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Maple-Sage Brined Turkey

"When the leaves start turning, it’s turkey time at our house. We use maple-sage brine to help brown the bird and make the meat incredibly juicy." —Kim Forni, Laconia, New Hampshire

Homemade Pumpkin Pie Spice

"To add delicious flavour to your pumpkin pie recipe, try this pumpkin spice. This pumpkin pie spice blend can also...


Pumpkin Spice Cupcakes

"I make these flavourful pumpkin cupcakes each Halloween, but they're wonderful year-round." —Amber Butzer, Gladstone, Oregon


Spiced Pumpkin-Swirl Cheesecake

"I have to give my husband credit for this cheesecake. He found a recipe like it and asked if I...


Pumpkin Pie Tartlets with Maple Pecan Crust

"After discovering I had multiple food sensitivities, I began developing holiday recipes that would be safe for me, but enjoyable...

Chocolate Zucchini Cookies

"This recipe started out as a plain zucchini cookie. But over the years, I added nuts and chocolate chips. These...


Mini Pork Pies

"As a child, I discovered my love of pork pies. I used to help my father deliver oil on Saturdays,...

Hot Buttered Rum Party Mix

"A spicy mix of crisp cereal, soft marshmallows and rum extract make this a delicious treat to nosh on with...


Turkey in a Pot

"I use this recipe often as an easy Sunday dinner idea. The turkey breast gets a 'holiday treatment' when served...


Apple Gingerbread Skillet Cake

"This gingerbread recipe came from my grandmother, and we always ate it with warm applesauce. I adapted it into a...


Fresh Pear Ginger Crisp

"Gingersnaps lend crunch to my heartwarming cool-weather classic, featuring the season's juiciest fruit—pears." —Linda Robertson, Cozad, Nebraska

Citrus Rainbow Carrots

"I grow lots of carrots and I’m always experimenting with ways to serve them. The first time I made this...


Baki’s Old-World Cookies

"My uncles have always called these 'cupcake cookies' because of the unique and pretty way they're baked. My maternal grandmother...


Boston Baked Beans

"Simmered in molasses, these slow-cooker Boston baked beans are perfect to take to your next potluck. The sauce is sweet,...


Cherry-Peach Dumplings

"You can make this fruity dessert on your stovetop, but to really impress your guests, simmer it in an electric...


Sweet Potato Cinnamon Bread

"My family loves quick breads. This one is moist and spicy. If you don't have mini loaf pans it works...

Easy Gingerbread Cookies

This dough for these easy gingerbread cookies is perfect for creating people, animals, or just about any shape you want...


Drizzled Gingerbread Biscotti

Warning: these treats will become an instant obsession at your home.


Molasses Crackle Cookies

Most molasses cookies are loaded with butter and have way too much sugar, but you can treat yourself to one...


Citrus Gingerbread Cookies

Orange and lemon zest give gingerbread cutouts a refreshing twist. Brushing a honey glaze over the top adds a subtle...


Classic Gingerbread Cookies

These edible decorations are very sturdy and can be hung on the tree or just about anywhere. But be sure...


Cranberry Short Ribs

Craving comfort food? Tuck into this easy recipe for remarkably tender short ribs.