Cheese & Marmite Pinwheels

It’s tradition in our family to make cheese straws on Christmas eve. This is a great alternative! Makes: 10 Prep & cook time: 25 mins Ingredients: 320g pre-rolled puff pastry 4 tbsp marmite 150g cheddar cheese, grated 1 egg Method: Preheat the oven to 180 degrees. Prepare a lined baking tray. Lay out the pre-rolled puff pastry. Add on the marmite and the grated cheddar … Continue reading Cheese & Marmite Pinwheels

Welsh Rarebit (with a twist!)

If you’re ready to crack into the cheeseboard or if you have left over cheese hanging around (unlikely!) then this is a great way of using up leftovers. Makes 2 Prep & cook time: 10 mins Ingredients: 1 tbsp butter 1 tbsp plain flour 100ml vermouth, rosso 100g cheese (cheddar is great) 1 tsp mustard 1 tsp Worcestershire sauce Black pepper 2 slices of sourdough … Continue reading Welsh Rarebit (with a twist!)

Cheese Straws

It’s a Christmas Eve tradition in my family to get cosy with a mulled wine and make cheese straws and sausage rolls. Makes 20 Prep & cook time: 30 mins Ingredients: 500g Puff Pastry 120g Cheddar Cheese, grated 1 egg, beaten Method: Heat the oven to 180C Fan. Roll out the pastry to the thickness of a £1 coin. Sprinkle 100g of the grated cheese … Continue reading Cheese Straws

Roasted Cauliflower Cheese

Another dish for your Christmas table, but it’s a good’n. You can please the fusspots and who doesn’t like a lovely bubbling, cheesy, crispy side to their roast? This has been served up in separate dishes for a bit of a fancy party, but you can do a big old batch. Serves 8 Prep & Cooking time: 1 hour Ingredients: 900g frozen cauliflower 40g Butter … Continue reading Roasted Cauliflower Cheese