Sweets

Lemon Posset with Raspberries
Round off your festive meals with this easy-to-prepare dessert from chef Gary Rhodes' kitchen
Gary Rhodes' Mini Frangipane Mince Pies
Celebrity Chef and restaurateur, Gary Rhodes shares his recipe for his delectable mini frangipane mince pies
Swedish Saffron Buns
Also known as Lussebulle, these saffron buns are a Swedish Christmas tradition. Make yours at home with this tasty recipe by Jenny Rockstrom
Coconut Pie
Namrata makes one half of Dubai's popular blogging duo: She said, She said. Here, she shares her recipe for a festive coconut pie
Linzer Christmas Biscuits
Lenka, who is from the Czech Republic, shares her recipe for her family's traditional Linzer Christmas Biscuits
French Spice Cakes (pain d'epices)
This spicy gingerbread loaf by Edwina Salvatori is bursting with warm flavours of nutmeg and ginger - perfect for the festive season
Mexican Wedding Cakes
Although named Mexican wedding cakes, it's believed these cookies originated in the Middle East. Their snowy exterior makes them the perfect Christmas treat.
Lebkuchen
Found in practically every Christmas market in Germany, why not make these traditional gingerbread cookies at home with the kids.
Spinneys Extra Mature Cheddar Shortbread
Turn our award-winning extra mature cheddar into a tasty, crumbly snack
Vegan Coconut and Raspberry Pavolva Wreath
In search of the perfect vegan dessert? Try this delicious coconut & raspberry pavlova wreath
Legeimat
This traditional Emirati recipe has been personalised with the addition of mozzarella cheese by Zahra Al Nahdi. This pastry is a delicious and traditional sweet similar to doughnuts and is often served during Ramadan and special occasions
Phirni
Looking for no-fuss Diwali dessert ideas? Chef Ajay Negi from Taj Dubai's Bombay Brasserie has easy treats that can be prepared in advance for any unannounced guests or untimely cravings.