A Taste of Christmas, BBC Radio 2—

Originally aired on Christmas Eve on BBC Radio 2, catch up on BBC Sounds here.

Olly joined some of the nation’s best loved chefs and cooks – Prue Leith, Tom Kerridge, Candice Brown, Atul Kochhar and Andi Oliver – for a fun filled two hours of sizzling, slicing, basting and baking for the whole family.

Recorded exclusively in their homes and restaurants, the chefs created a feast of a menu for friends and family to enjoy.

Each chef took over a part of the Christmas menu. Prue Leith created the perfect dish for Christmas Eve ready for when the family arrive; Andi Oliver shared her best recipes for party food, and dishes you can whip up quickly for those unexpected guests; Tom Kerridge cooked the turkey and reveals his secrets for the perfect Christmas dinner; Candice Brown bakes some delicious Christmas deserts and Atul Kochhar turned Boxing Day into a brilliant fusion of British ingredients and modern Indian cuisine. Get some of the recipes here.

Olly also chatted to the food maestros about their Christmas traditions, seasonal slip ups, festive fun and special Christmas memories. Plus Olly paired up the delicious food with some affordable wine and creates a celebratory non-alcoholic punch.

And of course the chefs and Olly let rip with their favourite songs to made a playlist of festive favourites.

Cheers & Merry Christmas!