Tasting the best of ‘European treats’


It’s time for a festive treat or two, says Penny Bunting, who also visits a post office that has a superb cafe!

FROM gingerbread men to mince pies: Christmas just wouldn’t be the same without a baked treat or two. Many of the cakes and biscuits that feature in our festivities originate from the UK. But there are also plenty of wonderful baked goods from continental Europe – and many are easy to buy in this country…