3 cooking shows to give you inspiration for the festive season

Nigella Lawson. (Photo: DStv)
Nigella Lawson. (Photo: DStv)

Cape Town - Whether you're a top-notch cook, an aspiring chef, or you just there to eat the food - these tasty shows will tantalise your taste buds.

Nigella: At My Table Christmas

20:00 - BBC Lifestyle (DStv 174)

Nigella Lawson heads off into the countryside for a cosy Christmas sharing tips on relaxed entertaining, including devilled eggs and cocktails, roast duck with orange, soy and ginger and chocolate pistachio meringue cookies.

Cooking with Siba


Siba puts her own personal twists to traditional food. Turning them into healthier and more appealing options for a more modern look and taste. Join her in the kitchen while she invites other celebrities for the latest news and gossip.

Nailed it! Holiday!


Home bakers who have a poor track record in the kitchen seek redemption - and cash - on this series. In each holiday-themed episode, three contestants try their hand at re-creating edible holiday masterpieces.

Compiled by Leandra Engelbrecht