The holidays comes fast and furious in December, which is why we compiled this Christmas guide to help you navigate the festive season.
For ideas on feasting, we have dining options at luxury hotels, restaurant buffets and set menus, take-home roasts for large families, plus log cakes and other desserts to pull out after the turkey. If you have heaps of leftovers, check out recipes on how to transform them into delicious meals.
Christmas is also thirsty work, and you can have a drink at these bars and restaurants serving holiday cocktails, wine pairing menus, and boozy brunches. For the tipplers in your lives, hit up our Christmas gift guide to all things ABV.
If you deck your halls with shiny balls and plastic wreaths, we have Christmas décor inspirations, plus tips on how to organise your home for the holidays. Then look equally cheery with festive nail art ideas, and advent calendars of sought-after beauty products.
We’ll be adding to this list as we countdown to the big day, so stay tuned.
Hotel Christmas feasts
Luxury hotel restaurants pull out all the stops this Christmas, offering a variety of classic and contemporary dishes from Italian, French, even Cantonese cuisines.
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Christmas buffets and set menus
Gather round the buffet table for nonstop dining on turkey, seafood, and other celebratory dishes, or dig into set menus created specially for the season.
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Boozy gift guide
For the lovely drinkers in your life, here is a boozy gift guide to bottled cocktails, wine hampers, limited edition whiskies, and more.
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It’s the holidays, and a drink seems appropriate. These festive cocktails, champagne pairing menus, and boozy brunches offer just that.
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Christmas feasts at home can be a Teochew-style braised turkey or wagyu beef wellington, plus other delights in this guide to takeaway festive roasts.
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Save the leftovers from the bin by turning them into lovely meals with these 12 turkey recipes.
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From classic renditions with chocolate and chestnut, to locally-inspired renditions spotting guava and passionfruit, cap off your Christmas dinner with these yule logs.
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Log cakes are a foolproof option for dessert this Christmas, but these donuts, cruffins, cookies, tarts, even an edible wreath, are just as festive.
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Festive organising tips
Pulling out yearly decorations can painful, but it does not have to be thanks to these helpful organisation tricks.
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Home décor ideas
Tips and tricks on how to get your home looking Christmas-ready, from colours to tablescape.
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Christmas nail art
Let your nails do the celebrating this season with shades of red, glitters, and plenty of yuletide cheer.
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Beauty advent calendars
Treat yourself (and others, too) to these advent calendars of skincare must-haves, grail makeup products, and sought-after fragrances.
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Dec movies and TV series
If family gets too much, there is always TV. Here are some of the most-anticipated movies and shows debuting this month.
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