Candy cane cookies
Nothing says Christmas quite like candy canes. Put these into your regular sugar cookie recipe for a little Christmassy twist.
Mulled wine
When the temperatures drop around Christmas time, get a pot of mulled wine on the hob and serve with some delicious Christmas treats.
Saffron buns

These Swedish buns, known as lussebullar, are eaten around Christmas time – particularly on 13 December. This is one Swedish tradition we should be quite...

These Swedish buns, known as lussebullar, are eaten around...

Homemade mince for mince pies

Making your own mince may seem like a bit of a job, however all it takes is mixing the ingredients and giving it a little bit of time. If you try it...

Making your own mince may seem like a bit of a job, however...

Mince pies

It’s not Christmas until you’ve made your first batch of mince pies! Making your own is really easy and tastes so much better than even the best...

It’s not Christmas until you’ve made your first...

Christmas shortbread cookies

Shortbread can easily be turned into Christmas cookies by simply adding red and green sugar pearls and cutting them into Christmas shapes. Dust them with icing...

Shortbread can easily be turned into Christmas cookies by...

Gingerbread men

Gingerbread men are as fun to make (and decorate) as they are to eat. The kids will love making them as much as they will eating them.

Gingerbread men are as fun to make (and decorate) as they...

Ginger cake with cinnamon frosting

Think of the spicy flavours of gingerbread men just in a soft, moist cake and then top that with a cinnamon flavoured, cream cheese frosting. It's like...

Think of the spicy flavours of gingerbread men just in a...

Three plant-based recipes to keep the vegans happy this Christmas

Veganism is on the rise with more and more people making the move to a...

Veganism is on the rise with more and more people making...

The Village Kitchen | A homey resto worthy of repeat visits

With so many restaurants opening all the time, it takes a special kind of place...

With so many restaurants opening all the time, it takes a...

The Native | Bekki Gaffiero shows us around Florence

Travelling is always risky business – get stuck in a touristy area and...

Travelling is always risky business – get stuck in a...

[READ] Gourmet Today December edition online

The December issue of Gourmet Today is now available to read online.

The December issue of Gourmet Today is now available to...

Medical cannabis is no 'wonderdrug' and should be used as last resort - MAM

The Medical Association of Malta says that there is not a lot of scientific evidence supporting the use of medical cannabis, whereas its side-effect...

The Medical Association of Malta says that there is not a...

Marina Hotel | Helping you take the stress out of the festive season

Celebrate this year's festive season with an array of tempting...

Celebrate this year's festive season with an...

Vegan stuffed butternut squash

If you're looking for a meat-free festive main this is the one! Brightly coloured, and full of the flavours of Christmas this stuffed butternut squash is...

If you're looking for a meat-free festive main this is...

Vegan mushroom, chestnut and cranberry tart

This tart makes for a perfect meal around the festive season if your guests...

This tart makes for a perfect meal around the festive...

Vegan cinnamon and ginger cookies

Christmas goodies are laden with butter, cream and other ingredients off limits to vegans. These cookies contain all the flavours of Christmas whilst staying...

Christmas goodies are laden with butter, cream and other...

Malta’s kebab houses shrug off MEPs’ phosphate ‘ban’

Kebabs are so popular in Malta that restaurants change the spit meat over twice...

Kebabs are so popular in Malta that restaurants change the...

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