Article: March, 2016

Maple-Lover’s Stuffed French Toast [Video Recipe]

Just can’t get enough maple syrup? Then you’re going to want to try this recipe. We start with our Smoky Maple Links, which are made with real maple syrup.

Then we wrap them in layers of Epicurean Maple Syrup Butter, mascarpone cheese blended with more maple syrup, and French toast bread. Then we dip them in egg and cook them French toast-style.

And, of course, top with more maple syrup. Need we say more?


Culinary DIY: Candied Bacon – Making a Good Thing Even Better

Bacon, bacon, and more bacon. Bacon at every turn.

Has any other sort of meat ever caused such frenzied euphoria?

No, it’s not a cult—too many believers, and more and more converts every day.

The fascination with bacon has exploded exponentially.  It is a mass movement, or—some might say—mass hysteria over salty, smoky strips of lean and fat joined in a marriage made in epicurean heaven.

Culinary DIY: Candied Bacon


Maple Syrup: How Sweet It Is

Some foods just have an affinity for one another. Take pancakes or waffles, for example. They are so inextricably bound to maple syrup that you have to think twice about what else you might put on them—besides butter, of course.


Recipe: Grilled Apples

Who doesn’t love apples? These crunchy, juicy, sweet fruits are a hand-held treat that can be enjoyed straight off the tree. They also make some of the best baked desserts–from apple pies, tarts, and crisps to apple muffins, cakes, and more.

But did you know apples are also great for grilling? Grilled Apples are easy to prepare and full of flavor. They are the perfect accompaniment to grilled pork or poultry and make for a sweet dessert.

Click here for our Grilled Apples recipe!

Grilled Apples

Have you ever had grilled apples? What variety of apple do you use to make grilled apples? Do you add any additional flavors to your grilled apples?

How to Cook with Maple Syrup This March!

March is typically the month that maple trees are tapped  to collect sap—the first step in the maple syrup making process.

In honor of this, we have put together a Tap Into the Flavor of Maple Pinterest board that includes many ways to incorporate maple syrup into your meals this month. Find recipes like Maple Ginger Chicken Thighs, Maple Bacon Pretzel Rods, and myriad other sweet and savory dishes!

Pinterest Maple

Have you cooked with maple syrup before? What is your favorite way to enjoy maple syrup? Have you ever tapped a maple tree?