Dips, Spreads and Glazes

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Easy Chocolate Fondue

Ingredients: 2/3 cup light corn syrup 1/2 cup heavy cream 1 teaspoon pure vanilla extract 1 package (8 ounces) semi-sweet baking chocolate Directions: Microwave corn syrup, cream and vanilla in large microwavable bowl on HIGH 1 1/2 minutes or until mixture comes to boil. Add chocolate; stir until completely melted and smooth. Serve warm as […]

Venison Fondue

Ingredients: Venison steaks, chops or other tender cut Peanut oil Fondue sauce Steak sauce or garlic butter sauce Directions: Heat 2 to 3 inches of peanut oil in fondue pot to a temperature of 380 degrees (or when a 1-inch cube of bread toasts in 40 seconds). Cut venison into 1-inch cubes. Using fondue forks […]

Pizza Fondue

Ingredients: 8 ounces (about 1/2 lb.) lean ground beef or Italian sausage 2 cloves garlic, minced 2 1/2 cups pizza sauce 1/2 teaspoon dried basil 2 teaspoons dried oregano 1/2 cup (about 2 oz.) grated parmesan cheese 1 cup (about 4 oz.) shredded mozzarella cheese Directions: Cook beef and garlic in large saucepan over medium […]

French Onion Fondue

Ingredients: 3 tablespoons Butter 1 1/2 cups finely chopped onions 1/2 cup apple juice 1/2 cup dry white wine or water 1/2 pound (2 cups) Deli American Cheese, shredded 1/4 teaspoon freshly ground pepper Broccoli florets, cauliflower florets, baby-cut carrots, snow pea pods, bell pepper slices, blanched French bread, cubed Directions: Melt butter in 2-quart […]

Cheddar, Onion, Apple & Hard Cider Fondue

Ingredients: 1-1/2 pounds shredded extra sharp cheddar cheese 2-1/2 tablespoons cornstarch 1/2 teaspoon dry mustard 1 tablespoon unsalted butter 1 ounce chopped shallot 1/2 cup finely diced tart apple 2-1/2 cups hard cider Cubes of crusty bread Apple wedges (toss in lemon juice to prevent from turning brown) Directions: Place the shredded cheese in a […]

Butterscotch fondue

Ingredients: 6 ounces butterscotch chips 1/4 cup evaporated milk 1 tablespoon brandy Directions: Melt chips with evaporated milk in a fondue pot over low heat (or in small microwave dish on medium power). Stir in brandy. Use cubes of pound cake or lady fingers as dippers.

Peanut butter fondue

Ingredients: 4 ounces peanut butter chips 2 tablespoons peanut butter 3/4 cup milk 1/2 teaspoon vanilla Directions: Combine ingredients and melt in fondue pot or in a microwave (then transfer to fondue pot). Use ripe bananas cut into chucks as dippers.

Low Calorie Fondue

Ingredients: 2 1/2 cups beef or chicken broth 1 1/2 cup water 1/2 cup dry white wine 1/2 bunch green onions, chopped 1 Stalk of celery, chopped Sprigs of parsley Salt and freshly ground pepper to taste Other herbs to taste Directions: Simmer ingredients in a saucepan for 10 minutes. Remove from heat and let […]

Cheddar Fondue

Ingredients: 2/3 cup low-fat milk 1 tablespoon cornstarch 2 cloves garlic, peeled and crushed 1 dried bay leaf 1/4 teaspoon Dijon mustard 1 pinch grated nutmeg 1 cup grated Cabot 50% Light Cheddar cheese 2 cups raw broccoli florets 4 large carrots, peeled and cut into spears 1/2 pint cherry tomatoes 1 pound small new […]

Seafood Cheese Fondue

Ingredients: 1 clove garlic, cut 2 cans frozen shrimp soup 1 cup milk 1 pound Swiss cheese, grated Freshly-ground black pepper Paprika French bread in 1-inch cubes Steamed shrimp, scallops, King crab or lobster chunks Directions: Rub pot with garlic. Heat soup in pot and beat until smooth. Slowly add milk and beat again. Add […]

