Delia Smith’s New Book

This year, Delia Smith celebrates 40 years of writing recipes and brings you her new book "Delia's Happy Christmas" - the definitive guide to all aspects of cooking for Christmas. This latest cookbook helps you to plan your Christmas to the very last culinary detail, acting as an invaluable Christmas organiser from reminding you to make your Christmas pudding and chutneys in November to giving you a crucial countdown for the last 36 Hours. "Delia's Happy Christmas" gives you 150 recipes, including 100 new recipes and 50 much-loved classics, plus menu plans and shopping lists, illustrated with glorious full-colour photography. Because it’s a mixture of old and new you’ll find recipes for all your favourite traditional dishes. For example, Delia's Classic Christmas Cake recipe has been in print for over 40 years.

But Delia has also created Chestnut Cupcakes recipe to satisfy modern tastes. Of course there is Delia's foolproof recipe for a Traditional Roast Turkey and all the trimmings, and The Only Traditional Christmas Pudding as well as ideas for parties, boxing-day suppers, vegetarian feasts and what to do with leftovers. Organisation is the key to success. If you follow Delia's Christmas calendar, you will be sure to create a very special Christmas. And even if you don't, there is always Delia's The Last-Minute Christmas - a chapter for those who leave things to the eleventh hour. Everyone needs Delia at Christmas.

You can buy Delia’s Happy Christmas at the stores shown below.