Recipes: Other Recipes

5-in-One Dough

This versatile dough is a classic recipe – flour, sugar, butter, eggs and milk – perfect for making last-minute treats, both sweet and savory. Because the dough can be refrigerated or frozen, it’s convenient to make it up in advance, then bake for guests who drop in unexpectedly. We provide 5 different ways to bake up the dough, but let your imagination go wild and try some ideas of your own!

All Hallows Pop Corn Munch

A great new twist on trail mix: delicious candy coated popcorn combined with nuts and dried fruit. Make more than 1 batch, it disappears fast!

Apple Brie Pastry Tart

This combination of crisp tart apple slices contrasting with soft, warm cheese makes a tasty brunch entrée or a light luncheon, as well as a delicious snack. Convenient frozen puff pastry, available at the supermarket, minimizes prep time.

Baby Breakfast Frittatas

While these are the perfect main dish for a guest brunch, they’re easy enough to make for a lazy weekend breakfast. The mini springform pan is perfectly sized for a single serving.

BBQ Spritz Crackers

Candy Clay

Cheddar Cheese Spritz Crackers

Chicken Enchilada Rectangle Pizza

All your favorite flavors of the Southwest in a pizza-like tart. Use leftover chicken or buy ready-cooked and diced from the supermarket. The perfect light meal or appetizer!

Chicken Fajita Rectangle Tart

The perfect brunch, lunch or light dinner, the tart can also be cut into smaller appetizer-sized portions for your next gathering of friends.

Chicken Italiano Appetizers

The perfect "finger food" is a breeze to make for your next event. A flavorful sauté of chicken, Parmesan and vegetables, perfectly spiced and baked in a wonton cup.

Chocolate Truffles

The ultimate chocolate candy, yet unbelievably easy to make!

Citrus Avocado Cupcakes

Couscous Vegetable Salad

The perfect centerpiece to a garden luncheon, this shaped salad is both tasty and attractive.

Cream Cheese Mints

Your guests will just love biting into these light, refreshing mints. You’ll just love how easy they are to make!

Dog Biscuits

Making your own dog treats is easy, and assures wholesome goodness through and through. Make plenty … your puppy and his guests will eat them up!

Fanciful Chocolate Fudge

Fudge and other candy are a gift that's always appreciated. When homemade, they're even more appreciated.

Gingerbread Muffins

Nothing like the rich smell of gingerbread baking to gather folks for the holidays. These delicious muffins are flavorful, moist and welcoming.

Gingerbread Truffles

Can't you almost taste Christmas? Everyone will gather round to sample our easy Gingerbread Truffles. They're great to make ahead and have on hand for holiday entertaining.

Gum Glue Adhesive

This easy-to-make mixture is used to attach one fondant or gum paste decoration to another – just brush on to your decorations.

Herb Bread Italiano

Bread is so easy to make, especially when you start with a mix. Add your own personal touch by stirring in herbs and spices.

Lemon Crème Filling

Margarita Cupcakes

Tropical flavor was never easier to do! Frozen drink mix takes the place of water to make a simple-to-do cake mix. Add festive decorations to carry the warm-weather theme.

Mexican Cheese Spread

Here’s a delicious reason to shout "ole!" This full-flavored make-ahead savory "cheesecake" allows you to spend more time with guests and family. Serve with accompanying pita crisps, purchased crackers or tortilla chips.

Mini Cheesecakes with Goat Cheese Sun-Dried Tomato

Elegant little quiches, featuring a savory cheese filling baked in flaky biscuits. So easy and your guests will rave about them.

Peach Melba Filling

Peanut Butter Fudge

This fudge is no fuss to make at all! No need for candy thermometers or special ingredients. Make several batches for easy and inexpensive gift giving!

Pennant Sub Sandwich

Tailgating calls for hearty eating and this king-size sandwich fits the bill. The bread baked in the shaped pan carries the theme, just add any favorite sandwich filling.

People Chow

Snack mixes are always a party favorite. This makes plenty for any size crowd!

Pita Crisps

Nothing beats the fresh taste of these "almost homemade" crackers. And, they're so easy to make. Vary the shape to go with your party theme. Vary the flavor to suit personal taste.

Potato Appetizer Tart

This herb-laced appetizer also makes a tasty side dish or light lunch.

S'mores Cupcakes

S'mores are a campfire favorite, and we've transformed the same favorite flavors into a cupcake that can't be beat! Starting with a cake mix makes preparation easy.

Salsa Cheese Dip

Smooth and creamy, with just a hint of the Southwest, add as much, or as little, zip to this dip by varying the "heat" of the salsa.

Savory Asian Cheesecake

Spicy Pumpkin Spritz Crackers

Touchdown Chili Pie

Baking pans aren't just for cakes. This tasty chili pie enclosed in cornbread will be the hit of any tailgate party. It's the perfect centerpiece of your Super Bowl party, a pre-game dinner for the team or maybe an alumni gathering to watch the big bowl game! Make it as spicy or mild as you like by varying the amount of chili powder and the type of salsa you use.

Turkey Orzo Heart Salad

Add a touch of fun to your next gathering. Mold your salad in a heart-shaped pan and "decorate" with tomatoes or other accompaniments.

White Chocolate Cherry Truffles

A rich, creamy center, flecked with bits of dried cherry, encased in white chocolate. The perfect tea time nibble!

White Chocolate Fudge

White candy is a light delicious treat. Perfect for gift-giving and other occasions.

White Chocolate, Cherry & Pistachio Rounds

White chocolate is blended with coconut and bright tart dried cherries. The richness of pistachios complements the festive flavors and adds a touch of green.

Wholesome Almond Granola

Kids (big and small!) love to snack! This wholesome treat is perfect for that! It's also ideal for gift-giving. Let the snackers help measure ingredients; a grownup should handle the oven duty.

The Public Television cake decorating show providing easy projects for special celebrations. Not intended to replace instructional classes.