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cornmeal molasses pancakes

Cornmeal Molasses Pancakes

Only seven more days of school before summer vacation officially begins. My son is in the midst of exams and my daughter has no more homework. Although their bodies are in the classroom each day I’m pretty sure their minds are already on vacation. Which brings me to breakf read more
Country Ham with Mustard & Molasses - The Kilted Chef

Country Ham with Mustard & Molasses

Your Easter ham couldn't be simpler, or more delicious, than this country ham with mustard and molasses. This country ham with mustard and molasses is a recipe from Chef Alain Bossé, also known as The Kilted Chef and is featured in his new cookbook, The Acadian Kitchen. I read more
10 easy appetizers

10 Easy Appetizers for New Year’s Eve

My go-to recipes for easy entertaining... Whether you’re hosting a crowd at your house this year, or heading off to a potluck-style celebration, having a stash of easy and delicious appetizer recipes can only add to the fun. And if you’re making a meal of nibbles you read more

Chewy Hermit Cookies with an Orange Glaze

You can never have too many recipes for hermit cookies One evening while freezing in the stands at our sons’ football game a friend and I got talking about cooking. And then we got talking about molasses which is how this five-star recipe made it into my hands. It seems read more
Sweet cornbread cake recipe with summer berries is extra moist and delicious.

Sweet Cornbread Cake Recipe with Summer Berries

Make sweet cornbread cake your new summer dessert. If you're a fan of cornbread you know that it has a natural, wholesome sweetness. Slathered with butter and a little jam or eaten plain alongside soup it's the only bread I know that can travel from breakfast to dinner to read more

Orange Glazed Ham

Orange Glazed Ham Turn ordinary ham into something special with this easy orange glazed ham recipe.  Makes a lovely main dish for Easter dinner or brunch. Ingredients: 2 to 3½ lb boneless cooked ham ½ cup frozen orange juice concentrated, thawed, undiluted ¾ cu read more
Rhubarb apple pie

Rhubarb Apple Pie

Rhubarb Apple Pie Ingredients: 4 cups diced rhubarb 4 cups diced apples 1½ cups sugar 1/3 cup flour 1 tsp cinnamon ½ cup Fancy Molasses 3 tbsp butter or margarine Pastry for 2, 2-crust, 9" pies Directions: Prepare 2 pastry lined pie plates. Mi read more
Meringues à la mélasse et aux noix et épices

Easy Molasses Walnut Meringues with Gingerbread Spices

I'm always amazed at bakers who create extra fancy sweets, the home cooks who make fantastically elaborate cakes and fiddly candies. Decorative details have never been my strength (probably why my cooking style tends to be on the rustic side.) Once in a while I have the ur read more