Welcome to the Christmas 2013 Edition
Well, it is that time of year once again. You race out to fight your way through the madding crowd to find those last minute presents, making a note you need to be more organised next year. You then need to determine what food to buy for Christmas, then you have to plan your dishes and get everything under control. Yes, you are no doubt asking ‘why?” Stress yourself no more! We have put together our annual Christmas lists of menu ideas to help you plan your Christmas meal.
Christmas Menu Suggestions
Our first list is Christmas Essentials. With Truffles, Mince Pies, Stollen to name a few. So, we hope you enjoy these recipes, as they make Christmas special!
For those who are entertaining at Christmas, here are some recipes that have been proven to be very popular.
Well, it is Christmas, and so we have a couple of drink recipes for you to try.
Traditional Roast Goose
Every year, my family insists on Roast Goose. If you have never had Goose for Christmas, you have a treat install, as it is a unique, Christmas dish!
Having a meal for two. If so, here is a Christmas menu idea for you.
Cooking for the Family? Here is our menu suggestion for a family Chistmas Dinner.
Sarah's Seasonal Recipe List has been updated with great ideas, which can be found on our Recipes page. Also, have the December guide to the best seasonal produce. It is our "What to eat now" guide for those who are looking to get the most out of their local ingredients. There are Northern Hemisphere and Southern Hemisphere articles.
This month we have just two books for you. The first is Easy Weekends by Neil Perry. As we always enjoys Neil books, we were more than happy to review this fun, lazy days cookery book. The second is Marie Claire: 10 Years of Great Food with Michele Cranston. So, it has been for ten years that we have been enjoying the trendy food ideas that Marie Claire has brought us. Well, once again then have pulled the rabbit out of the hat! Please read these reviews and the many others in our Book Review section.
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