Tag Archives: Christmas pudding

Merry Birthday!

Here’s to poor old Noel and Holly, whose birthdays are on December 25th.  In fact here’s to everyone who happens to have a birthday during the festive season.  Have you had to put up with a ‘joint present’, or no-shows … Continue reading

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Hurrah for Stir-Up Sunday!

Hurrah! It’s Stir-up Sunday! You’ve been lovingly soaking your mixed fruit for the best part of the year with rum, brandy or whiskey; and today’s the day, you can crack on with your Christmas cakes or Christmas puddings. Mrs Cratchit … Continue reading

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Stir-up Sunday

Today is Stir-up Sunday.  Today’s the day to make your Christmas cake or pudding; as traditionally this is the last Sunday before Advent. I’ve been soaking my raisins, sultanas and prunes in brandy in the Delights Kitchen,  for the best … Continue reading

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