day : 09/12/2017 2 results

Best ever cranberry sauce

One of the things that I love about Christmas is doing some festive cooking! Nothing beats the house being warm, cosy and full of Christmassy fragrances! One of the things that I usually prepare in late November or early December is my homemade cranberry sauce. At this time of year fresh cranberries are readily available in all of the supermarkets, and are usually really cheap to buy. I have also occasionally bought the ones that are heavily reduced after Christmas and frozen them for the ...

A lot of luxury at Iceland this Christmas

 Last weekend I was invited up to Iceland's test kitchen to try out some of the luxury foods on offer this Christmas. It was a thoroughly festive day- not only did we have demonstrations from Iceland's head chef Neil Nugent on how to cook our Christmas turkey (including a fantastic smoking and salt-baking method), but we were able to sample mince-pie cocktails, have a go at some food graffiti and to pick up some tips on styling our Christmas tables! This was a fantastic chance for ...