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Traditional Christmas pudding
This is a very old fashioned recipe for a Christmas pudding given to Pippa Mattei by Madaleine Vassallo. The recipe was handed down to her by her Nanna Hilda.
Spice infused pannacotta with chocolate sauce and roasted chestnuts

This dessert puts a twist on Maltese imbuljuta and adds it to the delicate...

This dessert puts a twist on Maltese imbuljuta and adds it...

Seared cod on lentils with a mustard infused sauce

The Italians always serve fish and lentils on New Year's Eve. It's...

The Italians always serve fish and lentils on New...

King scallops with hazelnut butter and caviar

This starter is pretty easy to manage and will certainly add the wow factor to...

This starter is pretty easy to manage and will certainly...

Malted chocolate cookies with white chocolate and almonds

These cookies are great even without the white chocolate and sugar pearl...

These cookies are great even without the white chocolate...

White chocolate and cranberry cookies

Cranberries get very little love outside the Christmas season. Make the most of it with these cookies paired with white chocolate – perfect to leave for...

Cranberries get very little love outside the Christmas...

Candy cane cookies

Nothing says Christmas quite like candy canes. Put these into your regular sugar cookie recipe for a little Christmassy twist.

Nothing says Christmas quite like candy canes. Put these...

Mulled wine

When the temperatures drop around Christmas time, get a pot of mulled wine on the hob and serve with some delicious Christmas treats.

When the temperatures drop around Christmas time, get a pot...

Saffron buns

These Swedish buns, known as lussebullar, are eaten around Christmas time – particularly on 13 December. This is one Swedish tradition we should be quite...

These Swedish buns, known as lussebullar, are eaten around...

Homemade mince for mince pies

Making your own mince may seem like a bit of a job, however all it takes is mixing the ingredients and giving it a little bit of time. If you try it...

Making your own mince may seem like a bit of a job, however...

Mince pies

It’s not Christmas until you’ve made your first batch of mince pies! Making your own is really easy and tastes so much better than even the best...

It’s not Christmas until you’ve made your first...

Christmas shortbread cookies

Shortbread can easily be turned into Christmas cookies by simply adding red and green sugar pearls and cutting them into Christmas shapes. Dust them with icing...

Shortbread can easily be turned into Christmas cookies by...

Gingerbread men

Gingerbread men are as fun to make (and decorate) as they are to eat. The kids will love making them as much as they will eating them.

Gingerbread men are as fun to make (and decorate) as they...

Ginger cake with cinnamon frosting

Think of the spicy flavours of gingerbread men just in a soft, moist cake and then top that with a cinnamon flavoured, cream cheese frosting. It's like...

Think of the spicy flavours of gingerbread men just in a...

Three plant-based recipes to keep the vegans happy this Christmas

Veganism is on the rise with more and more people making the move to a...

Veganism is on the rise with more and more people making...

The Village Kitchen | A homey resto worthy of repeat visits

With so many restaurants opening all the time, it takes a special kind of place...

With so many restaurants opening all the time, it takes a...

The Native | Bekki Gaffiero shows us around Florence

Travelling is always risky business – get stuck in a touristy area and...

Travelling is always risky business – get stuck in a...

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