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Easy Molasses Almond Tuiles - A festive golden cookie that’s lacy and crisp.

Easy Molasses Almond Tuiles

Easy Molasses Almond Tuiles - A festive golden cookie that’s lacy and crisp. Molasses almond tuiles is one of those Holiday cookie recipes that looks fiddly and impressive but really takes little effort. The batter mixes up quickly and goes a long way (this recipe makes read more

Get Grilling with our FREE BBQ Basics eBook

Our new BBQ Basics eBook makes it easy to get grilling   The BBQ eBook features 15 recipes for summer backyard favourites with a tasty twist. Many of the recipes offer easy variations to help you make them your own: Try different beer in the barbecue sauce, substitute read more
chocolate and molasses free eBook

Chocolate Meets Molasses in our New FREE eBook

Chocolate, meet molasses I have a cupboard full of dark chocolate for snacking and baking. My kids call it “Mommy Chocolate” and often ask if they can have a piece as a treat. They’ll swipe other things from the cupboard without asking (where have all the marshmallow read more
blueberry buttermilk cornbread

Blueberry Buttermilk Cornbread with Molasses

Moist and pleasantly sweet this blueberry buttermilk cornbread recipe is suitable for breakfast or even dessert. It's also delicious served alongside soup.  I found a lovely card with the saying "Your day will go in the direction that the corners of your mouth turn." I read more
Switchel, a refreshing energy drink made with molasses, cider vinegar, fresh ginger and lemon. Mixed with sparkling water, to taste, it’s a versatile drink mix for steamy summer days.

Switchel Recipe with Cider Vinegar & Molasses

Switchel, a refreshing energy drink made with molasses, cider vinegar, fresh ginger and lemon. Mixed with sparkling water, it’s a versatile drink for steamy summer days. Switchel is an old drink that farmers relied on during haying season. On those scorching summer days read more
Swedish Apple Pie - a rich and delicious pie that is really quite effortless.

Swedish Apple Pie (with a touch of molasses)

Last week I finally understood the old saying, “As easy as apple pie.” I love apple pie but I can’t say I’d ever consider it “easy”. Not that apple pie is really difficult to make but there is pastry to be made and chilled and rolled and crimped. Swedish Apple read more

Chocolate jumbos and warm-all-over molasses memories

  I love a good molasses story. They always involve happy memories of moms and grandmothers and what’s not to love about a story that makes you feel good all over? I bet you have your own molasses memories and may be reading this post will take you back to a warm kitc read more

Oatmeal Bread

Oatmeal Bread Ingredients: 2 tsp sugar 1 cup lukewarm water 2 pkg. yeast 2 cups rolled oats 3 cups boiling water 2/3 cup Fancy Molasses ¼ cup melted shortening 7 cups flour 4 tsp salt Directions: Mix sugar, water and yeast and let stand 10 m read more
chocolate swirl gingerbread

Chocolate Swirl Gingerbread Solves Everything

Chocolate Swirl Gingerbread looks fiddly but is oh so easy. The first cake I learned to bake was a Jell-O cake. It was a plain white sponge cake that you poked all over with a skewer and poured the hot Jell-O mixture over top so it seeped into all of the little holes. It k read more

Molasses Popcorn Balls

An old-fashioned treat that's easy to make.  Molasses Popcorn Balls Ingredients: 1½ cups Fancy Molasses ¾ cup sugar 1 tbsp butter or margarine 4 qts popped corn Directions: Combine Fancy Molasses, sugar and butter or margarine in a 2 qt. saucepan. D read more