Monthly Archive: December 2012

Cookbooks for Christmas 0

Cookbooks for Christmas 2012

When all the baking and cooking and running around is done, finding a stack of cookbooks under the tree is one of my favourite things about Christmas. It’s also one of the few times of the...

Cranberry, Frangipan and Mincemeat Tart 4

Irish Cranberry, Frangipane and Mincemeat Tart

This Christmas tart is a keeper. Just close your eyes and imagine: a base of crisp, short pastry, just enough alcoholic mincemeat to make you think Christmas, a layer of moist, almondy frangipane, all...