Attention to the little details distinguishes the ordinary hostess from a truly extraordinary hostess.
Make up the nibbles – bacon wrapped dates with goat’s cheese for example or sausages in filo ready for baking.
Try this easy recipe for Cheese Straws and you’ll never have to worry about being caught snack short over the festive season.
Giant Cheese Straws with Caraway and Dijon Mustard
Brush the pastry with the egg wash sprinkle over the cheese and caraway seeds. Cut into long straws. Bake until well risen.
Seriously, this couldn’t be simpler or tastier!