Other Holiday Recipes

Cranberry Salsa

Cranberry Salsa

A delicious, fresh salsa that can add tangy sweet flavor to a dip, burritos, rice & beans, or anything else that needs some zip. (Comes from Prevent and Reverse Heart Disease Cookbook.)

12 oz Cranberries (Fresh or Frozen)
3 Tbsp Lime Juice (fresh)
½ – ¾ … read more.

African-Inspired Squash

African-Inspired Squash

A delicious alternative for serving winter squash (butternut, acorn, hubbard, etc.) This is a family recipe brought out for the holidays for the past 20 years.

1 Large Butternut Squash, Pumpkin – or other winter squash – or equal amounts of Butternut Squash … read more.

Puttanesca Sauce

Puttanesca Sauce

This is a quick rich sauce that tastes like you spent the entire day making it up! All ingredients are approximate. Feel free to adjust to your taste.

1 28 oz can San Marzano tomatoes (very sweet). (If you don't have, add a … read more.

Gingered Cabbage Soup with Pork and Potatoes

Gingered Cabbage Soup with Pork and Potatoes

The ginger and lemon juice give this soup a bright flavor!

2 Tbsp Butter
1 Onion (Chopped)
1 Tbsp Fresh Ginger (Minced)
1 Fresh Ginger (2 inch, peeled, halved length wise, and smashed)
¾ lb Green Cabbage (about ¼ head, shredded about 3 … read more.

Plum Pudding (aka “Figgy Pudding”)

 

Plum Pudding (aka “Figgy Pudding”)

A traditional British Holiday treat

1 cup Finely Chopped Beef Suet (or unsalted butter)
2 cups Bread Crumbs (Fine)
1 cup Sugar
1 cup Milk
1 pint Flour
1 cup Seedless Raisins
1 cup Dried Currants
1 cup Chopped Almonds
½ cup Citron (sliced thin)
1 tsp Salt
1 tsp Cloves
2 … read more.

Betty’s Holiday Yams

 

Betty’s Holiday Yams

A yummy variation on the yam theme!

2 17 ounce Cans of Yams (or 1- 40 oz can of Bruce's Yams)
⅓ cup Brown Sugar (packed)
⅓ cup Chopped Pecans
½ tsp Cinnamon
¼ tsp Salt
2 Apples; peeled and thinly sliced (Granny Smith preferred. 2 large/3 medium)
Salt … read more.