It’s the Most Wonderful Time of the Year: Holiday Recipe Round Up

The final push of the holiday season is right around the corner and we are here to provide recipe inspiration for any holiday parties, family gatherings or a quiet, cozy night at home. Whether you are cooking for 2 or 20, these recipes are festive, seasonally appropriate, and tasty!


Honey Orange Simple Syrup


Enjoy this simple (no pun intended) seasonal syrup! Simple syrups can be made with sugar (or other sweeteners) and are also often infused with fruit, herbs, or spices. A perfect addition to any holiday cocktail. This recipe is from our recent DIY Holiday Shrubs & Simple Syrups class with Stonecutter Spirits!

Roasted Garlic White Bean Hummus

Roasting garlic is quick and easy and adds tremendous flavor to any dips, dressing and sauces! This Roasted Garlic White Bean Hummus is a unique spin on the classic white bean dip. Creamy, tangy and delicious, it is best enjoyed with pita chips or a variety of crunchy vegetables!

Rosemary Spiced Cashews


These cashews offer an easy holiday snack that is sure to please any crowd. The combination of the spice from the cayenne pepper and earthiness of the rosemary blend to create the perfect bite.

Kale and Quinoa Salad with Pomegranate, Apple & Feta

Packed with protein and good fats, this salad has something for everyone! Pomegranates won’t be around for much longer this season, so get them while you still can! 

Kabocha Squash Soup


Kabocha squash is a type of winter squash, also known as the Japanese pumpkin. It has beautiful green skin, orange flesh and is great for roasting and steaming. Right now, we have kabocha from Pete’s Greens up in Craftsbury!  

White Chocolate Peppermint Popcorn

Festive looking and tasty, this recipe makes plenty of wintery popcorn to share. Package it in a glass jar with a bow or a festive cookie tin. 

Salted Toffee Chocolate Bars

Quick, easy and irresistible, these bars are a perfect holiday treat or DIY gift. Make a double batch and wrap half of these bars in a decorative box as a quick gift for party hosts, or for your “secret Santa." 

Cranberry Apple Crumble


Give this sweet, seasonal recipe a try. The fresh cranberries make this crumble pleasantly tart and the oats add a nice crunchy bite. Enjoy with your favorite non-dairy vanilla ice cream and a drizzle of maple syrup for a vegan-friendly holiday dessert.

Chocolate Cinnamon Pancakes

Chocolate Cinnamon Pancakes!? Yum! The perfect treat for a special-occasion breakfast.Top pancakes with sliced bananas, drizzle with honey and serve with melon slices and a strawberry yogurt parfait or a smoothie! 

We hope you try one or two recipes that you can enjoy with family and friends during the upcoming holidays. Be sure to check out more recipes here! Wishing you and your loved ones happy holidays!