Christmas in Chandos Road

Join your neighbours for carols, mince pies and milled cider. We will also be challenging your mince pie making skills in our Chandos Mince Pie Bake-Off.
Poster for Christmas 2017

Mince pie instructions 2017. From Ms Barely Merry. Are you proud of your pastry? Does your baking take some beating? Come and display your talents at: Chandos Christmas on Saturday 2nd Dec 2017 Technical challenge: produce six mouth wateringly, delicious mince pies. Points for:  Light, firm bake without a soggy bottom in sight.  imaginative presentation  a great taste,  ease of handling, when wearing woolly mittens and juggling a glass of mulled wine at the same time   Basic guide for short crust pastry:half fat to flour. Ingredients: 225 grammes of plain flour; 100 grammes of margarine or spread suitable for baking 2-3 tablespoons of cold water. You can use shop bought mincemeat but please do not use any nuts as either filling or decoration.    Entries to be brought to Chums 22 Chandos Road by 3pm, judging at 4pm with the winner to be announced at the start of the Carols at 4.30pm Any unclaimed competition entries may be used to supplement the mince pies provided by Redland Bakery as refreshments for the Carol Singing at 4.30pm.


Author: ChandosNA

Chandos Neighbourhood Association