Treat your family and friends to a fancy Christmas dinner.


lamb chops

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tips + how-tos


Produce 1 lemon 1 pomegranate 1 avocado 2 fennel bulbs 3 pounds baking potatoes, preferably Idaho 4 leaves romaine lettuce from the heart 1 red onion 3 cloves garlic 1-1/2 tablespoons chopped fresh mint 1 tablespoon finely chopped fresh rosemary

Potato Casserole Bake

Dairy 2 cups heavy cream 2 cups milk 1 stick (4 ounces) butter 2 tablespoons grated Parmigiano-Reggiano cheese 3 ounces Gruyére cheese 4 large eggs

Meat and Poultry 1 rack of lamb, trimmed (about 11/2 pounds) 

Bakery One 15-ounce prepared vanilla or chocolate angel food cake

Cookies wrapped in bow

Grocery 5 to 7 tablespoons cold brewed coffee 1 quart ice cream 1/2 cup chopped marinated artichoke hearts 1/2 cup chopped hearts of palm 20 small crisp meringue cookies 6 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil 3 tablespoons mayonnaise 2 tablespoons prepared creamy horseradish 2 tablespoons whole grain mustard 1 tablespoon ground cinnamon 1/4 teaspoon ground cloves 2 teaspoons ground ginger Pinch cayenne pepper Salt and pepper 2 1/2 cups all-purpose flour 4 ounces semisweet chocolate 1 teaspoon baking soda 1 cup shredded coconut 20 mini marshmallows 2 tablespoons dark molasses 3/4 cup packed brown sugar 1/2 cup sugar