Vegan Christmas Pudding

Vegan Christmas Pudding is a perfect steamed rich fruit pudding made with no eggs or dairy.… Read More

Vegan Gingerbread Men & House

I must admit Gingerbread is one of my weaknesses, specially at Christmas time. Kids love making and decorating the gingerbread however they will eat the sweets off the house, and maybe have a little gingerbread but I end up eating … Read More

Tomato Chutney

I love winter time, specially the start of festive season AKA Christmas! However this will be my first Christmas as a vegan, so there won’t be any Cheese boards to go with this new super delicious chutney, however I’ve enjoyed … Read More

Christmas Vegetarian Mincemeat

Homemade Christmas mincemeat is the perfect ingredient for all your Christmas baking and makes a lovely Christmas gifts – I have a post coming soon called ‘Christmas in a Jar’ – which are my kids teachers Christmas presents this year. … Read More

Christmas Pudding

Christmas pudding is a dessert served on Christmas in the UK, it’s a a steamed/boiled fruit cake with spices. Similar to a rich fruit cake which is boiled. I’m not the biggest fan of rich fruit cakes, but the Hubster … Read More

Simple Christmas Cake

As we are approaching Christmas soon, I thought it was about time I made my Christmas cake, as the Hubster and In-law like the alcoholic Christmas cake, which means I’ve got a few weeks of feeding this sober cake and … Read More

Hot Cross Buns

Now does anyone know why there needs to be a cross on the hot cross bun? I wish i knew, I did do a quick google on it but nothing about the history behind the cross – so if you … Read More

Quick Christmas Pudding

Ingredients 125g Dried Apricots 100g Dried Prunes 400g Mixed Dried Fruits 3 Tbsp Cherry Brandy zest and juice of 2 oranges 2 Tsp mixed spice 50g Mixed chopped nuts 200g dark brown muscovado sugar 100g Shredded vegetarian suet or frozen … Read More

Gingerbread House

In our house now, making a gingerbread house is a tradition at Christmas time. The kids have loved making and eating gingerbread houses since my son was 4 years old. As we have making these from scratch without using a … Read More

Cherry Brandy Mince pies

Ingredients 7 1/2 oz flour 2 1/2 oz icing sugar 6oz butter 1 orange rind & juice Cherry Brandy Mince meat Add flour, cold butter, sugar and orange juice Slowly add a little orange juice a little at a time, … Read More

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