Christmas, with us
Make this festive season extra special with fabulous food, delightful drinks and good times together
IT'S ALL ABOUT THE FOOD
From festive nibbles to the main event, we've got everything covered when it comes to your Christmas hosting
From the most-searched-for roast potato recipe to classic gravy and glazed ham, you'll find the recipes that are always a festive hit.
Let's talk turkeys
Follow our helpful guide to find the turkey that suits your celebrations best. There are delicious recipes, plus cooking and carving tips too.
With different meals to cater for – Christmas Eve, the main event, Boxing Day visitors – you'll need more than turkey. Choose from a range of meats and joints for the best roast to make a stunning centrepiece.
Cheers to the year
Find glitzy party cocktails, classic tipples and grown-up gifts to make, plus food-and-wine pairings and alcohol-free serves.
Exciting new products including standout centrepieces, deliciously fun party food, glorious sweet treats and a few surprises. Did someone say "Heston's Giant Cracking Penny"?
New for Christmas
Bring on the
From the largest gammon joint to the smallest canapé, they all have a place on the buffet table. Find recipes and shop prepared foods for a fabulous festive spread.
After a long time missing friends and family, why not gather together over a special afternoon tea, with Christmas-themed sandwiches and cakes.
Festive afternoon tea
TIME TO PLAN AHEAD
Preparation is key to a stress-free Christmas, and our top tips will ensure you'll have your feet up come the big day
Check it twice
Tick off your festive shopping list, including those last-minute items that are always forgotten; make dinner easy with ready prepared foods; and find top tips and tricks to get you through every festive meal occasion.
Make a list
Stock the freezer
Our guide to freezer favourites, what to prep in advance and making the most of leftovers – plus tips for the freezer you never knew you were missing.
Your freeze-ahead Christmas
Enjoy the build up by spending time making beautiful presents and decorations. Craft homemade cards, make an advent calendar, or create new decorations for your Christmas tree.
Handmade with love
Curate your Christmas menu
Find all you need for a wonderful festive meal online at Waitrose.
Shop Christmas at Waitrose
Christmas opening hours
See your local Waitrose branch's opening times and extended Christmas hours to make sure we're open when you need us.
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