Mince Pies - may not be familiar to everyone - but if you've not tried them the mincemeat (in this case, completely vegetarian!) is a wonderful chutney-like filling of spiced, sweetened fruit - in this case Cranberries. So easy to make, and here served in a modern parcel rather than in traditional shortcrust case. For around 40 parcels you'll need (this will make the mincemeat... which stores for 2 weeks).
Liquer-pickled berries delicious as is, or for use in other recipes. Cherries preserved in spiced brandy. Really simple, really sumptuous and luxurious. Use them over ice-cream, in cocktails, with pancakes, in desserts or covered in chocolate for homemade cherry liquer chocolates! You'll need: