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Coping With An Allergy This Holiday Season

With the holidays right around the corner, everyone around you is getting out their aprons and oven mitts, ready to bake tray after tray of Christmas cookies. It’s a favorite part of the holiday for many people, but what about those who have a food allergy? Depending...

British Christmas Classics: Yorkshire Pudding

In the final part of our series on British Christmas dinner classics we’re bringing you something you’ve likely never heard of. The Yorkshire Pudding is named after the county in England from which it hails and is first documented in a 1737 book as a...

Foods To Be Avoided This Christmas

Food is ubiquitous at Christmas. More than any other time, food plays a central role in everything we do. Boxes of chocolates, mince pies, and big Christmas dinners are everywhere. For most people, this is one of the great joys of the festive period, all shackles are...

Is Christmas Dinner Healthy? The Verdict

The Christmas period, for many, is an all-out blowout. Anything goes. Boxes of chocolates demolished in one sitting, third helpings of Christmas pudding & glass after glass of eggnog. Diets go out the window. The pièce de résistance is the Christmas dinner. The...

Classic Christmas Pudding Recipe

The Christmas pudding is about as traditional a Christmas treat as you will find. An incredibly rich, tasty dessert that is enjoyed with custard, brandy sauce or ice cream. As the temperatures drop outside, Christmas pudding is a great choice to warm you up....

British Roast Potatoes or “roasties”

Roast potatoes are a non-negotiable on the British Christmas dinner. A pile of rich, crispy potatoes underpins the quintessential British roast. As a supplement or flavourful replacement for mashed potatoes, they’re as British as the queen. Why not bring them...