Scented with leek and garlic and enriched with cream and Gruyère, this gratin is baked in a low oven, which leaves a crispy crust and buttery potatoes. A mandoline will make quick work of the potatoes!
Rich brisket is balanced with subtly spicy Chinese five-spice powder and lightly sweet satsumas.
A compote made from Satsuma madarins and both pomegranate juice and seeds makes this rich and creamy panna cotta extra-special.
This palate-cleansing salad balances out rich winter meals. The recipe calls for the vegetables to be thinly sliced, and a mandoline would come in handy here.
This healthy meal can be on the table in 30 minutes, perfect for a weeknight dinner, or feeding impromptu guests.
The addition of coconut milk and vanilla makes this sweet potato dish really special.
Tart, tangy, and sweet, with an unexpected herbal note, this is a simple drink to serve for special occasions.
Crunchy and vibrant, this salad is flavorful and refreshing.
Refreshing, light, and festive, this granita is the perfect way to finish a heavy meal.
Sure to please vegetarians and omnivores alike, these hearty burgers are easy to make and are so satisfying, with sharp cheese and just a touch of heat. If you've cooked the wild rice ahead of time, this recipe comes together very quickly.
Wild rice grows truly wild in Wisconsin, not just cultivated as in other states. Nutty, filling, and flavorful, this pilaf is a wonderful everyday dinner addition, but would also be welcome at the Thanksgiving table.
Vanilla and almonds go so well together that you might find that you prefer it unsweetened. If not, this recipe has different options for sweetening to your liking.
This is an easy but decadent dip to whip up. Serve with fresh apple or pear slices, or even sweet potato chips.
This sauce is so addictive. Try tossed with rice or udon noodles with vegetables for a filling meal.
Thin down this sauce down to use as a tangy salad dressing, or leave it thick to spread on sandwiches, or as a dip for vegetables.
This slighty sweet, salty dressing takes a bowl of simple steamed vegetables and warm grains to another level.
Made with whole grain oats and seeds, these crackers are high in protein and fiber, and are really easy to make! If you use gluten-free oats, the crackers are gluten-free, too!
These beautiful hand-held savory pies look impressive, but they are incredibley easy to make. Perfect as a light lunch with a side salad, as an accompaniment to a larger meal, or make them smaller and serve them as appetizers at your holiday gatherings!
This dessert is a cross between a pie and a cake, and is just the thing when you have a hankering for a slice of pumpkin pie.
A bracing blend of juices, bitters, and sparklng water combine to make a delicious drink with a serious punch of vitamin C. This would be great to serve at brunch.
This is a festive and fruity punch made with peach NessAlla kombucha.
This mocktail made with warming maple syrup, ginger, and cinnamon, is just the thing for a cozy winter's evening.
Here's the perfect thirst-quencher for your next party!
This simple syrup is easy to make, and adds incredible flavor to cocktails or mocktails.
Sweet, salty, and a little spicy, these easy roasted nuts would make a great gift (if you can part with them!).
A virgin G&T that's more than just a glass of tonic water!
The classic combination of vermouth and Campari is replicated here in mocktail form. Pomegranate juice lends the acidity, astringency, and sweetness of vermouth, and bitters gives a strong herbal note, like Campari.
Cumin, paprika, and turmeric are unusual components in this delicious mocktail.
Tart apple juice is paired with hot chile in this fizz, to add heat and a zippy, sweet pepper taste.
A non-alchoholic version of a Madras is a festive choice for holiday parties.