Ideal FoodThe popular live Christmas Food & Drink theatre, sponsored by ThirstPockets returns to the show with a Christmas twist.

You can learn how to perfect your canapés, spice up your sprouts, decorate your Christmas cake and prepare the Christmas bird to become the ultimate centrepiece for your Christmas table- all from some of the nation's best chef's during their live cook-along demonstrations. Plus, there is also the chance to taste their creations for yourselves!

There will also be a whole host of drinks experts guiding visitors through the best festive beverages, from the perfect wine to accompany your Christmas lunch to sparkling Champagne to toast the New Year. Plus, learn how to shake up the perfect cocktail for the party season!

 

 

 

 

November

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10:45
Crussh's Christmas Juices
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A must-see 'how-to' for those interested in home juicing and the impact it can have on their lives.

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11:30
Dean Edwards' Christmas Cookery
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Dean's here with a trio of treats; festive baked mushroom wellington, mulled cider and a Christmas leftover stir fry.

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12:15
Andrew's Ideal Turkey
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Ideal favourite Andrew exploits his cooking skills showing you just how simple it is to cook the ideal Christmas turkey.

13:00
Prosecco – Discover the wonderful wines from Villa Sandi
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Host: Neil Phillips, The Wine Tipster

Come and enjoy some Italian moments with the flavour of joy - Prosecco!

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13:45
Wine Expert Olly Smith
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Ideal Home Show regular Olly shares his top Christmas tipples for the festive season.

14:30
Andrew's Ideal Turkey
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Ideal favourite Andrew exploits his cooking skills showing you just how simple it is to cook the ideal Christmas turkey.

15:15
Jackson Estate: The magic of Marlborough, New Zealand
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Host: Neil Phillips, The Wine Tipster.

A wine session focusing on Jackson Estate, New Zealand.

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16:00
Dean Edwards' Christmas Cookery
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Dean's here with a trio of treats; festive baked mushroom wellington, mulled cider and a Christmas leftover stir fry.

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16:45
Andrew's Ideal Turkey
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Ideal favourite Andrew exploits his cooking skills showing you just how simple it is to cook the ideal Christmas turkey.