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Gingerbread Stars

If you love spices as much as we do, you’ll have to admit there’s something fascinating – if not addictive – about baking Christmas cookies. That’s probably true for baking cookies any time, but Christmas time is really the perfect excuse to raid your spice jar and be very generous with the amounts you use. […]

Macadamia Coconut and Lime Biscotti

It’s hard to grasp the concept of Christmas in summer until you’ve been to the Southern Hemisphere. And even then it might still take a good few years before you have grasped the enormity of the concept. Nah, having a Christmas picnic on the beach can’t possibly be that hard to get used to, you […]

Orange and Berries Shortbread

Only 31 sleeps left until Christmas! So yes, I think it is officially time to start getting excited :-) And the one thing we get most excited about here at Bistro Gerard, is Christmas as the perfect excuse to do lots of baking. When you live in a small household, there is, generally speaking, a limit […]