Christmas Recipes

Yummy food recipes just for Xmas

Jelly Belly Decorated Christmas tree cupcakes

These gorgeous Christmas Tree Cupcakes are sure to excite your children or guests.   Ingredients: 4 jumbo cupcakes 4 standard cupcakes 4 mini cupcakes 1 tub vanilla frosting 2 drops green food colouring (liquid) 1 cup green Jelly Belly jelly beans 1 cup assorted Jelly Belly jelly beans 4 yellow ...

Healthy Christmas Trees

Making healthy food festive and fun, this cute Christmas tree is perfect to accompany a tub of hommus or simply as a tasting plate for your little ones!   Ingredients: -Celery -Carrot -Cheese Slices   Method: 1. Cut celery stalks in half lengthwise if they're very big. Cut into graduating pieces and arrange on a plate to resemble a Christmas tree (as pictured). 2. Slice narrow end of carrot into circle slices. Decorate celery tree with carrot "baubles". 3. Cut out...

Watermelon Festive Shapes

Watermelon Christmas Trees These gorgeous Christmas trees & stars are made using Christmas Tree & star cookie cutters and cutting out the shapes from slices of watermelon. They would also work well with rockmelon or honeydew melon, and a mixture of the 3 would make an effective and impressive melon platter for this festive season. :)   Sara...

Strawberry Santa Hats – Christmas Recipes

strawberry-santa-hats We love Christmas and these Strawberry Santa Hats are gorgeous, festive and so very easy to make! Slice some banana, cut the tops off the strawberries and cut some white mini marshmallows in half. Then arrange all in groups on a plate and have te kids create their own delicious, mostly nutritious Santa hats by layering first banana, then strawberry then marshmallow half (sticky side down). I didn't use toothpicks as I found it to stick together easily, but they make it easier for little ones...

White Christmas Rocky Road

white-christmas-rocky-road Super easy, delicous and perfect for Christmas. Need I say more? Entertain your guests or family with this gorgeous White Christmas Rocky Road. Ingredients 1/2 cup white chocolate bits 90g pink marshmallows, chopped 90g white marshmallows, chopped 1/2 cup McKenzie's Shredded Coconut 1/2 cup chopped nuts (pistachios recommended) 1/2 cup chopped soft raspberry lollies 500g white cooking chocolate, melted Method: 1. Combine all dry ingredients in a bo...

Candy Cane Marshmallows

christmas-candy-cane-marshmallows These gorgeous Candy Cane Marshmallows will be a great treat for your Christmas Guests.   Ingredients 1 ½ cups caster sugar 2 tbs McKenzie’s Gelatine Powder 2 tsp vanilla extract 200g good quality milk or dark cooking chocolate 26 candy canes Method 1. Grease a 3cm deep, 16.5cm x 26cm (base) slab tin. Line base and sides with baking paper, allowing a 3cm overhang at both long ends. 2. Combine sugar and 2/3 cup of hot water in a saucepan ove...

Ginger Bread House

ginger-bread-house-recipe Making a Ginger Bread House can be a fun Christmas Tradition where the children enjoy decorating the house and then have fun eating it. Serves: Makes 1 House using mould. Alternatively bake in a tray and cut house shapes Preparation Time: 10 minutes Cooking Time: 25 minutes INGREDIENTS 3 Cups Almond Meal 2 Cups Arrowroot flour Dash Salt 1/2 teaspoon Bicarb 1 Tablespoon Ground Ginger 100 grams Coconut Oil, softened slightly 125 grams dates 65 ml boiling water Da...

Melted Berry Blue Frozen Snowmen

frozen_snowmen_recipe These Frozen Snowmen are a great party food idea which work well for Children's Birthday parties and Christmas. Number of Serves: 8 Prep Time: 30 minutes Setting Time: 2 hours Ingredients: 2 x 85g packets Aeroplane Original Berry Blue Jelly 1 egg white 1 ½ cups icing sugar 9 marshmallows Assorted cake decorations for making snowmen faces Method: Make Aeroplane Original Berry Blue Jelly to pack instructions, pour into 8 shallow bowls then place ...

Glorious Ginger Kids

ginger kids Take some time to enjoy Christmas with the kids by making these glorious ginger kids. A great idea for at home or to give to friends, family or teachers. Preparation time: 15 minutes Cooking time: 15 minutes (Oven) No. of serves: 20 standard size biscuits Ingredients: 400g self-raising flour 1 tbsp McCormick Ginger, Ground 1 tsp McCormick Mixed Spice 1 pinch salt 120g brown sugar 60g butter or margarine 4 tbsp golden syrup 1/4 cup milk Method:...

Maggie Beer’s Egg Nog

Enjoy this classic Egg Nog Christmas recipe made scrumptious by Maggie Beer Ingredients 8 free range egg yolks 125g caster sugar 2c (300ml) milk Ice cubes 2c (300m...