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Christmas Day Prosecco Punch
Holidays

Christmas Day Prosecco Punch

Whatever your plans for Christmas morning  - whether it be opening presents beside the Christmas tree with your family, or heading to Elbow Beach with friends or perhaps even a quick tour of the Great Sound by boat - this Christmas Day Prosecco Punch is exactly what Santa ordered. It's fresh, fruity and bubbly and sure to get you in the Christmas spirits!   Ingredients: 1 3/4 quarts cranberry juice 3 cups pomegranate juice 2 cups orange juice Juice of…


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Chocolate Fruit Cake

Fruit cakes aren't perhaps the most sought after dessert but we promise, this chocolate fruit cake is delicious! So delicious in fact that your guests will be fighting for the very last forkful.   Ingredients: 1/2 cup dried apricots, chopped…


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Christmas Pudding with Traditional Black Seal Hard Sauce

It could be argued that Christmas pudding is an old-fashioned dessert, but with a Gosling’s Black Seal hard sauce and flambé, it’s impossible to resist! Ingredients:2 9-oz boxes of raisins½ cup currants½ lb mixed fruit peel, cut in pieces¾ lb…


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Christmas Sangria

Cheers, because Santa Claus is coming to town!    Ingredients: 2 bottles Pinot Grigio or Chardonnay 3/4 cup sparkling apple cider 1/4 cup sugar 1/4 cup cranberries, halved 3/4 cup cranberries, whole 1 Granny Smith apple, chopped 3 rosemary sprigs…


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Merry & Bright

This homeowner takes us inside their family home dressed exquisitely for Christmas. For many of us, Christmas decorations summon significant family memories. This is particularly true for this homeowner, their husband and sons since they moved into their current house…

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Portuguese Holiday Recipes

John Amaral from the Portuguese Bakery shares the sweetest Christmas baking recipes in the Portuguese tradition, perfect for homegrown gift giving. The rich tradition of Portuguese baking is unsurpassed at Christmas. Delicious sugar-dusted cookies, cream-filled tarts and the very special…