In Season | December

Summertime! | Although the weather is very confused at the moment, I am looking forward to the annual bounty of stone fruits and fresh salad ingredients. The veggie patch has loved the rain after a long dry winter and we are looking forward to home-grown tomatoes, lettuce and cucumbers.

DECEMBER | VEGETABLES & HERBS

  • Artichoke
  • Asparagus
  • Avocado
  • Basil
  • Beetroot
  • Broccoli
  • Corn
  • Chives
  • Coriander
  • Cucumber
  • Dill
  • Eggplant
  • Garlic
  • Green beans
  • Lettuce
  • Mint
  • Onion
  • Oregano
  • Peas
  • Potatoes
  • Silverbeet
  • Spinach
  • Sugar Snap Peas
  • Tomatoes
  • Zucchini

DECEMBER | FRUIT

  • Banana
  • Blueberry
  • Cherry
  • Grapefruit
  • Honeydew
  • Lemon
  • Lychee
  • Mango
  • Papaya
  • Pineapple
  • Rockmelon
  • Strawberry
  • Watermelon

More Christmas Recipes

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Sherry Trifle – Christmas Dessert

• Sherry Trifle - a traditional Christmas Dessert | As a teenager, I had a traumatic experience with a trifle that made me swear off them forever. Until I ran into Australian…
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December 22, 2016

Christmas Roast Secrets – pork crackle, gravy & crispy spuds

• Christmas Roast Secrets - pork crackle, gravy & crispy spuds | There are a few things you can do to ensure the success of your pork crackle. Firstly, the skin of…
Glazed Ham ChristmasPorkRecipes
December 22, 2016

Pineapple Glazed Ham

Serves as many people as you can invite over! Prep time | 15 minutes Cooking time | 3 hours Christmas Ham | I love to glaze my ham for Christmas day, but I prefer to eat it cold so…
ChristmasPorkRecipes
December 22, 2016

Christmas Ham – choosing, cooking, carving and storing

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December 11, 2012

Spiced Christmas Nuts Recipe

Makes 500g Prep time | 5 minutes Cooking time | 20 minutes (more…)
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December 21, 2011

4 sleeps to go – kids baking treats in the kitchen

I have finished up all my work commitments, and finally can turn my entire attention to our family’s Christmas preparations.  Hooray!  Later on tonight I’ll be wrapping presents but for…