Country Life 27 November 2019

Country Life 27 November 2019 is one of the highlights of the year: our now-legendary, award-winning Advent calendar cover. But what's inside? Find our more here.

CHRISTMAS GIFT GUIDE: Things that your nearest and dearest will actually want.

THE BEST MINCE PIES MONEY CAN BUY: We’ve tested them all — and we’re pretty sure that the winner will be a very pleasant surprise.

CAMELS: Nativity stars

ROYAL FLOWERS: Shane Connolly, florist to the Windsors, shares Christmas tips.

CANAPÉS: The results of our Canapé of the Year competition.

AGATHA CHRISTIE’S HOUSES: A look at the homes which inspired the writer’s country house mysteries.

CHRISTMAS PANTO: Michael Billington on which ones are worth your time.

THE REAL-LIFE WILLY WONKAS: Chocolate Libertines’ crazy creations.

THE CONVERTED SHED KITCHEN: A quite beautiful space created from an unlikely part of a Surrey home.