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Pumpkin or Squash Pie

Pumpkin or Squash Pie

Ingredients: 1 cup pumpkin or squash ½ cup brown sugar ¼ cup Fancy Molasses 1 tbsp melted butter 1 tsp nutmeg 1 tsp cinnamon ½ tsp ginger ¾ tsp salt 2 eggs 1 cup evaporated milk Directions: read more
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Ginger Cardamom Rhubarb Crisp

Ginger Cardamom Rhubarb Crisp 5 cups chopped rhubarb ½ cup sugar ¼ cup Grandma Molasses ½ tsp. ground ginger ¼ tsp. cardamom 2 Tbsp. flour Topping: 1 cup flour 1 cup old fashioned rolled oats ½ cup brown sugar ½ tsp. ground ginger read more
Ribs

Spice rubbed ribs with molasses slather

A family-friendly ribs recipe that's easy and delicious. When I read through this recipe I can’t help but think of a day at the spa. (A nice hot soak, an all-over scrub then a soothing massage…) These ribs are a cinch to make, even for a first-timer like me. And they read more
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Hot cross buns a simple & scrumptious Easter tradition

  As a child my favourite part of hot cross buns was the frosting. Or was it the fact that you also got to butter a sweet bun that already had frosting on it? No matter, to this day they are one of the great Easter treats.     When the hot cross buns read more
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Homemade cranberry sauce recipe in under 30 minutes

In our house it wouldn't be Thanksgiving without homemade cranberry sauce. A spoonful alongside roast turkey, squash and potatoes brightens the heavy flavours with just the right amount of spice and a hint of tart. I even love the look of cranberry sauce on a plate, deep red a read more
Spaghetti with Fresh Tomato Sauce

Spaghetti with Fresh Tomato Sauce

Ingredients: 4 large, soft, ripe tomatoes 2 garlic cloves, finely chopped 4 tbsp. in total of chopped fresh herbs such as basil, marjoram, oregano or parsley 2/3 cup olive oil 2 tbsp. Fancy Molasses Salt and pepper 450 g spaghetti Direc read more
Hermits

Chewy hermit bars recipe – a classic molasses cookie

For years I have been pilfering my mom’s big recipe box and copying down all of my old favourites. I suppose that I could just photocopy the entire box full of recipes, but there is something I always loved about browsing through the box from time to time, pulling out reci read more
Rum Fruit Parfait

Rum Fruit Parfait

Ingredients: 1 19-oz can peach halves 1 14-oz can pitted bing cherries ½ cup Fancy Molasses ½ cup light rum Vanilla ice cream Directions: Drain peaches and bing cherries. Reserve syrup for fruit punches. Place peach halves an read more
Walnut Clusters

Walnut Clusters

Ingredients: 1½ cups sugar ½ cup Fancy Molasses ¼ cup water 1/8 tsp salt 1 tbsp butter 2 cups walnuts Directions: Cook sugar, Fancy Molasses, water and salt until small quantity dropped into cold water forms semi- read more
Muffins Made Easy

Muffins Made Easy

Ingredients: Please check back for ingredients shortly Directions: Muffin batters are easily made. To mix, add the beaten liquid ingredients to the sifted combined dry ones, in a few swift strokes, just until the flour is moistened. The mixing is held to read more