American Spice Blog
Are you done with your holiday baking yet? Not so much, right? We like to get lots of treats baked up to share at Christmas, but there is so much to do, that sometimes we don’t get everything done that we’d like. We still have time though, and so do you!
We asked some bloggers to tell us about their favorite recipes with the spice that really says Christmas to just about everyone – Ginger! They came through for you big time, and now we can share these great ginger recipes with you. Scroll down to find some fantastic treats that you can bake for this Christmas.
And, finally, please accept our best wishes for a very Merry Christmas from everyone here at Great American Spice!
Like all of you, we are planning our Thanksgiving Dinner. And maybe like us, you are thinking that you would like to stretch your wings a bit this year, and serve something new. Perhaps something with a little more heat than what we normally think of for Thanksgiving? We can help you out with that! […]
Even though I hate to admit it, summer has more or less slipped through our fingers. It was just Labor Day weekend after all – a sure sign here in U.S. that it’s time to start raking leaves and eating pumpkin everything. And that also starts to turn our thoughts to making some comforting food […]
Want a meal that the whole family will enjoy? This entree is so super easy and delicious and only dirties ONE pan! Skillet unstuffed peppers has all of the normal ingredients that stuffed peppers does, but is much easier, cleaner, and the melted cheese on top makes this the perfect go-to comfort food recipe. Ingredients: […]
Love creamy chicken salad, but don’t want all the fat and calories from the mayonnaise and egg? We’ve got the solution! In this recipe, the avocado acts as the thickening agent and pulls all of these fresh, delicious ingredients together. Ingredients: 2 grilled chicken breasts, cooled and chopped 2 avocados, chopped into large pieces 5 […]
Wondering what to do with all of those summer squash and zucchini? We’ve found the perfect baked dish that’s fresh tasting but also seems like a comfort food with melted cheese on top! Ingredients: 1 T olive oil 1 medium yellow onion 1 tsp minced garlic 1 medium zucchini 1 medium yellow squash 1 medium […]
I was trying to think of something different to do with salmon, or any type of fish really, that was healthy (not fried or baked in butter) and had good flavor. I came up with these salmon bites after making something similar with pickles (that’s another post!) Ingredients: 1 cup panko 1 T EVOO 1/2 […]
Searching for an easy make-ahead dessert perfect for summer fiestas? Then look no further! From the soft creamy frozen center to the crunchy caramelized bits, we’ve got a fried ice cream dish that your family and friends will love. Serves 12. Ingredients: 6 c crushed corn flakes cereal 1 1/2 c sugar 1 c (1 […]
I don’t think there is ever a bad time of year for chili. It is one of those meals that we can enjoy no matter what the weather may be doing. Here in Upstate NY, at the end of a nasty cold winter, we are still taking full advantage of its warm and inviting effects. […]
Hasn’t this been an terrible winter? I don’t think any part of the country has escaped some part of the general awfulness of it. I know that for us here in Upstate NY, it has been especially brutal with nearly two whole months of below-zero temperatures, and snowfalls measured in feet, not inches. It’s not […]