Recipes

Winter

  • Wild Boar And Foie Gras Terrine

    A tasty, Wintry terrine for any game-lover. Serve with toast points or crusty French bread and whole grain mustard.

    • Yield: 10 to 12 servings
  • Sugar And Spice Acorn Squash

    Sugar And Spice Acorn Squash

    Acorn squash baked with butter, maple syrup, brown sugar, and spices is a colorful and yummy addition to any holiday table. Your family will love it!

    • Yield: 8 servings
    Tags: kids, holiday
  • Shepherd's Pie

    Shepherd's Pie

    This traditional English dish will warm you through and through -- it's ideal for a cold, wintry day.

    • Yield: 6 servings
  • Open Faced Roast Turkey Sandwiches

    Open Faced Roast Turkey Sandwiches

    The perfect solution for any leftover roast turkey after the holidays. The sauteed mushrooms and quick homemade gravy put this sandwich over the top!

    • Yield: 4 open-faced sandwiches and 1 3/4 cups gravy
  • Hot And Hearty Minestrone

    Hot And Hearty Minestrone

    This simplified version of an Italian classic is kid-friendly and sure to please. Don't forget the cheese rind -- it adds hearty, authentic flavor.

    • Yield: Generous 2 quarts, serving 6 to 8
    Tags: kids, hearty
  • Ham And Split Pea Soup

    Ham And Split Pea Soup

    Split pea soup is a great example of pure comfort food. There is nothing better on a cold, rainy day than a bowl of this soup. It will hold for at least a week in the fridge and for several months in the freezer. So go ahead make a big batch.

    • Yield: 8 servings
    Tags: ham, split peas, soup
  • Braised Short Ribs

    Braised Short Ribs

    Braised Short Ribs are super easy and can be made at least a day in advance. Just refrigerate the ribs in the braising liquid and gently reheat. They can be served with grits, polenta, mashed potatoes or simply with your favorite root vegetables.

    • Yield: 4 servings
  • Crunchy Corn Chip Pie

    Crunchy Corn Chip Pie

    This "pie" is really more of an assemblage of steaming hot chili atop a bed of crisp corn chips, topped with grated cheese, tomatoes and green onions. A festive winter dish for the Tex-Mex lover in your family.

    • Yield: 4 to 6 servings
    Tags: kids, tex-mex
  • Doubly Delicious Hot Chocolate With Real Whipped Cream

    Doubly Delicious Hot Chocolate With Real Whipped Cream

    This hot chocolate is "doubly delicious" because it contains both cocoa powder and semisweet chocolate chips! Perfect for the kids!

    • Yield: 4 cups
    Tags: kids