Content tagged with “Christmas”
Moravian Spice Cookies
The Moravian Settlement in Old Salem, North Carolina, is famous for its tins of crisp, spicy wafers very similar to...
Golden, moist and tender with a cakelike texture, these orange-raisin scones are the perfect excuse for a coffee or tea...
Pumpkin & Cranberry Bread
Cornmeal gives this moist quick bread a subtle crunch. Pumpkin puree and dried cranberries make it particularly festive.
Apple Cider Granita
Fresh apple cider and apple brandy make a simple granita that's the perfect ending to a fall meal.
Creamy Cremini Mushroom Soup
Reduced-fat sour cream and low-fat milk make this soup creamy without all the fat. The pudgy brown mushrooms called...
Sweet Cheese Strudel
Phyllo dough, low in calories and fat, is a crisp counterpoint to the creamy cheese filling in this luscious strudel.
Sweet Potato Puddings
Sweet potato pudding is inherently luxurious, but it feels like a real indulgence with the additions of seemingly rich...
Chewy Molasses Cookies
Redolent of cloves and ginger, these chewy molasses cookies are great for after school snacks.
Quark, a mild fresh cheese, yields a particularly moist biscuit.
Classic Pumpkin Pie
Canned evaporated milk—not to be confused with sweetened condensed milk—is a standard ingredient in many pumpkin pie...
A spice-rich autumn treat with a sweet, walnut glaze, this pumpkin cake travels well for potlucks or bake sales....
Chicken broth adds a savory touch and reduced-fat sour cream adds richness without lots of fat.
Au Gratin Potatoes
We use flour-thickened low-fat milk combined with a modest amount of tangy sharp Cheddar to make a creamy cheese sauce...
Though cannoli might seem like an overly decadent treat for a healthy diet, these are filled with a mixture of reduced-...