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Christmas Vegan Nut Wellington

Day 28 in the 2016 VeganMoFo: Holiday Bake Day! – What are you planning on baking over the winter holidays? Do you make cake, or cookies? Or something savoury? I’ll be making a vegan nut wellington for Christmas dinner this … Continue reading

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Homemade Vegan Christmas Pudding

I do understand why some people say they don’t like Christmas pudding. No one likes a dry, crumbly boring, tasteless pud but this one is dark, rich, boozy and full of Christmas spirit – literally.  It’s very easy – you … Continue reading

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Vegan Turkey

I made Miyoko Schinner’s UnTurkey! It has to be the strangest thing I have ever cooked and I’m not sure I’ll do it again for a while but unless my good friends are liars… (and I am sure they are … Continue reading

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Christmas Pudding

I missed stir-up Sunday last weekend, then worked most of this weekend so I didn’t get around to making our Christmas pudding until today. The recipe is adapted from one my fella made up years ago. Each year I tweak it … Continue reading

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Buck Tradition and Ditch the Turkey!

Recent figures published by Defra in October 2014 showed that around 17 million turkeys were slaughtered in the UK over the previous 12 months. That number of people could fill Wembley Stadium nearly 200 times over! The majority of these … Continue reading

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Raspberry Vodka

You’ll need around ½ lb of raspberries, ½ lb caster sugar and one bottle of vodka. Wash the raspberries then squeeze them into a bottle. Using a funnel, add the sugar and top up with vodka. Shake the bottle every … Continue reading

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