Join us via Zoom, for V for Life's next virtual lunch club, Tuesday 13 December at 1pm. Dig out your Santa hat and tinsel and join us to celebrate the festive season with a tasty Christmas meal and lots of festive fun!
*Please note one-off change of date because of Christmas holidays.
Check out the recipes below, buy your ingredients and cook the dishes on the day ready for the lunch club at 1pm.
For the mushroom pudding:
You will also need four pudding moulds, approximately 5cm deep x 8cm across
For the fruit cake:
For the syllabub:
1 clementine, cut into very thin slices, to decorate
Talk cookery, recipes and more, and meet likeminded people from across the UK.
If you'll struggle to cook on the day, feel free to join with a cup of tea or whatever you're having for lunch that day. Or just pick one of the quicker recipes and prepare that.
Open to vegetarians, vegans and meat reducers aged 65 and over.
Email firstname.lastname@example.org to find out more, or to book your place and get the Zoom link and password. Or call the VfL office on 0161 257 0887.
If you're on Facebook don't forget to join the virtual lunch club group here.
If technology and Zoom in particular are new to you, and you need technical advice visit https://www.abilitynet.org.uk/ call 0800 048 7642. (Please note that this number is in no way related to V for Life, and AbilityNet will have no knowledge of the lunch club). You could also email email@example.com for help.
If you're already tech savvy, all you'll need to do is open the Zoom link in your internet browser and join the meeting. Make sure that your audio and video are switched on. We'll be happy to talk you through all of this on the day or in advance.