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Go Nuts This Holiday Season

Friday, November 29, 2013

You don’t have to roast these nuts on an open fire—just pop them in that handy oven right in your kitchen. Nuts are great to serve at parties and these jazzed-up nuts are also a great homemade gift. Plus, protein-rich and loaded with vitamins and minerals, studies show that eating nuts regularly might be protective against certain diseases—most notably, heart disease.

Sweet and Spicy Nut Mix

Holiday Pantry Stocking

Monday, November 25, 2013

Does the idea of holiday entertaining fill you with anxiety? You’re certainly not alone, but it doesn’t have to be that way.

“Entertaining doesn’t have to be stressful,” says hostess extraordinaire Tracey Tonsberg, author of Princess in the Pantry: A guide to cooking, entertaining, and party planning. “Every time you host a party or a holiday it gets easier, but the only way to master it is to keep trying.”

Parties by number – how to plan food and drinks for party sizes

Jennifer Harding, manager of Lunds and Byerly's Catering
Wednesday, November 20, 2013

Whether you plan to entertain a handful of friends and family or host a large holiday soiree, you don’t want to leave your guests hungry or thirsty. There’s nothing worse than running out of food and it may also not be so great to have too much left over that ends up going to waste.

Knowing a few basic guidelines for how much of each food and beverage to have on hand will help ensure that your get-together goes off without a hitch.

Treat yourself every Friday

by Susan Stillman, bakery category manager
Friday, July 6, 2012

Are you looking for the most sinfully awesome treat to serve at your Fourth of July party? Look no further than our signature, exclusive Killer Brownies. Every Friday we offer them at a steal: a 2-pack for $4.99. This is the perfect dessert for entertaining or treating yourself to a much-deserved indulgence.

Our closely guarded recipe contains the perfect amount of thick, decadent brownie, rich caramel and crispy pecans. These ‘killers’ weigh almost half a pound! No one else in the Twin Cities has these brownies, so get your chocolate fix with us and stock up every Friday.

Killer Brownies

by Sandey Mathisen, administrative assistant
Wednesday, June 6, 2012

This is my “go to” dessert for all kinds of events. I recently held a baby shower at my house that included men, women and kids. I knew that the Killer Brownie Platter would be hit for all of the above, and it was!! I had a few other sweets, but the Killer Brownie Bites were the first ones gone.

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