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Christmas market recipes

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Recreate your favourite Christmas market recipes at home with our comforting sweet treats and warming drinks. Make festive biscuits, candied nuts and seasonal drinks.

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  • Gluhwein served in a pan with cups alongside

    Gluhwein

    A star rating of 3.8 out of 5.10 ratings

    Fill your kitchen with the delicious scent of red wine, brandy, orange and spices in gluhwein. It's the perfect grown-up drink to help you warm up on wintery days

  • Norwegian butter cookies served in a star shaped dish

    Norwegian butter cookies

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.5 ratings

    Enjoy these traditional Norwegian butter cookies at Christmas as a treat for family and friends. They’re quick to make, and taste delicious

  • Chestnuts on tray

    Roast chestnuts

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.5 ratings

    Make a batch of roast chestnuts for a festive Christmas treat to share with guests. Try our easy method and make the most of these seasonal bites

  • Gingerbread people on a wire cooling tray

    Gingerbread people

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.56 ratings

    Make decorating these adorable gingerbread people even easier (and less messy!) with tubes of shop-bought icing and sweets. Get the kids involved too

  • Eggnog in glasses with nutmeg

    Classic eggnog

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.3 ratings

    Get into the festive spirit with eggnog, a classic Christmas drink made with brandy, cream, eggs and vanilla. Serve with plenty of ice in tumbler glasses

  • Homemade toffee apples

    Homemade toffee apples

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.47 ratings

    Nothing beats the crunch of a toffee apple on a crisp autumnal evening, and these taste so much better than shop bought

  • Chilli & fennel frosted nuts spilling out of a paper bag

    Chilli & fennel frosted nuts

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.2 ratings

    Give an edible present this Christmas like these moreish frosted nuts with chilli. Present them in gift bags, or serve them with drinks at a festive party

  • Classic homemade hot chocolate

    Homemade hot chocolate

    A star rating of 4.9 out of 5.13 ratings

    Indulge in a homemade hot chocolate. Perfect as the cold nights draw in, you can add a pinch of chilli, cinnamon or a slug of rum if you like

  • Salted caramels served on a plate

    Salted caramels

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.13 ratings

    Treat your nearest and dearest to these homemade salted caramels. The perfect edible gift, wrap them up in a gift box for a deliciously decadent treat

  • Classic florentines

    Florentines

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.6 ratings

    Enjoy these classic florentines at Christmas time. Jewelled with cherries and pistachios and coated in chocolate, these biscuits are the perfect festive gift

  • Lebkuchen

    Lebkuchen

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.54 ratings

    A German biscuit similar to gingerbread, lebkuchen is easy to make and a great Christmas treat

  • One honey-mustard hot dog

    Honey-mustard hot dogs

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.4 ratings

    Try a twist on a hot dog with our two-cheese, honey-and-mustard topping. They're perfect for Bonfire Night or family nights in when you fancy something fast

  • Alpine fries served in a dish

    Alpine fries

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.2 ratings

    Indulge in French fries topped with melted cheese, ham and pickles. Serve as a side dish or an easy snack for entertaining friends and family

  • A serving board with Christmas stollen with almonds & marzipan

    Christmas stollen with almonds & marzipan

    A star rating of 3.9 out of 5.7 ratings

    Nothing says Christmas like stollen with marzipan. It's a cinch to make, although it does take some time – think of it as a weekend project with the kids

  • Gingerbread cookies served on a wire tray

    Gingerbread cookies

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.33 ratings

    Put your feet up and enjoy these moreish gingerbread cookies with a cuppa, made with aromatic cloves, ginger, cinnamon and rich black treacle

  • Mulled wine in glasses on tray

    Mulled wine

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.9 ratings

    Make perfectly spiced mulled wine at Christmas. Use a good quality red wine like an unoaked tempranillo and give it a twist with a dash of sloe gin

  • Easy biscotti on a wire rack

    Easy biscotti

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.1 rating

    Make these easy biscotti to serve with coffee, or dip into chocolate and present in a tin to give to family and friends at Christmas

  • A tall gingerbread house in a snowy Christmas scene

    Simple gingerbread house

    A star rating of 4.2 out of 5.98 ratings

    Bake a gingerbread house with our simple biscuit recipe and design template. Get the kids involved, too, and weave some magical Christmas memories

  • Cinnamon twists on a wire rack

    Cinnamon twists

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.42 ratings

    Bake these fabulous cinnamon twists for an on-the-go breakfast or sweet treat. They take a little effort but are well worth it

  • Mulled cider

    Mulled cider

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.4 ratings

    It's easy to make your own mulled cider. As well as fruit and spices, we've added extra apple brandy to our version of this delicious winter warmer

  • Halloumi fries

    Halloumi fries

    A star rating of 4.9 out of 5.14 ratings

    Crisp and slightly salty shallow-fried halloumi fries make perfect party food. Great with a sprinkling of za'atar and a spicy yogurt for dipping

  • Spiced stollen plait

    Spiced stollen plait

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.11 ratings

    This pretty twist on a classic German Christmas bake is lightly spiced, filled with mixed dried fruit and marzipan, then dusted with icing sugar

  • Zimtsterne (Cinnamon stars)

    Zimtsterne (Cinnamon stars)

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.17 ratings

    Edd Kimber creates a version of these German spiced cookies- they're chewy, crisp and similar to an almond macaroon

  • Mulled mead

    Mulled mead

    A star rating of 1 out of 5.1 rating

    Mulled mead or cider with a splash of brandy is a real festive treat, a warming alternative to mulled wine with cinnamon, ginger and citrus notes

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