30 11, 2016

Cherry Ripe Balls

By | November 30th, 2016|Christmas, Decadent Desserts, Slices/Pastries|0 Comments

These Cherry Ripe Balls are very similar to rum balls which my mother-in-law made every Christmas...except she called them turds. Yeah. She also used to call my baby maggot-head though so I guess it made sense in her eyes (and she didn't put rum in them either). Anyway, this version was ready to eat from [...]

29 11, 2016

White Chocolate Candy Cane Cake

By | November 29th, 2016|Cakes/Muffins, Christmas|0 Comments

I have been waiting approximately 11 months to bake this White Chocolate Candy Cane Cake and that is because I bought the Taste Amazing Cakes book too late to make it for last Christmas and it would have been weird to make a candy cane cake at any other time of the year but yesterday [...]

28 11, 2016

Three Ingredient Popcorn Chicken

By | November 28th, 2016|30 Minutes or Less Dinners, Appetizers, Chicken, Party Food|0 Comments

Quite a number of years ago I got a brain-wave when trying to figure out what to cook for dinner one night and I crushed up a bag of chilli potato chips, dipped some chicken breasts into a beaten egg, then into the chips and baked them in the oven and they were delicious. Then I forgot [...]

23 11, 2016

Chocolate Pastry Tree

By | November 23rd, 2016|Christmas|0 Comments

This pull-apart Chocolate Pastry Tree was really simple to make and will look great on the Christmas table. You can make it in advance and freeze and thaw or just serve this up for dessert one night in the weeks leading up to Christmas. You simply cut out a tree shape on two sheets of [...]

21 11, 2016

Christmas Dessert Nachos

By | November 21st, 2016|Christmas, Cookies, Decadent Desserts|0 Comments

I could NOT believe how these Christmas Dessert Nachos were absolutely devoured last night. It was almost as if I'd served them to a pack of rabid animals. And these rabid animals should have been full because we'd just polished off this slow cooked beef and gnocchi. I've had the idea for these nachos in [...]