Category: Entertaining Ideas

Beat the Winter Blues

Posted: Wednesday, February 4, 2015 in Baking, Chocolate!, Entertaining Ideas
I Love Baking

Beat the Winter Blues with Baking When the temperature hits single digits and the snow piles up, where are many people likely to spend their days? Under the covers hibernating, of course! Here at Clabber Girl we think there are better ways to spend the winter days. Sure the sun sets earlier and the wind…
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Big Game Bites

Posted: Monday, January 26, 2015 in Entertaining Ideas, Family-Friendly
Rex Coffee Drop Cookies

Getting ready for the big game? There are three essential tips for an unforgettable indoor tailgate – good game, clever commercials and fantastic food. Now, we can’t guarantee everyone a good game, especially with this year’s exciting lineup, nor can we assure you that every one of those infamous commercials will be worth the millions.…
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Exciting Sweet and Savory Combinations

Posted: Saturday, January 24, 2015 in Entertaining Ideas, Family-Friendly, Harvest Baking

  Doughnut Burger. (Do we even need to say more?) 2014 saw an explosion of sweet and savory combinations like chicken and waffles and chocolate-covered potato chips; how can we ever top those? Believe it or not, 2015 is set to get even more flavorful. Sweet and savory conversions are so delectable because they intrigue our…
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Top 10 Baking Trends from 2014

Posted: Tuesday, December 30, 2014 in Baking, Entertaining Ideas, Family-Friendly, Recipes
Top 10 Baking Trends from 2014

The New Year is nearly upon us, and amidst all the Yuletide merriment we all tend to both look forward and reflect on the past. In the Clabber Girl kitchen, it’s only natural to to associate some of our favorite memories with our favorite menus. The baking bliss really overtook us in 2014 with new…
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Beer Bread: Baking in the Spirit of Fall

  Even though Oktoberfest celebrations around the world came to a close, we’re still inspired to raise our glasses to new ways to enjoy beer – in our bread! From afternoon tailgating to Halloween parties and fall festivals, we welcome beer’s rich malt in the fall, often accented by seasonal flavors like pumpkin or warm vanilla. Whether…
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Graduation Party Ideas on a Budget

Posted: Thursday, May 29, 2014 in Baking, Entertaining Ideas

If you’re anything like us, you have a handful of graduation announcements and open house invitations posted all over the refrigerator door. Maybe you have a high school graduate this year yourself! If you’re in need of graduation party ideas, no need to search high and low for the best tips to keep costs down. Give your…
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Amaretto-Peach French Toast: Entertaining with the Diva of Do Ahead

Amaretto Peach French Toast

Last weekend, I invited guests for Sunday brunch and then wondered what to serve that could be ready quickly after church.   I turned to Perfect Party Food, All the Recipes and Tips You’ll Ever Need for Stress-Free Entertaining,* from the Diva of Do-Ahead Diane Phillips.  Diane is noted for her do-ahead recipes and having taken…
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