A medley of warm spices tempered with a touch of brown sugar is a great match for rich, nutritious pecans. They make a perfect nibble with a drink before dinner or afterward with a cup of espresso.
Chocolate Ripple Cake (No Bake!) - Scruff & Steph
If you ever wanted the easiest cake recipe then look no further than this chocolate ripple cake. It is made from Arnott's Choc Ripple biscuits that are softened with whipped cream to form a delicious moist sponge. Topped with chocolate shavings and raspberries, this cake is so simple to make and requires absolutely no baking!
Choc ripple Christmas wreath
For a simple Christmas dessert that looks spectacular you can't go past our choc ripple Christmas wreath topped with fresh in-season berries
Cheese Spinach and Bacon Puffs
Cheese, spinach and bacon puffs are delicious hot little morsels. They can be made and frozen prior to baking, making them a great hostess standby.
Phyllo tartlets with spinach, pumpkin, feta and pine nuts
Roasted pumpkin, spinach and creamy feta cheese encased in delicate phyllo pastry, topped with pine nuts and baked until golden.
Ham & Cheese Mini Quiche Recipe with Puff Pastry
The simplest ham & cheese mini quiche recipe on the internet. Promise! This is my go-to recipe for entertaining, lunchboxes, picnics or anywhere an appetiser is required. Easy to make, easy to freeze, there is no excuse to always have some on hand.
Aussie Christmas Rum Balls Recipe - Food.com
This recipe has been used in our family for many years. It uses everyday ingredients and comes together in just a few minutes. I looked for similar on 'Zaar and couldn't find anything. Charlotte J has advised that Vita Brits (I prefer these to Weet-Bix) are available in the US @ http://www.aussieproducts.com/Aboutus.asp
Rachel's rockin' rum balls
After tweaking the family heirloom recipe, I believe (hope!) after 2 years of practice, I have finally created the perfect rum ball recipe!
Raspberry & Chocolate Semifreddo - Wholesome Patisserie
What season are you for Christmas? Me? I live in Australia and the climate is HOT HOT HOT during the festive season. I long for a snowy white christmas, which I celebrated last year in Canada, happy memories! However, if I’m to be honest, when it’s humid and warm, that is what gives me that...Read More »
Chocolate, honey and red berry parfait
Parfait means 'perfect' in French and there's a lot about this chocolate, honey and red berry version that is perfect. For starters, it's easy to make and doesn't melt too quickly which means it's great for entertaining, especially for Christmas in Australia. It also looks amazing. Recipe by the Australian Women's Weekly.
The-night-before Christmas ice-cream cake
This frozen Christmas ice-cream cake is loaded with fruit, berries and brandy. It needs to be made the night before - giving you more time on the day.