Tag: Gingerbread

Dec 01

How to Make Festive Christmas Bath Bombs

Bath bombs are an excellent choice for a handmade Christmas gift or stocking stuffer. It’s a good idea to make a big batch at the beginning of the Christmas season to keep on hand for hostess gifts or last minute office gift exchanges. There are a lot of creative ways to decorate your bath bombs …

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Nov 29

Spread Holiday Cheer with Gingerbread Butter

‘Tis the season of baking delicious desserts and pastries filled with festive flavours. For many of us, it’s a time to bake and fill our cookie tins with the traditional holiday taste of gingerbread. This year, try experimenting the flavours of gingerbread in more than just cookies. Follow this recipe to purée the perfect gingerbread …

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Nov 11

Christmas Cookie Recipe: Whole Wheat Gingerbread Cookies

This traditional festive cookie incorporates whole wheat flour to provide a fiber boost without compromising flavor or texture. Whole wheat gingerbread cookies Prep time: 30 minutes Chill time: 1 hour Bake time: 9 minutes Yields: approximately 6 dozen (72) cookies Ingredients: • 1 cup (250 mL) unsalted butter, softened • 1 cup (250 mL) packed …

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Nov 29

Bake the best gingerbread ever

Baking seasonal treats is a primary part of the holiday tradition – and not only is homemade gingerbread a crowd pleaser at any function, the spicy aroma is bound to inspire budding bakers as well. “Holiday baking is fun for the whole family, mainly because everyone knows how tasty all the effort will be,” says …

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Nov 29

Unique gingerbread dip a must-try for holiday entertaining

Whether you’re hosting a fun and festive party or looking for the perfect end to a dinner with family, this tasty twist on gingerbread is an unexpected dessert that will leave everyone delighted. Lightly sweetened with naturally-sourced stevia and served with your favourite fruit, this calorie-conscious dip tastes deceivingly indulgent but won’t add those dreaded …

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Nov 09

Reduced Sugar Gingerbread Cookies

Many Canadians enjoy baking during the holidays, but we are often concerned about eating too much sugar. Now there is an easy way to enjoy these treats and also reduce your sugar intake. By substituting the sugar ingredient in your recipes with the new Truvia Baking Blend (a combination of sugar with a stevia-based calorie-free …

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Sep 10

Holiday Dessert Recipes From Around the Globe

What better time than the winter holiday season to indulge your craving for a superb dessert. Fortunately, there are hundreds to choose from, many of which are not as fattening as you might imagine. – Yuletide Gingerbread For a traditional American treat, bake some gingerbread. Ingredients: 2 eggs 1/4 cup molasses 1/2 tbsp butter 1/2 …

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