With Christmas right around the corner (2 days in fact) everyone is ether snuggled up by the fire or wrapping presents or if your like me still rushing around trying to get presents. If your like me an d need some quick present ideas, I’m here to help
Who doesn’t want to receive food as a Christmas present?! I’m going to show you a few recipes you can make super fast ( a few minutes before gift giving?)
PEPPERMINT CHOCOLATE BARK
This stuff tastes and looks amazing,and you can decorate it any way you like, it is also so simple and easy – even for me!
WHAT YOU WILL NEED
– Two bars of dark/ plain chocolate
-Peppermint extract ( or you can buy peppermint chocolate)
-3/4 Candy canes
– White chocolate ( to decorate )
All you have to do is slowly melt your chocolate on a bowl over a pot of boiling water. Then take 2 Candycanes and crush them up adding them to your melted chocolate. Pour the melted chocolate into a baking tin lined with tin foil. To decorate the top crush the remaining Candycanes and use white chocolate to decorate. Leave the chocolate to harden at room and Ta Da! You’re done!
STAR SUGAR COOKIES
These cookies are super simple and taste delicious
WHAT YOU WILL NEED:
– Cup of butter
– 1 Cup of sugar
– 1 large egg
– 1 tablespoon of vanilla
– 2 teaspoons of baking powder
– 3 cups of flour
Cream the butter and sugar and whisk in the vanilla and egg. Mix all the dry ingredients and whisk in the butter and sugar. Roll out the dough and cut out shapes with cookie cutter. Heat the oven to 180 and cook for 7-10 minutes. Sprinkle with icing sugar and you’re done!
hope you guys enjoy!xx