Mincemeat meringue pie recipes

Old Fashioned Sweet Delights: Spiced Mincemeat Meringue Pies (Recipe)

Old Fashioned Sweet Delights: Spiced Mincemeat Meringue Pies (Recipe)

Spiced Mincemeat Meringue Pies (Recipe). The humble mince pie needs little embellishments in my humble opinion - a crisp, crumbly and buttery shortcrust pastry base filled with fruity home-made mincemeat, with a dash of brandy, and a simple lid of more buttery pastry - a sprinkling of caster sugar maybe, or even a little icing sugar, and that’s the perfect mince pie for me
Festive Meringue Wreath

Festive Meringue Wreath

), or maybe some mincemeat, satsuma segments and cream. This Festive Meringue Wreath is a showstopping festive dessert, and much lighter than the traditional Christmas puddings, cakes and pies
Orange Mince Pie Pastry

Orange Mince Pie Pastry

It is not too sweet which balances with the sweet mincemeat. My aunt used to bake up a storm, fiercely guarding her recipes – I most remember the almond star cookies with the cinnamon meringue tops that she always made without fail
Valentines White Chocolate & Raspberry Swiss Roll – Bake of the Week

Valentines White Chocolate & Raspberry Swiss Roll – Bake of the Week

Also celebrating Valentines with some pretty pastel meringues is ET Speaks from home. For Bake of the Week entries, all types of bakes are welcome – savoury, sweet, healthy, biscuits, cakes, bread, pies – I share them all on twitter, Pinterest and Google+ and comment on them all
Top 5 gluten-free Christmas gift recipes

Top 5 gluten-free Christmas gift recipes

Boozy mincemeat fudge. Chocolate meringue mushrooms. Don’t forget to go all-out outlandish with the wrapping too – it shows the lucky recipient once and for all that your love for them knows no bounds
Christmas Desserts made easy with Aldi

Christmas Desserts made easy with Aldi

Specially Selected Exquisite Mince Pies- These mince pies have a light airy pastry (They are suitable for vegetarians too) and the ratio of the mincemeat to pastry is perfect
6 ways with mince pies

6 ways with mince pies

oh and whilst making your own mincemeat is pretty simple, one other time saving little tip I would add is to jazz up shop-bought mincemeat by adding a dash of your favourite christmas liquor, a sprinkling of almond slithers and some grated orange or lemon peel
A Countdown to Christmas Recipe: Sugar Frosted Orange & Brandy Mince Pies

A Countdown to Christmas Recipe: Sugar Frosted Orange & Brandy Mince Pies

Add some brandy to the mincemeat, unless there is already brandy in the mincemeat. Basically, I glaze my pastry lids with beaten egg white and a dusting of caster sugar before baking them, and this creates a light almost meringue style finish with a crunchy coating of frosted sugar on top – very seasonal and also very pretty too
three kings mince pies

three kings mince pies

 I've used a classic home-made mincemeat, exploring the tastes and and adding flavours from the origins of the three kings