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An English Christmas

by Foxeyblue 20 days ago

For anyone who wonders what people do in England over Christmas I wrote it up as part of a comment on the Homecooking...


Bkeats commented 8 days ago

What's for Dinner #398 (December 2016) - The Merry & Bright Edition

by ChristinaMason 2 months ago

The winter holidays are upon us - and whether that means Christmas, Hanukkah, Kwanzaa, Winter Solstice, or even Kramp...

Berheenia commented 19 days ago

What did Santa bring for your kitchen this year?

by Cam14 26 days ago

Christmases past have brought a piece of All Clad, other cookware, electric appliances and other great things but the...

Cam14 commented 19 days ago

Merry Christmas!

by munchkin1 26 days ago

Sending my best wishes to fellow Chowhounders! I have been reading faithfully, but not cooking/creating or responding...


munchkin1 commented 19 days ago

Mexico City Restaurant Schedules Christmas/New Year 2016

by cristina 2 months ago

Greetings CH Mexico City Visitors: I promised to find out who's open and who's closed during the Christmas/New Yea...

legseatsmexico commented 24 days ago

Christmas Cookbook Wishes

by eatsbread 2 months ago

I've been a long-time follower but a hesitant poster on Chowhound. I'm still in awe of you guys after eight years, bu...


TrishaCP commented 25 days ago

Holiday Eggnog 2016

by Melanie Wong 1 month ago

Stumbling upon three popular brands of eggnog at discounted prices at Grocery Outlet this month inspired a taste...


j mather commented 25 days ago

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A CHRISTMAS DAY SUPERFECTA: Chinese, Jewish, Turkey, Steak (Craigie, Mamaleh's, Mooo)

by BostonBestEats 26 days ago

A TRADITIONAL CHINESE CHRISTMAS EVE: Swordfish chop (collar) "ginger & scallion", with lobster and braised daikon at ...

Interesting, unusual (and cheap) foods as Xmas presents

by MplsM ary 1 year ago

I am seriously vexed. I just received my sister's Christmas wish list and it reads thusly: "Byerly's (a local store t...

LaLa commented 26 days ago

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What's open on Christmas day?

by Lamericano 27 days ago

Looking for suggestions to meet a friend for lunch and drink on Christmas Day in Monmouth County, Asbury/LongBranch/S...

Coffee break on Christmas Day in Vancouver

by grayelf 28 days ago

You need good coffee every day, right? This year, The Only Café on 4th Avenue in Kits will be open to serve you. Any ...


koshfoodie commented 27 days ago

Beef roast for Christmas dinner

by chandrarose 1 month ago

Hi, I'm looking for some ideas on a beef roast for Christmas dinner. We raised our own steer last year and my freezer...


fourunder commented 28 days ago

Holiday Cocktails at Elixir - San Francisco

by Melanie Wong 1 year ago

Thanks to this tip from "oniontears", a friend joined me last week for a couple rounds of holiday cocktails at Elixir...

Melanie Wong commented 28 days ago

Salad to go with Blood Orange Glazed Tofu?

by lizmari 1 month ago

I'm putting together a vegetarian (not vegan) menu for Christmas dinner. There will also be turkey on the table for t...


odkaty commented 28 days ago


by jcess7 1 month ago

Anyone know of an Italian bakery in greater Boston selling stuffoli for Xmas? Mine is not doing it this year :(

eLizard commented 29 days ago

What is your one most-favorite Christmas cookie recipe?

by scully4er 1 year ago

I'm looking for new Christmas cookies to make this year, and I'd like to see if anyone would share their personal fav...


DonnaMarieNJ commented 29 days ago

What to make for Christmas eve - for 19!

by Cheesy Oysters 1 month ago

Well I'm not going to do a prime rib roast for 19. I thought about a vegi and a meat lasagna and fresh crab. That s...

Berheenia commented 30 days ago

Best Standing Rib Roast Recipe

by mtleahy 9 years ago

I am hosting a Christmas Eve party this year, and am looking to do a knock your socks off rib roast. What is your be...


Thegirlontop commented 1 month ago

American South or Southwest Christmas appetizers or sides

by Food Tourist 2 years ago

Please help - looking for simple but memorable (delicious) recipes for Christmas appetizers or side dishes from the U...


Starlakel commented 1 month ago

Articles on Christmas