Hvid Gløgg – White Mulled Wine

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    Who said mulled wine needed to be red? Caroline Fleming shares her White Mulled Wine recipe, or to give it its Danish name, Hvid Gløgg. This is just one of more than 100 Danish recipes featured in her book Cook Yourself Happy. Caroline says: “I only tasted white gløgg for the first time about Read More

Goat’s Curd and Watercress Cheesecakes with Red Onion Marmalade Canapés

  Perfect mouth-sized bites to ward off the hunger pangs while you wait for the ‘main event’. (Serves 10) Cooking time: 1 hour Prep time: 1 hour plus 3 hours setting time   Ingredients: For the marmalade 400g red onion, finely sliced 1 garlic clove, finely chopped 350g redcurrant jelly 50g balsamic vinegar 2 cloves Read More

Apricot Mince Pies

    This recipe has been developed by Moyra Fraser for Bonne Maman – The Seasonal Cookbook (Simon & Schuster), available through Amazon and all good booksellers (RRP. £14.99).    Ingredients: (Makes 12) 100g (3 ½ oz) unsalted butter, at room temperature and cubed, plus extra for greasing 200g (7 oz) plain flour, plus extra for dusting Read More

Earl Grey and Gin Cured Salmon

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      Combine a love of seafood with a love of gin with this different yet delicious Earl Grey & Gin Cured Salmon recipe by gin specialists Maytime Inn. Why not give it a try today?   Ingredients: For the cured salmon: 3 teaspoons loose leaf earl grey, divided 1/2 cup caster sugar 1/2 Read More

Vanillalicious Fudge

  Whip up this delicious, crumbly fudge using Shaken Udder milkshake. It’s the perfect gift or treat!   Ingredients: Butter, for greasing 300ml Shaken Udder Vanillalicious milkshake 350g caster sugar 100g unsalted butter   Method: Grease an 18cm square cake tin with butter. Put the Shaken Udder milkshake, sugar and butter in a heavy-based saucepan. Read More

Rød Gløgg – Danish Red Mulled Wine by Caroline Fleming

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  We share Caroline Fleming’s Red Mulled Wine recipe, just one of more than 100 Danish recipes featured in her book Cook Yourself Happy. Here is what Caroline has to say about this recipe: I believe in ‘any excuse’ for a glass of mulled wine, not just when the temperature outside is below freezing. In Denmark Read More

Brunkager – Cinnamon Christmas Cookies

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    These delightful Cinnamon Christmas Cookies are brought to you by Caroline Fleming from her book Cook Yourself Happy, a collection of more than 100 Danish recipes to create and enjoy. Here is what Caroline has to say about this recipe: The happiest times of a child’s life has to include birthdays and Christmases, Read More

Homemade Mince Pie Recipe by Fiona Burrell

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    Christmas isn’t Christmas without mince pies and Make It Shabby is delighted to share with you this mince pie recipe by the former principal of Prue Leith’s School of Food and Wine in London, Fiona Burrell. Fiona then decided to set up on her own and is now the  principal of Edinburgh New Read More

Vanilla Baked Cheesecake with Seasonal Fruits

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  Today’s featured Vanilla Baked Cheesecake with Seasonal Fruits recipe comes from the new cookbook Soulful Baker by Julie Jones, which comes out on 21st September. Published by Jacqui Small, an imprint of The Quarto Group, you can pre-order your copy here.   I find baked cheesecakes to be far more indulgent than their gelatine set Read More