Tag: christmas

Low-Carb Mince Pies

Low-Carb Mince Pies

I recently asked my readers whether there was anything Christmas food related that they would like to see a low-carb alternative for.  The messages flooded in. Everything from eggnog and twiglets to brandy butter and turkey sandwiches. Mince pies appeared a grand total of 35 […]

Flourless Ginger Cake With Ginger Cream

Flourless Ginger Cake With Ginger Cream

A cake that unites the whole family and a firm favourite in our household. This cake is light, moist and really simple to make with a deliciously decadent texture. Great for any occasion but especially perfect at Christmas and for those who are not fans of […]

Pork, Apple and Sage Savoury Bites

Pork, Apple and Sage Savoury Bites

With the Festive / party season fast approaching, wood burners being lit and the heating cranked up, these mini sage and apple savoury bites are the perfect taste tantaliser. Have along side a festive feast or enjoy with a cheeky glass of mulled wine at a pre-Christmas party! […]

5 Ingredient Cinnamon Spiced Christmas Cookies

5 Ingredient Cinnamon Spiced Christmas Cookies

There’s nothing better at Christmas than a deliciously spiced biscuit, one that you know isn’t going to send your blood sugars crazy, make you feel heavy and lethargic or cause that well-known gluten-causing bloat. These biscuits have a desirable crunch but  also hold their chew. […]

Christmas Pudding Energy Balls (RAW AND VEGAN)

Christmas Pudding Energy Balls (RAW AND VEGAN)

These Christmas Pudding Energy Balls are completely ram jammed with natural energy. I use a mix of dried fruits: goji berries, dried blueberries, dried cranberries, golden berries and medjool dates. You need 1 cup’s worth in total, so as long as you make up that amount then […]

Roasted Fennel and Brussels Sprouts with Orange & Almonds

Roasted Fennel and Brussels Sprouts with Orange & Almonds

This dish is one of my favourites at the moment, especially during the run up to Christmas. Brussels sprouts and orange, combined with roasted fennel, shallots and almonds makes for the most delicious dish. Brussels Sprouts are so underrated and yet can make for the […]

Paleo Smoked Trout Mousse

Paleo Smoked Trout Mousse

Last weekend my husband asked what we should have as a starter for Christmas Day dinner. As we got married earlier this year we decided that it would be lovely to spend our first Christmas as newlyweds together (with Tilly too of course) before heading off […]

Pan-Fried Festive Sprouts With Orange, Chorizo, Cranberries and Hazelnuts

Pan-Fried Festive Sprouts With Orange, Chorizo, Cranberries and Hazelnuts

Who knew that sprouts could be so sexy? One of the most delicious, super quick, flavoursome and nutritious dishes perfect for this festive season. It’s been one of the most popular and widely requested recipe posts on my Instagram  and, in my eyes, is the perfect accompaniment for […]