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French yule log
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French yule log

A lovely, festive chocolate log that will look delightful on your Christmas table.

Fab pistachio fudge
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Fab pistachio fudge

This homemade fudge makes a thoughtful edible gift for teachers and colleagues.

Figgy pudding
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Figgy pudding

This is a microwave recipe but you can also steam the pudding in a basin for about 2 hours

Speculaas cookies
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Speculaas cookies

Super crispy and richly spiced, these traditional Dutch biscuits were originally made ...

Christmas snowballs
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Christmas snowballs

This special recipe was shared with me many years ago by a friend, Jennifer Duncan

Panforte
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Panforte

 It's a good idea to use clean heavy plastic gloves to mix this dense Italian ...

Chocolate panforte
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Chocolate panforte

This ancient Italian “strong bread” seems to fit in quite nicely on the ...

Fruit mince tart
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Fruit mince tart

Instead of individual fruit mince tarts, this large one is a nice way to serve a group ...

Dutch spiced cookies
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Dutch spiced cookies

Also known as speculaas, or Dutch windmill cookies, these traditional biscuits are ...

Lemon mallow squares
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Lemon mallow squares

I have filled one of the divisions in the gift box above with these marshmallow-topped ...

Festive afghans
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Festive afghans

I have filled one of the divisions in the gift box above with these festive afghans