Whether it's a basket of Southern Fried Chicken for a neighborhood block party or the perfect side dish for a holiday meal, our make-ahead recipes are the solution you need in a crunch.
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.
Country Garden Biscuits
Preheat oven to 425F. In medium bowl, beat together egg, evaporated milk and Liquid Spice Thyme. Stir in corn meal; let stand 5 minutes. Reserving…
Cinnamon Walnut Scones
Preheat the oven to 450F. Cover a baking sheet with foil. Combine the flour, 1/3 cup of sugar, baking powder and salt, if desired, and…
Bran Apple Muffins
In a large bowl, mix together bran cereal, wheat germ, flour, dry milk, baking powder, raisins, and walnuts; set aside. Beat to blend eggs, apple…
Black Twig Apple Muffins
Preheat oven to 325F. Grease 12 muffin cups and dust with flour. Sift 1 ¾ cups flour, sugar, soda, cinnamon, salt, cloves and nutmeg into…
Banana Walnut Bread
In mixer bowl cream butter, sugar and peel. Beat in egg. Combine flour, ground nuts, baking powder and soda. Add to creamed mixture alternately with…
Heat oven to 375F. Grease 18 regular-size muffin cups. Put Topping ingredients into a medium sized bowl. Mix with a fork, then crumble with your…
Apple and Walnut Spiced Muffins
Spicy muffins, dense with apples, raisins and walnuts are crisp outside and moist within
Brioche with Stewed Walnuts and Dried Fruit
For Brioche Mix dry ingredients in a mixing bowl, add the beaten eggs, water with bloomed yeast on second speed with a hook attachment until…
Apricot Ginger Dipping Sauce
In a small bowl, whisk together all ingredients. Serve with crispy salmon bites.
Walnut Trail Mix
The heart-healthy goodness of omega-3s and other nutrients in this mix makes this an optimal high-energy snack for people on the go!
Nothing could be simpler to prepare and have on hand for snacking than two dried apricot halves with just enough cream cheese to hold the walnut in place.
Choose dried apricots that are soft, not hard, as they are easier to work with. For variety, try splitting open dried figs or prunes and continue as follows.
Walnut Cluster Snack
This recipe is brought to you by the American Heart Association’s free Simple Solutions program for women, sponsored by the California Walnut Commission. Recipe copyright 2003 by the American Heart Association. Look for other delicious recipes in American Heart Association cookbooks, available from booksellers everywhere.
Clusters of crunchy oats and walnuts baked with tender dried fruit make a great snack on the go.