Whether it's a basket of muffins for a new neighbor, cookies for a co-worker, soup for an ailing friend or a cake for a special birthday celebration, food is a gift from the heart. Our tested and trusted recipe collection helps you select and prepare the perfect food gift for friends and loved ones.
Place these sugary walnuts in pretty tins, add gift tags, and hand them out to your lucky friends.
White Chocolate Blondies
A swirl of white chocolate chips makes quick-mix buttery blondies even better.
In mixing bowl combine baking mix, sugar, cinnamon and walnuts. Stir in sour cream, 4 tablespoons of the butter, the egg and peel. Mix to…
Preheat oven to 375F. In mixing bowl, combine flours, baking powders, salt, cinnamon, and nutmeg. In separate bowl cream together butter brown sugar, and egg…
Oklahoma Apple-Nut Muffins
Heat oven to 400F. Grease 12 2-2.5 inch muffin-pan cups. Mix both flours, baking powder, baking soda, salt and cinnamon in large bowl. Using electric…
Massachusetts Nutty Pumpkin N’ Spice Muffins
Heat oven to 400F. Grease twelve 2- to 2.5-inch muffin cups. Sift flour, baking powder, baking soda, salt and spices into large bowl. Using wooden…
Lemon Blueberry California Walnut Bread
The tartness of lemons complements the sweet subtle taste of walnuts in this recipe and the addition of blueberries offers a nutritious antioxidant boost.
Lemon-Blueberry Muffins with Walnut-Sugar Topping
Preheat oven to 400F. Grease a 12-cup muffin pan. Combine flours, sugar, baking powder, lemon peel and salt in a large bowl. Toss blueberries with…
Honey of a Muffin
A delicate breakfast muffin that’s very agreeable first thing in the morning, and a dandy companion to fresh fruit and coffee or tea. Sweeten it with honey or maple syrup, as you like – each imparts its own subtle flavor. This recipe is so easy, as child could do it.
Granola Orange Bread
Stir warm water, yeast and sugar together; let stand a few minutes, until yeast is dissolved and mixture is foamy. Add dry milk, salt if…
Dried Fruit and Walnut Bread
Cut the dried fruits into small pieces and mingle them. Heat up the orange juice and the syrup, pour over fruits and let infuse for…
Date and Buttermilk Muffins
Heat oven to 400F. In mixing bowl, stir flours, wheat germ, baking powder and soda, cinnamon and nutmeg until blended. Stir in dates and walnuts. …
Crunchy Banana Walnut Bread
A sweet, moist loaf with a good banana flavor and the golden color of wheat. It is enjoyable warm from the oven, although it keeps well and is also good sliced and toasted the next day. Be sure to use bananas that are fully ripe and speckled with brown.