• Apple Cider Pulled Pork with Apple Slaw

    Slow cooked for hours, this pulled pork sandwich is one that will have everyone bringing their plate back for seconds. A pork loin is cooked in a mixture of apple cider and spices until tender enough to pull apart. A homemade apple slaw is made to top...

  • Apple Pork Burgers

    In this apple week recipe, burgers are dressed up with pork, diced apples, cinnamon and a touch of maple. This fall favorite is one that you will have to make again because one time will not be enough. Alone, Americans consume approximately 50 billion...

  • Apple, Bacon and Caramelized Onion Pizza

    If you haven't caramelized anything yet, this is your time to try. Caramelizing is to cook food with sugar so that is becomes coated with caramel. In this fall themed recipe, pizza is taken on by onions, apples and a cheesy punch with fontina and...

  • Bavarian Red Cabbage

    This red cabbage pairs well with turkey or pork. It's a sweet, savory side that's fairly simple to make and will pleasantly surprise your guests. I didn’t grow up eating cabbage and I was always wary of it until I tried this dish in a German...

  • Chicken Riggies

    Everybody in Upstate New York has their own variation of this dish.  It is hometown comfort food celebrated annually at the “Utica Riggiefest.” The bulk of the work is in prepping the ingredients.  You want to get your chicken,...

  • Chicken with Apple, Onion, and Cider Sauce

    In this quick and easy recipe, chicken is paired with apple, onion, and cider sauce. This is a great meal for a busy weeknight that will look like it took more than 30 minutes to prepare. Chicken breasts are very popular items at the super-market...

  • Cider Braised Chicken and Cabbage

    This one-pot dish is perfect for a crowd or a weeknight family dinner because it is quick and tasty. Braised chicken breasts are paired with potatoes, cabbage, fennel, carrots, and apples. Braising ages back to the mid-nineteenth century, when...

  • Cranberry Mule

    When you're planning your holiday celebration, don't forget the cocktails! This seasonal twist on a Moscow Mule is sure to be your new favorite. I became a fan of Moscow Mules a couple of years ago and invested in a pair of copper mugs to serve them in...

  • Fettuccine Alfredo

    Let me start by saying that a real Alfredo sauce should never, NEVER EVER have cream.  The silky smooth sauce is a result of the blending of the grated cheese, melted butter, and starchy pasta water.  Try this recipe and change the way you...

  • Grilled Cheddar Cheese with Apples and Hatch Chile Hot Sauce

    This unique and flavorful twist on grilled cheese relies on a special Hatch Chile hot sauce that needs to be prepared in advance. The extra step and the time involved is well worth the effort. The sauce adds dimension to this cheddar and apple grilled...

  • Herb-Roasted Game Hen with Garlic Tomatoes

    So, you thought you could go all spring and summer without using your roasting pans? This Cornish game hen recipe is sure to have you turning your oven on even during the hottest of days. Using fresh garden herbs and tomatoes, this meal is perfect for a...

  • Holiday Roast Turkey

    The key to the perfect holiday turkey starts with math.  We’ll try not to make your head hurt but you may need a cup of coffee to get through this. What Size? In order to determine how big of a turkey you need to buy, you need a head count...

  • Homemade Cranberry Sauce

    Cranberry sauce is fairly easy to make and you can get it out of the way ahead of your holiday get-together. Plus you can do more with it than just serve it as a side. Spread it on an English muffin, add it to oatmeal, or use it as a condiment in a...

  • Homemade Fig and Cherry Newtons

    Are you looking for a delicious snack bar that even the kids will love? Fig Newton’s aren't just cookies, they're fruit and cake. True to that legacy, our homemade version pairs an easy, real fruit mixture with an even easier crust for a...

  • Leftover Turkey Pot Pie

    Leftover Turkey Pot Pie

    The main question we get this time of the year is “What do we do with the Thanksgiving leftovers?” Thanksgiving is one of the most highly anticipated meals of the year.  But now that all the people are gone and the leftovers are taking...