Sable pastry Christmas cookies

Christmas Biscuits

My Christmas biscuits or cookies are a definite family favourite. They are great if you want to make something with your children to decorate the Christmas tree. But don't worry they are very tasty too

Christmas Biscotti – My take on an Italian classic

Biscotti or cantucci ( most commonly in Tuscany ) are delicious twice-baked Italian biscuit usually made with almonds.

Linzer Biscuits – Traditional Christmas Baking

What are Linzer Biscuits? A Linzertorte is a tart made using a rich buttery sable pastry. Popular at Christmas the pastry is flavoured with almond, cinnamon and lemon zest. Traditionally the pastry case is then filled with blackcurrant jam and topped with a lattice pastry top. The first recipe for Linzertorte dates back to Austrian … Continue reading Linzer Biscuits – Traditional Christmas Baking