Tag: raisins

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Potatoes, Side Dishes

Sweet Potato Salad


The old potato salad gets a sweet, and healthy, update in this Sweet Potato Salad Recipe. This chilled salad, with raisins and pecans, is perfect for holiday gatherings and makes a great side dish for Easter dinner. Ingredients 6 cup fresh sweet potatoes, peeled and cubed 1 cup mayonnaise 1/2 […]

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Apples, Bakery, Desserts

Stuffed Apples Recipes


This Stuffed Apples Recipes combines freshly roasted chestnuts, raisins and cinnamon all baked in a buttery wine sauce for a rich and elegant dessert. Make as a special treat for formal autumn dinners. Ingredients 4 oz. dried chestnuts, roasted 1/3 cup soy milk 1/3 cup apple juice 5 Tbsp maple […]

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Apples, Crockpot

CrockPot Stuffed Apples


Stuffed Apples is a recipe that proves that anything you cook in a conventional oven can also be cooked in a crock pot. It is quick to prepare and once in the slow cooker you can forget about it. Ingredients 6 medium red tart apples 1 cup light brown sugar […]

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Bakery, Bread, Breakfast, Desserts

Irish Raisin Muffins


Don’t wait for St. Patrick’s Day to make these Irish Raisin Muffins. Substitute blueberries or dried cranberries instead of the raisins. Whatever you decide to use, they make the perfect breakfast muffin. Ingredients 1 C + 2 Tbsp flour 1/4 C + 1 t sugar, divided 1 t baking powder […]

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Pumpkin Muffins


This Pumpkin Muffin Recipe is simple to prepare and makes great snacks for packing with school lunches or with the morning cup of coffee. Yogurt keeps the muffins moist while golden raisins add sweetness to the tart seasonal spices of nutmeg and ginger. This versatile recipe also works well as […]

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Pistachio Cake with Marsala


Pistachio Cake with Marsala is a traditional Christmas dessert. Your shopping may not be done, but feeding families and friends takes priority. Time to roll up those sleeves and get busy. Ingredients 1 3/4 cups red glaze cherries, quartered 1 cup sultanas 3/4 cup chopped raisins 1 cup mixed peel […]

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Bakery, Bread, International, Irish

Marge’s Irish Soda Bread


Warning!  This Irish Soda Bread is addictive.  I’ve been making it for more than 20 years and can’t stop. It started innocently enough. “Would you like a slice of bread?” Marge wasn’t a pusher, not even pushy. She didn’t need to be: her bread spoke for itself. Just one taste and […]

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Homemade Granola


Homemade Granola makes a great breakfast as well as a delicious and healthy snack after school.  Make a batch of this nutritious granola that features coconut, sunflower seeds, almonds and pecans with tasty dried fruit and keep on hand for a quick morning meal when time is short. Ingredients 2 […]

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Breakfast, Snacks

Granola Recipe


This homemade Granola recipe is simple to prepare and makes a great snack as well as mix-in for cereal and yogurt. Pack with school lunches for a healthy treat. Ingredients 1/2 cup canola oil 1/2 cup honey 6 cups old-fashioned oats 1/3 cup bran 1/3 cup toasted wheat germ 1/2 […]

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Fruit Layer Cake


Fruit Layer Cake is simply two round sponge cakes with a fruity filling and a light, snow effect, frosting (icing) on top. The filling is flexible because we all have different tastes, but for the sake of simplicity this recipe is as I do it. Ingredients 4 1/2 ounces (125g) […]