Food Chat - Dec. 19 (Help! My Christmas dinner needs to be rescued!)
If you haven't planned your Christmas dinner yet, you might need to enlist our pros to help you through the home stretch. Our Holiday 911 food chat will provide the last-minute emergency help you need to make a memorable holiday dinner. Didn't buy a turkey? We'll provide alternatives. Forgot to pick up eggnog? We'll give you recipes for other drinks to wow your guests. Don't want to be in the kitchen all day? We'll share our best make-ahead meals ideas that you can finish up this weekend. So don't stress — yet. Our food editors, writers and bloggers are here to rescue you and your Christmas meal plans. On our regular panel: Journalist Ron Eade was the food editor of the Ottawa Citizen for more than two decades and now writes about food in his blog, Omnivore's Ottawa, Liane Faulder writes about food for the Edmonton Journal and maintains an award-winning blog, Eat My Words, Peter Hum is the food editor of the Ottawa Citizen, Susan Schwartz is a feature writer and columnist who writes about food for the Montreal Gazette, Randy Shore is a former restaurant cook and avid food gardener who writes about food issues for the Vancouver Sun, Gwendolyn Richards is the food writer for the Calgary Herald and the blogger behind PatentandthePantry.com, and Laura Brehaut writes about food for canada.com and Postmedia Network. Be a part of the discussion, Thursday at 1 p.m. ET.