Category Archives: Holiday Dishes

HAM AND SWISS STUFFED APPLES

Apples stuffed with ham, Swiss cheese, apple pulp and more. Drizzled with apple juice. Baked in an edible apple bowl. HAM AND SWISS STUFFED APPLES 4 large Golden Delicious apples 1 tablespoon butter 2 cups diced fully cooked ham 1 cup crushed Ritz crackers 1 tablespoon chopped fresh chives 1/4 teaspoon ground nutmeg 4 ounces shredded […]

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APRICOT-PISTACHIO ROLLED PORK

This will impress more than just your taste buds, it looks fabulous too. APRICOT-PISTACHIO ROLLED PORK 4 pound pork boneless top loin roast (have the butcher cut it for you, lengthwise) 1/2 cup chopped dried apricots 1/2 cup chopped pistachio nuts 2 cloves garlic, finely chopped 1/4 teaspoon salt 1/4 teaspoon pepper 1/4 cup apricot […]

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GHOST MERINGUES

Chocolate Dipped Spooky Meringues I have a haunted kitchen with little ghosts everywhere.  If one gets caught, it quickly disappears.  Such sweet little bites. Even some of my old recipes books are haunted! Ghost Meringues 2 egg whites, room temperature pinch of salt pinch of cream of tartar 3/4 cup powdered sugar, sifted jumbo Nonpareils candy […]

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HALLOWEEN TREATS

 Candy Corn Chocolate Bars and Ghostly S’mores My friends from high school shared these great ideas with me for Halloween. My senior year in high school would not have been as fun as it was without Krissy and Wendie. ~ Homemade Butterfingers using Candy Corn.   This recipe gave me a reason to actually buy Candy […]

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CRANBERRY GLAZED TURKEY WITH CRANBERRY STUFFING

HAPPY THANKSGIVING Cranberry-Apple Glazed Turkey with Cranberry Stuffing Please join me for the Holiday CRANBERRY STUFFING 1 cup butter 2 cups chopped celery 1/4 cup finely chopped onion 9 cups soft bread cubes 1/2 cup dried cranberries 1 1/2 tablespoons dried sage leaves 1 teaspoon dried thyme leaves 1 1/2 teaspoons salt 1/2 teaspoon pepper […]

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