You thought I was referring to Santa didn’t you? It’s a bit early doors isn’t it – have you already been sipping at the Eggnog and Mulled Wine already? My postie has been a little lackadaisical again, so I decided to double the deliciousness and bring you two, yes two, months of tasty European treats that have winged their way to my doorstep.
With a plethora of treats, I adored my October penpal parcel – full of so many fascinating flavours &
tasty treats. The dried Peach halves are scrumptious, Lime white chocolate was a revelation and I could barely wait to brew a cup of that delicious smelling
fruit tea. Julia’s beautifully written recieps inspired us to try fresh tabbouleh for dinner which was a
delicious change, and that lip balm was beautiful, and perfect in the wintery cold we’ve had lately.
Wait, did I mention the sweets she included for Mr Kiwi? Incredible more-ish marzipan and nougat bites.
Then came the second bumper box of goodies – sent by Judith, a Dutch blogger living in Sweden, I was blown away by the array of goodies that tumbled onto my floor.
Missing the best Ryvita in the world (that is Ryvita eaten on a Norwegian waterfront for breakfast before going on a breathtaking fjord cruise) the foodie penpal psychic link seems to have kicked in again, with Judith’s delicious Swedish parcel…
…allowing me to recreate my delicious gluten-free breakfast feasts. She also sent a pack of scrummy gingerbread biscuits currently bashed and sitting in my fridge making my favourite cheese cake, a pack of fascinating crispbreads, a mouthwatering bar of Daim…
… and a very festive pack of marshmallows. Suffice to say they didn’t last very long with our piping hot cups of hot chocolate. Melty goodness.
Thank you both for my delicious parcels of european travel. You’re the best.