Santa Claus is comin' to town – the festive sandwiches have made their way onto the shelves, the wooly Christmas jumpers are there to be purchased and there is only a matter of weeks left until you will be prepping the turkey stuffing.
With that in mind, now (more than ever) would be a good time to start thinking about canapés, festive drinks and party treats to make sure all the hungry mouths are fed and watered.
So with time ticking away until the big day and Christmas festivities fast approaching, we’ve put together a range of delectable party food and palatable Christmas drinks which will not only look great on the dinner table, but taste great too!
Sage and ginger prosecco
You can really get into the party spirit by creating cocktails all your guests will love.
Prosecco is a sure winner when it comes to any drink. This recipe allows you to transform it from an ordinary drink into a Christmas cocktail.
Fig gin and lemonade
Serve these tasty cocktails over crushed ice for a sophisticated feel and cut up half a fig to decorate - bottoms up!
Raspberry sorbet bellini
A simple raspberry bellini recipe is one you can pull out of the bag anytime of the year - however by making it into a sorbet it adds that extra touch of Christmas glamour.
These delicately crisp pastel macarons are made using a Parisian-inspired recipe.
Thaw the sweet meringue-based confection and add them to your party spread for some extra colour and sugary goodness which is sure to be a winner with all your loved ones.
Succulent gammon nestled on pastry spoons and sprinkled with crispy onions is one party dish sure to wow your guests - even better that the spoons are edible!
Smoked salmon canapés
Duck spring rolls
Classic five-spice Chinese nibbles with a tangy plum sauce for dripping adds a taste of orient to your spread.
These nibbles can be cooked from frozen in 13 minutes meaning you can spend less time cooking and more time mingling!
Award winning cheeses
Everyone loves a cheese board and it's probably the first food platter you look for when you're at a party.
When putting together board, aim for different flavours and textures to keep your guests’ taste buds excited!
Choose from our range of award winning cheeses.
Head to Asda to see the full range of Christmas party food and drinks too.