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Category: Christmas Treats

Tutti Frutti (Homemade coloured,candied fruit for desserts)

Tutti Frutti (Homemade coloured,candied fruit for desserts)

Tutti Frutti is one way to substitute for candied peel in fruit cakes and other bakes.The British style of food has not left India and never will as the classic taste,sophistication and flavour pervaded the minds and tongues of those who tasted the beautifully crafted […]

White Fruit Cake/Light Fruit Cake

White Fruit Cake/Light Fruit Cake

To make a good fruitcake is a matter of pride!To know about various fruitcakes and teach others makes you even prouder!A basic fruitcake is generally brown or yellow in colour with all the assorted dry and preserved fruits and nuts available.But this fruitcake is white […]

Tutti Frutti Bread/Fruit Bread

Tutti Frutti Bread/Fruit Bread

This recipe has wonderful nostalgic days when I was a small child and this bread was bought as it was sweet and fruity!I remember eating the tutti fruity and throwing away the bread much to my mother’s dismay but this was a favourite of mine […]

Christmas Pudding/Christmas Plum Pudding

Christmas Pudding/Christmas Plum Pudding

This is a very special post this year as this was one of the best conquests I made this Christmas!I made the pudding which turned our to be extremely delicious and mouthwatering! You can either buy ceramic pudding bowls from Mason Cash – they are […]

Lemon Butter Bars

Lemon Butter Bars

These are great cookies for Christmas dinner parties and sending to short distances like to your neighbours!This is a delicious shortbread base with the ultimate Lemon Curd topping!I guarantee you one thing – One bite of this and your mouth is completely refreshed by the […]

Moravian Spice Cookies

Moravian Spice Cookies

Moravia ia a beautiful and historic country in the Czech Republic!A speciality of the place are Moravian Cookies or Moravian Spice Crisps as they are called.A special type of fluted cookie cutter (like a pie pan edge) is used for these delicious cookies but as […]

Gingerbread (The modern way)

Gingerbread (The modern way)

I had posted the recipe of traditional Christmas Gingerbread last Christmas time.For the recipe refer to this link : Traditional Christmas Gingerbread If you read through the recipe you will notice one classic characteristic – No baking powder is used in traditional Gingerbread!Reason – Baking […]

Genoa Cake

Genoa Cake

Genoa Cake as the name says comes from the city in Italy.It is a variant of the Pandolce Cake (which used Pine Nuts as the main ingredient and yeast as a raising ingredient) which originated in Genoa in the 16th century as a Christmas Cake)!Unlike […]

Pistachio Cakes (an Iranian delicacy)

Pistachio Cakes (an Iranian delicacy)

Pistachio Nuts are readily available in almost all the Middle Eastern Countries and they are most popular in Iran!They form a part of many beliefs and traditions and become a part of meals from a simple everyday fare to lavish weddings and common funeral rituals.There […]

Simple Walnut Fudge

Simple Walnut Fudge

For those people who feel that a chocolate fudge is required to pep up their day and bring back their vigour and spirit wen they feel blue!And yes this is THE Fudge recipe for Christmas and New Year!So bookmark it now itself! Preparation Time : […]