Christmas is coming and The Hairy Bakers are embarking on their first ever Christmas special. On brand-new motorbikes, The Hairy Bakers travel round the UK cooking up their favourite festive recipes as they plan an early Christmas party for families who won't be spending Christmas together: fire fighters, nurses, police and ambulance crews.
The Hairy Bakers Christmas cook up Christmas pudding and mince pies for hungry snowboarders. Next, it’s a tasty pie. When you can’t face another turkey sandwich, their turkey and ham pie with cranberry topping is the perfect way of reinventing Christmas left overs. They go to a Christmas tree farm to rustle up a festive chestnut soup and giant cheese straws and a prison in Cumbria where they make bagels filled with salmon smoked within the prison grounds. The Bakers make festive biscuits to hang on the tree and drop in to Betty's Tea Rooms in Harrogate, to learn the art of making the perfect chocolate yule log.
The journey ends with a feast in the world's largest tree house. Full of festive cheer, lashings of mulled wine, reindeer and even an elf or two this is the first ever Hairy Christmas party.... Read more.