Cheese puffs, also known as gougères, make a fabulous appetizer for special occasions, especially with the addition of crab and sharp cheddar. The puff dough is the same basic pâte à choux (pat ah shoo) recipe used for cream puffs and eclairs, but Chef Greg has simplified and sped up the process by using a processor to mix in the eggs and cheese. Watch the video.
It’s almost the 2020s not the 1960s, but fondue is still a party staple! If you are searching for a fun dessert for your New Year’s Eve party, you’ll love Mindy Lockard’s simple and tasty chocolate fondue. This treat gets everyone involved and makes waiting for the ball to drop extra sweet. All you need is chocolate chips, coconut milk, heavy cream, vanilla extract, skewers and all your favorites for dipping. Your family will ask you to fondue this recipe in this video year after year!
At your Market Home & Gift Department, you’ll find an assortment of useful home and kitchen items, like large ice cube trays that are sensational for adding spice and a splash of color and to your holiday beverages! Madeline, beer and wine steward at our Cedar Mill store, shares in this video how easy it is to make mesmerizing, festive cubes to upgrade holiday cocktails and mocktails.
Who says you can’t have dessert for breakfast? Complete your holiday brunch with sweet pastries from your Market Bakery. Emily, bakery manager at our Belmont location, shares some of her favorites, like our Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cookies. Or, grab a pack of one of our many varieties of scones. Stop by your Market and pick-up some holiday pastries today! Watch the video.
Finding the fun in the frenzy of the holidays can be challenging. Mindy’s recipe for meatloaf snowmen is a great way to get creative with your kids and get dinner on the table without too much effort. Choosing Market-made meatloaf from your Market Meat Department is Mindy’s suggested shortcut, along with a recipe for smooth slow-cooker mashed potatoes. Watch the video.
Chef Greg’s holiday ham recipe sparkles with beautiful rum-soaked fruit and fresh citrus, along with the unique addition of ginger kombucha! The kombucha adds a slightly sour note that balances the sweet, salty, savory and smoky flavors of this festive centerpiece. Your guests will likely request this delicious entrée for many holidays to come! Watch the video.