HOMEMADE APPLE BUTTER

INGREDIENTS: 3 pounds apples, peeled, cored, and sliced (about 10 apples) Use Figi, McIntosh, or Golden delishes (use Golden delishes if available) 2 1/4 cups apple cider 1/4 cup honey 1/3 cup brown sugar 1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon 1/8 teaspoon cloves DIRECTIONS: Either peel by hand or use a apple peeler to peel 10 apples. …

CRANBERRY-WALNUT-BUTTERMILK QUICK BREAD

This is a delicious quick bread, not a cake! It is not as sweet and you use less sugar, but it is still so good. I made three batches to make six mini-loaf pans for Christmas gifts! Everyone loves getting something homemade! INGREDIENTS: 2 cups all-purpose flour 1/2 cup sugar 1 1/2 teaspoons baking powder …

ALMOND BUNDT CAKE WITH RASPBERRIES

Ingredients: 1 cup butter, softened 1 cup sugar 3 eggs 1 can ”Solo” Almond Filling 2 1/4 cups AP flour 2 tsp. baking powder 1/2 tsp. osalt 1/4 cup milk ALMOND GLAZE: 1 cup confectioners sugar 2 tablespoons light cream or half & half 1/4 tsp. almond extract Optional: Fresh raspberries, whipped cream, raspberry coulis …

SPICED RUM FRUITCAKE

This fruit cake steps out of the boring mode of most fruitcakes, it’s rich and full of crunch and flavor! Great for the Holidays! INGREDIENTS: 3/4 cup AP flour 1/2 teaspoon baking powder 1/4 teaspoon salt 2 cups chopped walnuts 1 cup pitted dates, chopped 1 cup maraschino cherries, cut in quarters 1/2 cup dried …

New York Cheesecake with homemade cherry topping

Cherry pie topping: 4 cups fresh pitted cherries 1/2 cup water plus more if needed 1 1/2 tablespoons freshly squeezed lemon juice 1/2 cup granulated sugar 3 tablespoons cornstarch Directions: In a saucepan over medium heat, combine cherries, water, lemon juice, sugar and cornstarch. Bring to a boil, reduce heat to low and cook, stirring …