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White Chocolate Peppermint Popcorn

White Chocolate Peppermint Popcorn

This white chocolate peppermint popcorn is a wonderful treat to make during the busy holiday season. In this recipe, the popcorn is covered with delicious white chocolate and it’s slightly minty with a touch of crushed peppermint candy. It’s really easy and quick to make too. Actually, the hardest part of making this snack is keeping everyone away from the popcorn until you can finish.

Baked Brie and Roasted Garlic

Baked Brie and Roasted Garlic

This baked brie and roasted garlic makes a simple, delicious appetizer. In this recipe, garlic is roasted with olive oil until golden, and so soft it spreads like butter. Then the garlic is spread onto lightly toasted baguette slices and topped with a generous amount of melted brie cheese. It’s a lovely appetizer for a holiday or cocktail party.

Mashed Potatoes

Mashed Potatoes

Mashed potatoes are a classic side dish; they’re a staple for sure on your holiday table and comfort food at its best! They’re pretty easy to make too, and in this recipe you’ll find simple tips to make the best mashed potatoes!

Broccoli Cheese Casserole

Broccoli Cheese Casserole

This broccoli cheese casserole is easy to make and perfect for Sunday dinner or a holiday feast. We use, a simple, steam-in-the-bag broccoli and pair it with a homemade cheese sauce. Then, it’s topped with buttery breadcrumbs and baked until golden and bubbly.

Cuban Roast Pork (Lechon Asado)

Cuban Roast Pork (Lechon Asado)

In Cuban Culture, roast pork (lechon asado) is the meal served on all special occasions. Christmas, Weddings, New Year’s… roast pork is on the menu. This is a traditional recipe using a homemade mojo marinade. Roast pork is a two-day event. The pork needs to marinate in the refrigerator overnight. Then you roast it, low and slow for hours.

Cold Buffalo Chicken Dip

Cold Buffalo Chicken Dip

This cold Buffalo chicken dip is an easy, no fuss appetizer that’s great for parties or game-day festivities. Shredded chicken breast is combined with cream cheese, sour cream, spices and plenty of hot sauce.

Hot Spinach Dip

Hot Spinach Dip

If you want a simple appetizer, this hot spinach dip is really easy to make and comes together quickly. Take some help from the market by using frozen creamed spinach, instead of starting from scratch. Add some spices, mozzarella cheese and bake. Serve the spinach dip with tortilla chips and salsa.

Peppermint Meringue Cookies

Peppermint Meringue Cookies

These peppermint meringue cookies are the perfect little sweet treat for the holidays. They’re pretty easy to make too, and only require a few ingredients. Another plus, you get a nice big batch, perfect for parties or to give as gifts.   Ingredients 4 Egg […]

Peppermint Bark

Peppermint Bark

This peppermint bark is an easy to make, delicious treat to enjoy this holiday season. It also makes a great homemade gift for friends and family. Use dark or milk chocolate, then swirl in white chocolate and top with crushed peppermint candies, super simple and […]

Sausage & Butternut Squash Skillet

Sausage & Butternut Squash Skillet

In this Fall inspired dish, savory sausage pairs beautifully with butternut squash and sweet apples. This is a great dinner or side dish to enjoy when the air starts to turn a little chilly and Fall is just around the corner. Serve the sausage butternut […]