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Sweet Chipotle Pretzels

"Pretzels are a great snack food. I love this recipe because it is sweet as well as spicy, but not too spicy. It's a great combination for munching." —Geraldine Saucier, Albuquerque, New Mexico

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...


Super Chunky Cookies

"Chocolate lovers will go crazy over these cookies that feature loads of chocolate! When friends ask me to make "those...


Lime-Raspberry Pie with Coconut Cream

"During my family trips to Florida, I've had Key lime pie from many restaurants, and each one is different. I...


Slow-Cooker Orange Chicken

"This is a family-friendly recipe that even the kids will like. It's easy to prepare and flavourful enough to share...

Maple Creme Brulee

The slow cooker is the perfect cooking vessel for this classic dessert. The crunchy brown sugar topping in the recipe...


Slow and Easy Baby Back Ribs

"If you enjoy ribs, you’ll love these fall-off-the-bone baby back ribs. Not only are they delicious, but the recipe is...


Apple Butterscotch Crisp

"I give this classic dessert a rich twist with butterscotch pudding. The warm apple filling bubbles to perfection in a...


Red Velvet Cinnamon Rolls

"Turn a box of red velvet cake mix into this easy dessert—or breakfast! The icing tastes good and makes a...


Gingerbread Hot Cocoa

"Are you in the Christmas spirit yet? If not, this special cocoa will do the trick. It’s like drinking a...


Skillet Stout Brownies

"These stout brownies are so rich and fudgy. I also love that it comes together quickly, so it's perfect for...


Slow-Cooked Gingered Pears

"My slow cooker allows me to serve a heartwarming dessert without much effort. Topped with caramel sauce, these tender pears...


Cinnamon-Raisin Banana Bread Pudding

"My family likes to change the toppings for this luscious dessert. We use berries, chopped nuts or fruit, ice cream,...

Apple Gingerbread Skillet Cake

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


Ginger Apple-Pear Crisp

"Enjoy autumn aromas—apples, cinnamon and spices—in this delicious recipe. It's even better with a scoop of vanilla or pumpkin ice...


Cinnamon Spiced Apples

"If you’re feeling festive, scoop some vanilla ice cream over a bowl of my cinnamon spiced apples. They’re homey, aromatic...


Slow-Cooker Mixed Fruit and Pistachio Cake

"This cake is easy to make on a lazy day and is a guaranteed delicious dessert that can be enjoyed...


Chocolate Pecan Skillet Cookie

"Bake up the ultimate shareable cookie. For variety, replace the chocolate chips with an equal quantity of M&M's or chocolate...


Warm Cinnamon-Apple Topping

"You'll quickly warm up to the old-fashioned taste of this cinnamon-apple topping. Spoon it over vanilla ice cream or slices...


Chocolate Bourbon Pecan Monkey Bread

"Time to give rum cake a little competition! If this boozy take on monkey bread is too strong for your...


Butterscotch-Pecan Bread Pudding

"Bread pudding fans just might hoard this yummy butterscotch version. Toppings like whipped cream and a butterscotch drizzle make this...

Fresh Pear Ginger Crisp

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


Chocolate Banana Bundles

"Banana and chocolate are such an irresistible combo that I make this quick dessert often. You can also top them...


Cranberry-Pear Apple Crisp

"With its crunchy golden topping and flavourful blend of tart cranberries and sweet apples and pears, this dessert makes a...


Caramel-Apple Skillet Buckle

"My grandma made a version of this for me when I was a little girl—and fresh apples from a tree...


Apple Pandowdy

"This apple pandowdy, which comes from a very old cookbook, is tangy and delicious." —Doreen Lindquist, Thompson, Manitoba


Apple-Brown Sugar Glazed Carrots

"Carrots seem so simple, but this recipe is something special. Sweet and buttery, this was a favourite my mother always...