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I have put together this fantastic list of “Must Have” Cookbooks.  They are my top 5 cookbooks this Christmas holidays.  I hope Santa is paying attention because I would be happy with any of these in my Christmas stocking. Santa will be coming a little early for one lucky reader as we have another great Gourmet Giveaway at the end of the story.

Preparing meals for Christmas should be a joy and help put you in the holiday spirit. These cookbooks will help you create an amazing festive menu.

All you need are your trusty kitchen tools, the ability to follow instructions, and some great ideas from a few of these cookbooks to help you prepare a feast for friends and family.

Here’s is my pick of some of this seasons classic, beautiful, easy-to-follow cookbooks that you can use, not just for the holidays but for the whole year round!

I am sure they would also make a great gift idea for the foodie friend or family member.

Top 5 Cookbooks this Christmas Holidays

1/ Family Food: 130 Delicious Paleo Recipes for Every Day

Pete Evans’ Family Food: 130 Delicious Paleo Recipes for Every Day is the perfect cookbook for those who wish to follow a healthier lifestyle. This cookbook features healthy yet filling and delicious meals for the family. With Pete Evan’s guilt-free collection of Paleo diet treats, you and your family are sure to enjoy hearty meals without worrying about the calories!

130 Delicious Paleo Recipes for Every Day

130 Delicious Paleo Recipes for Every Day

2/ The Whole Pantry

Belle Gibson has something new up her sleeves. She has recently released The Whole Pantry, a book that carries the same name as that of the app she created in 2013. Similar to Pete Evan’s Family Food, The Whole Pantry promotes preparing healthy food for the family. You can expect gluten, corn, and dairy-free recipes from this cookbook, which makes this a perfect gift for families who suffer some intolerance to certain food.

The Whole Pantry

The Whole Pantry

3/ The New Easy

Here’s another great cookbook that will surely keep you busy in the kitchen. I have nearly all Donna Hay Cookbooks and this is one of my favourites already! The New Easy by Donna Hay lives up to its name. It contains tips and tricks and fantastic recipes that requires very little effort to prepare. This cookbook is an ideal gift for beginners in the kitchen or those that want to get out of the kitchen quickly!

Donna Hay - The New Easy

Donna Hay – The New Easy


4/ The Brokeass Gourmet Cookbook

Similar to The New Easy, this is one cookbook that kitchen newbies will appreciate. It not only features easy to prepare recipes, they are easy on the pocket, too! Grab a copy of The Brokeass Gourmet Cookbook if you wish to have a wide selection of recipes that range from children’s parties to classy dinners for adults.

5/ What Katie Ate at the Weekend

The images in this book are what sold me, absolutely gorgeous, so whimsical and stylish. True to its title, What Katie Ate at the Weekend by Katie Quinn Davies inspires foodies to invite friends and family members for a weekend get together over cocktails, tapas, and desserts. Katie Quinn Davies’ contemporary recipes and mouthwatering photos will definitely get you bustling around the kitchen. Soon enough you’ll find yourself recreating her yummy treats!

What Kate ate on the weekend

What Katie Ate at the Weekend

Now its time for our wonderful Cookbook giveaway.  Thanks to Bookworld and Gourmet Getaways, one lucky reader will win their own copy of What Katie At at the Weekend.” Katie is such a talented photographer and her recipes are absolutely lush!
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Make sure you enter twice, once for you and once for a friend!

If like me, you are drooling over these cookbooks? You can grab them at Bookworld should you wish to gift them for yourself, your friends, and family.