It's time to order all your holiday baking ingredients and start thinking about gift ideas!
Watkins can help--we've lowered prices on Vanilla and Cinnamon, offer such baking staples as Cocoa, Baking Powder, Cooking Spray, and Product=05702&gCatalogLocale=USA&ECredit=044375N" target="_top" >Cream of Tartar, as well as the spices and
extracts you need.
We also have an array of Gift Line products perfect for your child's teacher or Great Aunt Ida, or just to make your own holiday cooking easier! Visit my gCatalogLocale=Usa&ECredit=044375N" target="_top" >USA catalog or Canada Catalog to see the new and returning products including Cinna-Cream Sprinkles, Baked Potato Soup Mix, Cranberry Mustard, Country Gourmet Gravy Mix, Orange Spice Bread Mix, Shortbread Cookie Mix, and Traditional Cider Brew.
Be sure to read my Gift Line product reviews!
And, last but not least, make sure your family has a safe and happy Thanksgiving meal by following my Safe Turkey Cooking Guide. See you next issue!
Lynne Aurand Mickley
Watkins Associate #044375
- Watkins Holiday Cookie Bake Set
Holiday Cookie Bake Set. This gift set of Shortbread Cookie Mix, Holiday Sprinkles Set and Snowflake Cookie Cutters provides all you need to make wonderful holiday cookies!
US $17.99 Buy It Now
CDN $22.99 Buy It Now
Apple Spice Bread Mix. This flavorful quick bread mix is seasoned with a blend of apple and Watkins Cinnamon for enjoyment at breakfast or part of a holiday buffet. This versatile bread is delicious as a loaf or as muffins. It even makes a wonderful dessert topped with whipped cream and sprinkled with Watkins Cinna-Cream Sprinkles.
US $5.49 Buy It Now
CDN $6.99 Buy It Now
Gift Idea: Wrap bread mix in the Watkins logo baking pan and for an extra special treat, include a set of Watkins Spice Towels.
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- Old Fashioned Pumpkin Pie
1 cup/250 mL sugar
1 tbl/15 mL all-purpose flour
Â½ tsp/2.5 mL salt
1 tbl/15 mL Pumpkin Pie Spice Buy It Now! CDN Buy It Now!
3 large eggs
1Â½ cups/375 mL mashed, cooked pumpkin (or use canned)
1 cup/250 mL evaporated milk
1 unbaked 9-inch/23-cm pastry pie shell
Combine sugar, flour, and salt; beat in eggs. Stir in pumpkin and milk. Pour into pie shell. Bake at 400ÂºF/205ÂºC for 50 minutes or until a knife inserted in center comes out clean.
1 cup/240 mL heavy whipping cream
2 to 4 tbl/30 to 60 mL powdered sugar (depending on sweetness desired)
1 tsp/5 mL Original Double Strength Vanilla Extract Buy It Now! CDN Buy It Now!
Chill the small bowl and beaters of an electric mixer (if in a hurry, place in freezer). Beat the cream in chilled bowl until it begins to thicken. Add the powdered sugar and vanilla and beat until stiff. Do not overbeat.
Makes 10 servings.
- Watkins Spice Towels featuring Vanilla and Cinnamon
Apple Spice Bread Mix Review: I shamelessly used my unsuspecting in-laws as guinea pigs to taste-test Watkins Apple Spice Bread Mix. I served this bread to them as part of a brunch while they were visiting over Thanksgiving week... Read More...
Shortbread Cookie Mix Review: I've never made shortbread cookies before, but the directions on the Watkins Shortbread Cookie Mix seemed simple enough...only it didn't quite work out so simply. I thought I must have done something wrong at first... Read More...
Spice Towels Review: I was given several kitchen towel sets as wedding shower gifts, but the set I ended up using daily is a flour-sack set. That probably makes me prejudiced towards this new set from Watkins... Read More...
Watkins Logo Baking Pan Review: I admit I haven't actually used this pan, but it's similar to Faberware pans, which I have used... Read More...
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