from by Nigella Lawson Serves 6-8 Ingredients: 2 kgs butternut squash 3 tbsp olive oil 6 stalks fresh thyme (or 1/2 teaspoon dried thyme)

From Serves 8 Ingredients: 1-1/2 cup (375 ml) all-purpose flour 1/2 tsp salt 1/4 cup cold butter, cubed 1/4 cup lard or cold butter,

From Delia Smith’s Christmas by Delia Smith Serves 8 Ingredients: 4 Bramley apples, weighing about 560gms in total 225gm mincemeat (Commercial) Grated zest of 1

From Nigella Christmas by Nigella Lawson Serves 10 to 12 (slices) Ingredients: Cake: 150g dark chocolate, chopped 150g soft butter 6 eggs 250g sugar 1