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Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!

For all of you who follow my blog you know it’s been a year full of fun and some sadness too.

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A Celebration of Eggnog

Since we’re knee deep in the holiday season I thought it would be cool to take a break from breweries and talk about varieties in eggnog recipes. 894 more words


Twelve Posts of Christmas Pt 2 - Roasted Tomato Brandy Sauce

I’ve been sitting on this recipe that a chef peep of mine shared while we were menu planning for a client. I wanted to be able to fuss over it as needed, so waited till Sunday to get going on it. 210 more words


Sweet Flavoured Butters

As I was making the traditional Brandy Butter for our Christmas Pudding this year I decided to make up a couple of extra Sweet butters to compliment our holiday menus. 298 more words


Mini Christmas Fairy Cakes

Along with another batch of my eggnog cupcakes, I decided to make some mini Christmas Fairy Cakes as a gift for a family member at Christmas (I can post this now because I gave him his gift yesterday, and from the size and decor on the box he knew damn well what it was – he gets a similar gift every year). 253 more words


Eggnog Truffles

If you like eggnog and you like white chocolate, you’re gonna love these sinfully decadent little mouthfuls of yum. As I explained in my last post, eggnog is taking its own sweet time to come into favour in Kiwi-land, so I’m on a mission to incorporate its unique flavours into my festive baking this year. 779 more words


Chocolate Truffles

These are for the adults as there is brandy in them and the alcohol is not cooked off!


Christmas Goodies