Gingerbread Topped Christmas Cake

Gingerbread Topped Christmas Cake

Pin It Ingredients: Gingerbread 100 g (3.5oz) butter cubed 80 g (1/3 + 1/8 cup) light brown soft sugar 2 tbsp golden syrup 1 tbsp treacle 1 tbsp water finely grated zest of 1 orange 2 tsp ground ginger 2… Continue Reading

Spooky Spooky – Chocolate Pumpkin Cake with Meringue Ghosts

Spooky Spooky - Chocolate Pumpkin Cake with Meringue Ghosts

Pin It Little crunchy meringue ghosts haunt this cake. They sit atop a wash of salted dark chocolate ganache that drips down the sides of a moist, heavily spiced pumpkin cake frosted with fluffy, 3-ingredient chocolate buttercream and filled with… Continue Reading

Hazelnut Raspberry Thumbprint Cookies

Hazelnut Raspberry Thumbprint Cookies

Pin It Ingredients: 1/2 cup roasted hazelnuts, finely chopped 1⅓ cup All-purpose Flour ⅓ cup Cocoa Powder ⅓ cup Cornstarch ⅔ cup Powdered Sugar ½ tsp Salt 1 cup Unsalted Butter, room temp 1 tsp Vanilla 1/2 cup raspberry jam/preserves,… Continue Reading

Vegan Chocolate Gingerbread Men + Almond Milk Hot Chocolate

Vegan Chocolate Gingerbread Men + Almond Milk Hot Chocolate

Pin It Ingredients: For the cookies 200 grams strong white flour 200 grams wholewheat flour 180 grams brown sugar 35 grams cacao powder 2 flax eggs 110 grams extra virgin olive oil 90 grams molasses 1 tbsp. pure vanilla extract… Continue Reading

Christmas Sangria

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Pin It Author: Kitchen Nostalgia Serves: 4 Ingredients: 3 cups red wine (merlot, cabernet) ⅓ cup brandy or rum or vodka ½ cup orange juice 1-2 cup cherry juice (or red berries juice) 2-3 cups of assorted winter fruit (persimmon,… Continue Reading

Cornflake Christmas tree cookies

Cornflake Christmas tree cookies

Pin It Cornflake Christmas tree cookies are the way to go for that fun holiday treat! Marshmallows, food coloring and candy turn cereal into crispy sweets that are perfect for gift-giving or serving to guests. Plus they’re fun, easy to… Continue Reading

How to Make a Gingerbread House at Home (Rustic Log Cabin)

How to Make a Gingerbread House at Home (Rustic Log Cabin)

Pin It Author: Julia Frey of Vikalinka Recipe type: Dessert Ingredients: For the gingerbread house 250g margarine like Stork 200g demerara sugar 7 tbsp golden syrup 600g plain flour 2 tsp bicarbonate of soda 4 tsp ground ginger 2 tsp… Continue Reading

A Very Dishtales Christmas Recipe: Zucchini Carpaccio

A Very Dishtales Christmas Recipe Zucchini Carpaccio1

Pin It Ingredients: 1 zucchini 1 bunch of cilantro (coriander) a handful of black olives a handful of feta cheese a handful of pomegranates 1 clove of garlic 1 lime 1 lemon 3 tbsp olive oil salt & pepper Read… Continue Reading

Mrs. Claus Cookies with Make Me, Cake Me

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Pin It That’s right! It’s the one and only first lady of the North Pole, Mrs. Claus! Mrs. Claus is dramatically underrepresented in cookie form. See more at The Sweet Adventures of Sugarbelle More creative ideas at Make Me, Cake… Continue Reading

You’re the bomb! Valentine – so cute!

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Pin It “The dynamite was made from Rollo’s candy rolled with red paper. The wick is a bit of black licorice and we tied up the bundle with some black pipe cleaner…” You’ll need: – Red construction paper – Black… Continue Reading