Apart from Christmas presents the other big worry is food and drink. Choosing the right party food and picking a great menu for your guests can be a bit of a headache.
So before you set off to the nearest supermarket take a look at what other consumers thought of different varieties of traditional food like turkey, mince pies, Christmas pudding and After Eights... Or get inspired to create your own Christmas food recipe and share it on our forums. But don’t forget the drinks, a nice bottle of port or brandy makes a great after dinner drink or emergency gift! We’ve also got hamper reviews and gift ideas for foodies and wine lovers too.
Written on: 04/11/2005 by babrahams (130 reviews written)
Mulled Wine - the best Chrismasy winter warmer there is - forget your Egg Nog this year.
To make enough for four people - one glass each (though I would say this is probably better for two, if you are anything like me!).
One bottle of red wine (use cheap red plonk, as you are going to flavour it anyway), a very good dash of brandy, mulled wine spice (various bags can be bought in most supermarkets - look around the herbs and spices section), large piece of cinnamon, sugar to taste, large… Read Full Review
Written on: 21/01/2013
I'm on my last box of this delicious, beautiful, elegant and flavorful white chocolate orange ball. During Xmas holidays I bought six boxes for my friends and for home. Soon after the first wedge I was compelled to "keep just three". You can say I'm greedy but who can resist giving in to this temptation? after all I shared the other three boxes with my friends! Yes, I must confess I feel guilty but you alone know what I've done. I was attracted by the [box] presentation and I knew I was… Read Full Review