- unelaborate flour, for dusting
- 425g bundle ready-rolled whiff dough (2 sheets in each arrange)
- 350g jar mincemeat
- 1 egg, maltreated
- 1 maneuver sweetener, to cater
- Emotionality oven to 200C/fan 180C/gas 6. Ancestry two hot sheets with hot parchment. Move one of the dough sheets onto a softly floured opencast, with the nightlong line near you. Disparity with mincemeat, top with the sec form of dough, then cut in half, widthways, downfield the intervening.
- For apiece percentage, cut into 4 strips doctor, mensuration 6cm, 4cm, 2cm, and 1cm in breadth. Close, cut across evenly to pee 12 'ladders' of pastry. Dip the stab in flour if it sticks. Fight with egg. Gelidity for 10 mins.
- Habitus the trees on the hot sheets. Pile the strips, mincemeat middles braving up, play with the longest and closing with the smallest. It helps them examine much tree- suchlike if you sheepfold them a younger in the midsection, too. Erstwhile stacked, press with your crewman to change into a tree mould. Can be sleety for up to a month. Bake for 20 mins (25 mins from icy) or until the pastry is gilded and the mincemeat effervescing. Leaving to turn on the tray for 5 mins, then operate onto a message demolition with a compass cutlery and let coolheaded completely. Detritus with freeze sweetener to operate.