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Recipes

A bowl of my sweet 'n savory chili made with maple syrup and topped with cheese and cilantro.
Sweet and Spicy Chili

By Karen Fortin on May 26, 2021

Generally, if you were to ask a group of people how they like their chili, you're liable to get a different answer from each one. Some like it mild, some go for the smoky flavors, then there are those who wa...

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Maple Whoopies pies have a maple center on a maple cake that is incredibly moist.
Maple Whoopie Pies

By Karen Fortin on Apr 23, 2021

Maple whoopie pies are a favorite dessert among my family, and I'm positive it will be for your family too. I last made these a few weeks ago, over the 2021 maple production season and one of my boys stated,...

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Maple Balsamic Vinegar being poured on a fresh garden salad.
Maple Balsamic Dressing Recipe

By Karen Fortin on Apr 23, 2021

This recipe is the final version of a maple balsamic dressing I've been perfecting over the last several decades. It takes on different flavors depending on what herbs are in season. In the 1990's, my origin...

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Brussel sprouts and carrots roasted on the stove top with pecans.
Roasted Autumn Vegetables

By Karen Fortin on Mar 08, 2021

Fall Vegetables Brussels sprouts, carrots, winter squash, are a few of the late harvest vegetables that home gardeners enjoy in the late summer and early fall. Brussels sprouts are one of my favorites and I'...

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A finished maple cinnamon bun ready to eat.
Maple Cinnamon Rolls

By Karen Fortin on Mar 08, 2021

Triple Maple Cinnamon Rolls Maple syrup, maple sugar, and maple cream round out my Triple Maple Cinnamon Rolls for a culinary grand slam. I usually make this recipe with half of the dough from my Basic Roll ...

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Easy maple carmelized onions.
Caramelized Onion Recipe

By Karen Fortin on Feb 03, 2021

There's no shortage of recipes out there for caramelized onions, one of the most simple utility dishes every home chef who cares about edible embellishments should have in their repertoire. What always aston...

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Greek yogurt and cilantro top a bowl of butternut squash soup.
Tasty Butternut Squash Soup

By Karen Fortin on Feb 01, 2021

Do you live in a cold climate? If so, you probably eat plenty of warm bowls of soup during the cold, snowy months of the winter. A favorite at my house, which I think your house will also enjoy, is made with...

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Maple Hermit Cookies
Maple Hermit Cookies

By Karen Fortin on Dec 23, 2020

Hermit Cookie Recipe for Santa Claus It’s that time of year when children are anticipating the arrival of Santa Claus and his eight reindeer! Folks like to participate in the time-honored tradition of leavin...

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Fresh dinner rolls made with maple syrup in place of sugar.
Dinner Roll Recipe with Maple Syrup

By Karen Fortin on Nov 24, 2020

This is my favorite basic roll dough recipe. Quick, easy, and made with staple ingredients are important requirements when baking from scratch. If baking your own breads with yeast from scratch has you scare...

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Easy Maple Pumpkin Bread Recipe
Easy Maple Pumpkin Bread Recipe

By Karen Fortin on Oct 06, 2020

The original recipe for this deliciously sweet bread was in a church fundraiser cookbook. I made this recipe my own by first cutting it in half. It was a huge recipe with 9 cups of flour. Imagine that? I hav...

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Nashville Hot Chicken Sandwich
Homemade Nashville Hot Chicken

By Nathaniel Fortin on Jul 14, 2020

What is Nashville Hot Chicken? As a food connoisseur of sorts, I always keep my ear to the ground trying to stay on top of the latest food trends. I first became aware of the trend in 2016 and quickly decid...

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Maple Cream Pie Recipe
Maple Cream Pie Recipe

By Karen Fortin on Jun 30, 2020

Maple Cream Pie Background This maple cream pie recipe comes from the wall of the Creamery Restaurant in Danville, VT. Here's what TripAdvisor customers have to say about the Maple Cream Pie. If you are ...

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