Pillsbury Family Christmas Cookbook

Pillsbury Family Christmas Cookbook : Celebrate the Season with More Than 150 Recipes, Plus Fun Craft Ideas

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A bountiful new collection of recipes and creative ideas, this cookbook combines Pillsbury expertise with this perennially popular subject to present more than 200 recipes, gifts, and ornaments to create the merriest Christmas ever. It includes 60 full-color photographs.show more

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  • Hardback | 272 pages
  • 193 x 254 x 17.8mm | 997.91g
  • John Wiley & Sons Inc
  • Hungry Minds Inc,U.S.
  • Foster City, United States
  • English
  • 0764597477
  • 9780764597473

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From 155 kitchen-tested, time-saving recipes to suggestions for organizing holiday baking and involving kids in holiday preparations, "Pillsbury Family Christmas Cookbook" provides easy solutions for busy families.show more

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All too often, preparing for Christmas festivities can take you away from family and friends. Luckily, the Pillsbury Editors have collected 155 delicious, kitchen-tested and totally reliable recipes, plus activities and kid-pleasing crafts so you can spend more time creating special holiday memories together.There are dishes to suit any kind of holiday get-together, whether you're expecting three guests or thirty, from a post-shopping party to a Christmas Day feast. Entrees such as Slow-Cooked Beef Burgundy, Part Chicken Cacciatore, Pineapple-Orange Glazed Ham and Italian Roasted Salmon are as simple to make as they are impressive on the holiday table. Seasonal salads, vegetable sides and sweet treats like Cranberry-Walnut White Fudge will help you achieve a multicourse meal everyone will love. Snacks and appetizers, along with an array of breads, will satisfy even the pickiest eaters.You'll also find strategies for alleviating holiday stress while making memories. Whether it's inviting a friend over to help with holiday baking or letting others lend a hand at parties, every tip will help you focus on spending quality time with family and friends. And to keep the little ones cabin-fever-free over winter breaks, activities such as making Fido's Favorite Treats and Santa Grahams are fun and easy boredom busters. Receipes for thoughtful gifts, including Hot Buttered Rum Sauce and Orange-Spice Coffee Mix, add a personal touch to the holiday that can't be achieved with a harried trip to a store.From ideas for homemade gifts to recipes for the main entrees at the holiday meal, "Pillsbury Family Christmas Cookbook" is a one-stop guide to yuletide planning.show more

Table of contents

Introduction: Create a Magical Merry Christmas. 1. Seasonal Starters and Snacks Tasty tidbits to jump-start your party. 2. Holiday Bread Basket Sweet and savory breads for special occasions. 3. Casual Get-Together Meals Easy entrees for family and friends. 4. Christmas Day Entrees Extra-special recipes for the big day. 5. All the Trimmings Festive side dishes and salads. 6. Delectable Desserts Top off your holiday meal with a sweet treat. 7. Sweet Shoppe Candies and cookies to celebrate the season. 8. Homemade Gifts from the Kitchen Creative ideas to please everyone on your list. 9. Kids' Workshop Fun projects to make, give and enjoy. Helpful Nutrition and Cooking Information. Index.show more

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