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Molasses and Soy Glazed Scallops

Molasses and Soy Glazed Scallops Ingredients: 1 cup (250 mL) Crosby's fancy molasses 6½ tbsp (100mL) Japanese-style Soy Sauce 5 tsp (25 mL) sesame oil 1 tsp (5 mL) orange zest 20 sea scallops sea salt cracked black pepper Directions: Mix molas read more

Orange Spice Molasses Cookies a homemade gift idea

A homemade cookie mix for a classic molasses cookie with a delightful orange twist. A homemade cookie mix makes a delicious gift. I love giving delicious gifts. And I like practical gifts too, the sort of thing that's not going to get tucked in a closet and forgotten about. Th read more
Crème glacée non barattée au gingembre et au caramel

Double Ginger Caramel Swirl No Churn Ice Cream (+ video)

If you can whip cream and have a freezer, you can make homemade ice cream. No ice cream maker required with this easy ginger caramel no-churn recipe Our quick two-minute video shows just how simple it is to make ice cream at home. It was my mom’s idea to combine ginger and read more
Top 12 molasses recipes of 2018

Top 12 Molasses Recipes of 2018

If you crave comfort food then you'll love our top molasses recipes of 2018. Muffins, gingerbread cake, baked beans and brown bread all top our bakers-dozen of most-viewed recipes on this website in 2018. The more things change the more they stay the same... When I tall read more
Apple cider pumpkin muffins are refined-sugar-free - sweetened only with molasses and maple syrup.

Apple Cider Pumpkin Muffins are Refined Sugar Free

Apple cider pumpkin muffins are refined-sugar-free - sweetened only with molasses and maple syrup. Pumpkin and apple are a great combination. The flavours both go well with spice and adding diced apples to the batter helps keep the muffins from feeling too dense. The apple read more

Apple cake with molasses cider glaze

This time of year I’m always on the lookout for apple recipes. With local apples in markets everywhere it’s hard to resist buying them by the bushel. The other night I combed through my mom’s big recipe binder and I came across this recipe.  It’s a tender, coffee-styl read more

Mini gingerbread whoopie pies

Baking with children is such a delight. My kids have always loved to cook alongside me but now that they’re older (10 and 13) they can do most of the work. All of the work really, but we still share the measuring and mixing. "Bake chocolate cookies mommy? Bake chocolate co read more
Quick pickled onions are mellow and tart with the fresh taste of lime juice and just a hint of savoury sweet from molasses.

Quick Pickled Onions for a Taste of Spring

A speedy way to give your main dish meal a spring touch. Quick pickled onions are mellow and tart with the fresh taste of lime juice and just a hint of savoury sweet from molasses. They’re just the thing for an early spring barbecue or any fresh-tasting meal that has read more
sticky toffee pudding with rich toffee sauce

Swoon-Worthy Sticky Toffee Pudding

A Valentine’s Day dessert to make you swoon. This little cupcake-style sticky pudding can be deceiving.  Just when you think it’s looking very much like a regular cake with a lovely tender crumb you take a bite and go flying off to heaven. The texture is exquisite with th read more
How to make a Gingerbread House: recipes and hints and tips for putting it all together.

How To Make A Gingerbread House | Tips & Recipes

  For four years running my neighbour, Susannah Munroe, has made the gingerbread creation for our annual event, Crosby’s Gingerbread Trail. It’s a magical journey of gingerbread creations in uptown Saint John, NB. Susannah’s creations are always impressive wi read more