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Recipes

Cheddar Christmas trees

Serves 4

Cheddar Christmas trees

Ingredients

  • 1 large block of Cheddar cheese
  • 1 small tub of fresh pomegranate seeds
  • Cocktail sticks

Method

  • Cut the Cheddar into 1 inch thick slices and then cut into Christmas tree shaped triangles. Cut small cubes of cheese for the base of each tree.
  • Use a cocktail stick to scrape tiny holes in the cheese and push a pomegranate seed into each hole to look like baubles. Then push a cocktail stick up the centre of the tree and secure the other end of the cocktail stick into a cheese cube to stand upright.
  • Arrange onto serving platters and garnish with pieces of fruit.

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