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taste.com.au Cookbooks Christmas Gifts

A selection of your top-rated, favourite recipes pulled together in one cookbook from Australia's favourite food and lifestyle website taste.com.au. Each beautifully illustrated taste.com.au book is filled with hand-picked favourite recipes, along with expert hints, tricks and helpful advice to make cooking more fun and rewarding. We've got a cookbook for everyone, whether you love baking, need something fast and fab, want a super salad or feel like food that's a little more comforting. And our 'tried and tested' guarantee means you can be sure of perfect results every time.

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“For me, the best Christmas present is something homemade and delicious. Each year, I love to make foodie gifts to give to the people close to me. There’s a real joy in deciding what to make, choosing the prettiest paper and presenting a beautifully gift-wrapped treat. I start planning in advance – in fact, as soon as I see the Christmas decorations appear in the shops I get into my kitchen, turn up the carols and start baking! The recipes in this book are some of my absolute favourites, recipes that I gift year after year. So I know I’ll be thumbing my way through it for many seasons to come. I’m sure your copy will soon be covered in icing sugar and chocolate sprinkles, the pages sandwiched together with stray…

6 min
bottling & preserving

spiced pickled plums MAKES 1.5L (6 cups) | PREP 20 mins (+ 3 days pickling) | COOKING 20 mins 500ml (2 cups) distilled malt vinegar500g (2 1 /3 cup) caster sugar2 cinnamon sticks3 whole star anise1 tbs pink peppercorns1 tsp salt1kg plums, halved, pitted3 fresh rosemary sprigs3 fresh thyme sprigs3 fresh bay leaves, bruised 1 Place the vinegar and sugar in a large saucepan over medium-low heat. Cook, stirring, until sugar dissolves. 2 Add the cinnamon, star anise, peppercorns and salt. Bring to the boil. Add the plum and immediately remove from the heat. Ladle plums and pickling liquid among 3 sterilised jars (see tip). Divide rosemary, thyme and bay leaf among jars. 3 Place a disc of baking paper on the surface of the liquid in each jar. Seal and set aside to cool.…

22 min
truffles & treats

cheat’s chocolate blocks MAKES 10 blocks | PREP 1 hour (+ 3 hours setting) | COOKING 5 mins festive cranberry pistachio 2 x 200g blocks dark chocolate, plus 100g, extra, melted, cooled2 tbs finely chopped dried cranberries11 /2 tbs finely chopped pistachio kernels11 /2 tbs toasted coconut flakes double-choc cookies & cream 2 x 23g pkt Mini OreoOriginal cookies2 x 200g blocks milk chocolate90g white chocolate, melted, cooled mango, ginger & sesame 2 x 180g blocks white chocolate, plus 90g, extra, melted, cooled1 tsp sesame seeds, toasted 50g dried mango, thickly sliced20g uncrystallised ginger, thinly sliced chunky fruit & nut 2 x 200g blocks dark chocolate, plus 100g, extra, melted, cooled4 dried apricots, chopped2 dried figs, chopped1 tbs sultanas8 pecans12 skinless hazelnuts, chopped10 almonds peanut butter pretzel crunch 2 x 200g blocks milk chocolate, plus 100g, extra, chopped11 /2 tbs smooth…

28 min
biscuits & bakes

easy christmas biscuits MAKES 30 | PREP 1 hour (+ chilling) reindeer biscuits 20 mini star-shaped pretzels10 red M&M’s20 candy eyeballs10 Tim Tam biscuits (see tip)50g dark chocolate, melted, cooled bauble biscuits 90g dark chocolate, melted, cooled3 rainbow sour straps, cut lengthways into thin strips10 Arnott’s Venetian biscuitsM&M’s and M&M’s Minis, to decorate pudding biscuits 90g white chocolate, melted, cooled10 milk chocolate digestive biscuits (see tip)20 red M&M’s Minis2 watermelon cloud lollies, thinly sliced 1 To make reindeer biscuits, use the picture as a guide to attach pretzels, M&M’s and candy eyeballs to Tim Tams using dark chocolate. Place in the fridge to set. 2 To make bauble biscuits, place dark chocolate in a small sealable plastic bag. Snip off 1 corner. Use the picture as a guide to fold sour strap strips into small bows, securing with a…