GIFT: Thanksgiving Cookie Basket From Corso’s Cookies

We received a Thanksgiving cookie bouquet and, though surrounded by piles of food samples requiring tasting, took a moment from the work of the day to relax with a cup of tea and enjoy the hand-decorated turkeys, pumpkins and ears of corn. While many cookie bouquets are sugar cookies—hard and pretty flavorless—Corso’s Cookies produces softer,…
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RECIPE: Ice Cream (Or Frozen Yogurt) Pumpkin Pie

Here’s a different pumpkin pie for your holiday: made with pumpkin ice cream or frozen yogurt. If you’re looking for something special beyond the traditional pumpkin pie, how about an ice cream or frozen yogurt pumpkin pie? This recipe, created by Louise McLane, comes to us from our favorite frozen yogurt purveyor, Sweet Scoops (read…
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GOURMET GIVEAWAY: Superseedz Flavored Pumpkin Seeds

Pumpkin pie, pumpkin bread, pumpkin ice cream, pumpkin scones—what’s the healthiest way to enjoy pumpkin? None of these! But if you win this week’s Gourmet Giveaway prize from Superseedz, you’ll have a healthy and delicious pumpkin snack—lots of it! A a NIBBLE Top Pick Of The Week (read the review and see close-up photos), Superseedz,…
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TIP OF THE DAY: Holiday “Mocktail”

Photo by M. Gillow | IST. For an alcohol-free cocktail for adults and minors during holiday celebrations, mix equal parts of cranberry juice, apple cider and club soda (or ginger ale for a sweeter drink for the kids). Serve the “mocktail” in a wine goblet with an optional cinnamon stick. You can turn the drink…
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KITCHENWARE: Need An Extra Oven For Thanksgiving?

If you have just one oven but lots of side dishes to cook for Thanksgiving, this clever, multi-tiered oven rack may work for you. You can cook multiple dishes at once—the yams, Brussels sprouts and stuffing, for example. The rack, which is 15″ x 11″ x 8¼”, holds up to three levels of heavy casserole…
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