Star-Topped Mince Pies:This is the way I make my mince pies, and there is no changing me or them: they are small, to be popped straight into the mouth in one go; the pastry is plain, the better to contrast with the rich, fruited filling; and they have not full casings but little stars as lids, which makes them look beautiful and taste flutteringly light.
Pomegranate is a powerful anti-oxidant rich fruit that also contains important fatty acids for brain health. Check out this delicious salad recipe to use your leftover chicken or turkey combined with pomegranate. It can also be enjoyed without the meat for a yummy vegetarian/vegan dish. Enjoy!
This Strawberry Jalapeno Salsa is really really good ~ juicy strawberries are tossed with lime, cilantro and finely minced red onion, with the added kick of jalapeño. You can use it on fish, tacos, chicken, meats, or just scoop it up with chips. It’s the perfect spring appetizer!