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Best christmas biscuits / cakes

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SOboredofcleaning Wed 25-Nov-20 07:58:16

Please will you share with me your best recipes for xmas biscuits, cakes, treats? I am baking for a good cause and need some inspiration!

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Fivemoreminutes1 Wed 25-Nov-20 16:34:50

Paul Hollywood’s mince pies (on BBC Good Food)
Christmas pudding muffins
Gingerbread cupcakes
White choc, cranberry and pistachio fudge
Tiffin and
Rocky road
Orange spiced brownie trees

SOboredofcleaning Wed 25-Nov-20 18:26:00

Thanks @Fivemoreminutes1 smile

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Mominatrix Wed 25-Nov-20 21:56:40

My favourite Christmas biscuit is the snowball (, and it isn’t really Christmas without Peppermint Bark (

merryhouse Wed 25-Nov-20 23:04:06

finnish star biscuits (I have lots of different cutters but the recipe calls them stars grin)

This recipe is similar - mine doesn't have mace allspice cloves or orange, and uses all black treacle no honey; it's the cardamom that makes it. I'm not sure about "a couple of millimetres" - pretty sure I go thinner than my recipe's 1cm (!) but probably about 5mm.

Blondie1984 Thu 26-Nov-20 03:19:59

Chocolate and chestnut cake/roulade
Dundee cake
Mince pie fudge

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