Fresh Food on TV: Weekend Edition

NOMTVWith all the channels on broadcast TV and cable and the inevitable episode repeats, it's hard to sort out what's new or worthwhile. Let us sort it out for you so you don't miss anything worth watching. Times may vary with region; check your local listings for exact hour and channels.

Saturday (December 11)

Barefoot Contessa: "Barefoot in London." Ina Garten is in London checking out the local food scene. Then, she returns home and prepares some British fare. 1 p.m. ET, Food Network

Food Network Challenge: The challenge is to dress a holiday tree entirely in edible ornaments! 6 p.m. ET, Food Network

Food Jammers: "Hol-Log Day Special." First, the Food Jammers carve up an entire sugar maple. Then, they shape each piece into food vessels, which they use to cook up holiday food. The ultimate in DIY. 6 p.m. ET, Cooking Channel

Sunday (December 12)

Nigella's Christmas Kitchen: Nothing like a little sumptuousness for the holidays. 9 a.m. ET, Food Network

Jaime at Home - Christmas Special: Jaime Oliver is your guide to a stress-free and delicious roasted holiday dinner. 2 p.m. ET, Food Network

Nonna Tell Me A Story: Lidia's Christmas Kitchen: Lidia Bastianich hosts a show about Christmas in Italy. 7:30 p.m. ET, PBS

Iron Chef America: Two Iron Chefs face each other in a holiday-themed battle. Patty LaBelle and Francois Payard are among the judges. 9 p.m. ET, Food Network

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