14 of the best Bonfire Night treats | Checkout 2014


We pick our favourite cosy Bonfire Night treats. Click on the blue links to buy!

1) Bonfire Night doesn’t have to be hot with Mackie’s Indulgent Toffee Apple Dairy Ice Cream rippled with toffee sauce and apple pieces. £3.49, ocado.com

2) Lapsang gets its smoky tones by being left to dry naturally, the leaves are smoked over glowing pine branches and then fired and rolled. Twinings Smoky Lapsang Tea, £2.49, ocado.com

3) Rekorderlig’s Winter Cider is spiced with apple and infused with cinnamon and vanilla, try it served hot with an orange slice for the perfect winter warmer. £2, or buy any 3 for £5, sainsburys.co.uk

4) One of the loveliest things about this time of year is toffee apples. Click here for this easy Sainsbury’s recipe. sainsburys.co.uk

5) I can’t deny it was the Bambi-esque packaging that made me fall in love with these fluffy Mami marshmallows. £2.60, sainsburys.co.uk

6) We’ve been trying to get our hands on these Co-operative Limited Edition Truly Irresistible Bonfire Bangers for THREE years now. Packed with Bramley apples, black treacle, Demerara sugar and cinnamon and British outdoor-bred higher-welfare Hampshire-breed pork, yum! 2 packs for £5, co-operativefood.co.uk

7) Cute packaging alert again – love this Georgia Moon Corn Whiskey in a Mason jar and aged for less than 30 days, this clear Kentucky spirit gives a nod to the illegal moonshine days. £23.15, amazon.co.uk

8) Every BBQ-loving man needs one of these – a PolyScience Smoking Gun. Add smokey flavours to meats, fish and even desserts. Or if you really want to show off – theatrical effects on drinks and cocktails. £49.99, nisbets.co.uk

9) Head down to the PRIMO bar at the Park Plaza Westminster hotel for a Smoky Negroni and/or the Smoky Old Fashioned primobar.co.uk

10) For lazy folk, try this ready-to-serve Drambuie Hot Apple Toddy – a blend of Drambuie and apple juice designed to be heated up and mixed with a cinnamon stick and a slice of lemon, easy! £9.50, asda.com

11) Colgin Liquid Smoke does exactly what it says on the bottle, it’s entirely natural, with no additives or preservatives. Colgin is a huge name in American smoke products – their first smokehouse was built way back in 1869. We love it in Boston Baked Beans or you can even add a (very small) splash to cocktails. £2.75, souschef.co.uk

12) Satisfy your sweet tooth with Hope & Greenwoods Terrific Toffee in butter, chocolate and treacle flavours £2.99, hopeandgreenwood.co.uk

13) We bought a mini fryer a year ago so we can make our own donuts. We have used it once, easier to get ASDA Chosen by you Heat & Eat 10 Mini Donuts. Simply heat, sprinkle over the sugar and serve, super lazy. 90p, asda.com

14) Bonfire Night isn’t complete without sparklers, grab them online now for this ridiculous price. £3.25,  amazon.co.uk