Tag: Christmas

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Chocolate truffles

These chocolate truffles are great for Christmas, Easter, Valentine’s Day, or any other time you fancy a chocolate fix. After creating the basic truffle mix you can flavour as you please. Simply follow the recipe but before you put the ganache in the fridge to set, stir in your chosen […]

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Mushroom Bourguignon

When cooking mushroom bourguignon the kitchen becomes the hub of the house with guests drawn in by the wafts of wine and thyme, taking turns to linger over the hob to breath in the intoxicating aromas. One of my first cook books, given to me by my mother, was Delia […]

Spiced plum punch
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Spiced plum punch

This spiced plum punch not only tastes delicious but will make your kitchen smell heavenly. The fragrance of cinnamon, cloves and nutmeg with the liquoricey tones from the star anise will waft from the stove creating the kind of inviting aroma that makes your guests stay far longer than they […]