CHRISTMAS 2017

CHRISTMAS 2017

  • 68 Recipes
Spiced Cranberry & Marzipan Loaf Cake

Spiced Cranberry & Marzipan Loaf Cake

Even though Christmas is still ages away, this cake with its spices and cranberries has started to make me feel just a teeny bit festive
chocolate marzipan and whisky cake

chocolate marzipan and whisky cake

with the celebrations finally over and with all the hooha surrounding the secret organising of mum's wedding, it seems that we may have made neglected poor Eric's actual 75th birthday
Carrot, pineapple and orange cake

Carrot, pineapple and orange cake

I’m into baking with vegetables in a big way at the minute, so when I was flicking through Peggy Porschen’s Boutique Baking the ‘scrumptious carrot cake’ immediately caught my eye
Peanut Brittle

Peanut Brittle

This is part of my mother's Christmas Goodie plate each year. Printable Recipe. 2 cups sugar. 1 cup white karo syrup
Chocolate Gingerbread Traybake

Chocolate Gingerbread Traybake

Step 1 Preheat the oven to Gas 4. Step 2 Line a baking tray. Step 3 In a pan, weigh out the sugar, syrup, treacle and soft spread and heat to melt the soft spread
Earl Grey Fruit Tea Loaf Cake

Earl Grey Fruit Tea Loaf Cake

If you want to define the. English in a single food and drink then perhaps the combination of. tea and cake sums it up
No sugar or fat fruit cake recipe

No sugar or fat fruit cake recipe

I am a big fan of cranberries and have them in the cupboard or year around after all they are not only for Christmas
Almond Apple Traybake

Almond Apple Traybake

I know it is the cardinal sin of blogging to republish an old recipe but I feel wholly justified in this instance because I first talked about these apple and almond cake squares in the very early days of I'd Much Rather Bake Than
Almond Biscuits

Almond Biscuits

These biscuits came about because of two things. The first is I visited a beautiful little village called Ardales where I ate the most delicious biscuits ever
Recipe 50 Orange Marmalade Cookies Recipe Review

Recipe 50 Orange Marmalade Cookies Recipe Review

I fancied something a little festive whilst trying something different. I found a couple of marmlades in my cupboard which I was given and as I don't really eat it for breakfast, it takes me a while to get through
Vegan Christmas Cake

Vegan Christmas Cake

I always bake my friends Jo and Teppo a Christmas cake each year but last year they adopted a vegan diet so my challenge was to find a good vegan Christmas cake recipe so that they could still enjoy a festive treat
Sticky Chocolate Fudge Loaf Cake

Sticky Chocolate Fudge Loaf Cake

Preheat the oven to 180 degrees and lightly grease a loaf tin. Cream together the butter and sugar in a large mixing bowl
Apple and mincemeat streusel slice

Apple and mincemeat streusel slice

If you’re anything like me, at the start of December you have all these great plans for all the foods you’re going to make from scratch for Christmas
Lemon Drizzle Cake Bake Off Recipe

Lemon Drizzle Cake Bake Off Recipe

The nation are currently hooked on the Great British Bake Off (approx. 10. 4m) and I'm and no exception. I love watching the challenges and
Lemon Curd Drizzle Cake – A Weekend Hit

Lemon Curd Drizzle Cake – A Weekend Hit

By Chris Blackburn. Lemon Curd Drizzle Cake. Some weekend mornings, I just know my day will not be complete unless I spend some time in the kitchen
Frangipane Mince Pies

Frangipane Mince Pies

Mince pies are a traditional British sweet eaten around Christmas time. As a result, no Christmas is quite complete without these buttery, mounds of deliciousness
Mince Pie Muffins

Mince Pie Muffins

Picasso had his blue period. I did muffins. Before bundts, I was all about the muffins. No, actual muffins
Recipe: Mince Pie Brownies

Recipe: Mince Pie Brownies

To ensure that these brownies are super decadent, it is Christmas after all, I melted down some of my favourite Lindt truffles, Christmas bears and reindeers
Mince Pie Muffins #MuffinMonday

Mince Pie Muffins #MuffinMonday

Sticky fruity mince pie filling, baked in a light, fluffy muffins, flavored with orange zest. These make a lovely treat for breakfast or with a cup of tea midmorning