If there's only one thing you do this Christmas, make sure you whip up some homemade mince pies. Not only will you look sophisticated around your mates, you'll also be impressed by how easy they can actually be. Whether you're up for making a bold and beautiful mincemeat pie to feed a crowd, or need a shortcut recipe using puff pastry, we've got all bases covered. There's even a sneaky tip to show you how to jazz up shop-bought mince pies... and possibly pass them off as your own. No need to thank us.