Mum’s Christmas Pudding

A Christmas Cake with a giggle fresh ideas

It’s that time of year! The Christmas party season. This is a brilliant, fruity, traditional Christmas cake everyone will enjoy. So if you’re getting ready for the big day, this is the ideal pudd, just like mum would make. Serves 8 – 10 This is a traditional recipe handed down through generations (old school!) so ounces (oz)…

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White Christmas Crackle Slice

Our Favourite White Christmas Crackle Slice Recipe Every kiwi kid grew up with chocolate crackles at their birthday parties. This is a Christmas twist on a retro favourite and we just love this pretty and delicious slice, simply called White Christmas. Makes 20 squares Recipe Ingredients 3 cups rice bubbles 1/2 cup coconut ¾ cup…

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Crispy Roast Pork Belly

Cooked pork sliced surrounded by potatoes and vegetables on black slate.

You can’t beat a good roast pork belly. The lovely thick layer of fat on pork belly keeps the meat really moist as it roasts, and also gives you an incredible, even layer of delicious crackling.

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Icecream Christmas Cake

Icecream Christmas Cake fresh ideas

A cake recipe with a twist. This icecream cake recipe is ideal for those who don’t like traditional Christmas cakes. Oh, and the kids will love it, fruit and all! The dash of brandy will have them in bed early Christmas night. Perfect. Serves 6-8 To make Icecream Cake, you will need: 1/2 cup chopped sultanas…

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A Christmas Cake… with a giggle

fresh food ideas Christmas cake

Christmas Cake Recipe Ingredients: * 2 cups flour * 1 packet of butter * 1 cup of water * 1 tsp baking soda * 1 cup of sugar * 1 tsp salt * 1 cup of brown sugar * Lemon juice * 4 large eggs * Nuts * 2 bottles wine * 2 cups of…

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Carolyn’s Pavlova

Fresh Ideas - Carolyn's Pavlova

Nosh Food Market held a Pavlova Competition and lucky winner Carolyn Hutchins very kindly divulged her top-secret family recipe handed down from her grandmother. This winning pavlova recipe is simply irresistible. Serves 10 Getting Fresh with… Anthony Joseph Carolyn’s Pavlova How to make the Nosh Food Market Pavlova Competition Winning Pav as shown here by…

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