Special Dark Fudge Fondue

Ingredients: Assorted fondue dippers such as marshmallows, cherries, grapes, mandarin orange segments, pineapple chunks, strawberries, slices of other fresh fruit, small pieces of cake or small brownies 1/2 cup light cream 2 teaspoons vanilla extract 2 cups(12-oz. pkg.) Hershey’s Special Dark Chocolate Chips Directions: Place chocolate chips and light cream in medium microwave-safe bowl. Microwave […]

Maple Icing

Ingredients: 2 egg whites    1/4 teaspoon salt 1/2 cup maple syrup    1/4 teaspoon cream of tartar 3/4 cup sugar    1 teaspoon vanilla Directions: In top of double boiler, combine first five ingredients. Cook over boiling water, beating constantly with mixer, until mixture stands in peaks. Add vanilla. Continue beating until thick. Spread.

Cranberry Sauce

Ingredients: 1 cup cranberry-raspberry juice 1 cup sugar 1 package (12 ounces) fresh or frozen cranberries, thawed 1 tablespoon lemon juice Directions: In a large saucepan, bring juice and sugar to a boil. Add cranberries; return to a boil. Reduce heat; cover and simmer for 10-15 minutes or until the berries pop, stirring occasionally. Remove […]

Baked Cranberry Sauce

Ingredients: 2 cups fresh or frozen cranberries 1 cup packed brown sugar 1/4 teaspoon ground cloves Directions: Place cranberries in a 1-quart baking dish. Sprinkle with brown sugar and cloves. Cover and bake at 350° for 30-35 minutes. Stir after 15 minutes.

Cinnamon ‘n’ Spice Dip

Ingredients: 2 cups whipped topping 1/4 cup packed brown sugar 1/8 to 1/4 teaspoon ground cinnamon Dash ground nutmeg Assorted fresh fruit Directions: In a small bowl, combine the whipped topping, brown sugar, cinnamon and nutmeg. Serve with fruit.

BLT Dip

Ingredients: 1 pound bacon, cooked, drained, crumbled, and divided 2 (8-ounce) packages cream cheese, softened 2 cups shredded mozzarella cheese 2 cups shredded Fontina cheese 1/2 cup sour cream 1/2 cup mayonnaise 1/2 teaspoon Italian seasoning 1 teaspoon garlic powder 2 tablespoons Dijon mustard Salt and pepper to taste 1 1/2 cups chopped seeded tomatoes […]

BLT Spread

Ingredients: 1 envelope onion soup mix 1 cup real mayonnaise 1 container (8 ounce) sour cream 1 medium tomato, chopped (about 1 cup) 4 slices bacon, crisp cooked and crumbled (about 1/3 cup) Directions: Combine all ingredients in medium bowl; chill, if desired. Spread on sandwiches.

Chunky Peach Spread

Ingredients: 7 medium peaches (2 to 2 1/2 pounds) 1 envelope unflavored gelatin 1/4 cup cold water 1/3 cup sugar 1 tablespoon lemon juice Directions: Fill a large saucepan two-thirds with water; bring to a boil. Cut a shallow “X” on the bottom of each peach. Using tongs, place peaches, a few at a time, […]

Fresh Peach Salsa

Ingredients: 4 medium peaches, peeled and pitted 2 large tomatoes, cut into wedges and seeded 1/2 sweet onion, cut into wedges 1/2 cup fresh cilantro leaves 2 garlic cloves, peeled and crushed 2 cans (4 ounces each) chopped green chilies 4 teaspoons cider vinegar 1 teaspoon lime juice 1/4 teaspoon pepper Baked tortilla chip scoops […]

Cucumber Yogurt Dip

Ingredients: 2 cups yogurt (plain, low-fat) 2 cucumbers (large, peeled, seeded, and grated) 1⁄2 cup sour cream (nonfat) 1 tablespoon lemon juice 1 tablespoon dill (fresh) 1 garlic clove (chopped) 1 cup cherry tomatoes 1 cup broccoli florets 1 cup carrots (baby) Directions: Peel, seed, and grate one cucumber. Slice other cucumber and set aside. […]

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