Our Favorite Holiday Recipes!

Apple Baked Christmas Ham Ingredients: 1 large pre-cooked holiday ham 5 cups apple juice 1/4 teaspoon ground cloves 1/2 light brown sugar 1/4 cup water Directions: Preheat oven to 325 degrees. Clean ham and remove skin. Place in a roasting pan. Pour apple juice, cloves and brown sugar over the top; cover. Bake per package [...]

Homemade Marshmallows


Homemade Marshmallow from Serendipity Sundaes Ingredients (makes 80 small marshmallows) Oil for greasing the pan and the knife or pizza cutter 1 cup confectioner’ sugar plus extra for dusting 1 3/4 cups granulated sugar 1 cup light corn syrup 3 (1/4 ounce) envelopes unflavored gelatin 1 tablespoon vanilla extract Drop of food coloring (optional) 1/2 [...]

Raspberry Truffle Fudge


INGREDIENTS 3 cups semi-sweet chocolate chips 1 (14 ounce) can sweetened condensed milk 1 1/2 teaspoons vanilla extract salt to taste 1/4 cup heavy cream 1/4 cup raspberry flavored liqueur 2 cups semi-sweet chocolate chips DIRECTIONS Spray a 9×9 inch pan with non-stick cooking spray, and line with wax paper. In a microwave-safe bowl, combine [...]

Colorful (and easy) Popcorn Balls


Popcorn balls are a big hit with children and these are easy enough that you can make them for any occasion or holiday. And by simply changing the gelatin mix to match the colors of your occasion you can make a cool festive treat for the kids. INGREDIENTS 9 cups popped popcorn 1/4 cup butter [...]

CopyCat Recipe-York Peppermint Patties

Ingredients: 1 Egg white 4 cups powdered sugar 1/3 cup light corn syrup 1/2 teaspoon Peppermint oil or extract Cornstarch for dusting 1 (16-oz.) bag semi-sweet chocolate chips Directions: In a medium bow, beat the egg white until it is stiff and forms peaks. Don’t use a plastic bowl for this.  Slowly add the powdered [...]

Super Easy Chocolate Toffee Fudge

10 ounces milk chocolate chips 16 ounce container chocolate fudge frosting 1 tablespoon caramel ice cream topping 1/4 cup toffee brickle chips Line an 8 x 8 baking pan with foil-be sure to leave some extra hanging over the edge. Grease the foil well. Place the chocolate chips in a small saucepan, and turn heat [...]