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  • Christmas is always festive, but in this special it gets downright Outrageous. From a 1,000 pound chocolate Santa sculpture to a life-size Christmas tree cake, eight-feet tall handmade candy canes and the world's biggest gingerbread village, this Christmas is sure to be massively merry!

  • Holiday cookies are more than mere sweets: they are gifts, mementos of childhood, and most certainly made with pride. In this Christmas Cookie Challenge hosted by Jonathan Bennett, five confident and daring bakers compete to prove their holiday cookie-making skills. Tough-love judges Duff Goldman, Damaris Phillips, and Sherry Yard are on hand to crown the holiday cookie master, who will go home with a $10,000 prize!

  • The smell of holiday cookies evokes vivid memories of family gatherings and the sweetest moments of childhood, and in this Christmas Cookie Challenge special hosted by Alison Sweeney, five bold and creative bakers compete to prove their holiday cookie-making skills. Experts Damiano Carrara, Sharone Hakman and Jordin Sparks will judge the confections and crown the holiday cookie master, who will go home with a $10,000 prize!

  • The smell of holiday cookies evokes vivid memories of family gatherings and the sweetest moments of childhood, and in this Christmas Cookie Challenge special hosted by Alison Sweeney, five bold and creative bakers compete to prove their holiday cookie-making skills. Experts Damiano Carrara, Sharone Hakman and Jordin Sparks will judge the confections and crown the holiday cookie master, who will go home with a $10,000 prize!

  • Ever since their first Christmas song parody "Christmas Jammies" went viral in 2014, the pressure is on for Penn and Kim Holderness and their kids to create the next sensational Christmas video. Looking for inspiration, they've realized that the best part of Christmas in their family is the food, so they've decided to hit the road to try some tasty holiday bites and get answers to famous holiday questions. On their mini road trip, they come across all manners of eggnog creations, get to the bottom of what figgy pudding really is, eat a traditional yule log, and discover what a holiday meat cake is. Plus, the difference between macaroons and macarons, the secrets to putting together an out-of-this-world gingerbread house, and a new song parody: "The 12 Foods of Christmas!"

  • We're cooking up some of our favorite holiday recipes from the kitchens of our Food Network family, as Giada De Laurentiis, Ree Drummond, Guy Fieri, Bobby Flay, Nancy Fuller, and Ina Garten share their best tips and secrets for whipping up holiday classics. Join them as they make delicious and irresistible holiday dishes, including oysters Rockefeller, Christmas ham, juicy prime rib, spiced cider and red velvet cupcakes.

  • Tiffani Thiessen and husband, Brady Smith, host a holiday party for their nearest and dearest friends, Mark-Paul Gosselaar and his wife, Catriona; Tim and Elisa DeKay; and Jason and Naomi Priestly. This festive feast features a whole Smoked Turkey with Crispy Skin, Fennel and Sun-Dried Tomato Dressing, Cheesy Potatoes au Gratin, homemade boozy Blood Orange Cranberry Sauce and fresh-baked Gruyere and Thyme Rolls. For dessert, Tiffani serves up Brady's favorite, Bourbon Pecan Pie with Homemade Vanilla Whipped Cream. Of course, it's not the holidays without some sparkle: For her festive bash, Tiffani fashions a bubbly bar where her guests create their own sparkling cocktails.

  • Ever since their first Christmas song parody "Christmas Jammies" went viral in 2014, the pressure is on for Penn and Kim Holderness and their kids to create the next sensational Christmas video. Looking for inspiration, they've realized that the best part of Christmas in their family is the food, so they've decided to hit the road to try some tasty holiday bites and get answers to famous holiday questions. On their mini road trip, they come across all manners of eggnog creations, get to the bottom of what figgy pudding really is, eat a traditional yule log, and discover what a holiday meat cake is. Plus, the difference between macaroons and macarons, the secrets to putting together an out-of-this-world gingerbread house, and a new song parody: "The 12 Foods of Christmas!"

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  • Holiday cookies are more than mere sweets: they are gifts, mementos of childhood, and most certainly made with pride. In this Christmas Cookie Challenge hosted by Jonathan Bennett, five confident and daring bakers compete to prove their holiday cookie-making skills. Tough-love judges Duff Goldman, Damaris Phillips, and Sherry Yard are on hand to crown the holiday cookie master, who will go home with a $10,000 prize!

  • Christmas is always festive, but in this special it gets downright Outrageous. From a 1,000 pound chocolate Santa sculpture to a life-size Christmas tree cake, eight-feet tall handmade candy canes and the world's biggest gingerbread village, this Christmas is sure to be massively merry!

  • Holiday cookies are more than mere sweets: they are gifts, mementos of childhood, and most certainly made with pride. In this Christmas Cookie Challenge hosted by Jonathan Bennett, five confident and daring bakers compete to prove their holiday cookie-making skills. Tough-love judges Duff Goldman, Damaris Phillips, and Sherry Yard are on hand to crown the holiday cookie master, who will go home with a $10,000 prize!

  • The smell of holiday cookies evokes vivid memories of family gatherings and the sweetest moments of childhood, and in this Christmas Cookie Challenge special hosted by Alison Sweeney, five bold and creative bakers compete to prove their holiday cookie-making skills. Experts Damiano Carrara, Sharone Hakman and Jordin Sparks will judge the confections and crown the holiday cookie master, who will go home with a $10,000 prize!

  • The smell of holiday cookies evokes vivid memories of family gatherings and the sweetest moments of childhood, and in this Christmas Cookie Challenge special hosted by Alison Sweeney, five bold and creative bakers compete to prove their holiday cookie-making skills. Experts Damiano Carrara, Sharone Hakman and Jordin Sparks will judge the confections and crown the holiday cookie master, who will go home with a $10,000 prize!

  • The smell of holiday cookies evokes vivid memories of family gatherings and the sweetest moments of childhood, and in this Christmas Cookie Challenge special hosted by Alison Sweeney, five bold and creative bakers compete to prove their holiday cookie-making skills. Experts Damiano Carrara, Sharone Hakman and Jordin Sparks will judge the confections and crown the holiday cookie master, who will go home with a $10,000 prize!

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