This wonderful recipe presents a Perfect Panettone for Christmas. Panettone a beloved Italian bread, utilises a nicely enriched dough. The classic version incorporates raisins (or sultanas) and citrus peels. Though nowadays, nuts or chocolate, etc., are often added. This recipe adheres to the classic flavours. For me they evoke the feeling of Christma. Panettone isoften […]
Recipes that are usually associated with Christmas
Spiced Biscuits for Christmas are perfect for snacking. They are ideal not only during the festive season but also at any time of the year. These biscuits, or cookies, boast a lovely soft texture with a nice chew. Abundant warming spices provide a great flavour, enhanced by citrus zests. A covering of lemon icing or […]
While checking some videos, the idea of Stollen Bites – Stollenkonfekt caught my attention. Stollen, a popular fruited bread in Germany and Austria. Particularly during Christmas. It features a roll of marzipan inside and is incredibly delicious. The concept of bite-sized treats inspired by this bread is excellent. Such treats are also widely enjoyed in […]
Chocolate Apricot Sandwich Biscuits, or cookies, are lovely light biscuits sandwiched together with apricot jam and chocolate. Then they are dipped in chocolate
Black Bun – Scottish Hogmanay Cake is a lovely rich fruit cake encased in pastry. It’s enjoyed at Hogmanay and has a rich and fruity as well as spicy texture.
Mushroom, cheese, potato puff pastries are perfect for the Christmas holidays. So full of flavour they are a great party food, served warm, or even cold. Enjoy
Danish Style Butter Cookies, a sweet, crumbly and melt-in-the-mouth treat. They are so rich and buttery and go so well with tea or coffee. Great as gifts too.
Mini(Individual) Christmas Cakes are small cakes, perfect for one person. Ideal as gifts, and with some lovely brown butter icing they are so easy to make too.
Frangipane Mince PIes are a lovely variant on the more traditional version. With an almond paste top with rich pastry and sweet mincemeat. Great for Christmas.
Mincemeat Loaf Cake – Easy Baking is exactly that. A fruity cake with a wonderful flavour from the lightly spiced mincemeat with glacé cherries and sultanas.