Nov 16, 2022 3:35:59 PM

Festive Favourites Anyone Can Make

Topics: Christmas, Health and Wellbeing 0

There’s something quite special about this time of year that inspires many of us to get into the kitchen and cook up a storm. Whether it’s a long-held tradition or something new, to help get you into the festive spirit, we asked the Mortgage Express and Harcourts' teams to share a few of their own go-to festive recipes. We hope these delectable treats will inspire you to don your apron, roll up your sleeves, and create your own festive favourites.

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Vicky’s “Never-too-late Christmas Cake”

“Super-easy, this cake doesn’t need to be made months in advance! Bake just a couple of days beforehand and it still tastes fantastic. The trick is to ‘feed’ it generously every week - any whisky will do!”

Download the recipe here, contributed by Vicky Devine,, CEO Mortgage Express Australia

Karen’s Summer Cocktail

“A light, fruity and refreshing hummingbird cocktail that is everything we need heading into the festive season!”

Download the recipe here, contributed by Karen Laursen.  

Chilli Blue Swimmer Crab

“Get stuck into this hands-on festive feast – the spicier the better! Make sure to serve along with finger bowls, napkins and plenty of ice-cold wine!”

Download the recipe here, contributed by Lisa Bernacki, Operations Manager at Harcourts Alliance.

Maple, clove and cinnamon glazed ham

Nothing beats a delicious, glazed ham for a festive feast! Here’s an easy glazed ham shared by Irene Green founder of Inspirational Women.

Download the recipe here, contributed by Irene Green, Founder of Inspirational Women

Don’t forget to share snaps of your festive creations over on our Facebook page – we’d love to see what you do with our recipes!

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