Holidays & Events

It’s time to celebrate! Get inspired to go above-and-beyond with our special recipes for holidays and events that take you from appetizers to dessert.

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Nanny’s Fruitcake Cookies

6 reviews

My grandmother always made a holiday fruitcake. I turned her recipe into cookies that are perfect anytime, especially with a cup of tea. —Amanda Digges, South Windsor, Connecticut

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Short Ribs with Plums

My mother got this recipe in the '40s, and I often requested this dish for my birthday meal. The gravy...

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Full-of-Goodness Oatmeal Cookies

I love to bake, and bring in extra treats to leave in the faculty lounge for my colleagues. To avoid...

Moroccan Apple Beef Stew

10 reviews

I love the mix of sweet and savory flavors in this hearty stew. It's the perfect blend of adventurous and...


1 review

When our kids read about sugarplums in a holiday tale, they were intrigued ... and I was too. I figured...

Sugar Plum Bread

3 reviews

I grew up with my Grandma Mitchell’s irresistible plum bread. We slathered it with butter and ate it with cottage...

Slow-Cooked Hoisin Pot Roast

8 reviews

One day my husband commented that he loves plums and meat. The next time I put a roast in the...

Brie Appetizers with Bacon-Plum Jam

2 reviews

Among my friends I'm known as the pork master, because I love to cook just about every cut there is....

Slow-Cooked Pork Stew

6 reviews

Try this comforting pork stew recipe that's easy to put together, but tastes like you've been working hard in the...

Dried Fruit Stuffing

2 reviews

Fruit and almonds give new life to a boxed stuffing mix in this flavorful recipe. — Taryn Kuebelbeck, Plymouth, Minnesota