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15 deliciously festive fruit mince recipes to make this Christmas

There's nothing quite as festive as the aroma of gently-spiced fruit mince drifting through the house! From classic mini pies to a stunning tart with meringue topping, these are our favourite ways to jazz up the Christmas favourite.

By Harriet Keown
To learn how to make the perfect batch of festive mince pies, watch our video below or discover Sophie Gray's handy guide here.
Plus, try our gorgeous recipe for cranberry and apple fruit mince if you want to have a go at making Christmas mince from scratch - but make sure you get started early!
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    Chocolate fruit mince tarts

    Add a chocolatey twist to a Christmas classic with this chocolate fruit mince tarts recipe! Delight your family and friends with this perfect sweet treat for the festive season

    Woman's Day (NZ edition)|

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    Mini fruit mince cakes

    With just 15 minutes baking time there's no need for these fruit mince cupcakes to merely be enjoyed at Christmas. Treat yourself all year long!

    Australian Women's Weekly|

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    Fruit mince bread

    This spiced, slightly boozy fruit mince bread is just the ticket if you're looking for some raisin bread or toast with a bit of oomph. Serve it fresh or toasted with lashings of butter.

    Australian Women's Weekly|

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    Fruit mince pikelets

    These little fruit mince pikelets are simply divine!

    Australian Women's Weekly|

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    Fruit mince pie pops

    These decadent bite sized cakes will leave an explosion of flavour in your mouth with every nibble. Perfect to serve at Christmas time, we've combined fragrant fruit mince pies with sweet, creamy melted chocolate.

    Australian Women's Weekly|

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    Peach and fruit mince tarts

    These classic traditional fruit mince pies get a contemporary revival with chopped fresh peaches. The little ones can help by cutting out the stars.

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    Fruit mince tarts

    Perfect for Christmas, experience wonderfully spiced fruit mince oozing out of this golden, crumbly pastry upon each mouthful.

    Woman's Day|

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    Christmas mince slab

    Here’s Nici Wickes' fast and fabulous alternative to making individual Christmas mince pies. This Christmas mince slab recipe is perfect for the whole family to enjoy this festive season

    New Zealand Woman's Weekly|

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    Christmas mince slice

    If you’re over making individual fiddly tarts, then give this Christmas mince slice a go.

    New Zealand Woman's Weekly|

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    Christmas fig mince pies

    Delight your family with these homemade Christmas mince pies. We've combined figs, cranberries and raisins to create a wonderfully sweet filling for these beautiful tarts.

    Australian Women's Weekly|