Soon dried fruit, spices and honey were added to the porridge mixture, and eventually it turned into Christmas cake
My traditional Christmas cake
will have an element of what the occasion truly is about -- giving, having fun and celebrating with the family.
Well, we have decided to create our own Christmas cake
this year--an NZNO special--which we give to you, the members, as a Christmas gift to be enjoyed over the festive season, and, hopefully, to provide some sustenance into the year ahead.
Roz works as RN at Tamworth Base Hospital, where she is famous for her Christmas cake
, made from a family recipe handed down by her mother.
Four roasted spuds, three sausage rolls, two mince pies and a chocolate Christmas cake
There is an interesting Christmas cake
recipe, linked to the tradition of the old Stir Up Sunday collect in the Book of Common Prayer.
His Christmas caKe
was judged the best of 17 entries in what has been described as the best competition yet.
This is a recipe for those who do not like Christmas cake
, or simply haven't made one.
I think for many people the traditional Christmas cake
, pudding and mince pies are perhaps too heavy, especially with so many people now suffering from digestive complaints like irritable bowel syndrome and being gluten intolerant.
79: A bite-sized taste of Christmas Rating: Specially Selected Iced Christmas Cake
If you love the idea of making your own Christmas cake
but don't have hours to spend shopping for all the ingredients or soaking dried fruit in brandy day after day, help is at hand.
Summary: A Waitrose ad for Delia Smith's Christmas cake
has been belatedly banned for misleading viewers by the advertising watchdog.
Suitable leftovers include Christmas cake
crumbs, mince pie pastry crumbs, mild grated cheese, rice, breakfast cereals, cooked potatoes and fruit.
If you haven't made a Christmas cake
this year and are searching for high street or shop made alternatives, the Weekend food team has come up with two favourites.
Other products in the range include Mini Yule Logs and the party favourite Christmas Cake