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Stir Up Sunday with this Urban Fruit tropical Christmas Cake

Stir Up Sunday with this Urban Fruit tropical Christmas Cake

It’s a chance for you to ask all your burning questions about Christmas baking – whether that’s how long to soak your Urban Fruit, advice on the best fruit / spice ratios for cakes and puddings, best mixes for mincemeat, how to make marzipan, new twists on festive icing or decorations or whatever’s on your mind for festive baking
Christmas Mince Pies with Beetroot Pastry

Christmas Mince Pies with Beetroot Pastry

Mincemeat contains no meat, but is a spiced, sweet mix of dried fruits and alcohol. But, erm, well, we appear to have left our tree, decorations, elf on the shelf, stockings and all the other festive paraphernalia in storage containers a half day’s drive away
Light Christmas cake...

Light Christmas cake...

I was on a look out for a recipe that would give me the same texture, lots of fruit, will keep long, have that same depth of flavour but without the alcohol in it
Christmas thumbs up for…

Christmas thumbs up for…

I’ve used it in bulgar wheat salads and also enjoyed it for breakfast with fruit and lots of honey. They also provide ideas for further decorations, such as marshmallows or crushed cookies
Christmas Days Out - What's On at Brighton Pavilion

Christmas Days Out - What's On at Brighton Pavilion

The table was set with golden cups and frosted fruit and everywhere glass and gold glittered. It is impossible to compete with the colours and design explosion that this room presents so it seems appropriate that the team headed by Hannah Marshall-Quinn chose to take the room's three most prominent colours as their inspiration for the tree decorations
Japanese Christmas Cake

Japanese Christmas Cake

Decorate the cake with colorful fruits and Christmas decorations. Take half of the whipped cream and mix with chopped fruits
Christmas Recipes

Christmas Recipes

Like the Maltese cuisine, the menu of Christmas is the fruit of many Mediterranean influences but also English, especially since the second world war
Christmas Cookies . . .

Christmas Cookies . . .

A delicious blend of dried fruit, nuts, spices, brown sugar and brandy. Do not be tempted to use the American Gums they sell over here in the UK
Traditional Christmas Cake

Traditional Christmas Cake

Just let the fruit sit in the brandy for as long as you can Author. I then put extra non-edible decorations on top but these are optional
Christmas Gift Guide 2014

Christmas Gift Guide 2014

To continue on with our potential New Year’s healthy eating regime, this new whole fruit slow juicer is a must
Christmas baked oats

Christmas baked oats

We have two dry fruit haters in our house but they like dry cranberries so I used them and they are Christmassy too
Our Christmas Traditions + Christmas Pudding Recipe

Our Christmas Traditions + Christmas Pudding Recipe

I always have a stock of baking basics at home – flour, sugar, eggs, butter, but more specialised ingredients are needed for these traditional Christmas baked goods, like candied peel, suet and black treacle, as well as a selection of dried fruits and nuts