Your Favorite Holiday Foods…With a Twist!

The holiday season is full of happiness, family, friends, and of course yummy foods! Why not take our traditional holiday treats to a whole new level? Here are a few of our favorite holiday staples…with a twist!

Pineapple Upside-Down Cake Fudge

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This incredible treat tastes exactly like the tropical cake, but with a fudgey twist that will make you so happy. http://http://www.tiphero.com/pineapple-upside-down-cake-fudge/

 

Cilantro-Jalapeño Latkes with Chipotle Sour Cream

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Turn a basic latke recipe into a Mexican-style dish by adding cilantro and jalapeno peppers to the potato cakes and serving with chipotle-flavored sour cream. http://www.myrecipes.com/recipe/cilantro-jalapeno-latkes

 

Caramelized Onion and Bacon Mashed Potatoes

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Caramelized onions and bacon add sweet and salty flavors to these creamy, dreamy mashed potatoes. http://blackberrybabe.com/2015/10/08/caramelized-onion-and-bacon-mashed-potatoes/

 

Sparkling Apple Cider Sangria

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You have a million other things to deal with (appetizers, greeting guests, getting the table set up, etc) that finding time to fuss with a cocktail is just silly. http://pizzazzerie.com/recipes/drinkscocktails/party-drink-sparkling-apple-cider-sangria/

 

Pomegranate-Jalapeño-Glazed Ham

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A sweet-and-spicy glaze for ham using house-made pomegranate-jalapeno jelly. http://www.foodandwine.com/recipes/pomegranate-jalapeno-glazed-ham

 

Nantucket Corn Pudding

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Nantucket Corn Pudding is a traditional recipe that was popular with the original colonial inhabitants of New England – and today, it’s a classic side dish still served at many Thanksgiving dinners around the United States. http://www.afamilyfeast.com/nantucket-corn-pudding/

 

Candied Sweet Potato Stacks

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These Candied Sweet Potato Stacks are a fun twist on everyone’s favorite holiday side dish, and guaranteed to impress your guests! http://cookingwithcurls.com/2016/11/20/candied-sweet-potato-stacks/

 

Tater Green Bean Casserole

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Surprise your friends and family with something they never knew they were missing out on! http://www.thecountrycook.net/2016/11/tater-green-bean-casserole.html

 

Eggnog Empanadas

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They may not be traditional, but these Eggnog Empanadas will have you licking your fingers and begging for another! They are a fun holiday twist on a favorite restaurant copycat. http://www.tasteandtellblog.com/eggnog-empanadas/

 

Hot Chocolate

Crockpot Caramel White Hot Chocolate Recipe! Easy Hot Cocoa for Winter or Snow Days! A twist on traditional Hot Chocolate!

If you are looking for a twist to your winter hot cocoa, this Crockpot Caramel White Hot Chocolate Recipe is sure to become a new favorite for you and your family! http://lemonpeony.com/crockpot-caramel-white-hot-chocolate-recipe/

 

Warm Collard Green Dip

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You can easily substitute spinach, kale, turnip, or other greens for the collards. https://happinessandhominy.wordpress.com/2016/02/03/warm-collard-green-dip/

 

Hot Curried Fruit Salad

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The aromatic spice of the curry combined with warm fruit is absolutely fantastic. http://cookingbride.com/side-dishes/hot-curried-fruit/

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