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A Vegetarian Christmas Day Recipe.

A Nut Roast en Croûte for Christmas Day… Have yourself a vegetarian Christmas and enjoy the best vegetarian alternative to a meat roast dinner! Packed full of flavour and wrapped in delicious puff pastry, this Nut Roast en Croûte is the perfect replacement to meat. Even if you’re not a mushroom fan, which my dad isn’t, you’ll still love this. Everything is ground down to a crumbly filling and it’s honestly so tasty. I can’t recommend giving this recipe a  ...

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Food & Drink, Guides, Lifestyle

Festive Hot Chocolate Ideas.

5 hot chocolate ideas perfect for Christmas Eve… Fancy a little bit of festive hot chocolate inspiration? I’ve got a few ideas to really add a festive twist to your ordinary hot chocolates! Perfect to settle down on Christmas Eve with underneath a blanket whilst watching your favourite festive film. Oh, and don’t forget the snacks either!   Mint Hot Chocolate Is there anything more festive than mint? After Eight’s, Matchmakers… Those are a couple of our  ...

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Food & Drink

Mulled Cider Recipe.

Two recipe’s for a festive mulled cider! Mulled cider, and wine, are gladly consumed throughout December and for good reason too – they’re so festive and warming. Just what you need on a cold Winter’s day/evening. I’m not one for mulled wine, however I am partial to a mulled cider; I prefer the sweeter apple taste that you get from it. However, I’m not a big drinker so I also decided to put together a non-alcoholic recipe too! I’ve taken inspiration  ...

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Baking, Food & Drink, Recipe

Christmas Gingerbread Biscuits.

Is it even Christmas if you don’t bake gingerbread biscuits? They’re super fun to decorate and make your house smell amazing during and after baking them! Our home smelt like gingerbread for a good few days – it was lovely and festive. I LOVE gingerbread biscuits and thankfully, so does Kieran (he usually doesn’t eat sweet treats and bakes…). I basically followed this recipe with a few little tweaks. Ingredients 145g unsalted butter (room temperature) 150g dark  ...

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