24/12/2011 14:54 GMT | Updated 04/01/2012 10:27 GMT

Christmas Cooking With James Martin: Preparing The Festive Feast

Cooking a delicious festive feast for the family can be a challenge to say the least.

So, if you've been lumbered with the pinny and are preparing to sweat it out in the kitchen on Christmas Day, follow these simple (and life-saving) preparation tips from Saturday Kitchen TV chef James Martin.

To see James Martin cook a Christmas dinner go to Facebook/Barclaycard.

Bon Appetit!

Preparing a fool-proof Christmas dinner