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Chocolate Salame. Cappuccino Pavlova. 26 Best ever Christmas desserts - olive. Amaretti trifle Trifle is a classic Christmas Day dessert, but if you fancy mixing it up a bit, why not make this boozy version?

26 Best ever Christmas desserts - olive

It’s got everything: nuts, fruit and cream. It’s perfect for feeding a hungry crowd. Black forest cheesecake bombs These black forest cheesecake bombs are fun and original. Nougat terrine with caramel This is a dessert for all your sweet-toothed friends. Raspberry and Aperol Baked Alaska It might not be snowing outside, but with these edible snow balls it won’t matter! The Hairy Bikers' Christmas pudding fondant recipe. THIS is a great pudding for when you have people over, as all the work can be done in advance.

The Hairy Bikers' Christmas pudding fondant recipe

Then all you need to do is pop the puds in the oven just before you are ready to eat them. Ingredients (Serves 6) 50g mixed dried fruit 1 tsp mixed spice 2 tsp ground cinnamon 2 tsp ground nutmeg Finely grated zest of an orange 4 tbsp brandy 150g plain dark chocolate (70% cocoa solids) 150g butter, plus extra for greasing 3 large free-range eggs 3 large free-range egg yolks 50g caster sugar 25g self-raising flour Icing sugar Method 1. The pan from the heat and leave the fruit to cool for around 30 minutes. 2. 3.Whisk the eggs, egg yolks and sugar together in a large bowl with an electric beater until the mixture is pale and thick. 4.Preheat the oven to 200°C/gas mark 6.

Best ever Christmas baking recipes - olive. Mince pies with shortbread pastry Put an imaginative twist on your classic mince pie recipe this Christmas by adding shortbread pastry.

Best ever Christmas baking recipes - olive

White Christmas cake. Best ever Christmas baking recipes - olive. BBC Food - Recipes - Spiced orange cake with Christmas pudding ice cream. Good Food Channel. Ingredients 500 g plain flour, sifted 2 pinches salt 125 g unsalted butter, softened 15 ml baking powder 200 g unrefined caster sugar a few drops vanilla extract a few drops almond extract 30 ml dark rum 1 large lemon, finely grated zest tsp cardamom seeds 2 tsp mixed spice 50 g suet 125 g currants 125 g raisins 125 g almonds 40 g chopped mixed candied peel 250 g crème fraîche, or thick greek-style yogurt 2 large eggs, beaten 250 g natural-colour marzipan To finish 25 g melted butter icing sugar, sifted Method 1. 2. 3. 4.

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Easy Christmas. 100 Christmas Desserts. 60 Make-ahead Recipes for Christmas. Food - Recipes : Soft chocolate nougat (torrone molle) After-dinner mint cream. Festive dessert. Chocolate Mousse Recipe. Method There’s one really good reason to make this – chocolate!

Chocolate Mousse Recipe

It’s what makes the world go round, especially for my girls, they’d go mad for this. You can make it a few days before then just pimp it up with the accompaniments at the last minute. This is also a good one to do with the kids, as they can get involved in all the prep. Place the dark chocolate and a tiny pinch of salt in a heatproof bowl and sit it over a pan of gently simmering water, making sure the water doesn’t touch the base of the bowl. Meanwhile, separate your eggs so you have the whites in one bowl and the yolks in another.

Once the chocolate has melted, carefully lift the bowl out of the pan. Just before you’re ready to serve, give the mousse a lovely dusting of cocoa. Chocolate orange & cranberry red velvet bombe. 100 Christmas Baking Recipes : Food Network UK. Bake up a snowstorm with our recipes for spicy gingerbread, crumbly cookies and fruity cakes, pies and tarts that are all perfect for Christmas.

100 Christmas Baking Recipes : Food Network UK

Our decadent hot puds and kid-friendly biscuits are the ultimate seasonal bakes that are easy to make and will hit that sweet spot. We've even got make-ahead bakes that are perfect for gifting to friends and family. Chocolate & cherry Christmas pudding. Drain the cherries in a sieve over a bowl.

Chocolate & cherry Christmas pudding

Cut them in half. Peel the pear, then grate it coarsely.In a large bowl, combine the cherries, pear, the raisins, sultanas and brandy. Stir well and cover with clingfilm.Heat in the microwave on high for 3 mins, then leave to cool for 5 mins to let the fruit plump up. Break the chocolate into squares while you wait.Tip the chocolate and butter into the hot fruit. Stir, then leave to melt. What to make on Stir-up Sunday. Stir-up Sunday is a centuries-old annual tradition in which cooks spend the last Sunday before Advent 'stirring up' their Christmas pudding.

What to make on Stir-up Sunday

Always landing at the end of November, it's an opportunity to spend a day getting festive in the kitchen, preparing for the imminent feasting by making not only your pudding, but a whole host of stashable Christmas classics. So put on your best Christmas playlist, pop some mulled wine on to simmer and check out our beautiful make-ahead recipes… Chocolate & cherry Christmas pudding This is a twist on the classic Christmas pud, served with its own silky chocolate sauce. The recipe has been created using cup measurements, so it's great for beginners or young chefs.