Chewy molasses crinkle cookies, the cookie recipe that won't let you down. Perfectly spiced and quick to prepare and bake, the molasses keeps them irresistibly chewy for days.
This is my mom's all-time favourite cookie. And for good reason. It has that perfect combination read more
This month's topic for The Canadian Food Experience Project is all about regional Christmas traditions. Because molasses is such a part of the culinary history of Atlantic Canada, gingerbread cut-out cookies definitely have their place in our Region's Holiday traditions.
A little pumpkin goes a long way.
A big can of pumpkin lasts an awfully long time in our house if I don’t have a stash of pumpkin recipes at the ready when I open it. Leftover puree freezes well, I know, but I still prefer to use it all up within a week.
Making a dou read more
Lemon zucchini muffins are moist and not too sweet. Just a little molasses adds more depth to the flavour and the lemon zest gives them a great lift.
Back-to-school is a busy time, even if you don't have anyone in your house in school. When the calendar turns from Augus read more
Molasses Chicken Wings
18 chicken wings (approximately 4 pounds)
½ cup soy sauce
½ cup fancy molasses
12 garlic cloves, finely minced
½ Tbsp paprika
½ Tbsp cayenne pepper
¾ tsp salt
½ cup sweet chili sauce
1/3 cup dark Jamaican read more
Dry Garlic Spare Ribs
2 kg spare ribs
½ cup Fancy Molasses
½ cup brown sugar
2 cloves of garlic
3 tbsp soya sauce
1 tbsp dry mustard
Place spareribs in a large pot, cover with water and bring to a boil. Simm read more
When I was growing up there was a great bakery across from our dentist’s office, a real old fashioned, hole-in-the-wall, neighbourhood bakery. We’d sometimes stop in after our appointments for a treat. I remember being in awe of the place, filled wall-to-wall with cookies a read more
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
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