Our holiday schedule is brimming over with cheer from all of your favourite chefs and hosts! We have foodie holiday classics plus all new specials to help you celebrate the season.
Here are highlights from our holiday schedule for the second week of December. For more detailed information, you can visit our schedule page.
*All Listings in Eastern Standard Time
Friday, December 6
5:30pm: The Best Thing I Ever Made: Stocking Stuffers
6:00pm: You Gotta Eat Here!: More Christmas (NEW!)
‘Tis the season for John Catucci to revisit some of his favourite chefs and restaurants and spread the holiday cheer! He heads to The Early Bird in London, ON to take a bite out of their double ducker sandwich and to Antoinette’s in Whitehorse, YK to warm up with their Christmas Pudding, Caribbean style.
6:30pm: You Gotta Eat Here!: Season's Eatings (NEW!)
Come all ye YGEH! faithful, as John travels the country visiting
restaurants cooking up the most special Christmas meals. John finds out
that where there’s fresh seafood, there’s more than one way to stuff a
turkey and that it would be a real Italian Christmas without a
9:00pm: Unwrapped: Holiday Helpings
10:00pm: Unwrapped: Holiday Favourites
Saturday, December 7
We have a full day marathon of holiday cheer! Starting at 9 a.m. and going long into the night, get into the festive spirit with holiday episodes of Chopped, Diner’s, Drive-Ins, and Dives, Food Factory, Pitchin’ In and much more!
Sunday, December 8
10:00am: Jamie's Christmas With Bells On (Part I)
11:00am: Jamie's Christmas With Bells On (Part 2)
12:00pm: You Gotta Eat Here!: More Christmas (NEW!)
12:30pm: You Gotta Eat Here!: Season's Eatings (NEW!)
4:00pm: Gordon Ramsay's Ultimate Christmas (Part I)
5:00pm: Gordon Ramsay's Ultimate Christmas (Part II)
6:00pm: Gordon Ramsay's Christmas Cookalong (NEW!)
Cookalong with Gordon Ramsay as he makes a glorious Christmas Day feast!
10:00pm: Gordon Ramsay's Christmas Cookalong (NEW!)
Monday, December 9
2:30pm: Jamie's Family Christmas (Part III)
4:00pm: Sweet Genius: Holiday Genius
6:00pm: Food Factory: The House That Santa Built (NEW!)
Santa’s little helpers build four million gingerbread houses every year and Christmas elves use 11,000 litres of spirits in their boozy nutty fruitcake. It wouldn’t be the holidays without eggnog! Watch as 125,000 litres of eggnog is pumped out in time for the holidays.
6:30pm: Food Factory: Yule Love This (NEW!)
20,000 yule logs are rolled by hand and decorated each season. A Scottish cookie factory bakes 20 million shortbread cookies every week and featuring minty chunks of ting-a-ling, 20,000 slabs of holiday bark are made every day.
7:00pm: Gordon Ramsay's Christmas Cookalong (NEW!)
9:00pm: Iron Chef America: Holiday Battle (Morimoto vs. Symon)
Tuesday, December 10
6:00pm You Gotta Eat Here: More Christmas NEW!
6:30pm You Gotta Eat Here: Season’s Eatings NEW!
7:00pm Gordon Ramsay’s Ultimate Christmas Part I
9:00pm Chopped: Season’s Choppings
10:00pm Chopped: Yes, Virginia, there is a Chopping Block
11:00pm Restaurant Impossible: Holiday Impossible
Wednesday, December 11
4:00pm Iron Chef America: Holiday Battle (Garces vs. Lata)
6:00pm Rachael’s Week in a Day: Season’s Servings NEW!
Rachael shows us how to make five holiday-worthy meals that can be made in just one day! Dishes include: ruby port braised short ribs and mashed potatoes, prosciutto or pancetta wrapped pork roast with fennel and golden raisin stuffing and pastitsio with lamb and sausage.
7:00pm Gordon Ramsay’s Ultimate Christmas Part II
9:00pm A Pitchin’ In Christmas NEW!
Lynn Crawford knows good cheer and great food! She’s whipping up an
unforgettable Christmas dinner and some of her Pitchin’ In friends will
be dropping by with amazing ingredients for the feast. Gather in the
kitchen with Lynn as she makes a delectable heritage turkey, a roast
rack of Canadian lamb and her famous figgy-pudding.
Thursday, December 12
6:00pm A Pitchin’ In Christmas NEW!
7:00pm You Gotta Eat Here: More Christmas NEW!
7:30pm You Gotta Eat Here: Season’s Eatings NEW!
9:00pm Iron Chef America: Holiday Battle (Garces vs. Lata)
10:00pm Iron Chef America: Ghosts of Holiday Ingredients Past NEW!
Three teams featuring one Iron Chef and one Celebrity Cooking Channel
Chef must cook with the most feared ingredients from previous holiday
11:00pm Iron Chef America: Holiday Battle (Food Network vs. Cooking Channel
Friday, December 13
6:00pm Pioneer Woman: Christmas Special NEW!
Ree's celebrating the holidays by cooking up divine cinnamon rolls
for Christmas gifts, and her little elves, the kids, are on delivery
duties. Then the Drummonds are hitting town for the annual Christmas
parade of lights before heading back to the ranch for a fabulous feast
of prime rib! Ree's sharing all her secrets for a delicious Christmas, frontier style. You're all invited to celebrate!
7:00pm Jamie at Home: Christmas Special
9:00pm You Gotta Eat Here: More Christmas NEW!
9:30pm You Gotta Eat Here: Season’s Eatings NEW!
10:00pm Food Factory: The House That Santa Built NEW!
10:30pm Food Factory: Yule Love This NEW!
Saturday, December 14
To celebrate the season, we have a full day festive schedule starting at 9 a.m. with special holiday episodes of Iron Chef America, Food Network Challenge and You Gotta Eat Here! For the full schedule, go here.