Tag Archives: Holidays

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Hi everybody! I know it has been a few months since I’ve posted but I’m still here 🙂 I just haven’t been able to dedicate my weekends to cooking recipes recently, and I’d rather share nothing than share things I … Continue reading

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Simple Honey Mustard Glazed Ham

This is an easy but impressive option for your Easter ham. I’m not a huge fan of the traditional way of studding the ham with cloves as there is always the worry that someone is going to eat a whole clove … Continue reading

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Roast Pumpkin and Chorizo Wreath Pie

Super tasty. If you are looking for a delicious dinner or something to take to a party, this pie won’t disappoint. The pumpkin, and also a potato, are roasted in the oven with the chorizo (which can be done in … Continue reading

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Gingerbread Slab Cake

Feeds a crowd! This would also be great packaged up in pretty boxes as a holiday gift. It is easy to make and tastes delicious. The hint of lemon in the buttercream frosting works perfectly with the dense gingerbread cake. … Continue reading

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Recipe Re-visit: Turkey Meatballs with Butternut and Cranberry Cream Sauce

All the holiday flavours with little effort. I came up with this recipe back in 2012 as an holiday alternative for people who might not want to roast a whole turkey. You could also make a variation using left-overs rather … Continue reading

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Baked Festive ‘Scotch Eggs’

These are easier to make than they look 🙂 I always find that Christmas is an ideal time to cook things that are a little bit different to normal, so I thought I would make a baked version of ‘Scotch Eggs’ (which are … Continue reading

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Baked Brie with a Oregano & Garlic Bread Roll Wreath

Let’s party! If you need a recipe for a party buffet plate then this is ideal. The bread rolls can be made any size you like which is perfect if you want to share with a lot of people. Cheese … Continue reading

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Golden Syrup ‘Melting Moments’ cookies

If you like butter cookies then you’ll love these. As the name suggests, these really do melt in your mouth. Melting Moments are quite a common recipe, but I’ve not encountered them with golden syrup as an ingredient until I … Continue reading

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Layered Christmas Pie

Christmas dinner in a pie. This pie was one of the very first recipes that I posted on Recipe Adaptors back in 2010. It really was delicious and I thought it deserved a special re-visit. I must therefore apologise for the photos because … Continue reading

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Double Choc Rum Balls

Yum. These little cake balls are a perfect treat for the holidays and also make a great food gift. The combination of chocolate and rum is a classic and it is very hard to eat just one of these. I particularly … Continue reading

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