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Christmas Recipes

'Tis the season to be baking! Christmas is an action-packed time of year in the kitchen - from mince pies to stollen cake, it tastes better homemade so give one of these delicious festive recipes a go.

 

 

Gluten Free Christmas Fruit Bread

This impressive centrepiece is an interesting twist on bread, with warm spices and juicy fruit that will make everyone feel festive. This loaf has no added sugar, providing a perfect guilt-free christmas crowd pleaser.

 

 

 

 

Gluten Free Star Mince Tarts 

A light and fruity bite-sized mince pie that is completely gluten free! Children will enjoy making these traditional Christmas treats.

 

 

 
 
 

 

Gluten Free Sausage Rolls 

These mouth-watering sausage rolls are perfect for the whole family this Christmas. 

 

 

 

 

 Gluten Free Chocolate and Chestnut Gateau 

This beautifully decedant gateau uses an unusual festive ingredient that gives the cake character and body, with an extremely delicious taste to finish. This cake is the perfect show stopper at any festive party!

 

 

 

 

 

Gluten Free Chocolate Christmas Pudding  

 

A different, crowd-pleasing take on a traditional Christmas classic - that is also suitable for anyone on a gluten-free diet! A real winner this Christmas. 

 

 

 

 

Free From Christmas Cake  

This Christmas cake is free from gluten and nuts, and can also be made free from egg and dairy using our suggested ingredient swops - so no one has to miss out on this traditional festive treat!

 

 

 

 

Panforte

This dense fruit and nut cake, typically made in Tuscany has with excellent keeping qualities. Enjoy eating panforte as a breakfast alternative, a snack with coffee or serve with desert wine after a meal.

 

 

Frustingo Fruit Cake

This naturally gluten free celebratory cake, sometimes called Bostrengo, has an unexpected combination of delicious ingredients. Often baked at Christmas time in the Marche region of Italy this rich fruit and nut cake is traditionally made with maize flour.

 

 

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This delicious Gluten Free Christmas Cake is a winner! If you have leftover slices of Christmas Cake, you can freeze them for a later date. Simple wrap them securely in several layers of plastic wrap, place in an airtight container and store in the freezer.

 

 

Gluten Free Christmas PuddingCooked Gluten Free Christmas Pudding

The best way to finish your Christmas lunch is with a traditional Christmas pudding. This wonderful comfort food, packed with delicious dried fruit, keeps well and is usually made well in advance of the seasonal festivities. Many families make their pudding on Stir Up Sunday, a month before Christmas. This recipe makes one large pudding. If you don’t finish it on Christmas day, keep it in the fridge for a leftovers treat.

 

 

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Packed with mixed dried fruits this is a typical cake for Christmas and other special celebrations. If you like a well-brandied cake, a little 'feeding' of the cake at odd intervals (say, weekly) before Christmas will add an extra dimension.

 

 

Christmas Pudding

The best way to finish your Christmas lunch is with a traditional Christmas pudding. This wonderful comfort food, packed with delicious dried fruit, keeps well and is usually made well in advance of the seasonal festivities. Many families make their pudding on Stir Up Sunday, a month before Christmas. This recipe makes one large pudding. If you don’t finish it on Christmas day, keep it in the fridge for a leftovers treat.

 

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Chocolate Filled Brandy Snaps

Great for dinner parties - these decadent, chocolate cream filled biscuits are made extra naughty with a splash of Christmas brandy. 

 

 

 

Vegan Christmas CakeA Vegan Christmas Cake in it's tin

Packed with dried fruits and made without eggs or dairy, this cake is great for those following special diets.

 

 

 

Whisky & Walnut Cakewhisky xmas7

This comforting alternative to classic Christmas cake is made with warming whisky, spicy cinnamon and crunchy walnuts.

 

 

 

Celebration Brownie

A brownie packed with fruit, macadamia & pecan nuts, rich dark chocolate and a tipple of amaretto. Stir a handful of dark chocolate drops into the mixture for an extra treat!

 

 

 

Gluten Free Christmas Puddings

Mini Gluten Free Christmas Puddings

A light, fruity pud which is quick to make in individual pudding moulds. Delight your gluten free guests!

 

 

 

Stollen Whole

Stollen Cake

Spicy, candied fruit cake dusted with icing sugar which hails from Germany where it is called 'Weihnachtsstollen'. 

 

 

 

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Use our naturally gluten free buckwheat flour to make these savoury or sweet canapé bases. Add a dollop of creme fraiche, smoked salmon, and a squeeze of lemon  and serve with a glass of bubbles for Christmas Day brunch.

 

 

 

Chocolate Brownie Gift JarChocolate Brownie Gift Jar

A delightful homemade Christmas gift. Easy and cost effective to assemble, your friends or children will have great fun making yummy brownies!A delightful homemade Christmas gift. Easy and cost effective to assemble, your friends or children will have great fun making yummy brownies!

 

 

 

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Cranberry Cake

A great alternative to Christmas cake - use fresh or dried cranberries.

 

 

 

  

Biscotti

A crunchy, twice-baked Italian biscuit which is delicius dunked in a hot drink. Package them up in cellophane bags with ribbon for a tasty, homemade stocking filler.

 

 

 

 

 

Chocolate Christmas Circle Cake

This spectacular no bake Christmas cake is made in a circle to create an edible Christmas wreath. It can be a great option if you didn’t have time to do much Christmas baking and children especially love helping to make and decorate a Christmas biscuit cake. You can use virtually any chocolate or biscuits, nuts and dried fruit depending on what you find in your cupboard.

 

 

  

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This decedant chocolately sponge roll can be served as an alternative to Christmas pudding, or just as a festive treat!