Category Archives: Christmas

Frosty Trees

Let it snow, let it snow, let it snow!….please? I’m really hoping for a white christmas but knowing the Irish weather as it is….not even the weather people know! Still, I’ve my fingers crossed, I’m praying and I’ve even asked Santa. So I think I have all the angles covered. However I can guarantee there …

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Pepper Cookies

These are defiantly an interestingly flavoured christmas cookie….but i think i like them. I’ve come to this confusion thanks to the lovely Caroline at http://www.bibliocook.com/ and thanks to the IFBA *Irish Food Bloggers Association* for organizing this Christmas Exchange of Cookies and Biscuits.Ive only altered two things, Allspice instead of mixed spice and size…only took …

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Mince Pies

I’ve made 3 dozen so far and only posting this now….Sorry. Actually, I need to bake more as they go far to quickly in this house. The secret you see is in the pastry. Oh, and if you don’t like mince pies then you can always make mini apple pies x https://bakingbuzzybee.wordpress.com/2011/09/12/mini-apple-pies/       …

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Cranberry Sauce

To start with I just want to say my mum makes the best Cranberry Sauce! Adding cointreua….justĀ genius. Not only is it incredibly delicious but it’s quick and easy to make Although perhaps that just my mum making it look easy). The measurements I have here are to make a few jars, this is great to …

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Peppermint Creams

Small minty morsels…..these will make great gifts for Christmas or just to have for after dinner or any party/occasion where you want to have something a little bit fancy and a little bit cute and very much tasty. These are easy, gluten-free, require no heat to make apart from a minute or two in the …

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