eating and living well
How to Create a Festive Edible Table
Celebrating Christmas in the Middle East means that your festive feast can be enjoyed inside or out! Impress your guests with our guide to a show-stopping edible table
Bjergeskovgård Christmas Trees
We caught up with Trine Grice, one of the first and finest producers of fir trees in Northern Europe who supplies Spinneys every Christmas

Community

Zaynab, who grew up in New York and now calls Dubai home, combines her Iraqi heritage and multi-cultural experiences to create mouth-watering fare for her family and friends. Impress your guests this season with her show-stopping dolma!
South African born Gavin first cooked this traditional dish when he was on a camping trip as a teenager. The former chef now hosts regular gatherings at his house in Dubai, where potjiekos (pronounced 'poy-key-kos'), is the star. It simply isn't Christmas in the Naude household without this delicious stew
Dubai-based Alison enjoys cooking during the week, preferring to stay out of her gorgeous kitchen on weekends, when her husband, who is a former chef, takes over. Here she shares one her favourite festive starters
A traditional Emirati sweet vermicelli dish with eggs and onion. A simple dish with an unexpected but elegant taste and aroma!

Recipes

Patotin
Monday, who used to be a teacher in the Philippines shares her traditional family recipe for Patotin - a sumptuous duck stew
Pickled Blueberries
Add that extra bit of zing to your dish with this lip-smacking recipe for pickled blueberries
Roasted Red Pepper Soup
This hearty red pepper soup makes a fabulous starter, lunch or snack on a cool winter's day
Cherry Chocolate Smoothie
With Christmas being the season for guiltless indulgence, why not try our utterly moreish cherry chocolate smoothie, ready in just five minutes
Spinneys Extra Mature Cheddar Shortbread
Turn our award-winning extra mature cheddar into a tasty, crumbly snack
Grape Chutney
Chef Gary Rhodes share his fabulous recipe for grape chutney - the perfect choice for a festive cheese board

Wellbeing

The Health Benefits of Citrus Fruits
When life gives you lemons... studies suggest you’ll enjoy a greater zest for life. Try one of these 5 feel-good fruits!
BENEFITS OF BREAD
Contrary to popular belief, bread can be part of a healthy and balanced diet. Spinneys nutritionist Freda Molamphy tells us why
Fit Food: Take A Peek Into 3 Dubai-based Women's Food Diaries
The gym is only half the story. We asked three fitness enthusiasts to share their food philosophies with us
5 Healing Herbs To Add To Your Pantry Now
Cook your way to optimal health with these fragrant, fabulously flavourful greens