Deck the halls with boughs of holly fa la la la la la la la la!!
Christmas is coming, the goose is getting fat… but for me nothing beats a buttery rich, crumbly mince pie, oozing with spicy, boozy fruit to warm the heart at this toasty time of year.
They are a great British tradition, although unsurprisingly rather illusive here in Moscow, and are incredibly easy to make at home so I urge you to have a go! I recently spent an afternoon with Martyn Andrews from Russia Today TV for a mince pie baking session to get us in the Christmas spirit… …video coming soon!