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Caliente Christmas Cheese Crisps

"To fire up the crowd, I pack these homemade crackers with bacon, pumpkin seeds and French-fried onion rings. Dunk them in picante sauce." —Jeanne Holt, Mendota Heights, Minnesota

Spinach Deviled Eggs

"Spinach adds unexpected colour and flavour to this tasty variation on deviled eggs. They're easy to make and are an...


Brie-Leek Tartlets

"My family is picky, but everyone loves these little bites. I make dozens of them at a time because they're...


Bacon-Wrapped Sweet Potato Bites

"After making little bacon-wrapped sausages for years, I needed a change! I had an extra sweet potato and half a...


Easy Spanakopita Appetizers

"I love having appetizers on hand in the freezer, especially when the holiday season is fast approaching. This easy spanakopita...

Martha Washington Candy

"Passed down by my grandmother and mother, this Martha Washington candy recipe is a cherished family tradition. We've even had...


Mushroom Palmiers

"I found this recipe while working at a small-town museum in West Texas. It was the appetizer for a fundraiser...

Broccoli-Cheddar Tassies

"Our family adores broccoli casserole. I wanted to try it as an appetizer, so I used a pecan tassie recipe...


Old-World Ricotta Cheesecake

"I reconstructed this dessert based on an old recipe that had been in the family for years but was never...


Caramel Nut Logs

"It’s a good thing this recipe makes a lot—the wrapped logs never stick around long! They take a bit of...


Sticky Toffee Pudding with Butterscotch Sauce

"The classic Sticky Toffee Pudding is a traditional dessert in the United Kingdom. I love that I can just stay...

Grandma’s Pecan Rum Bars

"My grandmother handed down the recipe for these gooey bars that we all love. The candied cherries are a must."...


Tiny Tim’s Plum Pudding

"In A Christmas Carol, everyone claps for plum pudding. Our family has made this pudding our own tradition, and it...


Almond-Filled Stollen

"I’ve been making this during the holiday season for nearly 50 years. When we flew to Alaska one year to...


Baked Cranberry Pudding

"This is an old-fashioned pudding that's a cranberry lover's delight. Serve warm topped with whipped cream for an elegant look,...


Upside-Down Fruitcake

"I get tired of people bad-mouthing holiday fruitcakes. It's one of my favorite holiday flavours and I look forward to...

Incredible Coconut Cake

"I found this coconut cake recipe in a newspaper many years ago and modified it to suit my taste. This...


Italian Cream Cheese Cake

"Buttermilk makes every bite of this awesome Italian cream cheese cake recipe moist and flavourful. I rely on this recipe...


Holiday Ambrosia Cake

"This is from an old recipe that came to me as a typical fruitcake. I added pineapple, coconut and pineapple...


Grandma’s Molasses Fruitcake

"This dense, dark, moist fruitcake was my grandmother's recipe. The flavour just gets better and better as it sits in...


Best Red Velvet Cake

"It's just not Christmas at our house until this festive cake appears. This is different from other red velvet cake...


Grandma’s Christmas Cake

"One bite of this old-fashioned spice cake will bring back memories. Loaded with raisins and nuts, it tastes extra special...


Creamy Noodle Casserole

"My husband, Ronald, works long hours and frequently doesn't arrive home until past 7 p.m. This casserole is ideal for...


Air-Fryer Everything Bagel Chicken Strips

"I love the flavour profile of everything bagels, so I re-created it with traditional breaded chicken fingers. Serve them with...

Air-Fryer Ground Beef Wellington

"Trying new recipes—like this air-fryer Wellington—is one of my favourite hobbies. I replaced the filet mignon with ground beef, while...


Air-Fryer Garlic-Butter Steak

"This quick and easy air-fryer steak recipe is restaurant quality. It's about to become a staple at your house!" —Lily...


Air-Fryer Chicken Tenders

"I added all of the components of a loaded baked potato—cheddar, potato, bacon, sour cream and chives—to my air-fryer chicken...


Grilled Cheese & Pepper Sandwiches

"This is a tasty and wholesome sandwich to make for one or two. It’s a nice twist on a grilled...


Green Chile Grilled Cheese Melt

"My daughter created a masterpiece with her ultimate grilled cheese and chiles. Want more heat? Use a 4-ounce can of...


Gourmet Grilled Cheese with Date-Bacon Jam

"This sandwich doubles up on melty cheese, but the star of the show is the sweet and salty date-bacon jam....