We Love… Festive Storage with dotcomgiftshop’s Jolie Noel Range!

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  What better way to get festive in the kitchen than with some seasonal storage? We particularly love the Jolie Noel range from dotcomgiftshop which lets you store your homemade mince pies and Christmas cakes in festive style this year with these fun and colourful storage tins. Available as a 24cm diameter round cake tin  or a […]

Caramel Christmas Meringue

  A fantastic alternative to Christmas pudding. Layers of soft, mallowy meringue layered with caramel and caramel cream then frosted with toasted almonds and icing sugar.   Ingredients: (Serves 6-8) 5 egg whites 300g caster sugar 1 tsp distilled malt vinegar 300ml carton double cream 60g Bonne Maman Salted Caramel To decorate 50g shredded toasted […]

Beef Wellington with Watercress and Smoked Prosciutto

  A fabulous alternative to the traditional bird at Christmas, this dish takes deserved billing as the ‘main event’. Serves 6 Prep time: 25 minutes Cooking time: 55 minutes plus one hour, chilling   Ingredients: 800g beef fillet 2 tbsp vegetable oil 500g watercress 12 slices smoked prosciutto 500g ready-made puff pastry 2 egg yolks […]

Belvoir Black Forest Gateau Roulade

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    This mouthwatering recipe for Black Forest Gateau Roulade has been created by Lisa Faulkner for Belvoir Fruit Farms. If you are looking for a dessert to impress this Christmas, look no further!   Ingredients: (Serves 10) 200g plain chocolate 4 large eggs, separated 175g caster sugar caster sugar to dust   For the filling […]

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 […]