Essential food for xmas?

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  1. Mummy2B21

    Mummy2B21 Mum of Two

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    Writing my first xmas food shop, what do you eat over xmas for snacky type food, food you pick at, nibbles ect..
    Give me lists pleassse... :)
     
  2. mandy81

    mandy81 Well-Known Member

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    Turkey
    potates
    veg
    biscuits
    milk
    bread
    stuffing
    drinks
    toilet roll :haha:
    something for desserts

    thats all I can think of right now, I'm also wondering why the hell my food shopping comes to so much every year :haha:
     
  3. mandy81

    mandy81 Well-Known Member

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    Ok as you can tell I didn't read the post very well !!! lmao

    I will start again lol
     
  4. cookielucylou

    cookielucylou Well-Known Member

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    Ohh brilliant thread, I was thinking about starting something similar.
    -ritz crackers
    -chocolate fingers
    -nuts
    -pringles
    -crisps and dips
    -cheese and crackers
     
  5. Blah11

    Blah11 ☼ Mummy to Amelie ☼

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    Mince pies
    Chocolates
    Pretzels
    Cheese
    Dips and crisps
    Pate for toast
    Pickled onions
    Cold meat
    Sausage rolls
    Breadsticks
    Biscuits

    Etc
     
  6. TwilightAgain

    TwilightAgain LTW for our LO <3

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    Swiss roll
    Mini pizzas
    Popcorn chicken
    Mini sausage rolls
    Hotdogs/sausages on sticks
    Peanuts
    Crisps

    All I can think of at the mo :)
     
  7. shambaby

    shambaby hayden's personal chef

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    tin of chocs (i like roses best)
    chocolate biscuits
    bombay mix
    pringles
    mince pies (for hubby - i can't stand them)
    nuts
    and i always make a huge batch of gingerbread - we keep some, and give some away to family and friends. it always makes me feel really christmassy :thumbup:
     
  8. Stef

    Stef Mummy to Olivia & PG #2

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    Cold meats
    pickled onions
    sausage rolls (home made)
    Chicken Goujons (home made)
    big bags of kettle chips
    M&S mini party foods, like the mini pies etc (which are on 3 for 2 atm)
    Lindt Lindor chocolate balls (YUM)
    Chocolate Orange
    Dips
    short bread

    and lots of alcohol :)

    xx
     
  9. Twinkl3

    Twinkl3 DD - 2014 ♡ DS - 2018

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    Mince pies
    Chocolates (Roses, quality street)
    After 8's
    Nuts (Pistachio, Roasted, Salted, Cashew)
    Pringles
    A mixture of hard boiled and soft sweets
    Shortbread (My mum only buys this at christmas)
    Cookies
    Cocktail sausages
    Mini sausage rolls
    Pork pies
    Twigglets
    Cheese & crackers
    Bread sticks & dip
    Cupcakes

    Thats all I can think of for now, we don't get all of that by the way it's just some ideas for you :dohh:
     
  10. superbecks

    superbecks Well-Known Member

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    Sarnie meats+pickles
    cracking nuts+ peanuts
    shortbread
    tin of quality street
    breadsticks/crisps/dips
    after eights
    pate/cheese/crackers
    and baileys! x
     
  11. Nats21

    Nats21 Well-Known Member

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    We get -

    crackers box
    tin of chocolates
    box of nibbles - those fish and chips/pretzels selections
    mince pies
    nuts
    choc fingers
    pringles
    dips
    after eights

    xx
     
  12. Taurustot09

    Taurustot09 Well-Known Member

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    :xmas14 turkey with all the trimmings:)
    mince pies
    cream/custard
    pringles, cheese balls, nuts
    dips
    christmas cake slices
    yule log
    sasauge rolls ect
    cheesey breaded nibbles
    cheeseboard
    posh crackers lol
    ham,turkey cold meats
    prawns,pickles ect
    nice tin of biscuits

    wonders why she has a weight problem!
     
  13. DebzD

    DebzD Mummy of 2 lovely girlies

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    Nuts
    crisps
    twiglets
    olives
    pickled gherkins
    mini cheddars
    pickled onions
    pork scratchings
    snack pots of garlic (don't judge me - it's yum!)
    tin of chocs
    sausage rolls
    chicken goujons ~or similar
    mince pies
    choc tree decorations!
     
  14. mum22ttc#3

    mum22ttc#3 Mum of 3

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    For us its
    Cheeselets
    Twiglets
    Pringles
    Cheese biscuits
    Chesse straws
    Toblerone
    Terry's chocolate orange
    Matchmakers
    After eights
    Tin's of chocolates
    Jelly babies
    Liqurice allsorts
    Shortbread
    Peanuts
    Pistachio nuts

    Basically all junk. :thumbup:
     
  15. country_girl8

    country_girl8 Well-Known Member

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    yule log
    peanuts
    pringles
    doritos
    choc fingers
    shortbread
    mince pies
     
  16. Kate&Lucas

    Kate&Lucas & OH & Mush

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    Fruit and nut mixes, prawns, crackers/biscuits (the nicest EVER are Duchy cheese nibbles), mini sausages, pickled onions, strange cheeses :)
     
  17. danniemum2be

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    cold meats
    cheese
    crackers
    pate
    turkey
    potatoes
    goose fat
    veg
    pigs in blankets
    stuffing
    cranberry sauce
    prawns
    seafood sauce
    salad
    yule log
    mince pies
    cream
    brandy butter
    bucks fizz
    wine
    beer
    pop
    milk
    bread
    butter
    loo roll
    pringles
    nuts
    pretzels
    after eight mints
    twiglets
    chocolates
    biscuits
    party food
    breadsticks
    dips
    pork pie
    mini sausages
     
  18. Blah11

    Blah11 ☼ Mummy to Amelie ☼

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    Lol @ goose fat
     
  19. Laura2919

    Laura2919 Team Twilight!!

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    CHOCOLATE :xmas13:

    Then:
    Chocolate
    Chocolate
    Chocolate
    Twiglets
    Chocolate
    And then some other bits :xmas13:
     
  20. Lotty

    Lotty Mummy Of A Little Boy

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    Oh my goodness NOM NOM :haha:

    Everything everyone else has put :)
     
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