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December 18th, 2015

Recipe: Spiced sticky chicken wings

This dish ain’t no pretty finger food. Lip-smackingly good, your guests will be going back for seconds. My chicken wings are utterly moreish with a sticky, spicy glaze and an accompanying cool yoghurt dip – which happens to make for good tortilla chip dipping too. [...]

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December 17th, 2015

Recipe: After Dinner Chocolates {video}

After dinner chocolates are a great Christmas tradition for the family and especially for the little ones. Really fun to get creative with toppings and textures – adding a pinch of sea salt, chopped hazelnuts, a grating of cinnamon or even some crispy bacon for a real [...]

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December 16th, 2015

Rachel’s tips for a fun and stress-free Christmas

Wishing you a very Merry Christmas! I hope you all have a relaxing and fun holiday season. You’ll find lots of festive recipe ideas here from my Christmas feature last year in the Daily Mail’s ‘You Magazine’. I’m taking a few weeks break from blogging. See you in 2014 for more delicious and creative adventures.

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December 15th, 2015

Recipe: Peppermint meringue Christmas trees

These meringues are an effortless festive treat; inspired by the goodies that my aunts love to bake back in Austria. The hint of peppermint is reminiscent of candy canes and pairs perfectly with the dark chocolate. Sprinkle with edible glitter to your heart’s content for [...]

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December 14th, 2015

Behind the scenes of my Christmas shoot

I was flicking through some behind the scenes footage from my Christmas shoot with the Daily Mail, and thought you might like to have a look yourselves. The talented Keiko Oikawa snapped away, while food stylist Frankie Unsworth and prop stylist Olivia Wardle jumped on board [...]

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December 11th, 2015

Recipe: Cranberry and orange ice cream sandwiches

Ice cream sandwiches are a childhood favourite of mine. At this time of year, I like to spike my vanilla ice cream with a hint of orange liqueur and marmalade. Adding cranberries to the mix makes it that little bit more festive. Chewy cookies teamed with soft ice cream are [...]

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December 10th, 2015

Recipe: Spiced Duck with Plum Sauce {video}

For a warm and satisfying winter meal, it’s hard to beat a spicy duck with plum sauce. The blend of toasty spices give such warmth to the dish – pairing beautifully with the sweetness of the plum sauce. Find this recipe and more over on my Youtube channel – [...]

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December 9th, 2015

Recipe: Pomegranate Party Spritzer

I’m sure you’ll all agree that there’s nothing like a little bit of fizz to get a party going. I like to give mine a fruity twist by adding a bottle of bubbly to pomegranate juice, and topping with a handful of fresh mint leaves. Preparing ice cubes with [...]

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December 7th, 2015

Recipe: Party perfect canapés

Simple but tasty canapés are the best way to get a party going. If you can bring a little mystery to the table, then even better! A savoury twist on a cupcake is the perfect way to keep your guests guessing – top with a dash of guacamole and a sprinkle of chilli [...]

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December 3rd, 2015

Recipe: Winter Spiced Viennese Swirls {video}

Family and friends are often popping over during the festive season, so I like to prepare a stash of simple Christmas biscuits – just incase. Winter spiced viennese swirls are really delicious with tea, coffee or even Santa’s favourite – a nice glass of [...]

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