Category Archives: Christmas

AGA Chef Pad in Duck design by Betty Twyford

We are so pleased to announce our lovely AGA chef pads in our Duck design are coming back into stock by public demand!  They are beautifully made, with a terry cloth backing in a subtle duck egg blue and off white colouring.  They will go beautifully with the new and traditional AGA colours and make a cosy statement in your … Continue reading

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Christmas Entertaining – boxed Camembert with an orange cranberry infusion

Christmas Entertaining – boxed Camembert with an orange cranberry infusion Christmas Entertaining always brings with it a degree of finding something different and may I say, easy to produce. When Penny demonstrated to our Christmas audience in our lovey showroom they were intrigued by this idea.  So here it is:- Boxed baked camembert with gin and orange cranberries, toasted focaccia … Continue reading

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Christmas Entertaining – the countdown!

As promised, here is recipe no. 2 to help you to plan for a wonderful and delicious Christmas, cooked on your AGA. Here in the showroom, we take pleasure in cooking on our 5 oven Black Gas Dual control AGA.  The five oven gives the benefit of Roasting, Baking, Simmering and warming ovens. The recipe to day is Cranberry and … Continue reading

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AGA Portmeirion cranberry meringue

Festive Christmas Entertaining with Penny Zako

Festive Christmas Entertaining We held a wonderful Festive christmas Entertaining Demonstration in our massive showroom at Twyford Cookers. 32 guests arrived and were treated to festive drinks and ginger biscuits and brownies cooked by Lisa Caldicott, who has revealed to us all, she is a quality cook. However, Penny Zako, AGA Queen and ace demonstrator and cook, arrived to treat … Continue reading

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AGA Portmeirion cookware for Christmas

Festive Christmas Entertaining on the AGA

Festive Christmas Entertaining on the AGA We are delighted to welcome Penny Zako as our host and demonstrator for this years Christmas Entertaining Demonstration Penny develops fresh and modern festive recipes using key pieces from the new AGA cookshop collection She will demonstrate how to bake a boxed Camembert with gin and orange cranberries.   Toasted Focaccia dipping fingers accompany this … Continue reading

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Chocolate and Pear tartlets

I originally submitted this recipe to Live 24seven magazine for a Christmas edition, being ever so slightly sick of traditional Christmas type recipes. They are in fact suitable for any occasion (ok probably not a nut free/sugar free Vegan/ gluten intolerant convention…but anything else!)   You can make this as one large tart as shown here….either way delicious!   Chocolate … Continue reading

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Gingerbread Stars….good for decorating your tree at Christmas!

Gingerbread stars   Ingredients 350g/12oz plain flour 1 tsp bicarbonate of soda 2 tsp ground ginger 1 tsp ground cinnamon 125g/4½oz butter 175g/6oz soft brown sugar 1 free-range egg 4 tbsp golden syrup To decorate 150g/5oz white chocolate, melted Any cake sparkles you might like Method Break the chocolate up into a bowl and place on the back of the … Continue reading

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Favourite mango sausages

Favourite mango sausages   These are so easy. All you need are your favourite sausages. For us we get our butcher to make his famous Weobley whoppers up into smaller less whopperish versions. Cocktail sausages are perfect for this. 1 jar of mango chutney 1 tablespoon of sesame seeds   Line a roasting tin with bake o glide or baking … Continue reading

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Showing off…

I was asked if we could host a charity morning here at our showroom. A shopping event for lots of women and providing mince pies, tea and a big welcome. We can do that said I! It was mooted that as we are rather busy perhaps I should go to the supermarket and purchase said mince pies. I looked suitably … Continue reading

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Simple Christmas Chocolate Roulade.

This article appeared in Welsh Border Life this December…I thought I’d share it here too. Christmas time…mistletoe and wine… This Christmas I am that person I usually love to hate. That organised, already wrapped my presents in November, cooked ahead and frozen, smug, sanctimonious person we all know. That’s me now! And it feels GOOD! I’m twiddling my thumbs somewhat … Continue reading

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