Recipes that are usually associated with Christmas

Bread, Christmas

Mini Panettone

I decided to make a start on some recipes that would be good for Christmas.  First up is mini panettone.  I already have a recipe on the blog for Panettone, which worked very well.  But mini versions are very good too, and ideal for one person.  With mixed fruit and peel they are perfect for […]

Christmas, Recipes

Mince Pie Rondos

I have made mince pies many times, and have a video on Youtube for making them: Mince Pie Video.  I also have a quick version: Quick & Easy Mince Pies Video, as well as a video for making the mincemeat : Homemade Mincemeat Video.  But this year I have also decided to do something a little different.  Since I […]


Chocolate Stuffed Dates

Dates are a delicious fruit which is often eaten at Christmas time in the UK.  So I decided that I would take that humble date and make a very special treat, by stuffing and coating in chocolate. Of course there are a whole host of different things that could be used to stuff the dates, […]