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Sweet things

The night before Christmas cake

I love Christmas cake but I am also never organised enough to make it well in advance. Like the name of this one implies, this can be eaten the next day. A week or two soaking in the sherry would … Continue reading

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Alfajores

At the moment I am obsessed with the “pastry or dough plus meat or vege filling” dish of countries around the world. You know, empanadas, tortellini, pierogi, gyoza, gozleme, dumplings, spring rolls, meat pies, you name a country and I … Continue reading

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Fruit pillows

One of my favourite biscuits of all time is the old fashioned spicy fruit pillows made by Arnotts.  I had just cleaned the kitchen and as it’s just not in my nature to leave the kitchen clean, I had to … Continue reading

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