Christmas Cookie Place Cards
Christmas preparations are underway and I am hosting on the big day. I made these cranberry, cinnamon and white chocolate cookies and piped my guests' names onto them to make some quirky place settings. They look great and taste even better. I hope my guests love them!
Win a festive afternoon tea in the Europa Hotel, Belfast
The nice people at Hastings Hotels have given Eating Ideas a festive afternoon tea in the Europa Hotel for one lucky reader to win. All you have to do is comment on this post saying who you would take if you won. Other ways to enter are available below. The winner will be announced on Tuesday 12 December.
Some early Christmas sparkle in August
Christmas came early for a select group of guests who were invited by OhhSocial to have a sneak preview of the Christmas menu offerings at the Knife and Fork Grill in Belfast’s Malone Lodge. The restaurant team, led by new head chef, Nick Clough, who was previously with Le Meridien Hotel in London, has developed […]
A recipe for mulled wine shortbread
To celebrate their #BringHomeChristmas campaign, Supervalu challenged me to make my own take on Chef Noel McMeel's recipe for Mulled wine shortbread. I will admit to getting a little bit carried away in my enthusiasm but I thoroughly enjoyed myself and the shortbread tastes amazing- Result!
WIN a Mash Direct Hamper for Christmas
Very exciting news- The lovely team at Mash Direct have given us a hamper full of festive goodies for one lucky reader to win! What a fantastic prize and a great way to ensure a stress-free Christmas day. There are several ways to enter below. The winner will be selected on Monday 19th December. Good luck everyone!
Making edible Christmas decorations
Having just moved into a new house, I have been very excited about Christmas decorations. I have had a notion about making my own decorations and at the same time, recreate the smells of Christmas and decided on Orange, cinnamon and cloves. Having never tried to make edible decorations, this was a bit of a challenge […]