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Serious Eats is here to help!

Whether it's prime rib or ham, cookies or cake, sparkling wine or eggnog, we've got you covered this holiday season.

Gift Guides

Gift Guides

Gifts for burger lovers, coffee connoisseurs, pizza obsessives, and every Serious Eater on your list.

Holiday Cookies and Cakes

Cookies and Cakes

Holiday favorites, old and new.

Drinks for the Holidays


Recipes for hot drinks and festive punches—plus our sparkling wine picks.

Holiday Entrees


Roasts, ham, rack of lamb, and more impressive mains for the holiday table.

Holiday Sides


Our favorite traditional and non-traditional sides for your festive feast.

Party Foods

Party Foods

Dips, nibbles, and other finger foods to serve at holiday parties.

Taste Tests and Shopping Guides

Taste Tests and Shopping Guides

Guides to selecting the perfect holiday roasts and rigorously tested recommendations for common holiday staples and pantry items.



Everything you need to celebrate the Festival of Lights.

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