Alison holst christmas cake recipes

Decadent Chocolate Self-Saucing Puddings …

Decadent Chocolate Self-Saucing Puddings …

I personally like this combination of ingredients inspired by Alison Holst’s slow cooker recipe as it contains a relatively small amount of fat, plus using oil rather than butter means that it’s just as good when reheated the following day (in fact it might taste even better
The Christmas Cake Collection

The Christmas Cake Collection

This year's cake awaiting its icing, plus a batch of strawberry tarts. Every year I bake a rich fruit cake from the same easy recipe (see below), and exercise my imagination to decorate it in an original way
My Christmas business

My Christmas business

Both recipes are attributed to Alison Holst, they tend to be no fuss methods using 'common' ingredients
Summer solstice food

Summer solstice food

This is Alison Holst's Easy Mix Christmas Cake from her Christmas baking book, and it really is easy and quick

The Christmas Cake Collection

* Based on Alison Holst’s Easy Mix Christmas Cake recipe.   CHRISTMAS CAKE – EASY MIX*. This year’s cake awaiting its icing, plus a batch of strawberry tarts

Yummy Apricot Slice

Reading Alison Holst’s new book “Fast and Fun Family Food” was a walk down memory lane as I recognised some of the recipes which are published again here, and which have been used in our family over the years