Mince Pies

Aldi Set To Sell Gin-Filled Mince Pies This Christmas And They Look Glorious

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 13.10.2017 | UK Lifestyle

If your love of gin knows no bounds, get yourself to Aldi next month. The supermarket is set to launch gin-filled mince pies as part of a new Christma...

Deliciously Ella Shares Her Gluten-Free Mince Pie Recipe

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 17.12.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Mince pies are synonymous with Christmas. But for people with a gluten intolerance, they are a festive treat to be avoided. Knowing that its unfai...

Woman Eats 2,000 Mince Pies A Year, Reveals Her Perfect Pie Recipe

PA Real Life Features | Posted 08.12.2015 | UK Lifestyle

A professional mince pie taster, who has devoured 2,000 mince pies this year alone, has created a formula for the perfect festive treat. Lynn Berba...

My Top Ten Homemade Foodie Gifts

Holly Bell | Posted 30.01.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Holly Bell

Now I know it's not an easy option, especially given that a lot of hamper contents have a short shelf life, but it really is one of the those presents that makes the hair stand up on your arms. I thought I'd offer up a few ideas to include in a Christmas hamper for someone very special...

Recipes: Tom Aikens Tells Us How To Make The Perfect Christmas Lunch

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Michelin star head chef Tom Aikens teaches us the Christmas staples but it's not some scary, elaborate process. In this step-by-step guide, Tom sh...

How To Make The Perfect Mince Pies

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Mince pies might seem like they're tricky to make, but as Christmas treats go, they are pretty straightforward. We collected four recipes from the...

Poorna Bell

Best Xmas Mince Pies: Tried And Tasted

HuffingtonPost.com | Poorna Bell | Posted 05.12.2013 | UK Lifestyle

Mince pies, we've found are the Marmite of the Christmas table - you either love them or hate them. But if you are going to splurge on a mince pie, wh...

Which Supermarket Makes The Best Mince Pies?

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.11.2013 | UK Lifestyle

Budget supermarket Aldi is having quite a year, having trumped other mainstream supermarkets in yet another Christmas-related taste test. They have al...

Wild Cherry Christmas Mincemeat and Douglas Fir Icing Sugar

Fi Bird | Posted 18.02.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Fi Bird

If you didn't make wild cherry brandy, supermakets will come to your aid. Foraging is seasonal, cherries may be long gone but the Douglas Fir is ever green and bonne chance with the chestnut hunt.

Merry Christmas & Season's Greetings

Carla Buzasi | Posted 23.02.2012 | UK
Carla Buzasi

I am a huge fan of Christmas. If I had my way, we'd have Christmas at least twice a year, if not more. I even like Christmas pudding. And Christmas cake. And mince pies. (Although not sprouts, I don't get the point of sprouts.)