Category: Seasonal Baking

Reinvent the Turkey: Thanksgiving Leftovers

Posted: Wednesday, November 26, 2014 in Holidays to Remember, Seasonal Baking
One Skillet Chicken Turkey Pot Pie

You do all that work, spend all that time creating the perfect holiday meal, and there always seems to be enough food for the whole neighborhood. Traditional family dishes mix with new recipes, just like new family members blend right in with the aunts and uncles who have been bringing laughter to the table for…
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Bake, Freeze, Reheat, Repeat – Fix and Freeze Meals

Posted: Monday, November 10, 2014 in Baking, Recipes, Seasonal Baking
Italian Roasted Butternut Squash Soup

  With our double-booked days and over packed calendars, it’s amazing we remember to breathe, let alone eat. If the time it takes to prepare the dinner menu is becoming a nightly dilemma, don’t let yourself resort to the drive-thru. There’s hope! Time to try your hand at fix and freeze meals. Freeze and Bake…
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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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Secrets to Using a Cast-Iron Skillet

Posted: Monday, October 6, 2014 in Baking, Biscuits, Cake, Cooking, Dessert, Recipes, Seasonal Baking

Inexpensive and durable, naturally nonstick and nearly indestructible, cast-iron skillets are a kitchen essential. They last for generations, so the same skillet that brought you grandma’s juicy fried chicken now helps you whip up a decadent Apple Pecan Skillet Cake. The best part? The more you use it, the better it gets. Cast-irons season over time. The…
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How to Infuse Maple Syrup

Posted: Friday, September 12, 2014 in Baking, Cooking, Kitchen Tips/Tricks, Recipes, Seasonal Baking

Few things are as satisfying as made-from-scratch breakfasts on weekend mornings. A sizzling griddle, the smell of coffee enveloping the kitchen, shamelessly wearing pajamas until noon – what’s not to love? Whether your go-to breakfast is pancakes, waffles, or some sweet, magical hybrid (Handle the Heat combines waffles and doughnuts!), the common ground is passing…
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Happy Zucchini Day!

Posted: Friday, August 8, 2014 in Baking, Harvest Baking, Holidays to Remember, Seasonal Baking
Zucchini group from marketplace

Happy Zucchini Day! If you’re looking for a way to celebrate this versatile, nutrient veggie, how about cooking or baking with it? Sweet or savory, main dish or dessert, light or hearty…whatever you crave, we’ve got you covered.  So go forth and celebrate summer! Soups and Stews: A vegetable like zucchini holds up well in…
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Summer Baking With Blueberries

Posted: Thursday, July 3, 2014 in Baking, Baking with Fruit, Healthy Eating, Seasonal Baking

Did you know that blueberries are so phenomenal that an entire month is dedicated to celebrating this super fruit? That’s right – July is National Blueberry Month and we know a thing or two about how to maximize the benefits of this tiny little fruit that packs plenty of power. Native to North America, blueberries…
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