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Red Velvet Cake & Cream Cheese Icing – Cheap & Authentic Christmas Party Recipe

Ingredient: For the cake: 1 tablespoon unsalted butter (for greasing pans, I skipped this and used Pam flour spray) 3 1/2 cups cake flour 1/2 cup unsweetened cocoa (I used Valrhona, a Dutch process) 1 1/2 teaspoons salt 2 cups canola oil (I used corn oil) 2 1/4 cups granulated sugar 3 large eggs 6…


Snowman Marshmallow – Best Cheap & Fast Christmas Party Kid Snack Food Recipe

Ingredient: One bag Kraft Jet-Puffed Marshmallows Black 20-second icing Orange piping icing Marshmallow coating (3/4 cups confectioner’s sugar and 1/2 cup cornstarch) Instruction: ...Click on Arrow Button to read full post Cut the marshmallows in half with kitchen scissors (dip the blade into marshmallow coating before cuting) and lay them on the baking sheet sticky…


Pine Nut Escarole Salad – Thanksgiving & Christmas Party Vegetarian Diet Recipe

INGREDIENTS 3 tablespoons red-wine vinegar 1 tablespoon whole-grain mustard 1 small shallot, finely chopped (about 2 tablespoons) 1/2 cup extra-virgin olive oil Coarse salt and freshly ground pepper 2 stalks celery, thinly sliced, plus 1/4 cup packed leaves 1 medium head escarole (about 10 ounces), trimmed and torn into large pieces (about 10 cups) 1/4…


Almond Chocolate Christmas Tree – Cheap Healthy Recipe For Family Party Dinner

Ingredients: 300 g dark chocolate 200 g of dried fruits: raisins, almonds hazelnuts, strawberries, apricots, candied orange peel For the ganache: 40 g of dark chocolate 40 g of cream Instruction: ...Click on Arrow Button to read full post Place the almonds and hazelnuts on a baking sheet lined with parchment paper and put to…


Crunchy Mint Ice Cream Pie – Cheap & Healthy Recipe For Christmas Party Dinner

Makes about 6 to 8 servings. Ingredients 1 (1 & 1/2 quart) package, peppermint ice cream, softened slightly 1 premade Oreo cookie pie crust Chocolate fudge ice cream topping, for garnishing Non-dairy whipped cream topping or sweetened whipped cream Crushed candy canes, for garnishing Instructions ...Click on Arrow Button to read full post In a…


Cranberry Christmas Salad – Healthy Weight Loss Recipe For Family Party Dinner

Ingredients 1/2 head of Napa cabbage (a small head) 1/2 head of radicchio 4-5 stalks kale 1/4 cup fresh, organic cranberries 1/2 pomegranate For the Clementine-Coriander Vinaigrette 2 ripe clementines Pinch of ground coriander Pinch of freshly ground pepper Pinch of salt 3 Tablespoons extra virgin olive oil Instructions ...Click on Arrow Button to read…


Coconut Cake with Spun Sugar Christmas Tree – Cheap Family Dinner Party Recipe

Ingredients: For the coconut cake: 250g butter, softened 1 1/2 (about 350g) cups sugar 1 teaspoon coconut essence 4 eggs 1 cup (about 80g) desiccated coconut 3 cups (about 375g) self-raising flour 250g (about 1 cup + 2 tbsp) sour cream 1 cup milk For the lemon cream cheese icing: 500g (about 17.5oz) cream cheese,…


White Christmas Ivy Cake – Authentic Cheap & Easy Recipe For Family Party Dinner

Ingredient: Cake batter 200g dark muscovado sugar 175g butter, chopped 700g luxury mixed dried fruits 50g glacé cherries 2 tsp grated fresh root ginger Zest and juice 1 orange 100ml dark rum, brandy or orange juice 85g pecan nuts, roughly chopped 3 large eggs, beaten 85g ground almonds 200g plain flour ½ tsp baking powder…


Christmas Tree Cookie with Buttercream Icing – Best Cheap Party Snack Food Recipe

Ingredients: Buttercream icing 2 lbs (32 ounces) icing sugar 1 lb (16 ounces) of unsalted butter, softened 1/3 cup of milk 3 tsp flavouring (eg., vanilla or almond extract) For vanilla sugar cookie 2 cups unsalted butter (at room temperature) 2 cups sugar 2 large eggs 4 tsp vanilla extract 5 cups flour 1 tsp…

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