Christmas

Buon Natale
If quirky Christmas traditions are your thing, you’ll love being in Italy over the festive season. Here are some of the reasons you should visit
Orange, Vanilla And Miso Crème Brûlée Pies
These mini pies make for elegant desserts at a small gathering. The unusual flavour combination is sure to garner high praise from your guests
Feliz Navidad
There’s no place like Spain for a festive season filled with a variety of sweet and savoury delights
Feliz Natal
Although one of Europe’s smallest nations, Portugal has quite a few Christmas traditions unlike any others on the continent
A festive kaleidoscope
If Christmas market hopping if something you fancy, Belgium is the place you should be during the festive season
Joyeux Noël
The land of fine wine and cheese has its own set customs and traditions that are followed during the festive season. Find out more below
Happy Christmas
Several modern day Christmas celebrations find their roots in the United Kingdom. Find out which ones you might be familiar with
Have yourself a merry Kerstfeet
A different take on naughty and nice sets the Dutch Christmas season apart from other European nations
All about Jul
Denmark, one of the happiest countries in the world, has a rich and varied history and its Christmas traditions are no less fascinating
O Christmas Tree
Trine Grice supplies Nordmann fir trees to Spinneys each year. During the course of 2019, we visited her at Bjergeskovgård – a farm which has been in her family for generations that is located in an enchanting setting, on the coast of Denmark. Read on to learn more…
Chocolate Christmas ice cream bombe
Tis the season to indulge, so why not create this show-stopping dessert that's sure to wow your guests!
Apple Ginger Pie
The flavours of apple, cinnamon and caramel unite in this delightful festive drink