Christmas Cake

What To Do With Leftover Christmas Cake

Kathy Slack | Posted 09.01.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Kathy Slack

At least that's what happens in our family. Mum always makes one (complete with teeth-breaking icing which I love - fondant is dirty word in our family), has the odd slice over Christmas and then, come the New Year, she banishes all leftover Christmas cake from the house and foists it onto me

Christmas Day Cooking: A User's Guide

Holly Bell | Posted 18.02.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Holly Bell

For anyone who is doing it for the first time, or who feels a slightly sense of dread then read on. Some of this is obvious stuff, but I personally find it very useful to have everything in one place. Here's my plan, for what it's worth...

Christmas Dinner - Nine Months to Make, Nine Minutes to Eat

Sian Breslin | Posted 22.02.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Sian Breslin

This is a quick low down on the main components of Christmas Dinner and why we should take pleasure in every mouthful of the most anticipated dinner of the year.

Ring a Ding Ding - No, Not Christmas Already!

Sian Breslin | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Sian Breslin

This time around, I am going to close my ears against Christmas for a few more weeks. No recipes for a rich Christmas Cake or mature Christmas Pudding from me. I am going to fight the urge to bake... for now.

Easter Eggs, the Ultimate Holiday Dessert?

Philip Hepple | Posted 18.05.2012 | UK Comedy
Philip Hepple

The use of the egg in Easter is primarily meant to represent rebirth, which doesn't really make sense to me. When I think of eggs I think more along the lines of mystery. What came first, the chicken or the egg? Is Jesus the egg? Does that make God a chicken?